The Crown releases season 5 trailer: Watch the teaser

Hold on to your crowns.

On Thursday, Netflix released the first trailer for the highly anticipated fifth season the crownComing to the streaming service On November 9. Keeping up with the tradition of choosing new actors to reflect real-life royals as they age over the decades, Season 5 Imelda Staunton like Queen Elizabeth, Jonathan Price as such Prince PhilipAnd the Leslie Manville as such Princess MargaretAnd the Dominic West as such Prince Charles And the Elizabeth Debicki as such Princess Diana. West’s teenage son simus He will also appear as a young man Prince William.

Opening with scenes of the devastating 1992 fire at Windsor Castle, the trailer features audio commentary from Queen Elizabeth Summarizing the year that also saw a breakup Princess Diana And the Prince Charles And the Prince Andrew And the Sarah Ferguson – A year later called “annus horribilis” (Latin for “terrible year”) by the queen.

The trailer—set up for a haunting version of The Verve’s 1997 song “Bittersweet Symphony”—involves Princess Diana’s pain as she prepares for it. Talk to BBC Panorama About life inside the palace. “I won’t go quietly,” she says. “I will fight to the end.”

“How did it come to this?” asks the Queen, while Charles outlines how he wants the monarchy to be more modern and to reflect “the outside world”.

Then BBC journalist Martin Bashir (Prasana Poanarajah) said the family saw Diana “as a threat”, while Prince Philip He adds in a conversation with the princess that it is “a system. For better or worse, we are all stuck in it.”

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Amid the turmoil, UK TV news presenter Trevor MacDonald asks, “Have the royal scandals damaged the country’s reputation?” Commenting on Charles, the Queen said: “I don’t think it is my behavior that threatens her survival.” At another point, Charles exclaimed angrily, probably about Diana, “What the hell are you doing?”

Elsewhere, Camilla Parker Bowles (Olivia Williams) lurks in the background, Princess Margaret attending a party in full royal attire in the Highlands, and Diana is seen with Mohammed Al Fayed, whose son Dodi was her boyfriend and She died next to her in Paris.

Viewers may also learn about Princess Diana in her famous black ensemble The one she wore in June 1994 on the day Charles admitted on national television that he was unfaithful to her – he called it “revenge dress. In another scene, Debicki is playing a game Cambridge louvre knot crownOne of the headscarves she wore Kate Middleton In the last years.

The new season will be penultimate season For a display inspired by the life of the British royal family. according to Season SummaryThe upcoming episodes will show the British royal family taking on the “biggest challenge yet” in 1990s Britain.


talk with Entertainment WeeklyAnd the Show maker Peter Morgan has spoken about what King Charles might think of the show, which will follow the decline of his marriage to Princess Diana.

“I think we must all accept that the 1990s was a difficult period for the royal family and it is almost certain that King Charles will have some painful memories of that period,” he said. “But that doesn’t mean that, with the benefit of hindsight, the date will be cruel to him, or to the property. The show certainly isn’t. I have great sympathy for a man in his position—indeed, a family in the position. People are more understanding and compassionate than we might expect in some times.”

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Before the trailer was released, the streaming service receive cash From the Academy Award winner Ms. Judi Dench, who has said that she believes the show should carry a disclaimer at the beginning of every episode.

Dench, 87, said in a letter to times Posted Wednesday.

“Given some seemingly hurtful suggestions in the new series – that King Charles conspired his mother to abdicate, for example, or once suggested that his mother’s paternity was so deficient that she might have deserved a prison sentence – that is cruelly unfair to individuals and damaging to the institution which they represent.

And she continued, “No one believes in artistic freedom more than me, but this cannot go unchallenged.” Although it was announced publicly this week, the crown It has always been a ‘fantasy drama’ and the show’s creators have resisted all calls for them to carry a disclaimer at the beginning of every episode.”

The fifth season of the crown will be Released November 9. Seasons 1 through 4 are now streaming on Netflix.

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