When Queen Elizabeth, about whom “The Crown” tells the story, died on September 8, the creators announced that they would temporarily suspend work on the set of the sixth series. This one is supposed to be the last one. Before that, however, we’ll see what they’ve already shot in the fifth.
“The Crown” – the release date is here. It will be about the breakup of Diana and Karol
During the TUDUM event, Netflix shared, among others return dates of the most popular productions. Thanks to this, we know that the fifth season of “The Crown” will be available on the website on November 9.
In the new episodes, the cast is changed once again (as happened after the second series). This time, Queen Elizabeth II will be played by Imelda Staunton, known for example from “Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix”. At her side we will see an actor who previously appeared in such productions as “The Two Popes” or “The Wife”, Jonathan Pryce as Prince Philip. Lady Di is played by an actress with Polish roots, Elizabeth Debicki (“Codename UNCLE”, “Tenet”), and Prince Charles Dominic West (“The Affair”). In the video below you can see the first fragment of the series with the participation of the last two. You need to rewind the material to 20:16:
The fifth series of “The Crown” will also feature, among others, Lesley Manville as Princess Margaret and Olivia Williams as Camilla Parker Bowles. Anna Antonowicz and Michał Więcławski also joined the cast, although it is not known yet what characters they will play.