“I think I made 42 omelettes or something,” the actress continued.
“We were so relaxed after making the omelette 40 times that when we sat down at the kitchen table we knew inevitably that it was going to descend into this really painful place.
“[But] we were always laughing, still, about the scrambled eggs.”
Elizabeth then called Peter’s script for the episode “a gift”, and it has certainly proved an episode worth waiting for to fans who have been desperate to find out more about Charles and Diana’s tumultuous relationship.
The Crown seasons 1-5 are available to stream on Netflix.