TV Series | TV-MA | | Drama, History
Follows the political rivalries and romance of Queen Elizabeth II's reign and the events that shaped the second half of the 20th century.
In mid-2017 the British tabloids reported that Queen Elizabeth II had watched the series on the insistence of her son Edward Wessex, and reportedly "really liked it, although obviously there were some depictions of events that she found too heavily dramatized. Claire Foy later stated she was skeptical of the rumors. During Elizabeth's 2017 Christmas address she referenced and included a clip of her first televised address, an event recently depicted in The Crown: Marionettes (2017).
John Lithgow as Churchill is 6'4" tall, however Churchill was in reality only 5'8" tall.
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