Here's your first look at Olivia Colman as the Queen in "The Crown"

royals 17/07/2018

The first picture of Olivia Colman as Queen Elizabeth II in the Netflix drama "The Crown" has been revealed.

The royal show's Twitter account published the image of Colman in character, drinking tea while dressed in a pale pink suit and a pearl necklace, with the teasing message "Patience".

The star of Broadchurch and The Night Manager takes over from Claire Foy, who portrays the Queen from her engagement to Prince Philip in 1947 to 1963.

Colman will be in series three and four, the first of which will air in 2019.