The Crown season six is set to find its new cast, as the show jumps ever closer in time.Image Credit: Google
According to reports, actress Olivia Colman will be taking on the role of Queen Elizabeth II, after Claire Foy's departure from the show.Image Credit: Google
The search is still on for an actor to play Prince Philip, with rumors circulating that James Norton could be taking on the role.Image Credit: Google
Olivia Colman is set to take over the role of Queen Elizabeth II from Claire Foy, it has been claimed.Image Credit: Google
According to The Telegraph, the Oscar-winning actress will don the iconic role for seasons three and four of the hit Netflix show.Image Credit: Google
It is not known who will take over from Matt Smith as Prince Philip, with reports suggesting that James Norton could be in the running for the role.Image Credit: Google
The news comes after it was revealed that the show's creator, Peter Morgan, is planning to write 10 seasons of The Crown.Image Credit: Google
In an interview with Radio Times, he said: 'I feel that when we reach season six, it might well be time to reappraise where we are in the story.Image Credit: Google
I certainly don't see any reason why it should end at any particular point.'
The new season of The Crown is expected to air in late 2018.