We’ve been waiting for a glimpse of Focus Features’ upcoming full length feature film based on Downton Abbey, and today we finally have a teaser trailer.
— Downton Abbey (@DowntonAbbey) December 14, 2018
Focus Features says:
You are cordially invited to return to Downton Abbey. Only in theaters 2019. #DowntonAbbeyFilm
The television series Downton Abbey followed the lives of the Crawley family and the servants who worked for them at the turn of the 20th century in an Edwardian English country house. Over its 6 seasons, the series garnered 3 Golden Globe Awards, 15 Primetime Emmy Awards, 69 Emmy nominations in total, making Downton Abbey the most nominated non-US television show in the history of the Emmys – even earning a Special BAFTA award and a Guinness World Record for the highest critically rated TV show along the way.
The cast for the Downton Abbey film includes Hugh Bonneville, Laura Carmichael, Jim Carter, Brendan Coyle, Michelle Dockery, Kevin Doyle, Joanne Froggatt, Matthew Goode, Harry Hadden-Paton, Robert James-Collier, Allen Leech, Phyllis Logan, Elizabeth McGovern, Sophie McShera, Lesley Nicol, Penelope Wilton, and Dame Maggie Smith.
Imelda Staunton, Geraldine James, Simon Jones, David Haig, Tuppence Middleton, Kate Phillips and Stephen Campbell Moore have also joined the cast.
Downton Abbey is currently eyeing a September 20th 2019 release date.