December 1, 2020

The Crown: Will Gompertz reviews season four of the Netflix show ★★★★☆ – BBC News

That sense of a revisionist history runs through the season, which tackles the Falklands War, Bob Hawke’s republican ambitions for Australia, Prince Charles’s adoration of Camilla Parker Bowles (Emerald Fennell), Mark Thatcher’s (Freddie Fox) hapless navigation on the Dakar rally, Princess Anne’s marriage difficulties, Margaret Thatcher’s rise and fall, Lord Mountbatten’s assassination by the IRA, and the leaking of a political opinion from the Palace.