Tobias Menzies to Play Prince Philip in Netflix’s ‘The Crown’ Season 3


Variety reported, Tobias Menzies (Outlander) has been cast as Prince Philip in Netflix’s ‘The Crown.’

Menzies is taking the reins from Matt Smith, who played the character for the first two seasons. He’s set to star in Seasons 3 and 4.

The other cast members also include Olivia Colman, who’ll play the new Queen Elizabeth II, who was originally played by Claire Foy; while Helena Bonham Carter will play Princess Margaret, she’s set to replace Vanessa Kirby.

The Crown Season 3 is slated for a 2019 release.