Archie is going to have a sibling!
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are expecting a child, a spokesperson for the Duke and Duchess of Sussex confirmed to HuffPost on Sunday.
“We can confirm that Archie is going to be a big brother. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are overjoyed to be expecting their second child, ”the spokesperson said in a statement.
This will be the second child for the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, who welcomed their son , Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor, in May 2019.
Archie is currently seventh in line to the throne, but does not have a title.
Photographer Misan Harriman, a longtime friend of the royal couple, remotely took the photo below to celebrate the family’s newest addition.
Harriman tweeted out the photo with a sweet message on Sunday, shortly after the news was announced.
“Meg, I was there at your wedding to witness this love story begin, and my friend, I am honored to capture it grow,” the Vogue contributing photographer wrote. “Congratulations to The Duke and Duchess of Sussex on this joyous news!”
A representative of Buckingham Palace relayed the royal family’s congratulations to the couple, telling HuffPost by email Monday, “Her Majesty, The Duke of Edinburgh, The Prince of Wales and the entire family are delighted and wish them well. ”