Claire Foy and Matt Smith arriving for the 75th Golden Globe Awards.Source:AFP, “As company policy, we are engaged in conversations with ERA 50:50 and going forward are keen to talk to Time’s Up UK — organisations which are working to ensure all women have a voice.”. He added that the company should go further than offering an apology. Our journalists strive for accuracy but on occasion we make mistakes. The Netflix series hit the headlines when it emerged that the 33-year-old actor was paid less than the former Doctor Who star, despite taking on the lead role of The Queen, The Sun reports. © Chris Delmas/Bestimage. Find out more about our policy and your choices, including how to opt-out. So Claire Foy, when playing the lead character of THE QUEEN in The Crown was paid *less* than Matt Smith for playing Prince Phillip.Even at the highest levels, can you tell me that the gender pay gap doesn't exist?! This video is unavailable because we were unable to load a message from our sponsors. It comes after a petition was started encouraging Matt to donate the difference between his salary and Claire's to the Time's Up movement, which was created in the wake of the Harvey Weinstein sexual harassment scandal. ", She added: "I'm not surprised that people saw [the story] and went, 'Oh, that's a bit odd. The Crown‘s production company – Left Bank Pictures – confirmed it will pay Olivia Colman, who will take over the role of The Queen in series three of The Crown, the same wage as the show’s new Prince Philip, Tobias Menzies. News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services. View our online Press Pack. Picture: Robert Viglasky/Netflix Source:Supplied THE Crown’s Claire Foy has broken her silence over the controversial gender pay gap between her … It comes after a petition was started encouraging Smith to donate the difference between his salary and Foy’s to the Time’s Up movement, which was created in the wake of the Harvey Weinstein sexual harassment scandal. “I’m surprised because I’m at the centre of it, and anything that I’m at the centre of like that is very very odd, and feels very very out of ordinary,” Foy told Entertainment Weekly. “But I’m not [surprised about the interest in the story] in the sense that it was a female-led drama,” she said. I hope Claire Foy tries The Crown Producers for treason. So how does she feel about this? Suzanne Mackie and Andy Harries, both producers on the show, first touched on the pay gap during the INTV Conference in Jerusalem earlier this year. Want an ad-free experience?Subscribe to Independent Premium. Leïla Bekhti est Alexandra dans "La Flamme", série originale diffusée sur Canal +. Want to bookmark your favourite articles and stories to read or reference later? "The actors are not aware of who gets what, and cannot be held personally responsible for the pay of their colleagues. In a statement, the company saidL “The actors are not aware of who gets what, and cannot be held personally responsible for the pay of their colleagues.”. The Sun website is regulated by the Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO). The 35-year-old Doctor Who star, who plays Prince Philip in the biopic, has been called 'to make up for this sexist pay gap' after earning more … This article was originally published on The Sun and is reproduced with permission. Claire Foy - Avant-première de la saison 2 de la série "The Crown" au cinéma Odeon Leicester Square à Londres, le 21 novembre 2017. Matt Smith has spoken out about the controversy surrounding he and Claire Foy's pay disparity on The Crown. Oh of course the woman playing THE QUEEN gets paid less than the man playing a philandering juvenile. Though Foy played Queen Elizabeth II in the first two series of The Crown, producers Suzanne Mackie and Andy Harries recently confirmed that Smith, 35, earned a higher wage for starring as Prince Philip because of his larger reputation in the industry. Matt Smith aussi sera remplacé et, selon la presse anglaise, c'est Hugh Laurie qui prendra le relais. © Chris... Claire Foy et Matt Smith sur le plateau de l'émission 'The Today Show' en train de faire la promotion de la nouvelle saison de la série 'The Crown' à New... Claire Foy, Matt Smith, Vanessa Kirby - Avant-première de la saison 2 de la série "The Crown" au cinéma Odeon Leicester Square à Londres, le 21 novembre... Claire Foy à la première de Unsane" lors de la 68ème édition du festival international du film de Berlin (La Berlinale 2018), le 21 février 2018. Le 21 novembre 2017. Alors que l'égalité salariale entre les hommes et les femmes passionnent les foules ces derniers mois, dans le prolongement des revendications en matière de lutte des droits des femmes (en marge des mouvements MeToo, Balancetonporc et Time's Up), les révélations des producteurs de la série The Crown prouvent que la bataille est encore loin d'être gagnée... Ce mercredi 14 mars, la Toile ne parlait que de ça, le réseau social Twitter affichait même le mot-clef "The Crown" dans ses tendances en France avec presque 45 000 tweets... Il faut dire que, la veille, les producteurs de la série avaient révélé, lors de la conférence INTV à Jérusalem, que Claire Foy, alias Elizabeth II dans la série de Netflix consacrée au portrait de l'emblématique reine d'Angleterre − et donc personnage principal de l'intrigue –, avait touché moins que son partenaire à l'écran Matt Smith, qui incarne son époux le prince Philip. © Chris Delmas/Bestimage, Claire Foy (The Crown) se sépare de son mari qui était atteint d'une tumeur, Rebel Wilson : Déterminée à perdre du poids, elle était payée pour rester ronde, The Crown : Claire Foy, Matt Smith, Vanessa Kirby ou l'élégance royale, alias Elizabeth II dans la série de Netflix, Secret Story 11 : gagnant, finale, candidats, The Crown : Claire Foy, la nouvelle Elisabeth II, met Londres à ses pieds.