The Crown it has become one of the original Netflix productions followed by millions of fans around the world, as well as being one of the most expensive. This successful series was created and written by Peter Morgan and deals with the life of the current British monarch, Elizabeth II. Its enormous success is due to its resemblance to reality.
The first two seasons had the participation of Claire Foy as Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom and Matt Smith as Prince Philip of Edinburgh, who had a positive review and captivated the audience from the first chapter.
Because in the third season there will be a jump in time it is necessary to change the performers, so Olivia Colman's participation in the role of the queen has been confirmed, as well as the possible participation of Helena Bonham Carter as Princess Margaret of the United Kingdom, Isabel's younger sister and who would replace the actress Vanessa Kirby.
For the role of Prince Philip several names had been mentioned, among them Paul Bettany; but nevertheless, The Daily Mail He recently reported that it would be actor Hugh Laurie who would take over in the following season.
His chemistry on the screen was the reason
Laurie is famous for having played for several years one of the most respected doctors on television, the Dr. House and, in fact, he had previously collaborated with Colman in the series Infiltration (The Night Manager), a thriller of espionage based on the work of John LeCarré.
Undoubtedly, Netflix is throwing the house out the window and bet on the success of the next part of the series, inviting actors of international stature to participate, which surely will not disappoint us. What do you think? Do you like the new cast?