Airing exclusively on Netflix, The Crown is a historical series exploring the reign of Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom.
It is a biography of sorts that shadows her life since her wedding in the year 1947, till date.
Now that the first two seasons have concluded and the drama has progressed to the third —the 1980s per-se— it is imperative to bring the People’s Princess Diana into the picture.
But who among the world’s most talented actresses will be able do justice to her character and portray it with conviction, remains to be seen!
It is well known that The Crown series airing on Netflix is a biographical sketch of the life and reign of Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom.
The series —the third season— will soon touch upon the 1980s which marked the marriage of Prince Charles with Princess Diana.
The year was 1981 when Diana became the Princess of Wales and thereafter worked her way into people’s hearts.
Her extravagant marriage to the heir apparent was a much-reported affair and one of the most famous unions of the twentieth century.
Therefore, if the show wishes to live up to its claim —and image— of representing the life of the Queen of the United Kingdom, they will need to find someone to play Diana’s part in the program.
But who will be good enough?
Well, quite a few famous names have been doing the rounds. It is rumored that a number of popular actresses ranging from Sophie Turner to Kiera Knightley are being considered to play the part of the late Princess of Wales.
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Based on materials: express.co.uk