On April 9, 2021, the death of the Duke of Edinburgh was announced. The sovereign died at the age of 99 after a one-month stay in hospital. An 8-day mourning process was put in place and began on the same day of death. Tobias Menzies is the actor who reprized the role of Prince Philip in the third and fourth seasons of The Crown on Netflix. He took over from Matt Smith who played the role of the prince in the first and second seasons. Tobias is the last actor to play the role of Prince Philip.
The actor, of course, reacted to the death of Prince Philip. “If I know the Duke of Edinburgh well, I’m sure he wouldn’t want an actor who played him on TV to give his opinion on his life, so I’ll turn it over to Shakespeare – ‘O good old man! How well you are, the constant service of the ancient world … ‘Rest in peace,’ he told Metro.
.If I know anything about the Duke of Edinburgh I’m fairly sure he wouldn’t want an actor who portrayed him on TV giving their opinion on his life, so I’ll leave it to Shakespeare. “O good old man! How well in thee appearsThe constant service of the antique world …” RIP
– Tobias Menzies (@TobiasMenzies) April 9, 2021
“Matt Smith reacts to the death of Prince Philip”
In addition to Tobias, actor Matt Smith also spoke about the death of Prince Philip. The actor who also played the role of Prince Philip in The Crown reacted by issuing a statement. “I would like to offer my condolences to Her Majesty The Queen and the Royal Family. Prince Philip was the man for the job. And he knew it. 99 and out, but what an inning. And what a style. Thanks for the job. your service buddy – it won’t be the same without you, “he told THR.
Moreover, the team behind the series The Crown has also spoken on the death of the prince: “Netflix, Left Bank Pictures, Sony Pictures Television and the production team of The Crown are deeply saddened to learn of the death. from The Duke of Edinburgh. Our hearts go out to the Royal Family at this sad time. “
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