The Invictus Games, which Prince Henry co-founded in 2014, is a multi-sport event for all those injured, wounded and sick veterans of the armed forces
08 Apr 2021 | 18:46 h
The royal couple is ready to return to work by means of his production company Archewell Productions. The couple announced their first project, It is a documentary series about the Invictus Games and its athletes.
“Heart of Invictus,” by renowned director Orlando von Einsiedel and producer Joanna Natasegara, “will follow a group of extraordinary competitors from around the world, all members of the military who have suffered life-changing injuries or illnesses in their lives. on the way to the Invictus Games in The Hague 2020, now scheduled for 2022, “Netflix said in a statement.
It is an ambitious project. The Invictus Games, which Prince Henry co-founded in 2014, is a multi-sport event for all those injured, wounded and sick veterans of the armed forces.
“From the first Invictus Games in 2014, we knew that each competitor would uniquely contribute to a mosaic of endurance, determination and resolve. This series will provide communities around the world a window into the moving and uplifting stories of these competitors on their way to the Netherlands next year, ”Prince Henry said in a statement.
“As Archewell Productions’ first series with Netflix, in association with the Invictus Games Foundation, I couldn’t be more excited for the journey ahead or more proud of the Invictus community for continually inspiring global healing, human potential and service. continuous”.
Meghan Markle and Harry signed a multi-year contract with the entertainment platform Netflix in September 2020, shortly after leaving their royal lives behind.
This association is expected to produce documentaries, feature films, documentary series, scripted programs and children’s programming.
“The Duke and Duchess of Sussex and the team at Archewell Productions are building an ambitious list that reflects the values and causes they hold dear,” said Ted Sarandos, Netflix’s chief content officer, in a statement.
“From the moment I met them, it was clear that Invictus Games hold a very special place in their hearts, and I couldn’t be happier that their first Netflix series is showing that to the world in a way never seen before.”