Comedy Clicks – This Week – The Windsors

Each week, we will be taking an in depth look at some of the best sitcoms and comedy shows from both the UK and the USA.

Today we will be looking at a comedy that has been highly criticised and received very mixed reviews – The Windsors

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Trailer

About the Show

Summary of Plot

Comedy soap opera re-imagining the lives of the British Royal Family as you have never seen them before.- IMDb

Number of Seasons / Episodes

2 Seasons

Characters:

Celeste Dring – Eugenie
Louise Ford – Kate
Richard Goulding – Harry
Morgana Robinson – Pippa
Hugh Skinner – Wills
Ellie White – Beatrice
Haydn Gwynne – Camilla
Harry Enfield – Charles

Trivia

  • This is the second time that Richard Goulding has played Prince Harry. He also played Prince Harry in King Charles III (2017)
  • Taking their cue from tabloid tittle-tattle and caricature, Camilla becomes a cartoon villain who is hell-bent on becoming Queen
  • The series has been criticised for such storylines as Kate Middleton catching ebola, Princesses Eugenie and Beatrice getting radicalised.
  • First aired 6th of May 2016

 

Clips

Princess Kate Wants A Job

HRH Homunculous

 

Prince Charles and Prince William Go To War

 

 

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