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'The Royals' Trolls Trump With a 'Fake News' Warning From Elizabeth Hurley

Presidents Day Promo Promotes Fourth Series of E! Show

By Alexandra Jardine. Published on Feb 16, 2018

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We may never know what Queen Elizabeth really thinks about Donald Trump-- but now we know what Queen Helena of England, played by Elizabeth Hurley in E!'s "The Royals," has to say.

In a special Presidents Day promo for the series, Hurley delivers a warning about "fake news" stories that are "definitely not true" about his (fictional) recent visit to Europe. These include that his "hands were too small for the doorknob of Buckingham Palace," that his spray tan came off on the sheets and that he enquired whether the English Channel had "good ratings." (We think the last one is actually quite believable.)

Created by Mistress, the film promotes the fourth season of the show, starting on March 11.

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Credits

Date
Feb 16, 2018
Agency:
Mistress Los Angeles
Client:
E!
Executive Creative Director, Partner:
Scott Harris
Creative:
Adam Wagner
Creative:
Elizabeth Levin
Director of Production:
Dave Horowitz
Production Company:
Only Child
Director:
Peter Lydon
Executive Producer:
Charleen Manca
Producer:
Joan Babchak
Director of Photography:
David McFarland
Editorial & Post:
Bastard Productions
Editor:
Rob Henry
Color:
James DeOliveira

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