After parting ways from the Royal Family and moving to California, Meghan Markle, Duchess of Sussex and wife of Britain’s Prince Harry has announced her first ever animated series with Netflix under the Sussex’s Archewell Productions.
The new series is based on a 12-year-old girl’s adventures of finding the influential female figures from the History, stated the production company on Wednesday.
In the announcement the mother of two stated about the story, on which the series will be based on. In the statement, she mentioned, “Like many girls her age, our heroine Pearl is on a journey of self-discovery as she tries to overcome life’s daily challenges.” According to Meghan, the series will celebrate “extraordinary women throughout history” and it will be titled as ‘Pearl’.
She further spoke on series being special to her, and she can’t to release it on Netflix. I’m thrilled that Archewell Productions has partnered with the powerhouse platform of Netflix…David Furnish and I have been eager to bring this special series to light, and I am delighted we are able to announce it today,” said Meghan.
Meghan serves as an executive producer alongside the other makers of the series including David Furnish, Carolyn Soper, Liz Garbus, Dan Cogan, and Amanda Rynda will be producing the series. In a statement David, 58, mentioned that, “I am delighted that we are finally able to announce this exciting animated series.”
Archewell Productions were also in news earlier when Meghan and Prince Harry announced last year in August that their first production for Netflix will be an Invictus Games documentary, Heart of Invictus. Harry in a conversation with US Weekly mentioned that, “This series will give communities around the world a window into the moving and uplifting stories of these competitors on their path to the Netherlands next year”
The Duchess of Sussex has already signed deal with Netflix in September 2020. Their main aim is to “create content that informs, but also gives hope.