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Matt Smith and Claire Foy To Perform Socially Distanced Play in London

Matt Smith, Claire Foy Set for Socially-Distanced London Play Lungs

The Old Vic is encouraging audiences to donate as much as they can to help support the theatre, which is facing financial peril during the lockdown and could end up closing forever.Foy and Smith of course became internationally renowned for starring as Queen Elizabeth and her consort Prince Philip on the Netflix series The Crown[...]


"Doctor Who": Steven Moffat Returning for "The Eleventh Hour" Rewatch

The episode also featured Olivia Colman as a monster disguised as a mother, years before she won an Oscar and ended up playing The Queen in The Crown on Netflix.Lots of other shows have started rewatches with original cast members chipping in to livetweet or blog Scrubs, Timeless, Pushing Daisies, Torchwood The more the merrer,[...]

SAG Awards 2020 TV Winners – "Game of Thrones", "The Crown", Phoebe Waller-Bridge & More: How "Can't Miss" Were Bleeding Cool's Picks?

The SAG Awards benefits the nonprofit SAG-AFTRA Foundation that provides a vital safety net, emergency assistance, and education resources to performing artists, and its children’s literacy program Storyline Online®. [caption id="attachment_1149008" align="alignnone" width="1200"] SAG Awards[/caption]Now here's a look at who won - and I left in who I thought would win as well as some new,[...]

SAG Awards 2020: Bleeding Cool's "Can't Miss" TV Picks – "Fleabag", "Game of Thrones", "Schitt's Creek" & More!

The SAG Awards benefits the nonprofit SAG-AFTRA Foundation that provides a vital safety net, emergency assistance, and education resources to performing artists, and its children’s literacy program Storyline Online®. [caption id="attachment_1149008" align="alignnone" width="1200"] SAG Awards[/caption]Now here's a look at who we think will win (you'll find those in bold), as well as some "Devil's Advocate" thoughts[...]

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"Fleabag", "Killing Eve" & More: Our "Can't Miss" Golden Globes 2020 Television Picks & Thoughts

With this being the HFPA, there any a number of mindsets that could be going into each category so all bets are off this year: Television Series – Drama“Big Little Lies” (HBO “The Crown” (Netflix) “Killing Eve” (BBC America) “The Morning Show” (Apple TV+) “Succession” (HBO)DEVIL'S ADVOCATE: Never underestimate the HFPA's love for Meryl Streep (Big Little Lies) and[...]

"Killing Eve" Season 3 Production Underway; Harriet Walter, Danny Sapani Join Cast

With production currently underway, Harriet Walter (Succession, The Crown) and Danny Sapani (Harlots, The Crown) are set to join Sandra Oh and Jodie Comer, though little is currently known about the role they will play - especially considering where things were left standing when the smoke settled and the credits rolled on the final season.[caption[...]

'The Crown' Casts Princess Diana for Season 3 of Netflix Series

'The Crown' Casts Princess Diana for Netflix Series

We've been waiting for Netflix to reveal who will be playing the People's Princess Diana Spencer in The Crown, and we've FINALLY got an answer.Meet Emma Corrin, a "newcomer", who will reportedly make her debut in season 4 of the series, not season 3.[caption id="attachment_1015875" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Emma CorrinPhoto by Faye Thomas, courtesy of Netflix[/caption]“Beyond excited[...]

Netflix Gives "The Endless Scroll" a Facelift with New Logo Animation [VIDEO]

thankfully, the hard-hitting investigative journalists at NBC‘s Saturday Night Live got to the bottom of the streaming service’s “master plan” during a December 2018 edition of the long-running sketch comedy series (hosted by ex-star of British royal drama The Crown - possible SNL informant Claire Foy) – and the answer may very well “Netflix-n-Chill” you to your very soul: “We’ve gone crazy[...]

Gillian Anderson May Play Margaret Thatcher in Netflix Series 'The Crown'

Gillian Anderson may be joining Netflix series The Crown as The Iron Lady, former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher We say may, because thus far there hasn't been any confirmation from Netflix, and they usually are pretty on top of cast announcements.[caption id="attachment_974748" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Gillian AndersonPhoto by DFree /[/caption]In the past, almost all the announcements[...]

Saturday Night Live Exposes Netflix's Sinister "Endless Scroll" Agenda

You know that feeling you get when you start scrolling around Netflix, and after a few minutes you think to yourself, "Where the hell did all of these shows suddenly come from? I did this same search yesterday!" Well, you're not going crazy and you don't need the help of a memory app: the streaming[...]

'The Crown': Recreating Prince Charles' 1969 Investiture Ceremony in S3

One of our favorite Netflix series, The Crown, will be returning soon for their third season, complete with a new cast.A new behind the scenes image was just released from the production, showing a recreation of Prince Charles' Investiture Ceremony from 1969 Olivia Coleman has taken over from Emmy winning actress Claire Foy as Her Royal Majesty[...]

'The Crown': Season 3 Finds Their Camilla Parker Bowles

Season 3 of Netflix's award-winning series The Crown is slowly but surely filling their cast for the upcoming time-jump.[caption id="attachment_934926" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Actress Emerald FennellPhoto by Faye Thomas[/caption]Specifically today, Emerald Fennell has been revealed to be playing Camilla Parker Bowles, longtime companion and second wife of Prince Charles (who will be played by Josh O'Connor in season 3).Emerald Fennell will[...]

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First Look at Tobias Menzies as Prince Philip from 'The Crown'

Netflix drama series The Crown pretty much cleaned house with their existing (and award winning) cast for season 3 We knew it was coming, but saying goodbye to characters and performances from such a series is never easy.  One of the changing of the royal guards happened to be former Doctor Who Matt Smith as the Duke of[...]


How About 'The Crown', But Reimagined as a Cop Show?

Ancestors bless late night talk show hosts and their talented staffs for creating memorable vignettes and sketches for the rest of us to enjoy, like this most recent one from The Late Late Show with James Corden reimagining Netflix's The Crown as a freaking cop show.Featuring former The Crown actor Matt Smith (who played Prince Phillip for seasons[...]

2 More 'The Crown' Season 3 Images: Helena Bonham Carter and Ben Daniels

Netflix released two new images from season 3 of their multi-Emmy nominated series The Crown, this time offering looks at Helena Bonham Carter and Ben Daniels as Princess Margaret and Antony Armstrong-Jones.If you'll recall, Carter is taking over the role of sister to Queen Elizabeth II from Vanessa Kirby, and Daniels is taking over for Matthew Goode, as everyone in the[...]

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First Image of Olivia Coleman from Netflix's The Crown Season 3

Netflix has released the first image featuring Olivia Coleman as HRM Queen Elizabeth II from season 3 of their drama series The Crown Coleman is taking over as Her Majesty from Claire Foy, as there will be a changing of the guards (cast) in order to further the timeline of the story.Reportedly season 3 begins in 1963 and will cover[...]

There Are 4 Different Costume Categories in 2018 Emmy Nominations

Fanger, Costume Designer Heather Pain, Assistant Costume Designer Lori DeLapp, Costume SupervisorThe Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story, for "The Man Who Would Be Vogue"Lou Eyrich, Costume Designer Allison Leach, Costume Designer Rebecca Guzzi, Assistant Costume Designer Nora Pedersen, Costume SupervisorThis Is Us, for "The WeddingHala Bahmet, Costume Designer Elinor Bardach, Costume[...]

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Erin Doherty Joins 'The Crown' Season 3 as Princess Anne

Netflix isn't done adding royals to the cast for season 3 of The Crown yet, as today, we know who will be playing a grown-up Princess Anne.[caption id="attachment_872159" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Photo of Erin Doherty courtesy of Netflix[/caption]Call the Midwife actress Erin Doherty has signed on to play Princess Anne, the only daughter of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II[...]

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The Exorcist's Ben Daniels Signs on to The Crown Season 3

The Exorcist getting the ax over at Fox freed up actor Ben Daniels, who has now signed on to play Antony Armstrong-Jones opposite Helena Bonham Carter in the third season of Netflix's royal drama, The Crown Daniels replaces Matthew Goode as the photographer and royal husband to Princess Margaret (Carter) when the series returns in 2019[...]