FOLLOWING THE NEWLYWEDS
THROUGH THEIR FIRST YEAR
LOS ANGELES, CA (February 10, 2019) – Lifetime heads across the pond with a follow-up to the 2018 hit movie following the romantic journey of Prince Harry and American actress Meghan Markle with the sequel, Harry & Meghan: Becoming Royal (working title).
Debuting later this year, the film continues the love story of newlyweds Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry, pulling back the curtain to reveal the untold joys and challenges of life inside the royal family during their pivotal first year of marriage.
The movie is executive produced by Merideth Finn and Michele Weiss. Menhaj Huda directs from a script by Scarlett Lacey. Production begins later this month in Vancouver and will debut this spring on Lifetime.
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