Prince Philip (Matt Smith) and Queen Elizabeth II (Claire Foy) in season two of The Crown. DESWILLIE/Netflix hide caption toggle caption DESWILLIE/Netflix Let's Rush To Judgment Let's Rush To Judgment: 'The Crown,' Season 2 August 10, 2017 Much can be learned about the second season of Netflix's The Crown (coming in December) from today's trailer. More plummy accents! More strangled passive-aggression! And so much stiff-upper-lipping!