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Claire Foy Talks ‘The Crown’ Feminist Backlash, Queen Elizabeth’s Drinking Habits
August 18, 2017    0

Emmy Wrap Magazine: Queen of Netflix reflects on her two-season run as Britain’s long-reigning monarch By Matt Donnelly By the time you read this, Claire Foy’s reign as Queen Elizabeth II will be over. She’s just wrapped the second season of the lush Netflix drama “The Crown,” and QEII will be played by a different […]


Nicole Kidman and Claire Foy on Formidable Female Roles and Collaborating With Male Showrunners
August 10, 2017    0

By Debra Birnbaum “It’s six degrees of separation,” said Nicole Kidman, of her connection to Claire Foy. The two women had gotten to know each other when Kidman was on stage in London with Foy’s husband, Stephen Campbell Moore, in a production of “Photograph 51.” But it’s their TV roles that have everyone talking — […]


Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip next face the ’60s in ‘The Crown,’ says Claire Foy, and they don’t handle it well
August 10, 2017    0

By Glenn Whipp Claire Foy has spent most of the last two years playing Queen Elizabeth for the Emmy-nominated Netflix period drama “The Crown,” wearing tiaras and tartan, acting with the utmost reserve and enduring loads of questions about whether playing a monarch improves one’s posture. On the latter front, Foy laughs off any illusions […]


Claire Foy Talks Moving on From ‘The Crown’: “It’ll Go On and Have Another Life”
August 8, 2017    0

by Bryn Elise Sandberg The actress chats with THR about parting ways with the role of Queen Elizabeth, which the Netflix drama will recast next season. When Claire Foy signed up to star in The Crown, she knew she’d only be playing Queen Elizabeth for two seasons. But the news may have come as a […]


Claire Foy celebrates Emmy nod, teases ‘completely different’ season 2
July 14, 2017    0

The actress plays Queen Elizabeth II on the Netflix drama RUTH KINANE Thursday morning, Claire Foy received an Emmy nomination for her performance in Netflix drama The Crown, where she plays Queen Elizabeth II. EW caught up with the actress to see how she reacted to the news. ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY: This is your first Emmy […]


The Crown’s Claire Foy On the Struggles of Being a New Mom and an Actress
July 13, 2017    0

by Lynn Hirschberg Claire Foy was fairly unknown until 2016, when she changed everyone’s idea of royalty with her role as a coming-of-age Queen Elizabeth II in Netflix’s The Crown. Foy, who won both the SAG and Golden Globe awards for Best Actress in a Drama, has now proved that she is a star. Here, […]


Claire Foy Doesn’t Believe the Queen Watches The Crown…
June 1, 2017    0

But if Elizabeth II did watch, there’s the perfect British TV show that would let us watch her do it. Like the no-nonsense monarch she plays on The Crown, Claire Foy has a finely tuned B.S. radar. And the actress doesn’t believe recent news reports that Queen Elizabeth has spent Saturday nights at Windsor Castle […]


Claire Foy on Queen Elizabeth’s Corgis, Season 2 and More
November 18, 2016    0

By Julie Miller I you have not yet watched Netflix’s The Crown, the upcoming holiday weekend is the perfect chance to start. The sumptuous 10-episode series, from Stephen Daldry and Peter Morgan, stars British actress Claire Foy as a young Queen Elizabeth ascending the throne decades before she expected to. Foy does a brilliant job […]