The Crown (2016– )
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Prince Charles is sent to Aberystwyth to learn Welsh from an ardent nationalist in preparation for the ceremony for his investiture as Prince of Wales.

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Peter Morgan (created by), James Graham | 4 more credits »
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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Olivia Colman ... Queen Elizabeth II
Tobias Menzies ... Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh
Helena Bonham Carter ... Princess Margaret
Ben Daniels ... Lord Snowdon
Marion Bailey ... Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother
Josh O'Connor ... Prince Charles
Erin Doherty ... Princess Anne
Charles Dance ... Lord Mountbatten
Jason Watkins ... Harold Wilson
Mark Lewis Jones ... Edward Millward
Nia Roberts Nia Roberts ... Silvia Millward
David Rintoul ... Michael Adeane
Patrick Ryecart ... Duke of Norfolk
Sinead Matthews ... Marcia Williams (as Sinéad Matthews)
Sam Phillips ... Equerry
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Prince Charles is sent to Aberystwyth to learn Welsh from an ardent nationalist in preparation for the ceremony for his investiture as Prince of Wales.

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The title of the episode means "Prince of Wales." See more »

Goofs

Though the action is set in 1969, the brown vehicle that can be seen 45 minutes and 50 seconds in is a Ford Granada Estate, built from 1972 to 1977. See more »

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Prince Charles: For within the hollow crown That rounds the mortal temples of a king Keeps Death his court and there the antic sits, Scoffing his state and grinning at his pomp, Allowing him a breath, a little scene, To monarchise, be fear'd and kill with looks, Infusing him with self and vain conceit, As if this flesh which walls about our life, Were brass impregnable, and humour'd thus Comes at the last and with a little pin Bores through his castle wall, and farewell king! Cover your heads and mock not ...
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Hallelujah
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Written by Roger Greenaway and Roger Cook
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Once more an episode that is better than most movies.
28 January 2020 | by El_HefeSee all my reviews

The crown manages to present most of its storys in a way that in times before netflix not even many full length films were able to. Brilliant. Entertaining. Makes you think.

And the weird thing is: I'm a 36 year old german male that never has been interested in the british royals. And then I started watching season one back in 2016. What a turn.


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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 November 2019 (USA) See more »

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Dolby Digital

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2.00 : 1
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