The Crown's Olivia Colman receives special honour from Princess Anne

royals 01/11/2019

Princess Anne has given a very special award to the woman who portrays her mother in the upcoming season of Netflix's The Crown.

Queen Elizabeth's only daughter made Olivia Colman a Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE) officer for her services to drama on Thursday.

Netflix has been teasing its third season of The Crown for most of 2019, and finally we have been given a taste of the full trailer!

"As Queen Elizabeth II (Olivia Colman) faces a rapidly changing Britain, her family continues to struggle against the needs of the monarchy and the wants of their fracturing personal lives." the streaming service says on YouTube.