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Posted Sunday 1/21/18 at 3:26AM EST
Paul Bettany is in talks to play Prince Philip on The Crown
Bettany is set to take over the role from Matt Smith, joining Olivia Colman as Queen Elizabeth II in the third season of the Netflix Royal drama.
Posted Friday 12/08/17 at 1:38PM EST
Matt Smith suggests Selena Gomez play Meghan Markle on The Crown
The Crown’s Claire Fox and Smith weighed in on Markle getting engaged to Prince Harry on Watch What Happens Live. “We love it that they’re getting married,” said Foy. “It’s amazing. She’s an actress, so that’s great.”
Posted Tuesday 12/05/17 at 9:36PM EST
The Crown’s Matt Smith feels sorry for Meghan Markle
"I feel sorry for her," says Smith of the Suits star. "It's such a transition in her life, and it's such a huge thing to take on. Life as she knows it is gone. But hey, she's marrying the prince of Britain—how exciting for her."
Posted Monday 12/04/17 at 6:02PM EST
The Crown’s Matt Smith says he’s been objectified: “This happens to men, too”
“The conversation shouldn’t stop at this industry just because these are ‘celebrities’ who we know about who are involved. It has to be broader,” he says of sexual harassment, adding that “it is not exclusive to (women). This happens to men, too.”
Posted Thursday 11/30/17 at 6:27AM EST
Former Doctor Who Matt Smith would like to team up with current Doctor Jodie Whitaker
Why not? I’d come back,” Smith tells MTV. “Yeah, if the timing was right. I think we’ve gotta give a few years to Miss Whittaker to get the Tardis under her belt, as it were, and then yeah – one day.”
Posted Friday 11/10/17 at 2:47AM EST
Jodie Whittaker’s Doctor Who looks like it takes inspiration from past Doctors
Whittaker’s bright look seems to be inspired by Tom Baker and Peter Davison — and not Robin Williams, as Joanna Robinson notes. Baker and Davison were consecutive Doctors from 1974 to 1984. Robinson adds that Davison serving as inspiration would be funny considering he wasn’t too keen on having a female Doctor Who. She also notes that it wasn’t too long ago, during the Matt Smith era, that the Doctor wore suspenders. Read another in-depth breakdown of Whittaker’s outfit. ALSO: Why does Whittaker’s Tardis look so different?