The British historic drama is set to reboot after a long gap of 5 years. The series maker, Julian Fellowes, is believed to make the show more glamourous than ever before!
Over the years, British historical drama ‘Downton Abbey’ not only set an example for all other series in this genre but has also inspired designers and become a trendsetter for millennials in terms of style.
From Lady Mary’s Chanel’s influenced chic style to Cora’s exotic grace, the women’s costumes of ‘Downton Abbey’ portray their characters’ expressions. They are masterpieces in themselves.
- Show creator Julian Fellowes to start working on the sequel!
- Possible plot of season 7
- What makes ‘Downton Abbey’ so attractive?
- Here’s how you can watch the ‘Downton Abbey’ movie online
This time, get ready to indulge yourselves in designer Anna Marie Scott Robin’s extravagance designs as reports say that ‘Downton Abbey’ is getting ready for season 7, finally, after 5 years.
Show creator Julian Fellowes to start working on the sequel!
5 Years after the last season of the ‘Downton Abbey’ series, show creator Julian Fellowes gifted the audience a spin-off movie of the show. Released in September 2019, in ‘Downton Abbey’ the movie, Fellowes drew inspiration from King George and Queen Mary’s 4-day-long visit to Yorkshire, where ‘Downton’ is located.
The movie outstripped three-time Oscar winner film ‘Brokeback Mountain’ in the box office with a collection of $194 million.
When asked about season 7 of the series or a sequel of the spin-off movie, Julian Fellowes told a reporter, “Not until I finish scripting for ‘The Gilded Age’”. Sooner or later, a new chapter of ‘Downton Abbey’ is coming soon.
The possible plot of season 7
The show has been praised multiple times for delivering past events and placing the facts in an unbiased manner.
Although it is not confirmed by the showmakers or the network yet, rumours are that the timeline of ‘Downton Abbey’ Season 7 will be around World War II.
What makes ‘Downton Abbey’ so attractive?
Considered one of the most googled shows of all time and most-watched drama in PBS, ‘Downton Abbey’ won the hearts of millions of people. According to Forbes, the show averaged 13.3 million viewers in season 4 and its season 6 premiere episode drew 9.9 million views. So, generally, the question arises what is it about ‘Downton Abbey’ that attracts people so much? What makes the story about the early 20th-century British aristocracy so attractive?
According to Jennifer Nesbitt, associate professor of English at Penn State York, people all over the world always have a fascination with the old society and its regulations. The show—regardless of being about aristocrats of 20th-century Britain—is relatable. It offers a nostalgic view or a simplified version of our current social dynamics.
Here’s how you can watch the ‘Downton Abbey’ movie online
After the wide popularity of the series, ‘Downton Abbey’s’ spin-off movie finally released in September 2019 in the UK, after 4 years of the release of season 6.
Although due to the coronavirus pandemic the movie release has been stalled in many countries, fans can now stream it on Amazon Prime by purchasing it for $19.99. Also, anyone can enjoy this saga on HBO.
What are your expectations from ‘Downton Abbey’s’ new season? Do you want to watch a series or would you prefer a sequel to the movie? Let us know in the comments section below.