‘Downton Abbey’ star accuses Paddington Bear of stealing from Queen

Paddington Bear made a shock cameo alongside Queen Elizabeth in a particular skit marking her Platinum Jubilee over the weekend.

After the pair snacked on tea and marmalade sandwiches in a two-minute video, the British teddy is now being referred to as out by “Downton Abbey” star Hugh Bonneville.

Bonneville, 58, — who performed Henry Brown within the “Paddington” movies — jokingly accused the bear of stealing utensils from the 96-year-old monarch.

The “Notting Hill” star tweeted Sunday, “Hmm @paddingtonbear, there’s an unfamiliar teaspoon within the kitchen drawer at 32 Windsor Gardens… any concepts?”

The kids’s literary icon denied any wrongdoing, tweeting again: “I’m sorry I don’t. Mrs Fowl has advised that you simply may wish to ask Simon Farnaby.”

Farnaby, 49, made an look within the “Paddington” films as a safety guard and likewise starred within the Jubilee sketch as a Buckingham Palace footman.

Queen Elizabeth celebrated 70 years as head of state on June 2.
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Hugh Bonneville, Elizabeth McGovern and Laura Carmichael in a scene from "Downton Abbey: A New Era."
Hugh Bonneville, Elizabeth McGovern and Laura Carmichael in a scene from “Downton Abbey: A New Period.”

The skit confirmed Paddington (voiced by Ben Whishaw) having afternoon tea with the Queen and presenting her with a jam sandwich from his trademark crimson hat.

“I all the time maintain one for emergencies,” the bear defined within the clip. The sovereign replied, “So do I,” whereas pulling out a marmalade snack from her purse. “I maintain mine in right here…for later,” she quipped.

The footman then walked over to the palace home windows to see the loving crowds waving flags and shouting their admiration for the Queen.

Paddington politely tipped his hat and congratulated the ruler on her 70 years on the throne, warmly including: “Thanks for every little thing.”

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