Prince Charles is a self-proclaimed fan of this surprising UK TV show

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  • We WISH it was Love Island

    The royal family are a hit with the public, for the simple reason that they are relatable.

    Gone are the days where we would only see a royal waving from Buckingham Palace balcony. Now they are accessible, all over social media, from Princess Eugenie dominating Instagram with her behind the scenes royal snaps to the Queen and Prince Philip’s Twitter account.

    And it doesn’t stop there, with it emerging that they even share our TV habits.

    On a Royal visit to Fowey, Cornwall, this week, Prince Charles admitted to being a fan of one of the UK’s cult TV shows – and everyone is thrilled.


    There was hope that the show he habitually tunes into was Love Island. But while we love the thought of Charles and Camilla voting for their favourite islanders via the app and debating who is to blame for the Georgia-Jack kiss, it looks like it’s not meant to be.

    Prince Charles is instead a fan of BBC series, Poldark.

    Happy Birthday Aidan Turner!🎉 All the best from the cast and crew of #Poldark

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    ‘What I can’t get over watching that Poldark stuff on TV is how many he wrote,’ explained Prince Charles, referring to the Winston Graham books that the show is based on.

    So there we have it, Poldark has the royal seal of approval from Prince Charles.

    But what about The Crown?

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