Netflix’s new docuseries about the Duke and Duchess of Sussex is causing controversy, with an unrelated photo used to show how the press hounded the couple.
Harry, Meghan Netflix special controversy
A new trailer for the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s upcoming Netflix docuseries has appeared to use footage of the press filming events unrelated to the couple to depict how they were hounded by the paparazzi.
Harry & Meghan, which is to be an “unprecedented and in-depth documentary series”, is set to debut on the streaming platform on Thursday.
Ahead of the series launch, the one-minute teaser was released on Monday and shows the couple attending public events as well as private behind-the-scenes moments.
In one section of the footage, clips of paparazzi are paralleled alongside old footage of Harry’s mother, Princess Diana, being followed by the media as Harry says in a voiceover: “The pain and suffering of women marrying into this institution, this feeding frenzy.