The Crown (2016– )

TV Series  |  TV-MA  |   |  Drama, History

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Follows the political rivalries and romance of Queen Elizabeth II's reign and the events that shaped the second half of the 20th century.



  • Claire Foy at an event for The Crown (2016)
  • Vanessa Kirby and Billy Jenkins at an event for The Crown (2016)
  • Matt Smith and Claire Foy in The Crown (2016)
  • Matt Smith and Claire Foy in The Crown (2016)
  • Matt Smith and Claire Foy in The Crown (2016)
  • John Lithgow and Claire Foy in The Crown (2016)

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Cast & Crew

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Peter Morgan

Did You Know?


Several actresses in the series have previously played other English queens. Claire Foy (Queen Elizabeth II) starred as Anne Boleyn in Wolf Hall (2015). As well as this, Victoria Hamilton (Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother) played Queen Victoria in Victoria & Albert (2001). Eileen Atkins, who is playing Queen Mary of Teck for ... ...


John Lithgow as Churchill is 6'4" tall, however Churchill was in reality only 5'8" tall.


Plot Summary


Drama | History

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