Lights, Camera, Churchill! Two Films Due in 2017 Keep Churchill’s Story Alive

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In 2016 The Crown scored a huge hit for Netflix, with American actor John Lithgow playing Churchill at the end of his active political career. This year Brian Cox and Gary Oldman will both be seen in theatrical releases depicting the wartime prime minister.

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New Netflix Series, The Crown, Features Winston Churchill’s Relationship with Queen Elizabeth

TheCrown_WinstonChurchill.jpgJohn Lithgow as Winston Churchill in The Crown CREDIT: ALEX BAILEY/NETFLIX

John Lithgow plays Winston Churchill in a new Netflix original series, The Crown. Written by Peter Morgan (The Queen), the series follows the life of Queen Elizabeth II from her wedding in 1947 to the present day. The series is expected to span 60 episodes over 6 seasons, with Claire Foy playing the Queen in the early part of her reign. The Crown will be the most expensive show made by Netflix and the first to be filmed in the U.K.

Exclusive Interview: Churchill’s Secret

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BOOK REVIEW: PBS Masterpiece Drama is Based on Jonathan Smith’s book, The Churchill Secret KBO

This Sunday, September 11, PBS will air Churchill’s Secret, the long-awaited drama about Churchill’s stroke and recovery in 1953. This well done dramatization is based on the novel The Churchill Secret KBO by Jonathan Smith.

Click on the link below to read the full review of the novel by Robert Courts for The Churchill Centre.
Finest Hour Books, Arts & Curiosities – The Churchill Secret KBO

Churchill’s Secret: Sunday, September 11, 2016 at 8/7c. on MASTERPIECE, PBS.

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Churchill’s Secret on Masterpiece | Official Trailer | PBS – YouTube

The wait is over, Churchill’s Secret will premiere on Sunday, September 11, 2016 at 8/7c. Starring Michael Gambon, Lindsay Duncan and Romola Garai. This is a one-night television event on Masterpiece, PBS.

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