Academy Award-nominated actress Lesley Manville reportedly is playing the role of Princess Margaret in the most popular Netflix series ‘’The Crown’’. Our beloved actress Lesley Manville who is best known for her work like Thread, Maleficent, Phantom, and so on, is going to take over from Helena Bonham-Carter the role of Princess Margaret in the final season of the popular series, The Crown. This Netflix series is one of the most binged watched series on the digital streaming platform.
According to the new report, Peter Morgan’s series is to conclude its fifth season and Olivia Colman will be taken over by actor Imelda Staunton while Imelda Staunton will play The Queen in the final instalment of The Crown. Similarly, Maleficent star Lesley Manville is expected to reprise the role of Princess Margaret in the final season of the series.
There are several reports which suggest that Academy Award-nominated actress Lesley Manville is the first preference of makers to play the role of Princess Margaret for The Crown. And Hollywood actress Lesley also revealed in one of her statement that she is pretty much happy to play the role of Princess Margaret in Netflix series titled The Crown.
After getting news, the fans of the actress and the viewers of the show have been going gaga and quite excited to see their favourite star in the Netflix series The Crown.
Apart from that, some of our new sources have also reported that Phantom Thread actor Lesley Manville also disclosed that she is pretty much excited and eagerly waiting to reprise the role in Peter Morgan’s series. Lesley is portraying the Queen’s sister during her final years.
We also have several reports which suggest that Lesley Manville disclosed that she does not want to let her fans and audience members down since the role has been passed over by two incredibly talented actresses.
It doesn’t seem like an easy job to play the role of Princess Margaret as the competition is much and the bar is set pretty high.
At the beginning of this year, it was announced that The Harry Potter actress, Imelda Staunton would portray Queen Elizabeth II. Imelda is one of the most accomplished and nuanced actors from the Hollywood industry, and it is going to be exciting to watch Lesley Manville join the cast.
Reportedly, there are no other actors who have been casted yet for the upcoming season besides Lesley Manville and Imelda Staunton. Bonham Carter is played the role of Princess Margaret in the latest season.