Elizabeth Debicki is the double of Princess Diana as she dazzles in new series of The Crown


It’ll be all white on the night! Elizabeth Debicki is the double of Princess Diana as she dazzles playing the late royal in new series of The Crown

  • Elizabeth Debicki is playing Princess Diana in the upcoming series of The Crown
  • The Australian actress, 31, was snapped looking elegant in a long white dress
  • The outfit is reminiscent of one Diana wore to a fundraiser in September 1995
  • The fifth series of The Crown, due to air in November, focuses on the breakdown of Charles and Diana’s marriage


At first glance it is hard to believe it isn’t Princess Diana striding the red carpet in a stunning white dress. 

For Elizabeth Debicki is clearly revelling in playing the late princess in the forthcoming series of The Crown.

Photographs from filming for the Netflix drama show the Australian actress, 31, looking elegant in a strappy long white dress with a beaded top.

It is not known what event is being depicted but the outfit is reminiscent of one Diana wore to a fundraising concert for Bosnian children in Modena, Italy, in September 1995.

At first glance it is hard to believe it isn’t Princess Diana striding the red carpet in a stunning white dress. For Elizabeth Debicki is clearly revelling in playing the late princess in the forthcoming series of The Crown (Debicki in character as Diana)

MODENA, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 12: Pavarotti Guides Princess Diana As She Arrives For A Concert To Raise Money For Bosnian Children

MODENA, ITALY – SEPTEMBER 12: Pavarotti Guides Princess Diana As She Arrives For A Concert To Raise Money For Bosnian Children

Other images show Dominic West, 52, in ceremonial white Navy uniform as Prince Charles, during the 1997 handover of Hong Kong to China.

His scenes were filmed this month at Greenwich Peninsula in south-east London. 

The fifth series of The Crown, due to air in November, has Imelda Staunton, 66, as the Queen and focuses on the breakdown of Charles and Diana’s marriage.

Other images show Dominic West, 52, in ceremonial white Navy uniform as Prince Charles, during the 1997 handover of Hong Kong to China. His scenes were filmed this month at Greenwich Peninsula in south-east London.

Other images show Dominic West, 52, in ceremonial white Navy uniform as Prince Charles, during the 1997 handover of Hong Kong to China. His scenes were filmed this month at Greenwich Peninsula in south-east London.

Prince Charles inspecting the guard of honour in Ghana, wearing naval uniform, with the rank of Commander

Prince Charles inspecting the guard of honour in Ghana, wearing naval uniform, with the rank of Commander

Episodes from the upcoming series will feature Martin Bashir’s controversial Panorama interview with Diana, as well as the devastating fire at Windsor Castle in 1992.

The series may also deal with the separation of Prince Andrew from Sarah Ferguson and Princess Anne’s divorce from Mark Phillips, all of which also happened in 1992.

It may also feature the deaths of Princess Margaret and The Queen Mother’s death in 2002.

Lesley Manville, 65, will take over the role of Princess Margaret from Helena Bonham Carter, 55.

Trainspotting star Jonny Lee Miller, 49, will play former prime minister John Major and Jonathan Pryce, 74, will star as Prince Philip.

Other cast members include Emma Laird Craig as Sarah, Duchess of York and Marcia Warren as the Queen Mother.

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