Downton Abbey is a 2010 British historical drama series. It depicts the life of the wealthy, aristocratic Crawley family. There are 6 seasons for the TV series. All six seasons of Downton Abbey are currently available to stream on Amazon Prime. Will Downton Abbey Season 7 comeback? The last one was released in 2015 and there have been no further updates regarding the continuation of the series.
The reason for its success is its realistic depiction of events in British History. It is well organized and relevant to the life of 20th century aristocrats.
The series shows the impact of various events on families and their journeys to solve their issues. After six successful seasons, Downton Abbey critics were expecting a seventh season. Many fans have written to us asking about what’s in store for this series and its characters.
IMDb provides a clearer picture of online reviews. The average rating is from 8.7 (mean) to 8.9 (median). This is a very good rating for a series that ran for 6 seasons. Most seasons don’t go well after the first or second sequels.
Downton Abbey Seasons
In its first season, Downton Abbey aired 7 episodes from September 26 to November 7. The second season of Downton Abbey was released on September 18 and finished on December 25. There are eight episodes in total including one-off shows.
To date, the series has released three seasons with nine episodes each. All seasons were released in 9-episode packages with the first episode being released on September 21, 2014, and the last one December 25, 2015.
As everyone knows, the latest season of Downton Abbey premiered in September 2018, and fans around the world are wondering what is in store for our favorite aristocratic family.
Downton Abbey Season 7: Release Date
There has been no official announcement regarding the release of Season 7. Season 6 ended in 2015 and after that a film was released in 2019. However, the sequel to 2019 Downton Abbey, Downton Abbey 2 is currently in talks and updates regarding its release are constantly coming out. The sequel was scheduled for release in December this year but has been postponed due to the pandemic.
Now, the new release date is set for March 18, 2022, perhaps because it avoids the crowds of films scheduled for release at Christmas. season 7 of the television series might not be coming anytime soon as the sequel to the film itself will be released in March of next year.
Downton Abbey Season 7: Expected Plot
Reportedly, one of the casts during an interview with The Report revealed that season 7 will consist of events from the post-World War II era to modern times. Therefore, there is a high chance that season 7 will be set right after World War II. Viewers look forward to the changes and insights it brings into the country’s history.
The expected plot was supposed to be events that took place after 1925. However, the 2019 Downton Abbey film covers events after 1925. It shows a story of the Crawley family during a royal visit.
Since the film has covered the 1927 visit, there must be a different scope for the Season 7 TV Series. It could be post-1927 events. It also depends on the sequel to the 2019 film.
Currently, the plot of the sequel and other details are still unclear. There has been no official announcement either. Downton Abbey Season 7, if it does come will focus on more historically prominent events.
Therefore, the events of World War 2 in the plot are the most speculated. This may indicate the life of aristocratic society in the first half of the 1900s. Back in those days, nobility was considered very high in society. They enjoyed their high status in society.
Even though they don’t directly rule, they have a lot of influence in their respective countries. The Crawleys are one of them. The Earl and Countess of Grantham had maximum influence over the household.
So, there will be a clash of power and confusion in the household. Some of the interesting aspects shown are the clashes between the members of the family and their staff. Housemaids have their own conflicts and trifling issues. Subplots can be used to add intensity to thei main plots in its general story.
Downton Abbey Season 7 Trailer
Due to the absence of updates, the season 7 trailer is not available. for readers who want to watch this series, we have provide a link to the Downton Abbey trailer from the previous season here. Enjoy!