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The Crown (2016 - 2020)

The Crown (2016 - 2020)





Critic Consensus: No consensus yet.

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The Crown tells the inside story of two of the most famous addresses in the world -- Buckingham Palace and 10 Downing Street - and the intrigues, love lives and machinations behind the great events that shaped the second half of the 20th century. Two houses, two courts, one Crown.

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Critics Consensus: Whatever historical liberties The Crown takes in its fourth season are easily forgiven thanks to the sheer power of its performances - particularly Gillian Anderson's imposing take on The Iron Lady and newcomer Emma Corrin's embodiment of a young Princess Diana.

2020, Netflix, 10 episodes

Critics Consensus: Olivia Colman shines, but as The Crown marches on in reliably luxurious fashion through time it finds space for the characters around her, providing ample opportunity for the appealing ensemble to gleam, too.

2019, Netflix, 10 episodes

Critics Consensus: The Crown continues its reign with a self-assured sophomore season that indulges in high drama and sumptuous costumes.

2017, Netflix, 10 episodes

Critics Consensus: Powerful performances and lavish cinematography make The Crown a top-notch production worthy of its grand subject.

2016, Netflix, 10 episodes


Claire Foy
as Queen Elizabeth II
Olivia Colman
as Queen Elizabeth II
Vanessa Kirby
as Princess Margaret
Tobias Menzies
as Prince Philip
Matt Smith
as Prince Philip
Helena Bonham Carter
as Princess Margaret
Jason Watkins
as Harold Wilson
Josh O'Connor
as Prince Charles
Erin Doherty
as Princess Anne
Marion Bailey
as Queen Mother
Emma Corrin
as Lady Diana Spencer
Emerald Fennell
as Camilla Shand
Charles Dance
as Louis Mountbatten
Gillian Anderson
as Margaret Thatcher
Derek Jacobi
as Duke of Windsor
Geraldine Chaplin
as Duchess of Windsor
Elizabeth Debicki
as Princess Diana
Jared Harris
as King George VI
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