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Elizabeth Debicki on Waiting Six Years to Portray Princess Diana on ‘The Crown’

As prep for season two of Netflix’s The Crown started in 2016, Elizabeth Debicki went to audition for a small part on the upcoming season. Little did she know that this audition would get her cast as Princess Diana years later in seasons five and six of the series. But due to the pandemic, her […]

‘The Crown’ Star Dominic West on Portraying Charles: “You Can’t Make Moral Judgments”

Playing a real person is a daunting task for any actor but with the added pressure of playing a member of the British royal family, actor Dominic West had some reservations before he said yes to portraying the then-Prince Charles. In season five of Netflix’s The Crown, created by Peter Morgan, West plays Charles in […]

New ‘Girl’: Claire Foy Opens Up on Politics, Fears and Her Dark Journey From The Queen to Lisbeth Salander

A walking tour of Washington, D.C., with Emmy winner (for playing the Queen on 'The ?Crown') Claire Foy, who now takes on a strikingly different version of female power (and the pressure of a studio franchise) in 'The ?Girl in the? Spider's Web.'

‘The Crown’: Petition Urges Star Matt Smith to Donate Pay Disparity to Time’s Up

A Care2 petition is calling on the 'Doctor Who' alum to take action after he was paid more for his role as Prince Philip than leading lady Claire Foy earned as Queen Elizabeth.

Emmys: How ‘Handmaid’s Tale’ Costume Designer Showed “Mental Oppression” Via Shoes

That's just one of the secrets revealed by six costume designers from shows including 'This Is Us' and 'The Crown' as they approached similar ideas — status-defining accessories, 1970s staples and adorned gowns — in diverse ways.

Claire Foy in Early Talks to Star in ‘The Girl in the Spider’s Web’

The actress plays Queen Elizabeth on Netflix's 'The Crown.'