Review: Torchwood – The Crown

Review by Jacob Licklider


When Torchwood was first conceived as an arc for Series 2 of Doctor Who it was established in universe by Queen Victoria, so having Big Finish Productions producing a series of audio dramas based on Torchwood, doing releases with Queen Victoria as a prominent character is a given.  Big Finish Productions cast Rowena Cooper in the role; and several monthly range releases, and an appearance in The Torchwood Archive established her as the definitive Queen Victoria.  The final Torchwood monthly range release for 2020 is The Crown which is promoted with a striking image of Her Majesty, Queen Victoria in a straitjacket and padded cell with a skeleton looming.  This image, combined with a vague product description, can only lead a potential listener to buy this on intrigue.

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First Look images of Princess Diana & Margaret Thatcher in ‘The Crown’ Season 4

Netflix series The Crown have released the first images of Gillian Anderson as Margaret Thatcher and Emma Corrin as Princess Diana from the upcoming fourth season.

Netflix has already set a premiere date for Season 4 of The Crown. The latest season of the royal drama, starring Olivia Colman, will drop on the streaming service on November 15th 2020. Netflix announced the news with a 30-second clip from the new season, in which Colman’s Queen Elizabeth II says: “Something as important as the monarchy simply cannot be allowed to fail.” Continue reading

‘The Crown’ season 4 trailer and release date

Netflix has set a premiere date for Season 4 of The Crown. The latest season of the royal drama, starring Olivia Colman, will drop on the streaming service on November 15th 2020. Netflix announced the news with a 30-second clip from the new season, in which Colman’s Queen Elizabeth II says: “Something as important as the monarchy simply cannot be allowed to fail.”

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