'ET' reports that on September 8, the show's creator spoke out after news of the monarch's death. "'The Crown' is a love letter to her and I've nothing to add for now, just silence and respect." Peter Morgan, 'The Crown' creator and showrunner, via 'Entertainment Tonight'. Previously, the show's executive producer told 'ET' that 'The Crown' would stop production for a respectable period of time in the event of the queen's death. "It would be a simple tribute and a mark of respect." Stephen Daldry, 'The Crown' executive producer, via 'Entertainment Tonight'.