- March 26, 2015
The next season of the popular TV series of the British television channel ITV “Downton Abbey” will be the last, said its creators.
The author of the script of the series is Julian Fellowes, who wrote the story of an imaginary aristocratic family from 1912 until mid-1920 .
Hugh Bonneville and Elizabeth McGovern perform on the show as Count and Countess of Grantham from the start of filming in 2010.
Since then, the telefilm won many prestigious awards in Britain and abroad.
” Epic Downton was a real adventure for all those who participated in it, “- says Lord Fellowes, who is already working on the script of the new film” The Golden Age “, the scene of which is selected New York.
“We had no idea what would happen when filming the first season. Why is this drama made such an impression on people around the world, of all ages, cultures and nationalities, remains a mystery to me “.
The action in the television movie traditionally occurs in two different planes – in the top and bottom of the manor house, where servants live and work. These two worlds intersect and difficult to continuously interact with each other.
One of the most talked about moments of TV drama was an episode of rape Anna, played by actress Joanne Froggart and sudden death in a car accident, Matthew Crawley, the role of which played Dan Stevens, has caused frustration for many fans of the film.
Intrigue as always
In the fifth and penultimate season as there were dramatic events – Anna and her husband arrested on suspicion of the murder of her abuser, and the head of the house loses his beloved dog.
Over the years, the show took a lot kinoznamenitostey, including Shirley MacLaine, Paul Giamatti and Richard Grant.
“We wanted to close the doors of Downton Abbey in a time when many storylines unravel and until the film a lot of people get pleasure “- says his producer Gareth Neame.
” We promise that in the final season will be, as always, a lot of intrigue, but add to it and the joy of that all know what it’s all finished “.
Peter Finch, director of the TV channel ITV, said that the sixth season will consist of nine episodes and ends with a special finale for Christmas this year.
However, TV drama creators do not exclude the possibility of continuing work on another project, which will continue some storylines “Abbey”.