Australian actress Elizabeth Debicki, starring on ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2,’ ‘The Great Gatsby’ and ‘Widows,’ is to play Princess Diana for the two final seasons of Netflix’s ‘The Crown’ series.
The news was released by the official Twitter account for ‘The Crown:’
“Elizabeth Debicki will play Princess Diana in the final two seasons of The Crown (Seasons 5 and 6).”
Also, the-29-year-old actress said on Twitter regarding her upcoming role & Princess Diana:
“Princess Diana’s spirit, her words, and her actions live in the hearts of so many. It is my true privilege and honor to be joining this masterful series, which has had me absolutely hooked from episode one.”
The ‘The Kettering Incident’ actress Debicki will join a new cast that includes Imelda Staunton as Queen Elizabeth, Lesley Manville as Princess Margaret and Jonathan Pryce as Prince Philip.
See below to view the mentioned tweet.
Elizabeth Debicki will play Princess Diana in the final two seasons of The Crown (Seasons 5 and 6). pic.twitter.com/Z3CjHuJ56B
— The Crown (@TheCrownNetflix) August 16, 2020