The particular episode, “Thomas & Friends: The Royal Motor,” functions animations of the Queen and Prince Charles as a youngster.
The software airs in the US on Netflix on Friday and the subsequent working day in the British isles on Channel 5 Milkshake! It will be obtainable in extra than 180 nations this year.
Viewers will see him sitting down in an armchair by a hearth, studying from a e-book titled “Thomas and the Royal Motor.”
In his introduction, Prince Harry says “Thomas & Good friends” is celebrating 75 many years “of friendship and teamwork.”
In a statement unveiled by Mattel, the owner of the “Thomas the Tank Engine” model, the prince explained he was a fan of Thomas as a baby.
Prince Harry explained: “Thomas the Tank Motor has been a comforting, acquainted confront to so a lot of family members around the final 75 many years — entertaining, educating and inspiring small children on critical concerns as a result of exciting stories and characters.
“I undoubtedly have fond reminiscences of increasing up with Thomas & Friends and staying transported to new places through his adventures.”
He added that he was “proud” to consider section in the unique episode.
The prince undertook the function in exchange for a donation to charity, in accordance to the push statement, though more information of this have not been built offered.
The 22-minute special will also attribute a character voiced by British actress Rosamund Pike.
“Thomas the Tank Engine” was created by the Rev. W. Awdry and was a ebook collection.
The story was turned into a Television set sequence in 1984 and for numerous a long time was narrated by former Beatle Ringo Starr. It manufactured its American debut on PBS in 1989.