Royal family skips Meghan and Harry’s daughter’s christening
Meghan and Harry named their daughter, Lilybet Diana, on March 3 and the royal family failed to attend.
The Invictus Games founder, 38, and former actress, 41, had invited King Charles III, Queen Consort Camilla, Prince William and Kate Middleton to the joyous occasion, a source said recently. told people
Another interior shared details about the event with 20 to 30 guests at the intimate bash at Meghan and Harry’s Montecito, California residence. After the ceremony, attendees were treated to an afternoon of food and dancing, the source said.
The 21-month-old baby was named after the Archbishop of Los Angeles, Rt. Rev. John Taylor.
Among those in attendance were Lilybet’s godfather, film producer Tyler Perry, an unnamed godmother, as well as Meghan’s mother, Doria Ragland.
Perry, 53, was seen Landed in Montecito last week just before the liturgy. The entertainer accompanied a 10-person gospel choir from Atlanta, who sang “Oh Happy Day” and “This Little Light.”
Perry admitted in the couple’s Netflix documentary series “Harry and Meghan,” released last year, that she refused to travel to Britain for Lilybet’s christening in case the event took place across the pond.
Perry didn’t want to “do all this with them in the church and figure it all out”, indicating that all the drama surrounding the firm had turned him off.
“Maybe we can have a private ceremony here and let it be,” he said. “And if you have to do it there, that’s fine.”
The “Medea” creator has been friends with Harry and Meghan for years and has invited them Live in your 18 million dollar home When they first came to the United States in 2020.
Elsewhere in the document, Perry discusses the stressful treatment Meghan allegedly endured at the hands of the royal family and the press, recalling how scared she was when she called for help in 2020.
“I could hear the fear [in her voice]. It was clear. I mean, I could hear it,” Perry said. “This woman was abused. And so it was [Prince Harry]”
“[Meghan] was afraid of [the royal family] Destroying him, or going crazy, or making him think he was crazy,” Perry continued.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are also parents to 3-year-old son Archie Harrison. Tot c Name given in the United Kingdom in July 2019, with the Royal Family in attendance.
After the passing of Queen Elizabeth II last September, Lilibet and Archie Royal titles were given Under regulations made by King George V in 1917.
Prince Harry wants his children to have a good relationship with the royal family.
“I’ve said before that I want a family, not an institution – so of course, I’d love nothing more for my children than to have relationships with their family members, and they do with something, which makes me very happy. Gets good. to Ananda,” Harry told PEOPLE in January.
However, while promoting his memoir “Spare”, Harry spoke of “feeling more distant” from his family abroad. The comments come as it was announced that Charles, 74, was moving Harry and Meghan out of their Frogmore Cottage home in Windsor, England. Struggling Prince Andrew was reportedly offered his home.
Both Harry and Meghan have reportedly been invited to Charles’ coronation on May 6, but their plans to attend have yet to be confirmed.