This should end this week on a high note. After having deserted the Netflix catalog – for a while now – in favor of its competitor Amazon Prime Video, “Downton Abbey” is preparing to make its comeback. And as good news never comes alone, it is not just one or two seasons in a dribble that are invited to the platform at the legendary “Toudoum”, but indeed the entire series. And this, from August 15th. What to rejoice the fans of the British program who are already impatient to find the members of the Crawley family and their servants.
“Downton Abbey 2”, soon in theaters
The series created by Julian Fellowes seems to arrive at the right time on Netflix, since the theatrical release of the film “Downton Abbey 2” is scheduled for Christmas 2021. Thus leaving time for latecomers and other viewers who would have missed out on this phenomenon. ‘swallow up all the seasons, one by one. If the plot of this second part is still mysterious, the casting is now known to all. Indeed, all of the actors have agreed to return to the studios, assisted by a handful of new recruits. Besides Hugh Dancy and Laura Haddock, fans will meet Dominic West – they will also discover in the skin of Prince Charles in seasons 5 and 6 of “The Crown” -, as well as the French actress, Nathalie Baye. The latter will give the reply to Maggie Smith by playing one of Violet Crawley’s old friends. Appointments are made.