Australian actress Elizabeth Debicki is set to play Princess Diana for the final two series of hit Netflix show The Crown.
“Princess Diana’s spirit, her words, and her actions live in the hearts of so many,” Elizabeth, 29, who will take over from Emma Corrin, said. “It is my privilege and honor to be joining this masterful series, which has had me Moderately hooked from episode one.”
This show focuses on Queen Elizabeth II as a twenty-five-year-old newlywed faced with the daunting prospect of leading the world’s most famous monarchy while forging a relationship with legendary Prime Minister, Sir Winston Churchill. The British Empire is in decline, the political world is in disarray, and a young woman takes the throne….a new era is dawning. Peter Morgan’s masterfully researched scripts reveal the Queen’s private journey behind the public façade with daring frankness. Prepare to be welcomed into the coveted world of power and privilege and behind locked doors in Westminster and Buckingham Palace….the leaders of an empire await. Written by Netflix
|Nov 4, 2016
|Peter Morgan, Andy Harries, Stephen Daldry
The Crown tells the inside story of two of the most famous addresses in the world — Buckingham Palace and 10 Downing Street – and the intrigues, love lives and machinations behind the great events that shaped the second half of the 20th century. Two houses, two courts, one Crown.