At the beginning of 2020, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex announced their departure from the British royal family, left the United Kingdom and headed for the United States with their son Archie. With the passage of time, not only did his second daughter Lilibet Diana Mountbatten-Windsor arrive and the controversial interview she gave Henry of Sussex with his wife Meghan de SussexRather, his history and emergence from royalty has been immortalized in a Lifetime movie titled ‘Meghan and Harry: Escaping the Palace’, which actors will play the son of Diana of Wales and the former actress of ‘Suits’?
The first trailer of the production was released on June 22 and carries as a description “Not all fairy tales have the perfect ending”. It summarizes the couple’s experiences while they were active members of the family led by the queen. Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom, the alleged racism that they experienced and that was exposed in front of the American interviewer Oprah Winfrey.
Who’s who in the movie
Prince Harry is played by Jordan Dean (32), while Sydney Morton (37) will play Meghan Markle. The actors replace Charlie Field and Tiffany Smith, who played the royal couple in ‘Harry & Meghan: Becoming Royal’ in 2019.
The production also includes Jordan Whalen as Prince William of Cambridge (Harry’s brother); Laura Mitchell as Kate Middleton; Steve Coulter as Prince Charles of Wales; Deborah Ramsay as Camilla of Cornwall and Maggie Sullivun as Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom.
In a part of the teaser you can hear who plays Henry of Sussex say “I see that they literally persecute you to death and I can’t help it” and his wife answers him “I am the person who is strong and does things well. I can not lose you”.
‘Meghan and Harry: Escaping the Palace’ It will be the first film that details the departure of the Dukes of Sussex from the British royal family, as well as how the mental health of the former actress was affected by everything that happened, the trauma faced by the son of Diana of Wales after her death and little Archie Harrison living in California.
“The film details the struggles of new parents and the unique challenges of being part of the royal family, which ultimately led to Harry and Meghan giving up their royal ties to forge a new life on their own terms.”, reads the synopsis of the new film that Lifetime produces about the life of the couple. The first was titled ‘Becoming Royal’ (2019) and showed how they met, the first meetings, their engagement and royal wedding.