Cheeky cousins! Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s latest assembly with Queen Elizabeth II “may have” been organized by the Duke of Sussex’s cousin Princess Eugenie, who is regarded as “the go-between or a middle man” inside the royal family, royal professional Jonathan Sacerdoti completely tells Us Weekly.
“Princess Eugenie is a peacemaker,” Sacerdoti tells Us. “Eugenie may have been the person to suggest the meeting … or to try and help arrange it, make the contact.”
In a Today interview that aired on Wednesday, April 20, Harry, 37, detailed the sweet get-together with the queen, who shall be 96 on Thursday, April 21.
“Being with her, it was great. It was just so nice to see her,” the prince, who has at all times had a detailed bond together with his grandmother, informed Hoda Kotb. “She’s [in] great form.”
The Archewell cofounder, who is understood for his cheeky humor, revealed that he made the queen chortle throughout their time collectively. “She’s always got a great sense of humor with me,” he stated. “We have a really special relationship. We talk about things that she can’t talk about with anybody else.”
Another shut familial bond in the California resident’s life is the one which he shares with Eugenie, 32.
“She’s obviously maintained these good relations with Harry and Meghan, visiting them in California when she was out there and publicly being seen with them,” the royal professional tells Us of Eugenie’s ties to Harry. “She’s also said to be close to the queen as well, and that would put her in the perfect position to broker that sort of meeting.”
Harry and Eugenie attended the Super Bowl together in February and have hung out with one another’s youngsters. (Harry and Meghan are dad and mom to Archie, 2, and Lilibet Diana, 10 months, whereas Eugenie is mom to August Philip, 14 months, with husband Jack Brooksbank.)
The Suits alum is nice buddies with the princess as properly. “Eugenie is really the only member of the royal family that Meghan is still close to,” a supply informed Us in February 2021, noting that the two “stayed friends and remain friends.”
Eugenie’s obvious half in organizing the assembly between Queen Elizabeth II and Harry and Meghan is one that’s frequent amongst the royal household.
“It’s a family very much in the public gaze, and there will be members of the family who help to broker meetings and reconciliations,” the royal professional tells Us. “There’s always someone in the family who’s the peacemaker who tries to link people back together after arguments. And if that’s Eugenie’s role, good for her for doing that.”