Olivia Colman Honoured For ‘The Crown’
The award-winning actress spoke about her role in the upcoming season of The Crown
Oscar-winning entertainer Olivia Colman, who will play Queen Elizabeth II in The Crown, was honored by the ruler for her performance in the British show. Colman, 45, was granted the CBE by the sovereign to check her 93rd birthday, which is formally celebrated in Britain on the second Saturday in June.
She headed a rundown of stars and ordinary legends made administrators (CBE), officers (OBE) or normal individuals (MBE) of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, the principle request of valor.
"I'm completely excited, enchanted and lowered to be in the organization of these unfathomable individuals, a large portion of whom have been not even close as noticeable as I have, however ought to be — and ideally now will be," she said.
Colman won the current year's best on-screen character Academy Award for her job as Queen Anne in The Favorite and will next depict Queen Elizabeth in season three of The Crown. Of playing the two, she stated, "I locate the harder is Queen Elizabeth since everybody recognizes what she resembles, everybody comprehends what she seems like.” She also added that she adores to play her role.
The Crown focuses on Queen Elizabeth II as a 25-year-old newlywed faced with the daunting prospect of leading the world's most famous monarchy while forging a relationship with legendary Prime Minister, Sir Winston Churchill.
It is a historical drama web television series about the reign of Queen Elizabeth II. Created and principally written by Peter Morgan and produced by Left Bank Pictures and Sony Pictures Television for Netflix.
The Crown evolved out of Morgan's 2006 film The Queen and 2013 stage play The Audience.