Friday, September 09, 2022

“The Crown” Shuts Down

Out of 'respect', the award-winning TV series "The Crown" has temporarily shut down production on new episodes featuring their take of the British 'royals' with Season Five starring Imelda Staunton as 'Queen Elizabeth II', ready to stream in late 2022 on Netflix:

Lesley Manville will play the Queen's younger sister 'Princess Margaret'.

Jonathan Pryce will portray 'Prince Philip' the 'Duke of Edinburgh'...

...Elizabeth Debicki as 'Princess Diana'...

 ...and Jonny Lee Miller as Brit Prime Minister 'John Major'.

In Season Four, directed by Stephen Daldry,  Emma Corrin played 'Lady Diana Spencer', Olivia Colman as 'Elizabeth' and Gillian Anderson as 'Margaret Thatcher'.

"Events depicted include the break-in at 'Buckingham Palace' and the 1989 supersonic flight on the 'Concorde'..."

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