The 65-year-old actress will reprise the role of Her Majesty, after Claire Foy and Olivia Colman.
You recognize this closed and unappealing face … It is obviously that of Dolores Umbridge, in Harry Potter. But this time, it is under the crown of England that we will see Imelda Staunton ! The 65-year-old British actress will reprise the role of Elizabeth II in The Crown and today we discover the first photo in costume, of the one who succeeds Claire Foy (season 1 and 2) and Olivia Colman (season 3 and 4).
An early glimpse of our new Queen Elizabeth II, Imelda Staunton. pic.twitter.com/ZeMSA1hDnv
– The Crown (@TheCrownNetflix) July 30, 2021
We can only bow to her charisma and we can not wait to see her in action at Buckingham, during the 1990s that this season 5 of The Crown.
And we are now waiting to see the other newcomers of the cast: Jonathan pryce (Game Of Thrones) will take on the role of Prince Philip, Lesley Manville (Phantom Thread) will be Princess Margaret and Elizabeth debicki (Tenet) will play Diana facing Dominic west (The Affair) in Prince Charles. Finally, Jonny lee miller (Elementary) was cast to play the Prime Minister of His Majesty’s Government, John Major.
This season 5 of The Crown will be released in 2022 on Netflix.