Film of the Day: Downton Abbey

Downton Abbey

The long-running period drama, Downton Abbey, gets the big-screen treatment as the Crawley family swap ITV for the silver screen. Long serving cast members Hugh Bonneville, Elizabeth McGovern and Maggie Smith – among a host of others – all retain their roles. 

Get ready for a reunion for the ages as the Crawleys and the help return in the cinematic premiere of the beloved television hit, Downton Abbey. But what occurrence could befit an event of this magnitude? How about a royal visit? The King and Queen themselves are on their way to the estate – and with them scandal, romance and intrigue follow. Will this royal affair end happily? 

Downton Abbey – Friday 8:00pm on Sky Cinema (Premiere).