Prince Harry has shot for a special episode of the much-loved children series ‘Thomas the Tank Engine’. In the recording, one will see Prince Harry introducing the episode, which is called ‘Thomas and Friends: The Royal Engine’.
This special introduction was recorded to celebrate the 75th Anniversary episode of Thomas the Tank Engine. The series is all set to get launched in the US on Netflix on 01st May and Viacom CBS-owned Channel 5′s Milkshake brand in the United Kingdom the very next day.
What is the premise of this particular episode?
This particular episode was recorded by Prince Harry in January 2020, in the storyline of this specific episode viewers will see animated royal characters like Prince of Wales, Prince Charles, and Queen of England, Queen Elizabeth II.
The episode follows the Prince of Wales when he was a little boy, where the friendly engine is taking the controller of the railway, Sir Topham Hatt, to the Buckingham Palace where he is receiving an honor. Rosamund Pike of Gone Girl fame is also featured in the episode as a new character called the Duchess of Loughborough.
Thomas The Tank Engine special to Prince Harry
Like all other children, Prince Harry has grown up watching ‘Thomas & Friends’. As he says that he has fond memories of the show where every time he watched the show, he was transported to new places through his adventures.
The plot of Thomas the Tank Engine
Thomas, the Tank Engine has been a familiar friendly face in every household in the UK for the past so many years. The show has been actively entertaining, educating, and inspiring children all over on important issues through its exciting stories and various characters. The tale of the train was first premiered in the United Kingdom in the year 1984.
The stories are based on The Railway Series authored by The Reverend Wilbert Awdry and his son Christopher Awdry. The stories in the books are the actual stories that Wilbert Awdry told his son Christopher while he was recuperating from measles. The stories follow the adventures of various locomotives and road vehicles which are located in a fictional place called the Island of Sodor.
There are some loyal fans of this show, and they will be definitely looking forward to this special episode featuring Prince Harry.