Netflix series The crown will pause filming after the death of Queen Elizabeth II, according to a report.
Buckingham Palace announced on Thursday (September 8th) that Elizabeth II had died peacefully at Balmoral, aged 96.
The award-winning drama follows the life of Elizabeth II before her coronation, with actresses Claire Foy, Olivia Colman and most recently Imelda Staunton playing the role of the Queen.
According to US journal diversitySources close to series creator Peter Morgan have confirmed that production on the sixth series is on temporary hiatus.
The Independent reached out to Netflix for comment.
Elsewhere, Hollywood has taken to social media to react to the news. Daniel Craig and Elton John are among the celebrities who have paid tribute to the Queen.
A Twitter account for Paddington Bear was also posted in celebration of the Queen.
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https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/tv/news/queen-elizabeth-ii-death-netflix-the-crown-b2163227.html Death of Queen Elizabeth II: Netflix is reportedly halting filming of The Crown