NBCUniversal International has officially announced that a Downton Abbey movie is in the works. This is what we know about it so far:
- Production will start in 2018.
- The announcement was made by NBC Studios president Michael Edelstein while speaking at the Downton Abbey: The Exhibition tour in Singapore.
- They will try to get all 20 cast members to return for the feature film.
- There is an initial script from Julian Fellowes, but it's still being worked on.
- This movie has been in the 'works' for a while.
- The announcement came as a surprise to main cast members who were not given a heads up before the news broke!