Thursday, 18 June 2015

Matt Smith cast in Netflix's New Drama "The Crown"

Matt Smith will play Philip Mountbatten, Duke of Edinburgh opposite Claire Foy as Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II in Netflix's new original series "The Crown".

The 10 part series is a decades-spanning drama about Queen Elizabeth II and the Prime Ministers who shaped post-war Britain.  John Lithgow will play Winston Churchill and the series is written by Peter Morgan.

The series is scheduled to debut in all Netflix territories in 2016.