The Duchess of Sussex has created an animated household collection for streaming platform Netflix Inc that she may even govt produce, her manufacturing firm says.
Archewell Productions, the corporate fashioned by Meghan and her husband, Prince Harry, stated in a press release the collection can be centred on the adventures of a 12-year-old lady, who’s impressed by quite a lot of influential girls from historical past.
The collection, referred to as Pearl, is among the first to be introduced by Netflix and the Duke and Duchess of Sussex. They struck the deal final yr after they give up their royal duties and moved to California.
“Like many ladies her age, our heroine Pearl is on a journey of self-discovery as she tries to beat life’s day by day challenges,” Meghan stated in a press release.
“I am thrilled that Archewell Productions, partnered with the powerhouse platform of Netflix, and these unimaginable producers, will collectively deliver you this new animated collection, which celebrates extraordinary girls all through historical past.”
No date was given for the launch of the collection.
Meghan will govt produce the collection together with David Furnish, the husband of British singer Elton John, the assertion stated. John is a detailed pal of Harry and Meghan and carried out at their wedding ceremony reception in 2018.
The animated collection follows the announcement final yr of a Netflix challenge that’s near Harry’s coronary heart – a documentary collection concerning the Invictus Video games for wounded servicemen and ladies.
It follows the publication final month of Meghan’s first e book – “The Bench” – a youngsters’s story about fatherhood that she stated was impressed by Harry’s relationship with the couple’s first baby, Archie. Meghan gave beginning to a daughter, Lilibet “Lili” Diana, in June.