The Crown releases incredible new cast photos ahead of the season 3 premiere

Must See 15/08/2019

Netflix finally confirmed an official date for when the highly-anticipated third season of The Crown would be premiering on their streaming platform. Alongside the date confirmation, they also released a short teaser trailer giving us an exclusive glimpse of Oscar winner Olivia Colman portraying Queen Elizabeth II.

It's fair to say the trailer got us very excited for season 3, and now The Crown has released brand new photos of the cast with Entertainment Weekly to get us even more excited.

The pictures show Olivia Colman, Tobias Menzies, Helena Bonham-Carter, Ben Daniels and Josh O'Connor playing their respective roles.

ABOVE: Helena Bonham-Carter poses as Princess Margaret, Olivia Colman shines as Queen Elizabeth II and Tobias Menzies portrays Prince Philip.

ABOVE: (Left) Josh O'Connor plays a young Prince Charles. (Right) Olivia Colman and Tobias Menzies poses as The Queen and Prince Philip.

BELOW: (Left) Ben Daniels plays Lord Snowdon, while Helena Bonham-Carter poses as Princess Margaret. This season will highlight their turbulent marriage. (Right) Helena Bonham-Carter as Princess Margaret eyes up Olivia Colman who is playing her sister Queen Elizabeth II.

See more pictures at Entertainment Weekly.