Meghan Markle meeting Beyoncé is the best thing you’ll see today

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    Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are one of the most talked-about couples in the world, with the Duke and Duchess of Sussex recently welcoming their first child, baby Archie, to the world.

    But it wasn’t Archie’s Christening or the speculation around Godparents that got the world talking about Meghan and Harry this weekend. Instead it was their meeting the Carters.

    The royal couple attended the London premiere of Disney’s live action remake of The Lion King and surprise, surprise – the photos of Harry and Meghan meeting Beyoncé (voicing Nala in the film) and Jay Z are going viral.

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    This evening, The Duke and Duchess of Sussex attended #TheLionKing European premiere in London at the Odeon Theatre. In celebration of the film’s release, The Walt Disney Company announced #ProtectThePride, a global conservation campaign to support efforts protecting the rapidly diminishing lion population across Africa. As a part of their commitment to this cause, Disney also made a donation to The Duke of Sussex’s upcoming environment & community initiative which will be formally announced this autumn. The Duke and Duchess are committed to advancing conservation efforts across Africa and around the world, and working with communities to ensure a sustainable future for the planet. This evening Their Royal Highnesses had the pleasure of meeting the cast and creative team behind the film, as well as supporters of @africanparksnetwork, of which The Duke is President. Photo credit: PA images / Getty images – Chris Jackson

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    The two couples hugged, with Beyoncé reportedly gushing to Meghan about Archie, overheard telling the royal, ‘that baby is so beautiful’.

    While the two haven’t publicly crossed paths before, the iconic singer has previously been vocal in her support for the Duchess.

    At the BRIT Awards earlier this year, the Carters who were unable to accept their Best International Group award thanked viewers by VT, choosing to stand in front of a painting of Meghan as the Mona Lisa.

    Speaking of the choice, Beyoncé stated, ‘In honour of Black History Month, we bow down to one of our Melanated Monas. Congrats on your pregnancy! We wish you so much joy.’

    Can these two just become best friends already?

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