‘Downton Abbey’ with American accents is just WEIRD – watch!

Some TV shows should never have an American remake – and here’s the proof that Downton Abbey definitely needs to be added to that list.

Cast members Michelle Dockery, Allen Leech and Hugh Bonneville appeared on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert a while back and host Stephen Colbert dared them to perform the script from an actual Downton Abbey scene, with American accents!

It’s really weird – and pretty hilarious.

Watch the clip:


The second Downton movie is set to finally arrive in cinemas this spring.

A brand new trailer for Downton Abbey: A New Era has just been released.

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Downton Abbey: The Complete Collection box set is available on DVD on Amazon.