Olivia Colman The Crown – Actress To Play Queen Elizabeth II In Upcoming Seasons
The next two seasons haven’t been officially ordered, but Variety says that early pre-production is already underway.
The series tells the inside story of Queen Elizabeth II’s reign, as the fragile social order established after the Second World War breaks apart. It is based upon Peter Morgan’s play ‘The Audience’, and Morgan is the series creator.
Beginning with soldiers in Her Majesty’s Armed Forces fighting an illegal war in Egypt, and ending with the downfall of her third Prime Minister, Harold Macmillan,