On Friday, Anglophiles rejoiced to study that the “Downton Abbey” movie is lastly going into manufacturing.
However not each character is headed again to Highclere Fortress.
Lily James, who performed Woman Rose, advised Individuals journal that she wouldn’t be in the movie.
“My character Rose moved off to New York, so it will be farfetched to convey her again,” she says.
James, 29, has had a profitable movie profession since leaving PBS’s “Downton.” She appeared in “Child Driver” reverse Ansel Elgort, performs the younger Meryl Streep in the forthcoming camp fest “Mamma Mia!: Right here We Go Once more” and is at the moment filming a top-secret Danny Boyle movie.
But she says that her absence from the “Downton” movie was not a matter of discovering the time to do it.
“I’d have beloved to come back again for a scene, however for a movie, it could’t be like a Christmas particular and it must be a centered storyline. There was no area for Rose.”
In the meantime, James’ former co-stars Michelle Dockery (Woman Mary) and Joanne Froggatt (Anna) have tweeted that they’re “thrilled” and “delighted” to be again on set.