The Crown ‘should not carry a fiction warning’, say Mirror readers

Readers of The Mirror have voted that The Crown should not carry a fiction warning at the start of every episode.

Some critics and royal commentators have argued that the Netflix royal drama should carry a disclaimer at the start of each episode to make clear that the series is a fictional drama, which the streaming giant has rejected.

However, in a recent survey conducted by The Mirror into audience views on the drama’s fourth reason, the majority were also against such a warning.

56% voted ‘No’ to the question ‘Should The Crown carry a fiction warning at the start of every episode?’, while 38% answered ‘Yes’ and 6% answered ‘Don’t Know’.

Elsewhere, 80% of respondents said that the series did not change their view of the Royal Family, compared to 20% who said it did.

62% of respondents answered ‘No’, while 31% answered ‘Yes’, and 7% said that they ‘Don’t Know’.

On average, the Mirror readers’ rating for season 4 was at 3.8 out of 5 stars, with the majority at 47% giving the run of episodes the full 5 stars.

It appears that Mirror readers, on the whole, agree with cast members and Netflix that the series does not need a disclaimer.

Regardless, the debate is still likely to rage on, especially with two more seasons on the way.

The Crown season 4 is available now on Netflix.

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