The sequel to the 2019 film Downton Abbey, Downton Abbey 2 is an upcoming historical drama film. Julian Fellowes, the creator and writer of the television series of the same name, wrote both, while Simon Curtis, who replaced Michael Engler as director of the first film, directed the sequel. The film is set to hit theaters on March 18, 2022.
- Genre: Drama, Romance
- Original Language: English
- Director: Simon Curtis
- Producer: Gareth Neame, Julian Fellowes, Liz Trubridge
- Writer: Julian Fellowes
- Release Date (Theaters): Mar 18, 2022 Wide
- Production Co: Carnival Film & Television Ltd., Universal Pictures
After the first film’s release in 2019, creator Julian Fellowes and the actors announced that they had already begun planning a sequel. Fellowes was expected to start working on it in January 2020, after completing the screenplay for the drama series The Gilded Age. In September 2020, Jim Carter, who portrays Carson, claimed that the sequel’s screenplay had been completed, and Hugh Bonneville, who plays Robert, indicated in an interview with BBC Radio 2 in February 2021 that the film will be filmed once the cast and crew had been vaccinated for COVID-19.
Principal filming was set to take place in Hampshire, England, from June 12 to August 12, 2021, however, Deadline Hollywood revealed that production began in mid-April 2021. Elizabeth McGovern confirmed the completion of filming on Instagram on July 16, 2021.
- Hugh Bonneville as Robert Crawley, Earl of Grantham
- Jim Carter as Charles Carson
- Michelle Dockery as Lady Mary Crawley
- Elizabeth McGovern as Cora Crawley, Countess of Grantham
- Maggie Smith as Violet Crawley, Dowager Countess of Grantham
- Hugh Dancy
The main cast from the previous film is anticipated to reprise their roles. Hugh Dancy, Laura Haddock, Nathalie Baye, and Dominic West will join the ensemble in roles that have yet to be revealed.
The release date for Downton Abbey 2 was originally planned for December 22, 2021, however it was then pushed back to March 18, 2022.
So, let’s get down to business and answer some related questions!
Will there be another Downton Abbey Movie 2?
In 2022, a sequel to Downton Abbey will be released in theaters.
The saga of the Crawley family is far from over.
Where can I watch Downton Abbey 2?
The film Downton Abbey is available to watch on HBO Max. With a premium membership or HBO add-on, it’s also available on Hulu and Prime Video. Peacock and Prime Video have all six seasons of the show accessible to watch. 19 April 2021
Will Matthew Goode be in Downton Abbey 2?
Yes, Michelle Dockery reprises her role as Mary Talbot, Matthew Goode reprises his role as Henry Talbot, Maggie Smith reprises her role as Violet Crawley, Dowager Countess of Grantham, and Hugh Bonneville reprises his role as Robert Crawley, Earl of Grantham in Downton Abbey 2.
Is Downton Abbey based on a true story?
‘Downton Abbey’ isn’t based on a factual story, to be sure. Characters like Violet Crawley and Isobel Crawley don’t exist in history books. Julian Fellowes developed the series, which is based on a script he co-wrote with Shelagh Stephenson and Tina Pepler.
Who does Lady Edith marry in Downton Abbey?
Bertie is the proprietor of Brancaster Castle in Northumberland, which is owned by Herbert Pelham, 7th Marquess of Hexham. He is Peter’s second cousin once removed, and he worked as Brancaster’s agent under Peter. He married Edith Crawley on New Year’s Eve 1925 and became the stepfather of Edith’s daughter, Marigold.
Why is Downton Abbey not on Amazon Prime?
What happened to Amazon Prime’s ‘Downton Abbey? NBCUniversal’s new subscription service Peacock, which will launch on July 15, will take up the rights to watch the historical series from Amazon. Since the show’s debut in 2010, NBC has reaped the benefits of its success.
What happened to Ethel’s baby in Downton Abbey?
Ethel bids her son farewell. Ethel eventually took the difficult choice to let her son’s grandparents to take him back with them. On her behalf, Isobel had called the Bryants. Mr. Bryant had been keeping an eye on Ethel and was well aware of her lifestyle.
Downton Abbey 2 Release Dates
|Argentina||17 March 2022|
|Netherlands||17 March 2022|
|Lithuania||18 March 2022|
|Sweden||18 March 2022|
|USA||18 March 2022|
Also Known As (AKA)
|(original title)||Downton Abbey 2|
|Bulgaria (Bulgarian title)||Имението Даунтън 2|
|Lithuania||Dauntono abatija 2|
|Russia||Аббатство Даунтон 2|