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'Downton Abbey: A New Era' Interviews With Allen Leech, Laura Carmichael And More

The entire cast returns to the English countryside in “Downton Abbey: A New Era,” and CinemaBlend’s Mike Reyes got the privilege of discussing all of the behind-the-scenes details with stars Allen Leech, Laura Carmichael, Joanne Froggatt and Phyllis Logan, as well as Creator Julian Fellowes. Watch as they dive into filming a movie within a movie, the excursion to the South of France, and what they’d like to see in “Downton Abbey 3,” should it happen.
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“Downton Abbey: A New Era”: Where Else Have We Seen Allen Leech?

Get ready to see the Crawleys again! A new Downton Abbey movie, titled Downton Abbey: A New Era, is set to be released next year, with most of the cast expected to reprise their roles. The upstairs people will once again be played by Hugh Bonneville as Lord Grantham, Laura Carmichael as Lady Edith, Michelle Dockery as Lady Mary, and Elizabeth McGovern, the Countess of Grantham. Maggie Smith (Cousin Violet) and Penelope Wilton (Isobel Grey, Lady Merton) are also appearing in the movie. The downstairs people, led by Jim Carter’s Mr. Carson, are back to playing their roles from the series. News of a second Downton movie had been around ever since the first one came out, but things were only really confirmed when a teaser trailer finally came out a few weeks ago.

J.K. Simmons, Allen Leech And Fernanda Urrejola To Star In ‘The Woods’

EXCLUSIVE: J.K. Simmons, Allen Leech and Fernanda Urrejola have signed to star in the thriller The Woods. Isabelle Anay is also on board. Michelle Schumacher will direct from a screenplay she co-wrote with Carolyn Carpenter. Randle Schumacher will produce for Rubber Tree Productions. The film centers on a teenage girl suffering from anxiety due to a tragic event from her past who finds herself hunted through the woods by a sociopath on a murderous rampage. “I didn’t want to play any truly scary bad guys when our kids were young, partly because of how it might affect them if they saw the...