After watching the brand new trailer for The Crown, even longtime Gillian Anderson followers won’t consider what they’re seeing… or listening to.
The X-Files star disappears into the function of UK Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher within the upcoming fourth season of the Netflix royal drama (premiering Sunday, Nov. 15), with the assistance of a voluminous wig and a pinched voice that matches Thatcher’s. In the trailer — which you’ll watch above — we see Anderson’s Thatcher chatting with Olivia Colman’s Queen Elizabeth II and commenting on how a lot the 2 ladies have in widespread. In reality, they’re nearly the identical age… however Thatcher is barely older, she factors out.
Elizabeth’s husband Prince Philip scoffs on the prospect of two ladies working the nation, however Elizabeth fires again: “Perhaps that is exactly what this nation wants.” The two ladies do conflict, although, over the financial system and numerous home crises, with Thatcher assuring Elizabeth that she’s very comfy with making enemies.
We additionally get a glimpse of Elizabeth’s son Prince Charles assembly the longer term Princess Diana for the primary time, as the media and British folks clamor to get near their future queen. Elizabeth’s mom is definite the younger woman will “bend” to the monarchy’s whims… and if she would not, “she’ll break,” Princess Margaret predicts.
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