- Beyoncé and Meghan Markle interacted at the London premiere of Disney’s “The Lion King” on Sunday.
- In a viral video posted by Daily Mail royal correspondent Rebecca English, the two stars can be seen greeting each other with a hug.
- Fans are also convinced that the “Spirit” singer called Markle “my princess.”
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The two stars were in attendance at the London red carpet for the Disney movie on Sunday. In “The Lion King,” Beyoncé voices Nala and sings on a new track for the film titled “Spirit.”
A video, which was taken by Daily Mail royal correspondent Rebecca English, shows the moment when Beyoncé met Markle and hugged her.
I’ve got a feeling this is what you might hVe been waiting to see ???? pic.twitter.com/eICJgwlrJk
— Rebecca English (@RE_DailyMail) July 14, 2019
The embrace, which has already been turned into a GIF, went viral and fans on Twitter melted over the sweet interaction. It’s unclear if the “Lemonade” singer referred to Markle as “my princess,” but people are convinced.
I believe Beyoncé called Meghan ‘My Princess’ when she hugged her. What a day today has been. ♥️♥️♥️
— Wendy Tlou (@mswendyt) July 14, 2019
omg when beyoncé said my princess to meghan markle as they hugged and her smile THAT WAS SO SWEET their meeting was so adorable
— Pauliene (@flirtesque) July 14, 2019
Idk what to focus on ; Queen Beyoncé calling Meghan “My Princess” or the fact they they are genuinely so happy to see each other ???????????????????????? I didn’t know I needed to see Beyoncé x Meghan until today. ???????????????????????? #LionKing pic.twitter.com/uQ3ACtOR1R
— kay. (@karishmaroshan) July 14, 2019
Beyoncè telling Meghan "hi my princess" is the best thing to ever happen to me ????????♀️
— selene (@selenestarx) July 14, 2019
beyoncé saying “my princess” to meghan while hugging her… that was beautiful.
— bianca (@soiecherie) July 14, 2019
— sue4publicchristening (@royallymegtruth) July 14, 2019
When Beyonce said “my princess” to Meghan Markle I felt that in my spirit pic.twitter.com/abIbJjFZyK
— Michelle (@MO_ZPP) July 14, 2019
— khlo???? (@beysgold) July 14, 2019
So the next time someone comes in my thread talking about Meghan is not a Princess…. remember that today July 14 the 2019 Queen Beyonce said "My Princess". The Queen has declared this. So it shall be. pic.twitter.com/JYRPqbD9iz
— Katrina (@dazzlegal) July 14, 2019
good morning to beyoncé calling meghan “my princess”
— ally (@rachqjen) July 15, 2019
— Suitably For PLATONIC SUPPERS???????? (@suitablyforsus1) July 14, 2019
Beyoncé meeting Meghan Markle and calling her ‘My Princess’ gave me chills. pic.twitter.com/dMEpQQ0GE3
— Ashleigh Louise (@LOUHENNESSYx) July 14, 2019
Beyoncé said “my princess” to Meghan Markle ???? this gif better bring good luck to all of us pic.twitter.com/PteqFQvdcZ
— Sam✨ (@sammrnd) July 14, 2019
beyoncé hugging meghan and saying “my princess” i’m so…. pic.twitter.com/zHiTzcACCH
— dunder mifflin, this is diane (@dianelyssa) July 14, 2019
I know ya'll saw Beyonce say "my princess" when she hugged Meghan. pic.twitter.com/Fuai2TdeuJ
— sad girl hour (@Smileymotso) July 15, 2019
— Katie Krause (@Katie_Krause) July 14, 2019
Beyoncé called Meghan “My Princess” when she hugged her ????
A ROYAL MOMENT. ???? https://t.co/uqxlE2v7EI
— Tenille Clarke (@tenilleclarke1) July 14, 2019
Peep how Beyonce said my princess to Meghan???????????????????????????????? https://t.co/pJM2ixoRXk
— Wild Irish Rose✨ (@Xidx__) July 14, 2019
— CoCo (@xSlouiseC) July 14, 2019
Beyonce saying My Princess as she hugged Meghan is the soundtrack for my funeral yall so somebody tell my husband https://t.co/cCZQGYg8Or
— TheHouseOfSussex_FB (@HouseOfSussexFB) July 14, 2019
Beyoncé and Markle were joined at the event by their husbands, Jay-Z and Prince Harry, respectively. In additional videos shared by English, you can also hear the couples discussing their families and parenthood. Beyoncé and the rapper have three children (daughter Blue Ivy and twins Rumi and Sir) and the royals have a son named Archie, who was born in early May.
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