Defending the Netflix collection The Crown, Prince Harry has stated that the show, based mostly on his household, does not faux to be truth. He additionally introduced which actor he’d like to see portray him on the show, which just lately aired its fourth season.
The Crown has been a daily supply of hypothesis with regards to simply how a lot of it’s true. The collection is predicated on the reign of Queen Elizabeth II, who has been portrayed by Claire Foy and Olivia Colman, in two seasons every.
“Of course, it’s not strictly accurate,” Harry said in an appearance on The Late Late Show with James Corden. “It gives you a rough idea about what that lifestyle [looks like], what the pressures of putting duty and service above family and everything else ― what can come from that.”
“I’m way more comfortable with The Crown than I am seeing the stories written about my family or my wife or myself,” he added. “Because it’s the difference between ‘That is obviously fiction, take it how you will,’ but this is being reported on as fact because you’re supposedly news. I have a real issue with that.”
Harry and his wife, Meghan, last year struck a deal with Netflix, which will see them produce new programming for the service. The couple has also taken ‘a step back’ from their duties as royals. Harry and his brother, Prince William, appear as toddlers in the latest season of the show. Asked whom he’d like to see play him in future seasons, he replied, “Damian Lewis.”
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In a 2019 look on the Graham Norton Show, Colman recalled meeting Prince William, and never having the ability to assist herself and ask him if he’d seen the show. “I met Prince William at a dinner and he asked me what I was doing at the moment before he quickly added, ‘Actually, I know what you’re doing’,” Coleman stated. “I was so excited and asked, ‘Have you watched it?’ His answer was a firm ‘No,’” Coleman added.