Filmmakers share the first full trailer for “Downton Abbey,” the much-anticipated movie spin-off of the hit TV series.
As it was being speculated from recent teasers of the upcoming film that some huge festive preparations were going on at the estate of Downton and its finally been revealed in the newly released trailer.
The trailer gives a glimpse of the Crawley family and their army of servants preparing for the unexpected visit, which prompts Michelle Dockery’s Lady Mary to ask retired head butler, Carson (Jim Carter), to return to the estate.
Have a look at the Crawleys preparing for a visit from the King and Queen in the first trailer of the film; It’s going to be a tense drama for sure as trailer predicts layers of stories interwoven in the Royals’ visit.
— Downton Abbey (@DowntonAbbey) May 21, 2019
The film features the period drama’s biggest stars returning to the big screen, including Hugh Bonneville, Maggie Smith, Laura Carmichael, Penelope Wilton, and Elizabeth McGovern, as well as Dockery and Carter.
It will also feature new addition of cast members that include Imelda Staunton and Tuppence Middleton. Bonneville unveiled a look at the cast in a tweet on Monday.
— Hugh Bonneville (@hughbon) May 20, 2019
It will take you back in 20th century, in which the original series was set. The film is slated for released in the UK on 13th September and in the US on 20th September.