Here's how the cast of 'The Crown' compares to the real-life royals


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The real Queen Elizabeth II in 1953, left, and the Queen as portrayed by Claire Foy on "The Crown," right.


Netflix's new original series "The Crown" rehashes all the royal drama behind Queen Elizabeth II's rise to the British throne.

Critics have raved about the cast's performances - but the actors on the show aren't just talented. They also look a lot like the real people that their roles are based on.

Here's how the actors compare to the real people they play on the show.