The Crown’s Tobias Menzies, Matt Smith Honor Late Prince Philip
Matt Smith performed the Duke of Edinburgh within the first two seasons of The Crown, alongside Claire Foy as Queen Elizabeth II. Collectively, the pair depicted the lives of the younger royals as they had been married, welcomed kids and heralded a brand new period for the royal household.
In an announcement to E! Information, Smith mirrored, “I would like to supply my condolences to Her Majesty the Queen and the Royal Household. Prince Philip was the person. And he knew it. 99 and out, however what an innings. And what model. “
He continued, “Thanks to your service outdated chap—it will not be the identical with out you.”
Tobias Menzies additionally acknowledged Prince Philip’s service to the UK, however stored it brief and candy, as he thought the Duke would’ve wished it.