The Crown Season 3 (Finally!) Gets November Premiere Date at Netflix

Queen Elizabeth played by Olivia Colman

It's time for a new queen to take the throne. sort of. The third season of the show will continue to follow the life of Queen Elizabeth II, but the entire show has been recast to allow for the time jump.

Written bt Peter Morgan, the third season will have a new cast from the previous two season.

The first look at the hugely anticipated third season of The Crown has arrived - showing Olivia Colman (plus her corgi sidekicks) poised to succeed Claire Foy as Queen Elizabeth II.

Netflix also released the first footage of Colman in character as the Queen.

As we said, Colman will take the lead, while Tobias Menzies plays Prince Philip and Helena Bonham Carter takes on the role of Princess Margaret.

Emma Corrin joins the cast as Princess Diana, and Emerald Fennell has been cast as Camilla Parker Bowles, who is now the Duchess of Cornwall.

Erin Doherty stars as Princess Anne, Marion Bailey as The Queen Mother and Jason Watkins as Prime Minister Harold Wilson in the series, which runs through until 1977. It spans the years 1964-77, during the Swinging '60s and through the '70s, up to the cusp of Margaret Thatcher's election as prime minister in 1979.

Unsurprisingly, the latest "Crown" news has gone down a storm with fans.

A fourth season of the series is also in production, but Netflix did not say when that would premiere.

Seasons 1 and 2 are now available for streaming on Netflix.



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