As the fourth season of the series concludes, so did the time of Olivia Colman on The Crown as Queen Elizabeth II. We are going to keep track of everything that is related to The Crown Season 5, with the changing of the guard that is scheduled to begin in the year 2021.
This article will be consisting of everything that is known so far about the fifth season of The Crown, including the cast details, filming dates, and the Netflix release date.
The Crown has managed to go from strength to strength, starting in the year 2016 with each new season. This polarising drama has also managed to attract millions of subscribers as the life and the current reign of the Queen is explored.The Crown
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Peter Morgan is the creator of the series, and it is derived from his film The Queen, from the year 2006. From the very first day, The Crown has been one of the most expensive television series that the online streaming service providing platform, Netflix has to offer.
It has already been estimated that the first season of the series cost roughly $100 million to produce.
Well, sadly, it has been confirmed earlier that we would not be able to see the fifth season of the series on the streaming giant until the year 2022. The reason behind this delay is Left Bank Pictures are taking a break in between the shooting as the cast changes for the one last time.
Historical Events to be covered in The Crown Season 5
One of the most challenging years of the reign of Queen Elizabeth was the 1990s. In particular, it has been lamented by the Queen that the year 1992 was her horrible year, which was rocked by political discord and royal scandals.
In that year, three of the four children of the Queen got separated or divorced from their respective partners. The most famous separation was of Prince Charles and Princess Diana.
These are the historical events that we are likely to see in the fifth season of the series.
- Prince Andrew’s divorce
- Princess Anne’s divorce
- Windsor Castle fire
- The separation/divorce of Prince Charles and Lady Diana
- The Queen sues The Sun newspaper
- The death of Princess Diana
- Tony Blair becomes Prime Minister
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Also, we would like to tell you that the series will be renewed for the sixth and final season of the series.