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Olivia Colman (pictured above) plays Queen Elizabeth II in the successful Netflix show The Crown

Why the new queen of Olivia Colman has different eyes: Star of The Crown reveals that she could not wear piercing blue contact lenses because of her & # 39; very strong eyelids & # 39;

  • Olivia Colman had trouble wearing blue contact lenses while filming The Crown
  • Decided to throw the lenses away and a plan to change her eyes after production
  • The 45-year-old had to pass the test daily and would & # 39; suppressed & # 39; to become
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Olivia Colman of The Crown compared the wearing of blue contact lenses with an & # 39; exorcism & # 39; during her transformation to Queen Elizabeth II for the successful Netflix show.

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Many actors have previously undergone extensive physical transformations to play characters and Colman is no exception.

She has now said that her & # 39; strong eyelids & # 39; made it difficult for her to fully embrace her character.

The director of The Crown previously revealed that wearing blue contact lenses took away the acting ability of the Oscar-winning star.

Ben Caron, who directed four episodes of the program, said she finally decided to break the lenses and a plan to change her eye color after production.

Olivia Colman (pictured above) plays Queen Elizabeth II in the successful Netflix show The Crown

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Olivia Colman (pictured above) plays Queen Elizabeth II in the successful Netflix show The Crown

The queen actually has blue eyes and Colman struggled daily with replicating her appearance. She is shown during a photo session in the salon of Sandringham House

The queen actually has blue eyes and Colman struggled daily with replicating her appearance. She is shown during a photo session in the salon of Sandringham House

The queen actually has blue eyes and Colman struggled daily with replicating her appearance. She is shown during a photo session in the salon of Sandringham House

In a new interview with American fashion, The favorite star, 45, who has taken over the role of the Prince of Claire Foy, said she struggled with contacts and eventually had to maintain her own brown eye color.

Colman should endure the ordeal daily and say: & # 39; It was actually an extrusion: (I said) & # 39; Hold me and push it in! & # 39;

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Caron added: “It didn't feel like her. CGI & # 39; s eyes seemed to take what she was doing. & # 39;

Olivia is accompanied by Tobias Menzies, who is going to portray Prince Phillip, in the footsteps of Matt Smith, as the third season follows the royalties from 1964 to 1977.

Colman took over the role of Claire Foy, pictured above with Matt Smith in a scene from the show

Colman took over the role of Claire Foy, pictured above with Matt Smith in a scene from the show

Colman took over the role of Claire Foy, pictured above with Matt Smith in a scene from the show

Menzies also had to participate in a transformation and had the top of his head trimmed to mimic the duke's hairline.

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The new series and will display historical moments such as the 1966 Aberfan disaster and the first miner strikes between 1972 and 1974.

An important story that will be central to Prince Phillip is the Apollo 11 Moon Landing from 1969, which is seen by many as one of the most crucial moments of the 20th century.

Josh O & # 39; Connor of The Durrells takes on Prince Charles's role as a young man and will set the stage for his later marriage to Princess Diana through his early romance with Camilla Parker-Bowles (to be played by Emerald Fennell .)

Helena Bonham Carter plays Princess Margaret. Fans will see the turbulent journey in the marriage of Margaret and Lord Snowdon, which eventually led to their split in 1978 – a controversy among the royal family at the time.

Margaret & # 39; s marriage to Lord Snowdon (to be played by Ben Daniels) was seen by fans in the second series of the show when she fell in love with the boisterous aristocrat and decided to marry him in what seemed a surprise to some.

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Jason Watkins also takes over the role of Prime Minister Harold Wilson and sees him working closely with Queen Elizabeth II to abolish the death penalty and stop discrimination against women and minorities.

The third season of The Crown is released on Netflix on November 17, 2019.

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