The Crown will be including a warning for viewers ahead of its episodes which will feature Princess Diana’s battle with bulimia.
An insider has explained that the season will feature a disclaimer for viewers to inform them of the upcoming scenes. It will be depicting Princess Diana’s struggles with the eating disorder. The upcoming fourth season of The Crown has been highly anticipated by fans as it will be introducing Princess Diana and her entrance into the royal family.
The iconic role will be portrayed by Emma Corrin as her character will look back at 1981 as Princess Diana marries Prince Charles. According to an entertainment portal, the fourth season will feature a warning in three of the ten episodes. The fourth season will feature the Royal Family from 1979 to 1990.
A disclaimer for viewers is to warn them as some of the scenes might trouble some viewers as it looks into an eating disorder. It is thought to read: ‘The following episode includes scenes of an eating disorder which some viewers may find troubling. Viewers discretion is required.’
Insiders claim that the season will showcase Diana’s struggle with bulimia as her marriage to Prince Charles seems to fall apart. The disorder is discovered during the engagement of the former Royal couple.
A spokesperson for Netflix revealed, “The Crown producers worked closely with the eating disorder charity, Beat, to ensure that their portrayal of Princess Diana’s bulimia was both accurate to the disorder and sensitively handled.”
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The spokesperson added that when viewers do watch the series on Netflix, they will see the warning cards at the beginning of the episode. It will also provide details of how to seek help if needed. It is rumored that the scenes will have Diana eat desserts before falling sick. This will be after her struggle of being alone as she lives in Buckingham Palace.
Diana herself opened up about her bulimia battle in her panorama interview back in 1995. She said, “You inflict it upon yourself because your self-esteem is at a low ebb, and you don’t think you’re worthy or valuable.”
The Crownrecently released its Season 4 trailer as Princess Diana and Prince Charles take center stage in the new season. The highly anticipated season of Netflix’sThe Crownhas released. It focuses on the life of Princess Diana, played by Emma Corrin, and Prince Charles, played by Josh O’Connor. It also features the first look at Gillian Anderson playing the role of Margaret Thatcher.
The trailer’s narration draws attention as it says, “Here is the stuff of which fairy tales are made — a prince and princess on their wedding day. But fairy tales usually end at this point, with the simple phrase, ‘They lived happily ever after.”
The narration continues, “As husband and wife live out their vows, loving and cherishing one another — sharing life’s splendors and miseries, achievements and setbacks — they will be transformed in the process. Our faith sees the wedding day not as the place of arrival, but the place where the adventure really begins.”
The new season will be released on November 15 onNetflixand will be the continuation of season 3. The previous season ended with Queen Elizabeth’s 25thyear as the United Kingdom’s sovereign leader.
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The main focus for the new season will be on how the Queen and her family are trying to secure the perfect bride for Prince Charles to continue their line of succession. The season will be about the Prince falling for Lady Diana Spencer. The trailer also gives a peek at their relationship that depicts a fairytale to unite the British people but it is actually not.
Olivia Colman will be playing Queen Elizabeth for the second consecutive year. Tobias Menzies will also be portraying Prince Philip for the second time. We can also expect to see Claire Foy as she returns for a flashback scene of Queen Elizabeth. A younger version of Prince William will also be a part of the series as the season will see Princess Diana pregnant with Prince Harry.
Netflix teased fans on Twitter by releasing few pictures from the upcoming season as it marked its first look. Photos of Anderson, Corrin, and more were shared alongside the caption, “Change is coming.”
The final two seasons ofThe Crownwill see Elizabeth Debucki playing the role of Princess Diana. Imelda Staunton will be seen playing the role of the Queen. The storyline of season 6 will run through the characters in the 2000s as it started in the 1940s.
“The Crown” is produced by Left Bank Pictures and Sony Pictures Television. Executive producers include Peter Morgan, Stephen Daldry, Andy Harries, Suzanne Mackie, Benjamin Caron, Robert Fox, and Matthew Byam Shaw. Michael Casey serves as the series producer.