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Here's What It Was Really Like to Film The Crown

Go behind the scenes of the Netflix drama.
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We're still months away from the second season of The Crown, but if you can't get enough royal drama (and even Pippa's wedding couldn't satisfy your obsession), read on for a behind-the-scenes look at the Netflix series.

The lighting for the royal wedding had to be just right.


Ely Cathedral in Cambridgeshire stood in for Westminster Abbey.



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Filming at Zulu Nyala in Hluhluwe, South Africa


Going in for a close-up of Claire Foy and Matt Smith


Preparing the shot


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Outside the Royal Naval College in Greenwich


Matt Smith sneaks a selfie while on set in Cape Town.


This story originally appeared on Townandcountrymag.com.

* Minor edits have been made by the Townandcountry.ph editors.

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