Netflix hit show Crown Robbed after thieves stole more than 350 antiques from the sets of the drama series. The show is based on the British royal family and featured a replica of the 1897 Imperial Coronation Coach Egg, as well as 12 silver and seven gold candlesticks, worth a total of $200,000.
Antique Trade Journal He first reported the incident, and items were taken from a truck park in Mexborough, South Yorkshire over the weekend while filming was taking place nearby. The theft was immediately reported to the police and there is hope for the valuables to be recovered.
According to this weekly funThe clock face of a William IV grandfather clock and a 10-piece silver dressing table set were also stolen from the set during filming for the fifth season. set decorator CrownAlison Harvey said newspaper“The stolen items are not necessarily in the best condition and therefore do not have limited value for resale. However, they are valuable as a piece to the UK film industry.”
A spokesperson for the streaming service confirmed the theft. weekly fun “We hope they will be found and come back safely,” he said. He also said that “refunds will be provided, there is no expectation that filming will be delayed.”
next season Crown Stars Queen II. Imelda Staunton as Elizabeth, Dominic West as Prince Charles and Elizabeth Debicki as Princess Diana. The fifth episode of the show will cover the years of John Major’s government, as well as Diana-Charles’ marriage breakdown. This is also our Humayun Said He will also be seen as Dr Hasnat Khan, who is said to have fallen in love with the late Princess Diana in 1995. The series will also explore the tragic death of the late princess in 1997.