In response to a tweet by Pearl Thusi, a social media user shared a screenshot of themselves illegally downloading Queen Sono, to which Pearl replied in a diplomatic manner.
On Monday, 2 March 2020, a social media user shared a screenshot in the process of illegally downloading the Pearl Thusi-led Netflix African original series, Queen Sono. The fan was responding to Pearl announcing that the series is number one in South Africa and Kenya. Pearl appealed to the fan to avoid illegally downloading the series, stating the implications of such on future Netflix African original series.
See the posts below.
Let me download it? pic.twitter.com/ysKH0b7rr6
— ? Bully Season ? (@tshepo_letlapa) March 2, 2020
Babe please don’t pirate our show. We worked so hard on it and the numbers via the platform itself will help the success of the show and other shows out of Africa on Netflix. ☹️ https://t.co/Y6C68KOgh1
— #QueenSono (@PearlThusi) March 2, 2020