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Netflix orders Queen Elizabeth II drama ‘The Crown’

Netflix is adding some royalty to its original programming lineup in 2016. Netflix has ordered a 10-episode first season of The

‘The Crown’ Confirmed As Netflix Original Series, Set For 2016 Debut

After months of speculations (and negotiations), Netflix tonight officially unveiled The Crown, Peter Morgan's decades-spanning drama series that explores the inside story of Queen Elizabeth II and Britain's post-war  Prime Ministers. Show More Summary

Netflix Finds Its Queen in Claire Foy

EXCLUSIVE- British actress Claire Foy has been offered the plum role of Queen Elizabeth II in Netflix's forthcoming $100 million series The Crown, written by Peter Morgan.  If the deal closes, Foy would likely play the younger QueenShow More Summary

Britons applaud Queen Elizabeth after foiled terror plot

British crowds greeted Queen Elizabeth II with applause on Sunday as she left her residence in central London to lead Remembrance Day ceremonies honoring the nation's war dead. The spontaneous demonstration of appreciation on a day traditionally...Show More Summary

Queen Elizabeth II leads Britain in silent tribute to the Commonwealth war dead

last weekArts : Artdaily

Queen Elizabeth II led Britain in paying silent tribute to the Commonwealth war dead on Remembrance Sunday, an annual event made particularly poignant this year on the centenary of the start of World War I. The 88-year-old monarch, senior...Show More Summary

Queen Elizabeth II leads UK memorial ceremony

last weekNews : The Newsroom

Queen Elizabeth II honored fallen soldiers from Britain and the Commonwealth Sunday in a dignified ceremony at the heart of central London.

Queen Elizabeth II leads UK memorial ceremony

Queen Elizabeth II honored fallen soldiers from Britain and the Commonwealth Sunday in a dignified ceremony at the heart of central London.

Kristin Scott Thomas to play Queen Elizabeth II in London

Kristin Scott Thomas will have to tone down her natural glamour and don a series of conservative dresses as Queen Elizabeth II in a return London engagement of "The Audience." The role was first played in London by Helen Mirren, who will appear in the Broadway run of the play in 2015.

Kristin Scott Thomas to play Queen Elizabeth II in London

2 weeks agoArts : Culture Monster

Kristin Scott Thomas will have to tone down her natural glamour and don a series of conservative dresses as Queen Elizabeth II in a return London engagement of "The Audience." The role was first played in London by Helen Mirren, who will appear in the Broadway run of the play in 2015.

Kristin Scott Thomas to play Queen Elizabeth onstage

Kristin Scott Thomas is about to don Helen Mirren's tiara. Producers announced Friday that Scott Thomas will star as Queen Elizabeth II in a new West End production of "The Audience."

Kristin Scott Thomas Crowned Queen For New West End Run Of ‘The Audience’

Helen Mirren won an Olivier Award in 2013 for her role as Queen Elizabeth II in the Stephen Daldry-directed West End drama The Audience. That production is moving to Broadway beginning on February 17, 2015. Back in London, Kristin Scott Thomas is stepping into the lead part in a new version of the Peter Morgan-scripted play. Show More Summary

The problem with royal tweets? Commoners respond

3 weeks agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Queen Elizabeth II's first tweet garnered a sizable response, receiving over 40,000 retweets and more than 40,000 favorites.

Queen Elizabeth II Sends First Tweet, Gets Trolled 4 Minutes After First Post

On Oct. 24, Queen Elizabeth II sent her first tweet to mark the opening of a new exhibition at London's Science Museum.

Queen Elizabeth Cyber-Bullied On Twitter After Historic First Royal Tweet, Palace Shrugs Off Trolls

England’s Queen Elizabeth II made royal history Saturday, sending the first Twitter message ever posted, personally, by a British monarch — and almost as soon as she posted the message, the 88-year-old ceremonial ruler of the 16-nation Commonwealth of Nations was slammed by cyber-bullies. Show More Summary

Information Age

3 weeks agoArts : Coxsoft Art News

What better person to open the new Information Age gallery in London's Science Museum than HM Queen Elizabeth II? The baldies were out in force to show her around. Here we see her examining a model of the aerial tuning coil from Rugby Radio Station, once part of the most powerful radio transmitter in the world. Show More Summary

The Queen Sends Her First Tweet

Briefly: Pray silence… for the Queen’s first tweet. Queen Elizabeth II sent a message from the royal @BritishMonarchy account this morning to mark the grand opening of the Science Museum’s new Information Age Gallery. Bless. More »      

Kate Middleton Wardrobe Malfunction Reportedly Angers Queen Elizabeth II

After nearly ten weeks of lying low due to health issues, Kate Middleton made her first public appearance since early August on Tuesday when she turned out to welcome the president of Singapore during his visit to London. Kate's been...Show More Summary

#TheQueenTweets: Queen Elizabeth II Has Sent Her First-Ever Tweet

Queen Elizabeth II may not have her own Twitter account yet (a girl can dream), but she did send out her very first tweet today! After opening the Information Age exhibition at London’s Science Museum, the monarch of the UK posted from the official @BritishMonarchy twitter handle, signing her tweet “Elizabeth R.” It is a [...]

Queen Elizabeth Sends Her First Tweet

4 weeks agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Via CNN: Britain's Queen Elizabeth II dipped a toe into 21st-century communications Friday when she posted her first tweet. Signing herself Elizabeth R., for regina or queen, she welcomed visitors to a new Information Age gallery focused on the evolution of modern communications at the Science Museum in London. Show More Summary

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