Netflix has cancelled Meghan Markle’s animated series, Pearl, after it experienced a drop-in subscribers.
The children’s show project by Archewell Productions was in the development stage before it was dropped. Netflix was in the planning stages for more productions from the royal couple Harry and Meghan.
The show family-oriented series centering on a 12-year-old girl who gets inspired by achieving and influential women throughout history.
During its preemptive introduction to the world, Meghan said: “Like many girls her age, our heroine Pearl is on a journey of self-discovery as she tries to overcome life’s daily challenges. I’m thrilled that Archewell Productions, partnered with the powerhouse platform of Netflix and these incredible producers, will together bring you this new animated series, which celebrates extraordinary women throughout history. David Furnish and I have been eager to bring this special series to light, and I am delighted we are able to announce it today.”
Daily Mail disclosed that Netflix had in September 2020 signed a KSh 11.6 billion deal with Harry and Meghan for the production