Josh O’Connor is handing the crown to Dominic West!
While arriving at the 2021 Emmy Awards, Josh, 31, spoke to him about Dominic, 51, taking over the role of Prince Charles on the upcoming season of The Crown.
“Dominic needs no tips from me,” Josh shared with Entertainment Tonight. “He’s the greatest of the great.”
Josh played Prince Charles in season three and season four of the Netflix series. For his portrayal, Josh was awarded an Emmy Award for Lead Actor in a Drama Series!
Also in the interview, Josh opened up about saying goodbye to the character.
“It happened quite easily, there was a whole global pandemic,” Josh said.
Josh then reveals one aspect of playing Charles that he’s glad he doesn’t have to do anymore.
“My back was aching [because I slouched for the part],” Josh joked.
Despite this, Josh said he “loved” the role.
“I had the time of my life making it,” Josh raved. “It was, like, two of the most special years.”