WATCH: Will Poulter Tipped For Downton Abbey Appearance?

Downton Abbey are no strangers to having celebrities making guest appearances and according to resident cast member Ed Speelers, Will Poulter should be the next actor to make a cameo.

With Richard E.Grant set to appear in a few episodes of the new series of the hit ITV period drama, EntertainmentWise quizzed Ed, who plays the role of footman Jimmy in Downton Abbey about who he would like to see next.

Speaking to us at the premiere of his new film, Plastic, the actor said: "Will Poulter."

Ed has revealed that he would like to see Will Poulter on Downton Abbey (WENN)

Hmm, we could see Will causing a bit of mayhem downstairs.

Ed also spoke about the possibility of Jimmy finding love this series. He said: "I hope so."

And whilst we wait to see what the next series has in store, Ed revealed that he has already begun filming for the successful drama. 

He told us: "Yeah I've been shooting that. It's been great."

On the subject of Downton Abbey, Michelle Dockery, who plays the role of Lady Mary, insisted that she has no plans to quit the show. In an interview on This Morning, the actress said: "I am sticking with the show for however long the producers want it to go. We don't know how long it's going to go on for. We're on series five now."

She added: "What's great is that we have six months of the year to do other things in between so I am still here and whatever opportunities come up, then I will go with it."

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