Beginning Season Two of The Crown


The Crown season two is a continuation of the story of Elizabeth II and Philip. So far its a lot grittier and hard-nosed as life gets more complicated for these two. In the beginning of the series she tends to affairs at home while he is on tour to getting to see the world and representing England to open the Olympics in Australia. There are other situations around the world that is impacting life in the United Kingdom.

I am enjoying this very much for the quality of acting by Claire Foy and Matt Smith. One sad thing I learned recently is that Foy was paid less thanSmith by Netflix and she is the lead in this series. Very troubling.

The Crown – Terrific Television, Royally Awesome


I am late to the party on this one but “The Crown” is royally awesome. Claire Foy plays Queen Elizabeth II to perfection and Doctor Who’s Matt Smith plays Prince Philip masterfully. John Lithgow portrays Winston Churchill in such a prime way. So far I am mid-way through and every moment is terrific. I highly recommend this on Netflix.

Stranger Things – Season 2 Now Available #StrangerThings

The moment Stranger Things fans have been waiting for. Season two is now available for streaming on Netflix. Just in time for Halloween! Enjoy everyone.

‘Stranger Things’ Creators On Barb, Eleven And How Glitter Delayed Production : NPR

The surprise TV hit of the summer is a show that looks like it could have been made 30 years ago. Netflix’s Stranger Things is a suspense horror show set in 1983. It takes place in small Indiana town where one night a boy goes missing. There’s a mysterious government lab, a monster and boys riding around town on bikes.

Source: ‘Stranger Things’ Creators On Barb, Eleven And How Glitter Delayed Production : NPR

This show has captured the imagination of many. As a child of the 1980’s it takes me back to the era I came of age in. This week we have been watching it and have thoroughly enjoyed it. Can’t wait til season two.