Imelda Staunton plays Queen Elizabeth in the fifth and sixth series of Crown.
Staunton, who is known for playing Dolores Umbridge in Harry Potter films, bear a striking resemblance to the Queen, especially when Her Majesty is in her sixties.
Produced in Season 6 of Crown slated to close after the king’s death.
Peter Morgan, the screenwriter of the Emmy-winning Netflix drama, confirmed to Deadline that filming will stop “out of respect.”
“Crown is a love letter to her and I have nothing to add at the moment, just silence and respect. I hope we will also stop filming out of respect,” he told the publication.