“What we love about podcasting is that it reminds all of us to take a second and to actually hear, to hook up with each other with out distraction,” Harry, 36, and Meghan, 39, mentioned in an announcement. “With the challenges of 2020, there has by no means been a extra essential time to take action, as a result of once we hear one another, and listen to one another’s tales, we’re reminded of how interconnected we all are.”
Whereas the podcasts will formally kick off in 2021, the duo may also launch a vacation particular earlier than the yr’s finish. On Tuesday, they shared a preview for followers to get a touch of what was coming — and the previous actress couldn’t assist however gush over the prince.
“You say it, I believe it sounds very nice together with your accent,” she tells him within the clip. “One of many issues my husband and I’ve all the time talked about is our ardour for assembly folks and listening to their tales. It doesn’t matter what the story, they often give you an understanding of the place another person is coming from and on the identical time, remind you, not directly, of a narrative about your self.”
He then provides, “That’s what this venture is all about.”
On the finish of the preview, the California native giggles and says, “He has a podcast voice!”
The venture is just the latest for Meghan and Harry, who officially stepped away from their royal duties in March. In September, they signed a major deal with Netflix, which a supply confirmed to Us Weekly is worth over $100 million. Their manufacturing firm will create documentaries, kids’s programming, docuseries and scripted collection for the streaming large and is stuffed with initiatives they will personally relate to.
“Harry’s determined to make it in Hollywood, simply as a lot as Meghan,” an insider informed Us in August. “He’s specializing in making documentaries related to good causes — not simply on the manufacturing aspect of issues. We’ll even be seeing him in entrance of the digicam, extra as a spokesperson than anything.”
The supply famous that Meghan has “impressed him” to take his creativity to the following degree, including, “working within the leisure trade isn’t one thing he significantly considered doing as a royal, however since separating from the royals he now has the opportunity to explore new, thrilling alternatives and might’t wait to get his upcoming initiatives off the bottom.”