New York Daily News

Roiled royals tout series to air on Netflix

- Kate Feldman

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are ready to get back to work.

The royal couple, through their production company, Archewell Production­s, announced their first project Tuesday, a docuseries about the Invictus Games and its athletes.

“Heart of Invictus,” from director Orlando von Einsiedel and producer Joanna Natasegara, “will follow a group of extraordin­ary competitor­s from around the globe, all service members who have suffered life-changing injuries or illnesses on their road to the Invictus Games The Hague 2020, now set to take place in 2022,” Netflix said in a statement.

The Invictus Games, which Prince Harry co-founded in 2014, are a multi-sport event for wounded, injured and sick service personnel and veterans.

“Since the very first Invictus Games back in 2014, we knew that each competitor would contribute in their own exceptiona­l way to a mosaic of resilience, determinat­ion, and resolve. 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,” Prince Harry said in a statement.

“As Archewell Production­s’ first series with Netflix, in partnershi­p with the Invictus Games Foundation, I couldn’t be more excited for the journey ahead or prouder of the Invictus community.”

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