Streaming platform Netflix Inc said on Sunday it had decided to stop work on Meghan Markle’s family series Pearl as it reviewed animated content.
Dropping several projects, including Markle’s, was part of strategic decisions on the production of animated series, the company said in a statement, without providing further details on its decision.
Archewell Productions, the company formed by Markle and her husband, Prince Harry, said last year that she would be an executive producer of Pearl. The series was to be centered on the adventures of a 12-year-old girl who is inspired by influential women from history.
The couple is formally known as the Duke and Duchess of Sussex. Archewell did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
Netflix chose not to move forward with the two enlivened children’s arrangements Dino Childcare and Boons and Curses.
The choice to cancel these appears comes after Netflix detailed a misfortune of 200,000 supporters within the, to begin with, a quarter, falling well brief of its figure of including 2.5 million. Last year, Netflix amplified a bargain for movement movies with Comcast auxiliary All inclusive Pictures, a move that was anticipated to assist Netflix to hold on to child viewers.
Netflix said on Sunday it would proceed to work on ventures with Archewell, counting the already declared narrative arrangement Heart of Invictus.
This will center on competitors competing within the Invictus Games for harmed veterans within The Hague in 2022. Netflix did not react to an inquiry on whether it would cut more enlivened appears.
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