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Every Actress Who Played Queen Elizabeth in Movies or TV Shows

Queen Elizabeth‘s legacy will live on forever.

The monarch sadly passed away at the age of 96 on Thursday (September 8), but her life and contributions to society will be remembered for years to come.

Over the years, several actresses have taken on the role of portraying the royal in film and television roles and, in some cases, have even won prestigious awards for their work.

We’ve rounded up all of the actresses who’ve played Queen Elizabeth over the years in popular media.

Find out who’s taken on the role…

Michelle Dockery, Laura Carmichael & Elizabeth McGovern Glam Up For 'Downton Abbey: A New Era's World Premiere!

The ladies of Downton AbbeyMichelle Dockery, Laura Carmichael and Elizabeth McGovern – gather up for a gorgeous group photo at the premiere of Downton Abbey: A New Era held at Cineworld Leicester Square on Monday (April 25) in London, England.

The trio of actresses, who portray mother and daughters in the series and movie, were joined by Hugh Bonneville on the red carpet for the big event.

Jim Carter, Imelda Staunton, Kevin Doyle, Joanne Froggatt, Harry Hadden-Paton, Allen Leech, Sophie McShera, Tuppence Middleton, Penelope Wilton, Laura Haddock, and Hugh Dancy were also seen at the premiere.

Claire Danes, as well as Michelle‘s fiancé Jasper Waller-Bridge, and Laura‘s partner, Michael C. Fox, stepped out to support their significant others for the premiere.

Here’s the logline for the movie: The much-anticipated cinematic return of the global phenomenon reunites the beloved cast as they go on a grand journey to the South of France to uncover the mystery of the Dowager Countess’ newly inherited villa.

Downton Abbey: A New Era will be out in theaters exclusively in the UK on April 29 and in the US on May 20.

Watch the full trailer here!

FYI: Michelle wore a Valentino gown. Laura wore Giambattista Valli.

Click inside to see 75+ pictures from the premiere of “Downton Abbey: A New Era”…More Here! »

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'Downton Abbey: A New Era' Trailer Takes the Family to the South of France - Watch Now!

The brand new trailer for Downton Abbey: A New Era just debuted online!

Here’s the logline: The much-anticipated cinematic return of the global phenomenon reunites the beloved cast as they go on a grand journey to the South of France to uncover the mystery of the Dowager Countess’ newly inherited villa.

Click inside to watch…More Here! »

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'Downton Abbey: A New Era' Postponed, Gets New Release Date

Downton Abbey: A New Era is being postponed and has a new release date.

Focus Features, Universal Pictures International and Carnival Films made the announcement today.

Click inside to read the new date…More Here! »

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Here's Your First Look at HBO Max's 'Harry Potter' Reunion - See Who's Returning!

The first look at the Harry Potter reunion for HBO Max just debuted online!

Here’s a synopsis: Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint and Emma Watson join other esteemed cast members across all eight Harry Potter films as they travel back to Hogwarts for the first time to celebrate the anniversary of the franchise’s first film, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, which premiered 20 years ago this year. The retrospective special Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts will tell an enchanting making-of story through all-new in-depth interviews and cast conversations, inviting fans on a magical first-person journey through one of the most beloved film franchises of all time. The highly-anticipated retrospective will be a capstone event of the holiday season, dropping as the clock strikes midnight on New Year’s Day, January 1, on HBO Max.

Click inside to see who else is participating…More Here! »

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Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson & Rupert Grint to Reunite for 'Harry Potter' Special on HBO Max!

Harry Potter stars Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, and Emma Watson are set to reunite for Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts on HBO Max!

According to the press release, the special will “honor the magic behind the making of the films and the beautiful family created at Warner Bros. Studios London two decades ago. It will also celebrate the unparalleled legacy of the Harry Potter film franchise and its indelible impact on the hearts, minds, and imaginations of families and fans around the world.” The special will debut on January 1 on HBO Max.

The special will feature all-new in-depth interviews and cast conversations, inviting fans on a magical first-person journey through one of the most beloved film franchises of all time.

So many original cast members from all 8 films will be returning!

Click inside to read more…More Here! »

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'Downton Abbey: A New Era' Gets Debut Teaser Trailer Teasing More to Come - Watch Now!

The first teaser trailer for Downton Abbey: A New Era is finally here!

Returning cast members include Hugh Bonneville, Laura Carmichael, Jim Carter, Brendan Coyle, Michelle Dockery, Kevin Doyle, Joanne Froggatt, Harry Hadden-Paton, Robert James-Collier, Allen Leech, Phyllis Logan, Elizabeth McGovern, Sophie McShera, Tuppence Middleton, Lesley Nicol, Maggie Smith, Imelda Staunton, and Penelope Wilton, with new cast additions including Hugh Dancy, Laura Haddock, Nathalie Baye and Dominic West.

Check out the teaser below, and see the first look pics in the gallery. The film will be released in the United States on March 18, 2022.

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