Tantalising first glimpse of The Crown blockbuster and rare images
With sumptuous costumes, lavish sets and an all-star cast, royal drama The Crown is one of the most anticipated, not to mention expensive, TV series in history. See first glimpse of series and rare images.
Helena Bonham Carter Looks Spot-On In Her First Photo In "The Crown"
Helena Bonham Carter will be depicting Princess Margaret in the third season of The Crown, replacing Vanessa Kirby. A picture of Olivia Colman as the Queen was released on Monday.
The Crown's Claire Foy scoffs a pastry during filming for season two
Claire Foy broke the stiff British reserve required of her character for one fleeting moment, as she scoffed a puff pastry during filming in London for the second series of the hit Netflix series on Monday.
Andy Serkis’ Breathe recounts the remarkable love story between Robin Cavendish (Andrew Garfield), a man struck down by polio in the prime of his youth, and his extraordinary wife Diana (Claire Foy). Inspired by conversations with the real Diana, who the actress sees as “a woman who, once she’s committed to something, would never go back on her vows and pledges,” Claire Foy creates a remarkably complex character whose courage is never a sacrifice. Throughout her career, Foy has…
A Backward Glance: Edith Wharton & Film
Edith Wharton's novels & stories have been adapted into period dramas more times than you'd guess. Here's a list of the films & a look at her autobiography.
Fact Vs. Fiction: Princess Margaret's 'Raunchy' Marriage (Affairs! A Love Child!) on The Crown
Season Two of The Crown depicts the "raunchy" romance of Princess Margaret and Antony Armstrong-Jones in swinging London in the 1960s
The Crown: The Official Companion, Volume 1 by Robert Lacey: 9781524762285 | PenguinRandomHouse.com: Books
About The Crown: The Official Companion, Volume 1 The official companion to the Emmy-winning Netflix drama chronicling the reign of Queen Elizabeth II, and starring Claire Foy and John Lithgow, The Crown by Peter Morgan, featuring additional historical background and beautifully reproduced archival photos and show stills Elizabeth Mountbatten never expected her father to die so suddenly, so young, leaving her with a throne to fill and a global institution to govern. Crowned at…