logo

Prince Harry Reportedly Jokes He Knows 'The Lion King' by Heart

Joe Akins
Jul 17, 2019
01:58 P.M.
Share this pen
FacebookFacebookTwitterTwitterLinkedInLinkedInEmailEmail

Prince Harry revealed to guests at the “Lion King” premiere that he knows the movie by heart after wife, Meghan joked about him knowing all the characters in the Disney blockbuster animation.

Advertisement

The Duke of Sussex was forced to open up about a secret he admittedly was not proud of at the premiere of the “Lion King” on Sunday. This secret shame is sure to give kids a run for their childhood love, and favourite animation.

Advertisement

THE REVELATION

Prince Harry and beautiful wife, Meghan were present at the Odeon Theatre to commemorate the release of the 2019 remake of the all-time favourite animation. The Royal pair was waylaid by two adorable twelve-year-olds, Valentina Walker and Elvie Chambers.

Advertisement

The cute girls, whose parents reportedly work with Disney were eager to present the royal couple with amazing presents for Baby Archie.

The Duchess was surprised by the sweet gesture as she accepted the bouquet, book and Simba toy from the little ones before engaging them in a conversation about the legendary animation.

Advertisement

Amidst the conversation, the Duke revealed that his favourite characters were Timon and Pumba, to which his wife added that he knew all the characters and was a huge fan. At this, the royalty chipped in that he knew the whole movie by heart, which was even sadder.

MORE THAN JUST A MOVIE

Advertisement

It has been reported that the Disney story about Simba and Nala was very special to the royal sweethearts. Royal expert, Nicholl Katie told ET that the movie marked the onset of the royal pair’s love story as they saw the Broadway version of the movie for their first date.

This should explain why the song, “Circle of Life” extracted from the animation was played at their wedding. Coupled with the Prince’s love for wildlife, shown through his numerous support for Wildlife Conservation projects in years past.

Advertisement

WHO IS THE BIGGEST FAN?

With the Duke’s revelation about his love for the iconic story, one might be tempted to name him the Lion King’s biggest fan. Sadly though, the father of one has competition for that title within the royal family.

In 2017, Harry’s elder brother, Prince Williams stated that his son, Prince George was a fan and “quite liked” the film, which they had seen a few times thanks to him. But then again, what’s a few times compared to the Duke of Sussex who has seen the movie over twenty times and knew it all by heart?

Advertisement
info
Please fill in your e-mail so we can share with you our top stories!
By subscribing, you agree to our Privacy Policy
Advertisement
Related posts

Prince Harry's Daughter Lilibet Diana Takes Her 1st Steps — Inside His Life as a 'Proud Papa'

April 22, 2022

Charles Introduced Camilla to His Sons after Diana's Death — Harry Allegedly Still 'Can't Stand' Her

May 02, 2022

Harry & Meghan Reportedly Might Use Kids as a ‘Weapon’ for Family Reunion Though She Does Not Want to Return

April 03, 2022

Harry & Meghan Will Bring Kids to Queen’s Jubilee despite Queen Banning Them from Palace Balcony Ceremony

May 10, 2022