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The Crown: Season 2 (2017)




Critic Consensus: The Crown continues its reign with a self-assured sophomore season that indulges in high drama and sumptuous costumes.


Air date: Dec 8, 2017
Air date: Dec 8, 2017
Air date: Dec 8, 2017
Air date: Dec 8, 2017
Air date: Dec 8, 2017
Air date: Dec 8, 2017
Air date: Dec 8, 2017
Air date: Dec 8, 2017
Air date: Dec 8, 2017
Air date: Dec 8, 2017

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Beginning with soldiers in Her Majesty's Armed Forces fighting an illegal war in Egypt, and ending with the downfall of her third Prime Minister, Harold Macmillan after a devastating scandal, the second season bears witness to the end of the age of deference, and ushers in the revolutionary era of the 1960s.

Genre: Drama
Network: Netflix
Premiere Date: Dec 8, 2017
Executive Producers: , ,


Claire Foy
as Queen Elizabeth II
Vanessa Kirby
as Princess Margaret
Matt Smith (XI)
as Prince Philip

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All Critics (70) | Top Critics (26)

This is the history of the empire that it was. And, as we know, history will not have a happy ending. [Full review in Spanish]

January 12, 2018 | Full Review…
El Financiero

In one of the best scenes of the series, Elizabeth gives her uncle an extraordinary dressing down, and it's truly her finest hour in the first two seasons of The Crown.

January 4, 2018 | Full Review…
Jerusalem Post

Foy's laser-focused performance - a master class of what an actor can do with stillness - is remarkable.

December 29, 2017 | Full Review…

While ardent monarchists might bristle at the way this is going, for the rest of us it's getting better and better.

December 28, 2017 | Full Review…
Times (UK)

Beneath the creamy overlay of gowns, crystal chandeliers, palaces, uniformed flunkies and a sumptuous (albeit CGI-enhanced) Royal Yacht, a steely pulse of realpolitik fuels The Crown...

December 21, 2017 | Full Review…
The Arts Desk

Season Two of The Crown continues to romanticize the British royal family, but the romance comes from how they're normal, not divine.

December 19, 2017 | Full Review…

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