We present our red carpet interviews from the premiere of Netflix’s new series The Crown held this evening in London’s Leicester Square.
The film stars Claire Foy, Matt Smith, Vanessa Kirby, Jared Harris, Dame Eileen Atkins & Victoria Hamilton. It was written by Peter Morgan and directed by Stephen Daldry who previously directed Billy Elliot and The Hours.
We also have the complete press conference video for you to enjoy, recorded early today. Check that out here.
Here are tonight’s interviews,
THE CROWN focuses on Queen Elizabeth II as a 25-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 facade 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.