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Kate Middleton lookalike who went viral on TikTok reveals she’s applied for The Crown

Kate Middleton lookalike who went viral on TikTok reveals she’s applied for duchess’ part in The Crown after Netflix issued ‘casting call for stunning actress to play royal at University’

  • Brittany Dixon, of Australia, created her TikTok account to promote her artwork
  • But many of her followers were quick to note the resemblance she has to Kate
  • Following the suggestion from TikTok uesrs, the artist applied to The Crown 

A Kate Middleton lookalike who recently went viral on TikTok has announced she has applied to play the royal in The Crown.

Brittany Dixon, an artist from Australia, created her account on the social media platform to promote her artwork – but many of her followers were quick to note the uncanny resemblance she has to the Duchess of Cambridge. 

It comes following reports that Netflix producers are on the hunt for a ‘stunning’ actress who can play a young Kate in the sixth season of the historical drama. 

Following the news, Brittany was showered with messages from TikTok users telling her she should apply for the role – and following the suggestion, the artist revealed she had applied.

In one of her TikTok videos, Brittany explains the application process, describing how she was asked to send a selfie, some general information and a 30-second video talking about ‘something you love’.

Brittany Dixon, pictured

Brittany Dixon (pictured right), an artist from Australia, created her account on the social media platform to promote her artwork – but many of her followers were quick to point out the uncanny resemblance she has to the Duchess of Cambridge (pictured left, in 2005)

Following the news, Brittany was showered with messages from TikTok users telling her she should apply for the role - and following the suggestion, the artist revealed she had applied

Following the news, Brittany was showered with messages from TikTok users telling her she should apply for the role – and following the suggestion, the artist revealed she had applied

When posting videos of herself, Brittany was quickly inundated with comments comparing her to the royal, with one writing: ‘Wow, the resemblance [to Kate] is amazing.’

Others tagged her in comments suggesting she apply for The Crown, with one person insisting: ‘You look more like her than anyone else people are tagging.’

A third added: ‘Wow, you are very, very similar. Now I know why you’ve always looked familiar.’

When posting videos of herself, Brittany (pictured in a video alongside pictured of Kate) was quickly inundated with comments comparing her to the royal, with one writing: 'Wow, the resemblance [to Kate] is amazing.'

Brittany pictured in a video alongside pictured of Kate

When posting videos of herself, Brittany (pictured in a video alongside pictured of Kate) was quickly inundated with comments comparing her to the royal, with one writing: ‘Wow, the resemblance [to Kate] is amazing.’

After being told she should apply for The Crown, the artist (pictured) announced: ¿GUYS I APPLIED,¿ and promised to keep her followers updated after the clip went viral with over 300,000 views

After being told she should apply for The Crown, the artist (pictured) announced: ‘GUYS I APPLIED,’ and promised to keep her followers updated after the clip went viral with over 300,000 views

A fourth wrote: ‘That’s so funny, you [and Kate] look like sisters’, while many continued to encourage her to apply for The Crown role. 

Following this, she announced: ‘GUYS I APPLIED,’ and promised to keep her followers updated after the clip went viral with over 300,000 views.

Explaining the application process, she added: ‘I was not expecting that video to get that much attention.

Reaction: TikTok users (above) were quick to compare the artist to the Duchess of Cambridge

 Reaction: TikTok users (above) were quick to compare the artist to the Duchess of Cambridge

Reacting to Brittany's announcement, one person (above) wrote: 'Omg now I am so invested. I hope you get the role.'

Reacting to Brittany’s announcement, one person (above) wrote: ‘Omg now I am so invested. I hope you get the role.’

‘So I did end up applying, they just wanted a selfie, some general information, and a 30 second video of me talking about something I love. 

‘Obviously I talked about painting, so we’ll see how it goes and if they even see it,’ she said, before concluding: ‘Anyway thanks guys for being so nice, back to painting.’ 

Reacting to her clip, one person wrote: ‘Omg now I am so invested. I hope you get the role.’

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