The Duchess of Sussex has granted her first important interview of & # 39; sit down & # 39; since he joined the royal family for a high-profile documentary series about the queen.
Queen of the World, which will air on ITV next month, will offer a unique vision of His Majesty as a figure on the world stage and the witness he is passing on to the younger members of the family as they continue their passion for the Commonwealth. .
Filmed for more than a year by Oxford Films, the crew has had privileged access to the Queen, her family, her staff and her residences, as they tell the story of how the Commonwealth has been a central focus and passion throughout her life. lifetime.
Meghan, 37, gave a long interview to the team, as did her husband, Prince Harry, appointed by the Commonwealth youth ambassador monarch and saying that he and Meghan will make Commonwealth youth a priority of your audience. job.
The Duchess of Sussex was interviewed at length by the team behind the new documentary Queen of the World, which will air on ITV next month (in today's photo at a Hamilton show)
The interviews have also been given by Prince Charles, Prince William, Princess Anne and the Countess of Wessex.
The programs will also feature film images from the private film archives of the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh and the treasures of the Royal Collection.
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry (pictured on Wednesday) were interviewed along with other members of the royal family
Its creators say the series will offer an unprecedented glimpse of Queen's early years as head of the Commonwealth, when she embroidered the symbols of the then eight Commonwealth countries on her Coronation dress, and how that number had risen to 53 for when the Duchess of Sussex had the Commonwealth flowers sewn into her wedding veil in May.
Jo Clinton-Davis, Controller of Factual at ITV, said: "The Queen is a unique figure on the world stage, with great experience having met with more world leaders than any previous British monarch and serving more time than all of them.
Queen of the World, to be broadcast in September, offers a unique vision of His Majesty's role as a figure on the world stage
Meghan Markle (pictured on her wedding day) spoke with the documentary team about her new life as a member of the British royal family.
"This film is a rare opportunity to see Her Majesty up close and behind the scenes in this role, which means a lot to her and has been so significant for Britain and the Commonwealth." Nicolas Kent, Creative Director of Oxford Films and Executive Producer for Queen of the World, added: "The Queen is the most traveled monarch in history and it has been fascinating to see how she has passed on her experience to the younger generations of the royal family.
"With the Duke and Duchess of Sussex about to embark on their first Commonwealth Trip to Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific exactly sixty-five years after the Queen's first Commonwealth Tour, this series could not be more timely. " Harry and Meghan will tour Australia, New Zealand, Fiji and Tonga in October.