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The Crown

  1. rule britannia
    Matt Smith Remembers the Late Duke of Edinburgh: ‘Prince Philip Was the Man’“99 and out, but what an innings.”
  2. rule britannia
    The Crown Star Tobias Menzies Honors Prince Philip With a Wee Bit of Shakespeare“O good old man!”
  3. vulture bets on berry
    Only Matt Berry Can Play Boris Johnson on The CrownJust imagine him in that wig.
  4. oh how they’ll talk
    We’re Ready to Be Scandalized by Emma Corrin in Lady Chatterley’s LoverThe D.H. Lawrence novel was banned across the globe for obscenity, and we couldn’t be more excited.
  5. crossovers
    In Meghan and Harry’s Oprah Interview, Two TV Worlds CollidedWith its invocation of streaming-era giant The Crown, Oprah Winfrey’s old-school broadcast event merged two ends of the TV spectrum.
  6. golden globes 2021
    Gillian Anderson Is Watching the Sun Rise Over Prague AloneSure, she won, but at what cost?
  7. chat room
    The Crown’s Emma Corrin Is Waiting for Elizabeth Debicki’s Call“That’s a decision she has to make for herself.”
  8. conscious uncoupling
    British Power Couple Gillian Anderson and Peter Morgan Reportedly SplitAt least they got through The Crown together.
  9. fact or fiction?
    U.K. Culture Secretaries Think Netflix Needs to Clearly Label The Crown FictionWell, it’s now reached the parliamentary committee stage.
  10. close reads
    The Crown’s ‘Balmoral Test’ Barbours Are Not Just JacketsMargaret Thatcher’s and Princess Diana’s outerwear choices offer a window into their relationships to power.
  11. vulture lists
    22 Actors Who Were in Both The Crown and The Iron LadyA veritable feast of middle-aged British character actors.
  12. girls on film
    Behind The Crown’s Best Diana Needle DropsMusic supervisor Sarah Bridge walks us through the season four music cues that define the princess’ rise into the Royal Family.
  13. god save the streaming
    Helena Bonham Carter Thinks The Crown Has a ‘Moral Responsibility’ to Be Fiction“I do feel very strongly.”
  14. windsor woes
    The Crown Found Its Scoundrel in CharlesIf the Netflix series once wanted us to see the prince as a sensitive man dragged along by an unfeeling system, it certainly doesn’t anymore.
  15. rankings
    Prince Charles’s Most Punchable Moments in Season 4 of The Crown, RankedJosh O’Connor, we’re so sorry, sweetie.
  16. last night on late night
    John Mulaney May or May Not Care Very Much About the Royal Family“Who did what in where now?”
  17. close reads
    Princess Diana Exposes The Crown’s Great Uncrossable ChasmSeason four brilliantly illuminates, through the arrival of Diana, how impossible it is to connect with the royal family, even for those within it.
  18. how everything works
    How The Crown Made Gillian Anderson Look Like Margaret ThatcherThat wig was as hard, and as hard to make, as it looks.
  19. explainers
    The Crown Fan’s Guide to Margaret ThatcherDid she really not get along with the royals? Why did she win if everyone hated her? And is that how she really talked?
  20. living in her uptown world
    Princess Diana’s Dance Partner Remembers Their ‘Uptown Girl’ Performance“I was the nervous one! I was shaking in the wings. What if she doesn’t like it? What if I dropped the future queen of England?”
  21. princess daae-na
    Princess Diana’s Cringey Phantom-Themed Present in The Crown Was RealThough it’s not clear whether she actually sang “All I Ask of You.”
  22. rule britannia
    14 Depressing Royal Anecdotes Princess Diana Revealed in Her Tell-All Book“My husband put his hand on my waistline and said: ‘Oh, a bit chubby here, aren’t we?’ and that triggered off something in me.”
  23. the crown season 4
    Your Burning The Crown Historical Questions, GoogledI looked up season four’s biggest “wait, really?”moments so you don’t have to.
  24. backstories
    How Emma Corrin Became The Crown’s Princess DianaFidgety hands, a voluminous fringe, and other details that made the people’s princess click into place.
  25. overnights
    The Crown Season-Finale Recap: Iced OutDiana is the face of the royal family now, and she’s trapped inside its gilded cage.
  26. overnights
    The Crown Recap: All I Ask of YouFrom “Uptown Girl” to Phantom, Diana just keeps looking for love in all the wrong places.
  27. overnights
    The Crown Recap: Queen of DenialIn our reality, the Queen will never show partiality when it comes to her prime ministers. In The Crown’s reality, however…
  28. overnights
    The Crown Recap: The People’s PrincessA tour of Australia and New Zealand exposes the untenable situation that is Diana and Charles’ marriage.
  29. overnights
    The Crown Recap: The VisitorMichael Fagan urgently needs to talk to someone who doesn’t think the prime minister is the nation’s hero. Hey, how about the queen?
  30. overnights
    The Crown Recap: Mom GuiltDespite their contrasting parenting styles, both the queen and Thatcher ended up with some hot messes for children.
  31. overnights
    The Crown Recap: Unhappily Ever AfterCharles and Diana aren’t starting a new life together, they’re securing the future of the monarchy. Love and affection need not apply.
  32. overnights
    The Crown Recap: The OutsidersThatcher and Diana both get a crash course in the royal family’s Ibble-Dibble-Dos and Ibble-Dibble-Don’ts.
  33. overnights
    The Crown Season-Premiere Recap: The TroublesAn eventful season kicks off with an eventful episode that delivers a major historical event, a doomed meet-cute, and the Iron Lady.
  34. royal order
    So, You Want to Start Watching The CrownCan you dive into the Netflix series for the first time with season four? Sure! But there are some things you should know first.
  35. tv review
    The Crown Has Finally Gotten to the Good StuffThe fascinating trio of Elizabeth (Olivia Colman), Thatcher (Gillian Anderson), and Diana (Emma Corrin) make the series’ fourth season its best yet.
  36. trailer mix
    The Crown Season 4 Trailer: It’s the Queen vs. Thatcher vs. DianaHoo, this looks good.
  37. casting
    Dominic West, Professional Cad, Reportedly in Talks to Play Charles on The CrownWhat funny, infidelity-related timing!
  38. rule britannia
    Curtsy to Margaret Thatcher, Diana, and Their Wigs in These New Crown PhotosThey look incredible.
  39. trailer mix
    The Crown Season 4 Returns in November With Thatcher’s Wig and Diana’s WeddingLook at the dress!
  40. casting call
    Tall Icon Elizabeth Debicki Will Portray The Crown’s Next Princess DianaShe already has the hair.
  41. casting call
    Game of Thrones Star Jonathan Pryce to Portray Old Prince Philip on The CrownThe High Sparrow has flown the coop to greener, more Netflix-oriented pastures.
  42. god save the queen
    The Crown Will Get 6 Seasons After All, Extending Imelda Staunton’s ReignThe sixth season will bring the story up to “the early 2000s.”
  43. casting
    Lesley Manville to Take Over As Princess Margaret in The Crown Season 5She joins Imelda Staunton for the show’s final season.
  44. keep calm and carry on
    The Crown Continuing Production Despite Coronavirus, Thank You Very MuchThe Crown sees your hand-washing and raises you one stiff upper lip.
  45. chat room
    Emma Star Josh O’Connor Suggested that ‘Inn-oh-cence’ Line ReadingHe also does not know what Prince Charles is thinking.
  46. cancellations
    The Crown Will End a Season Early, With Imelda Staunton on the ThroneCreator Peter Morgan had originally envisioned a six-season plan for the series.
  47. fashion du jour
    Who Is TV’s Best Dressed Rich Guy?The 13 most ostentatious and noteworthy wardrobes of TV’s fabulously wealthy men.
  48. royal rewind
    Claire Foy to Defy Space and Time to Appear in The Crown’s Fourth SeasonFlashback alert!
  49. close reads
    The Crown’s Royal Sisters Finally Understand Each OtherAfter years of Elizabeth and Margaret’s bond being eroded by the monarchy, the end of season three sees them finding their way back to each other.
  50. casting
    Imelda Staunton Reportedly Next in Line of Succession for the Queen in The CrownShe would take over from Olivia Colman for seasons five and six.
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