Angels As part of Netflix’s virtual Tudum event, the streaming provider announced when the fifth season of the hit series The Crown will begin. As in the third season, new actors will play the royals.
The highly-anticipated fifth season of Netflix’s The Crown premieres on November 9. The streaming giant gave up on Saturday Twitter and known as part of the Netflix virtual event Tudum. British Imelda Staunton (66) takes on the role Queen Elizabeth II. Previously, Claire Foy and Olivia Colman played the monarch.
Jonathan Pryce plays her husband Prince Philip. Prince Charles and Lady Diana are played by Dominic West and Elizabeth Debicki. Under construction since 2016 Netflix British Royal Lives in his award-winning series. The first two seasons dealt with the Queen’s early years amid family scandals and political crises. The fifth season is said to be set in the early 1990s, when Prince Charles and Lady Diana’s relationship continued to deteriorate.
Elizabeth II died on September 8 at the age of 96. Following the Queen’s death, Netflix’s The Crown had its highest viewership in 2008, according to a media report. Great Britain increased significantly.