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This A-List Actor Played a Key Role in Harry's Book Deal, Say Sources

Best Life Logo By Diane Clehane of Best Life | Slide 1 of 7: From their sprawling mansion in the star-studded enclave of Montecito, California (where their neighbors include Oprah Winfrey and Orlando Bloom) to their multi-million-dollar deals with Netflix and Spotify, Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan have secured most of the trappings of American celebrity—and now comes the requisite memoir. News recently broke that Harry's $20-million deal with Penguin Random House was not for one blockbuster book as originally thought, but four tomes from the Sussexes, including one to be published only after Queen Elizabeth's death and a wellness book from Meghan. The first book, a memoir from Harry, is due out next year. Most assuredly, the Sussexes will want top literary talents for these projects and Harry may have already turned to one of the biggest celebrities in the world for a key introduction.The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have accrued a long list of Hollywood hotshots as friends over the years, but there's one star who may have played a critical part in connecting the duke with the Pulitzer Prize-winning ghostwriter who is sure to craft Harry's life story into an instant best-seller. Read on to find out who that A-lister is and his surprising, long-standing connection to the Royal Family.RELATED: The One Royal Rule the Queen Is Now Telling Palace Aides to Break, Say Sources.Read the original article on Best Life.

This A-List Actor Played a Key Role in Harry's Book Deal, Say Sources

From their sprawling mansion in the star-studded enclave of Montecito, California (where their neighbors include Oprah Winfrey and Orlando Bloom) to their multi-million-dollar deals with Netflix and Spotify, Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan have secured most of the trappings of American celebrity—and now comes the requisite memoir. News recently broke that Harry's $20-million deal with Penguin Random House was not for one blockbuster book as originally thought, but four tomes from the Sussexes, including one to be published only after Queen Elizabeth's death and a wellness book from Meghan. The first book, a memoir from Harry, is due out next year. Most assuredly, the Sussexes will want top literary talents for these projects and Harry may have already turned to one of the biggest celebrities in the world for a key introduction.

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have accrued a long list of Hollywood hotshots as friends over the years, but there's one star who may have played a critical part in connecting the duke with the Pulitzer Prize-winning ghostwriter who is sure to craft Harry's life story into an instant best-seller. Read on to find out who that A-lister is and his surprising, long-standing connection to the Royal Family.

RELATED: The One Royal Rule the Queen Is Now Telling Palace Aides to Break, Say Sources.

Read the original article on Best Life.

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