Japan’s Crown Prince Fumihito  ‘approves’ daughter Princess Mako’s plans to marry

Japan‘s Crown Prince Fumihito has revealed he ‘approves’ of Princess Mako’s plans to marry – despite his daughter delaying the wedding for the second time last month.   Princess Mako, 28, who studied in Edinburgh, Dublin and Leicester, will be forced to give up her title in order to marry long-term boyfriend Kei Komuro, whom she … Read more Japan’s Crown Prince Fumihito  ‘approves’ daughter Princess Mako’s plans to marry

Queen’s cousin blasts asylum plot in The Crown as ‘fantasy’

Queen’s cousin blasts asylum plot in The Crown as ‘fantasy’ and says it caused ‘frustration’ in the family By Elliot Mulligan For The Daily Mail Published: 01:59 GMT, 2 December 2020 | Updated: 01:59 GMT, 2 December 2020 A cousin of the Queen has criticised an episode of The Crown, labelling it ‘fiction pretending to … Read more Queen’s cousin blasts asylum plot in The Crown as ‘fantasy’

Bob Hawke’s granddaughter ‘completely blindsided’ by his brash depiction in Netflix’s The Crown

Bob Hawke’s granddaughter has spoken out about his depiction in The Crown.  Sophie Taylor-Price appeared on The Ben, Rob & Robbo Show on Tuesday and revealed she was ‘completely blindsided’ by his brash portrayal.  Speaking in particular about the controversial episode six, called Terra Nullius, where his character was seen calling the Queen a ‘pig,’ … Read more Bob Hawke’s granddaughter ‘completely blindsided’ by his brash depiction in Netflix’s The Crown

The Crown star Erin Doherty admits her ‘mental health dipped’ as she said goodbye to Princess Anne

‘I glimpsed red carpet life, and then it was gone again’: The Crown star Erin Doherty admits her ‘mental health dipped’ as she said goodbye to Princess Anne role amid the pandemic By Joanna Crawley For Mailonline Published: 13:50 GMT, 1 December 2020 | Updated: 13:50 GMT, 1 December 2020 She’s one of the break-out … Read more The Crown star Erin Doherty admits her ‘mental health dipped’ as she said goodbye to Princess Anne

ABC SLAMS Netflix over inaccuracies in The Crown season four

Netflix show The Crown is BLASTED by Australia’s National Broadcaster over season four inaccuracies… as they say Bob Hawke ‘did NOT call the Queen a pig’ on their current affairs show Four Corners in 1983 By Nicole Douglas For Daily Mail Australia Published: 05:49 GMT, 1 December 2020 | Updated: 05:49 GMT, 1 December 2020 … Read more ABC SLAMS Netflix over inaccuracies in The Crown season four

The Crown has moral responsibility to tell viewers they’re watching drama, says Helena Bonham Carter

The Crown has ‘moral responsibility’ to tell viewers they are watching a drama, says Princess Margaret actress Helena Bonham Carter By Elliot Mulligan For The Daily Mail Published: 01:48 GMT, 1 December 2020 | Updated: 01:49 GMT, 1 December 2020 Helena Bonham Carter has said The Crown has a ‘moral responsibility’ to remind viewers they … Read more The Crown has moral responsibility to tell viewers they’re watching drama, says Helena Bonham Carter

How could The Crown exploit a widow’s very private tragedy?

There is no monument or commemorative plaque to explain what happened, no cairn of stones to mark the spot where a roaring avalanche swept all before it. For those involved there is no need: the events of that day in March 1988 will never be forgotten. But there is now a memorial of sorts, thanks … Read more How could The Crown exploit a widow’s very private tragedy?

MAIL ON SUNDAY COMMENT: The Crown must stop dressing up dangerous fiction as the truth 

MAIL ON SUNDAY COMMENT: The Crown must stop dressing up dangerous fiction as the truth By Mail On Sunday Comment For The Mail On Sunday Published: 01:35 GMT, 29 November 2020 | Updated: 01:35 GMT, 29 November 2020 In an age when many know nothing of the past – and the day before yesterday is … Read more MAIL ON SUNDAY COMMENT: The Crown must stop dressing up dangerous fiction as the truth 

How Prince Charles once joked with The Crown creator Peter Morgan when he was presented with a CBE 

How Prince Charles once joked with The Crown creator and writer Peter Morgan when he was presented with a CBE Mr Morgan met Prince Charles four years ago at Buckingham Palace   Ceremony in February 2016 was shortly before The Crown made Netflix debut  Mr Morgan also wrote the hit 2006 film The Queen starring Helen Mirren  … Read more How Prince Charles once joked with The Crown creator Peter Morgan when he was presented with a CBE 

Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden demands Netflix make it clear The Crown is ‘fiction’

Oliver Dowden last night demanded that Netflix make clear The Crown is ‘fiction’. In a dramatic intervention, the Culture Secretary added his voice to mounting concern that fabricated scenes in the drama series were so damaging to the Royal Family that viewers should be warned at the start of each episode that it was not … Read more Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden demands Netflix make it clear The Crown is ‘fiction’