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'The Crown' has reportedly found its new Prince Philip

The new Prince Philip has arrived.<p>Paul Bettany is "being lined up" to play the famously gaffe-prone royal in Netflix's <i>The Crown,</i> <i>Variety</i> reported on …

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Is Paul Bettany The Crown’s Next Prince Philip?

He’d be the newest of the next season’s aged-up stars.<p>Love him or hate him, <b>Prince Philip</b> is integral to Netflix’s <i>The Crown</i>, and he’s not going anywhere anytime soon. Since the next season of the show will shift forward in time—tapping older actors to play the same characters—fans have been spending …

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Has The Crown Found A New Prince Philip For Season Three?

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh...<p>Prince Philip actually only became a Prince of the United Kingdom in 1957, when it was announced that he'd be …

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Queen Elizabeth II Picks Royal Family's Surname; What Is It?

The royal family who is popular with their first name have a surname too.<p>According to Express, the royal family traditionally did not have a surname. …

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Netflix's 'The Crown' vs. PBS's 'Victoria:' Prince Philip Is Eclipsed by the Amazing Albert

A royal historian calls this version of Philip 'cruel and undeserved.' But in the new contest of the consorts Albert is star as a true renaissance …

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8 filming locations from Netflix's 'The Crown' you can actually visit in real life

• <b>While crews couldn't actually go inside certain places — like Buckingham Palace — fans can visit a number of locations featured in the show.</b>• <b><br>These include Lancaster House and the Lyceum Theater in London.</b>• <b><br>In Scotland, Ardverikie House and Slains Castle served as Balmoral and the Queen Mother's Castle</b> …

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The Crown: Paul Bettany Tapped to Play Prince Philip, Succeeding Matt Smith

Paul Bettany is about to make the unlikely transition from Unabomber to member of the royal family.<p>The <i>Manhunt: Unabomber</i> star is nearing a deal to …

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Ask Matt: ‘The Crown’ Casting, ‘Nashville’ Ending, Hallmark on Location, ‘Outlander’ and More

Plus, what's going on with 'Quantico,' 'The Librarians' and 'Kevin (Probably) Saves the World'

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Find out which actor will reportedly replace Matt Smith on The Crown

<b>Paul Bettany</b> is reportedly in talks to replace <b>Matt Smith</b> as Prince Philip in the popular Netflix series,<i>The Crown.</i> The actor, who is best known for …

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Yacht that once carried Tito up the Thames to meet Churchill to be converted into a museum by Croatia

A once-imposing but now rusting yacht that took the Yugoslav leader Tito up the Thames to meet Winston Churchill is to be turned into a museum and tourist attraction in Croatia.<p>The yacht has had a long and eventful history – built in Genoa before the Second World War, it was originally used to …

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Tito's yacht Galeb to be transformed into floating museum, in pictures

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Queen Elizabeth Keeps Her Christmas Tree Up Until February

Celebrating the holidays without loved ones can be difficult for anyone, Queen Elizabeth included. Although it's been more than 60 years since her …

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The Tangled Line of Succession to the British Throne

The British royal family never fails to fascinate, and has recaptured the world's attention with swoon-worthy Prince Harry's engagement to successful …

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15 breathtaking engagement ring accounts you have to follow on Instagram

Whether you're a soon-to-be bride, engagement-ring enthusiast or are just looking to treat yo'self (a la Debra Messing), you have to admit, browsing engagement rings is quite fun.<p>Trust us, there's nothing wrong with playing princess for a day.<p>And now, with sites such as Instagram becoming one of …

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The Crown Recasting: Who Is Replacing The Cast For Season 3 And 4

Our undying love for <i>The Crown</i> has not wavered from season one to two, as we watched Queen Elizabeth's coronation, her marriage to Prince Philip and …

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Good King Michael

Steering between the Nazis and Soviets, Romania’s monarch did ‘his bravest best’<p><i>Editor’s Note: This is an expanded version of a piece published in</i> …

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Go Inside the Royal Yacht Britannia, the Queen's Beloved Ship That Appears in The Crown

It has been 20 years since Queen Elizabeth’s treasured Royal Yacht <i>Britannia</i> last set sail, but in the second season of <i>The Crown</i>, it takes a starring …

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Duchess Kate is absolutely glowing in hot pink Mulberry coat

Duchess Kate is pretty in pink!<p>The 36-year-old royal glowed in a bright pink Mulberry coat during a visit to Coventry with husband Prince William on Tuesday to celebrate the city's history, people and heritage.<p>Kate, who is expecting baby No. 3, previously wore the designer coat when she was …

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'The Crown' Creator Sees Britain's Royals As 'Just A Regular Family'

Peter Morgan, creator of the Netflix series <i>The Crown,</i> has an unusual take on Britain's royals. He says, "Let's just stop thinking about them as a royal family for just a second and think about them as just a regular family."<p>Like any family, Morgan says, the House of Windsor has its share of shame, …

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When Will Season 3 of 'The Crown' Air?

Welcome to winter, where you've re-watched 'Downton Abbey' (twice) and are diligently making your way through all of the new movies coming to …

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The Crown Season 3: what we know so far

Queen Elizabeth II’s younger years had Netflix users hooked, and now The Crown is returning for a third season which already promises several …

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Man faces online abuse after taking wife's surname on getting married

A man who took his wife’s surname when they married has revealed the torrent of "foul" online abuse he received after sharing the news on social …

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The Crown's Vanessa Kirby fuels rumours Helena Bonham Carter will take over role of Princess Margaret alongside Olivia Colman

Vanessa Kirby has added fuel to the rumour that Helena Bonham Carter will join the cast of The Crown.<p>Series three will see all change in the cast of …

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The Crown season 3: who should play Prince Philip?

We're soon to meet a new Royal family, as Netflix's glossy royal drama The Crown introduces a new cast for its forthcoming third series. It has already been confirmed that Olivia Colman will take over from Claire Foy as the Queen, while Helena Bonham Carter is seemingly lined up to fill Vanessa …

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9 Great Shows That Aren't Returning Until 2019

2018 is set to be a great year for television, although it will be missing some of your favorite shows that won’t be back until 2019. It’s widely …

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XXIII Things We Learned (And One We Corrected) From ‘The Coronation’ Go Fug Yourself

Share < br />this article:<p>In her 65 years on the throne, Queen Elizabeth II has been on TV countless times — speeches, royal weddings, the opening of …

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The Crown actress Vanessa Kirby fuels the rumour that Helena Bonham Carter will be replacing her in series 3

Earlier this month an Evening Standard report claimed that Helena Bonham Carter was "all but confirmed" to take over the role of Princess Margaret in Netflix's hit historical drama The Crown.<p>Now Vanessa Kirby has added fuel to the fire by posting a picture on Instagram featuring the two stood side …

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It Sure Looks Like Helena Bonham Carter Will Play Princess Margaret on The Crown

A new Instagram yields some fresh clues.<p>One of the strongest forces in <i>The Crown</i>, Seasons 1 and 2, was Princess Margaret. Trapped between rebellion and dependency when it came to her family’s privileges, the young princess cut a tragic figure. Actress <b>Vanessa Kirby</b> played her with equal parts …

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A Marriage of Drama and History: The Crown

Claire Foy as Queen Elizabeth II with Matt Smith as Prince Philip in <b>The Crown</b>.<br>The elements of good drama based on real people – believable …

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'Damn … I missed': the incredible story of the day the Queen was nearly shot

In 1981 a New Zealand teenager fired at the British monarch – and a new investigation claims the assassination attempt was brushed aside by officials<p>It may be the closest anyone has ever come to assassinating Queen Elizabeth II.<p>In 1981, Christopher John Lewis, a disturbed New Zealand teenager aimed …

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