Claire FOY

The Crown

Character: Queen Elizabeth II / Princess Elizabeth

Created by: Peter Morgan

Directed by: Benjamin Caron

Written by: Peter Morgan, Edward Hemming

Produced by: Martin Harrison, Andrew Eaton, Oona O'Beirn, Faye Ward

Cast Members: Matt Smith, Victoria Hamilton, Vanessa Kirby, Pip Torrens, John Lithgow, Jared Harris, Eileen Atkins, Harriet Walter, Jeremy Northam, Billy Jenkins, Clive Francis, Harry Hadden-Paton, Ben Miles

Released date: November 4, 2016

Episode(s) Number: Season 1, Season 2, 3x01

Genre: Drama, History

Follows the political rivalries and romance of Queen Elizabeth II's reign and the events that shaped the second half of the twentieth century.


• Claire Foy was breast-feeding her newborn infant during production of the first season. When she first read the script, she was already five months pregnant and, as such, never dreamed she’d have a chance of landing a leading role.

Script developed by Never Enough Design