‘The Crown’ Review: Netflix’s Royal Drama Glitters, With History The True Jewel

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Launching on November 4, Netflix’s The Crown is an often glittering look at the beginning of Queen Elizabeth II's reign that is worth bingeing with an "in for a penny, in for a pound" approach. However, the first 10-episode season of the streaming service’s $100 million drama series created by The Queen scribe Peter Morgan is not necessarily a prescription for those Downton Abbey fans going through withdrawal. As I say in my video review above, the series led by Claire Foy…