Vanessa Kirby Might Have Just Confirmed That Helena Bonham Carter Will Replace Her on 'The Crown'

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Is Helena Bonham Carter The Crown's next Princess Margaret? 

That's what fans are thinking, after the actress posed with the show's current Margaret, Vanessa Kirby. The 29-year-old actress took to Instagram on Saturday to share a photo of herself with Bonham Carter, captioning the pic, "Honoured," and tagging the "@thecrownnetflix." 

Reports that Bonham Carter would be replacing Kirby for seasons three and four of The Crown circulated earlier this month, though Netflix declined to comment. The streaming service, did, however, announce in October that Olivia Colman would be succeeding Claire Foy in the role of Queen Elizabeth II. 

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ET asked Foy and Matt Smith about the casting rumors surrounding Bonham Carter at the Golden Globes on Sunday. Find out what they had to say in the video below. 

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