Let's face it. We have had this long fascination, obsession even, with royalty. We are social beings after all and being able to live vicariously and get even a glimpse of all the glitz and glamour that these people see and experience every day is quite the thrill. This has been reinforced by the fact that reality shows and various media outlets detailing the lives of celebrities and famous personalities such as the Kardashians and Jenners are everywhere. It is no surprise then, that shows about royalty are so popular with shows like Victoria, Reign, and of course, The Tudors among the most notable ones.
In comes this show called The Crown that is about the life and reign of arguably the most well-known monarch in the world, Queen Elizabeth II. English actress, Claire Foy takes on the titular roles of Queen Elizabeth II in the first two seasons that chronicles the Queen's earlier days. Award-winning actress and "national treasure", Olivia Colman takes over the roles in the succeeding season of the show. The show received critical acclaim across the board as well as staying close to the source material the way it did. If you've finished its third season and is pining for more royal goodness, there plenty of other great shows like The Crown to tie you over until the next season arrives. Interested? Have a look at our list of some of the best shows like The Crown and get watching.
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