‘Downton Abbey’ Creator Julian Fellowes Teams With Netflix for ‘The English Game’

Netflix is partnering with Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes for a new soccer origins drama, The English Game. Fellowes will write the six-part drama detailing the invention of modern soccer from a rudimentary game that grew across class lines into the world’s most popular sport with 240 million active players around the world. Netflix is producing with London-based 42. – Ariston Anderson, The Hollywood Reporter https://ift.tt/2HKBmiq