The Royals vs. 'The Crown' — How Do the Stars Compare to the Real-Life Monarchy? (PHOTOS)

Meaghan Darwish

One of Netflix's biggest series is nearly back with Season 3, but while fans wait for The Crown to return, we're taking a look at how the actors compare to the real-life inspiration.

From Queen Elizabeth to Prince Charles, viewers have seen some incredible casting for one of the world's most famous families. Netflix subscribers aren't the only ones who have noticed the uncanny similarities as star Claire Foy received the 2018 Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series.

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The British Royal family drama has also cast a new Princess Anne.

Foy also won a Golden Globe for her portrayal of Elizabeth, while costars Matt Smith and Vanessa Kirby were nominated alongside Foy for the 2018 Emmys.  Now with the next season on the horizon, we're sure the upcoming cast will be just as gifted in their dramatized portrayals of the royals.

As fans await the November 17 release date, scroll through the images above to see a side-by-side comparison of the real-life royal along with their onscreen counterparts from The Crown both past and present.

The Crown, Streaming now, Netflix