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A ‘Downton Abbey’ Movie Is Officially Hitting Theaters Next Year

Who's excited?! Here's what we know so far.

If you’ve been missing The Crawleys and their beautiful “Downton Abbey” estate, fill those tea cups and chop off your hair à la Lady Mary because everything you loved about the show is returning — this time as a movie!

After years of hearing a film was in the works, the official announcement came via the “Downton Abbey” Twitter account, stating that we can expect a movie to begin filming this summer.

Actress Joanne Froggatt, who plays maid Anna Bates in the show, also took to Twitter to confirm the news, thanking fans for their positive reaction to the announcement.

Michelle Dockery, aka Lady Mary (a character not exactly known for kindness or excitement) shared a photo of herself with fellow cast member Laura Carmichael, saying she is thrilled to begin filming.