The Crown is the Netflix series that has been released for four seasons as of date. It follows the life story of Queen Elizabeth ll from her younger days to modern day time. Audiences have been enjoying watching the activities of the royal family and their hardships.
In the fourth season, the period showed the 1980s. Even though the series is based on a real Queen, it is fictional and doesn’t mean in any way that the real royal family resembles the characters.
Delay In Release Of New Season
There have been reports that season 5 of the series may be the last season of the popular series. But the show makers have denied the rumors and confirmed that the show would continue for more than five seasons. Usually, the new seasons of the Crown series are released at year-end, but due to COVID-19 compliance, the filming has to be paused. This has naturally caused a delay in the release of the new season.
Storyline Of Season 4
The fourth season of The Crown is set in the time period 1979 to 1990. This season has introduced some new characters, including Margaret Thatcher and Lady Diana Spencer. We also got to see the wedding of Lady Diana and Prince Charles.
Production Of Season 5
Reports were made that season 5 of the series has started filming in July 2021. Even today, the production is still in progress. Pictures of filming the new season have been released by Netflix.
Debicki was photographed playing Princess Diana, who has become viral on the internet as the actress has completely nailed the look of Diana with the costume as well as her demeanor. Just a few leaked photos have created enough interest for the next season. It is difficult for fans to have to wait till next November for the new season to release.
Plot Going Forward
Keeping in mind all the drama happening in the royal family today and how Harry and Megan have stepped down from their responsibilities, the creators of the show have decided to film a new season which will be set in the modern-day.
With the new developments in the show, creators had decided to complete the show with five seasons, but in order to give justice to the storyline and not rush the conclusion, the original plan of six seasons is back.
The season 5 cast has not been confirmed yet. The main cast will include Olivia Colman who plays Queen Elizabeth ll, Helena Bonham Carter playing Princess Margaret, Tobias Menzies as Prince Philip, Emma Cornin as Lady Diana Spencer, Gillian Anderson as Margaret Thatcher, Erin Doherty as Princess Anne, Marion Bailey as Queen Elizabeth- mother of Queen Elizabeth ll and more.
Release Date Updates
As per the latest updates, the upcoming season of the series, i.e., season 5, shall be released in November 2022.
With all four seasons, The Crown has managed to catch the attention of their audience and create a buzz. As the marriage of Lady Diana and Prince Charles has been showing at the end of season 4, we will see in the new season how their relationship will develop. Further news about the series will be known when new updates about the show are made.