On 21 December 2020, it was announced that Harry and Meghan, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, had signed a major deal with Netflix. The partnership – in collaboration with the royal couple’s production company Archewell Productions – is set to include documentaries, docuseries, feature films, scripted shows, and children’s programming. According to Mirror Online, it has been reported that the overall deal is worth up to $100m.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have already made their mark in the world of media, having recently signed a multi-year podcast deal with Spotify. The Netflix deal is set to expand their reach even further, with the couple set to produce content for the streaming giant.
The exact details of the deal are yet to be revealed, but it is believed that the couple will be involved in the production of a range of content, from documentaries to scripted shows. The content is expected to focus on topics that are close to the couple’s hearts, such as mental health, racial justice, and gender equality.
The deal is also likely to provide a major financial boost for the couple, with reports suggesting that the overall deal is worth up to $100m. This is an impressive sum, and it is likely to provide the couple with a significant source of income in the years to come.
The Netflix deal is a major milestone for Harry and Meghan, and it is likely to be the first of many deals that the couple will make in the world of media. With their production company Archewell Productions, the couple is set to make a major impact in the world of entertainment.