The Crown back in the top 10 most-watched Netflix series after Queen’s death

The crown re-entered Netflix’s top 10 lists in several countries following the death of Queen Elizabeth II last week.

Buckingham Palace announced on Thursday (September 8) that Britain’s monarch has died peacefully at Balmoral, aged 96.

Shortly after the Queen’s death was announced,The crown Showrunners announced that production on the show’s sixth and reportedly final season was suspended on Friday (9 September) as a “show of respect” for Britain’s longest-serving monarch.

“Filming will also be suspended on the day of Her Majesty The Queen’s funeral,” a source close to Netflix said diversityafter showrunner Peter Morgan called the Emmy-winning drama a “love letter to her.”

Nonetheless, the Netflix series, which follows the life of Elizabeth II before her coronation, seems to be enjoying a surge in popularity in several regions including Argentina, Sri Lanka and the UK.

From Sunday (11.09.) The crown was trending at #3 in the UK and #4 in the US. It claimed the first place in the top 10 list of TV shows in Ukraine, based on data collected from flixpatrol, at the time of writing.

But has the queen ever watched? The crown? While the friends of King Charles III. criticizing the show for “presenting fiction as fact”, it was reported in 2017 that the drama was a hit with the late Sovereign, who is said to have watched the first season after being encouraged to do so by her son and daughter-in-law, the Earl and the Countess of Wessex.

The role of Queen in the Netflix show was played by actresses Claire Foy, Olivia Colman and most recently Imelda Staunton.

Colman, who played Elizabeth II for two seasons The crownrecently paid tribute to her during a performance at the ongoing Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF).

she said diversity: “[The Queen] made a promise as a young woman and she absolutely kept it with such dignity. We are all incredibly impressed with what she has done.”

Colman also praised King Charles III’s first speech, in which he promised “lifelong service” and paid tribute to his “dear Mama” by saying, “May swarms of angels sing to your rest.”

“He did it so beautifully from a British perspective,” said Colman.

Follow the latest updates after the death of Queen Elizabeth II here

https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/tv/news/netflix-the-crown-top-10-queen-elizabeth-b2165269.html The Crown back in the top 10 most-watched Netflix series after Queen’s death

JOE HERNANDEZ

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