The ‘M*A*S*H’ writer said ‘people were horrified’ with the way he addressed Prince Charles

the CBS war comedy drama series MIXTURE* it ran from 1972 to 1983 and wowed fans with its take on life during the Korean War. The show followed medics and staff stationed at the 4077 Mobile Army Surgical Hospital in South Koreaand not only Americans liked it. King Carlos III, formerly Prince Carlos, I expected to see the series and visit the set. But when the MIXTURE writer met King Charles, their interaction turned weird.

King Charles, formerly Prince Charles, visited the set of ‘M*A*S*H’ in October 1977

Prince Charles makes ‘M*A*S*H’ cast members laugh | CBS Photo Archive/Fake Images

When King Charles visited the United States in 1977, he took time out of his schedule to look up the set of MIXTURE. According to, King Charles attended a luncheon at the 20th-Century Fox studio in Hollywood, California, where he met actors Cary Grant, Charlton Heston and Lauren Bacall. Royalty met others MIXTURE cast members that they were still in costume when they arrived, and watched an episode of the show being filmed.

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