George Clooney could be the godfather to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s royal baby, insiders told the Daily Mail.
Speaking to the Mail, Clooney’s cousin Ben Breslin said that the A-lister would make a “wonderful godfather” to the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s first child.
A source also said Clooney has “told a couple of people he has a strong hunch” he will be play a role in the royal baby’s life.
Clooney and his wife Amal’s relationship with the Duke and Duchess of Sussex became public knowledge when the A-listers attended the royal wedding in May.
Since then, the friends have reportedly holidayed together in the Clooneys’ luxurious Lake Como villa.
Could George Clooney be godfather to a member of the British royal family?
Quite possibly, insiders say.
Speaking to the Daily Mail, George Clooney’s cousin Ben Breslin said that the A-lister would make a “wonderful godfather” to the first child of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, saying: “I’m all for it[…] He’d make a wonderful just about anything — he’s a good guy.”
“‘I’m not in on those royal circle talks,” Breslin stipulated, “but that’s not to say next time he comes in we might sit down for an hour over bourbon and talk about it.”
Clooney and his wife Amal’s relationship with the Duke and Duchess of Sussex is well-documented.
The pair famously attended Harry and Meghan’s royal wedding in May and in August, and the friends reportedly holidayed together in the Clooneys’ luxurious Lake Como villa.
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Amal has reportedly been a friend of Markle’s for some time and helped her settle into her new home, a source told People magazine in May. “Amal has been helping Meghan settle into London life. It was a very natural friendship from day one,” the insider said.
A source told the Daily Mail that the couples’ ties are stronger than headlines let on and that Clooney has “told a couple of people he has a strong hunch” that he’s a shoe-in to be godfather to their royal baby.
Markle is due to give birth in April 2019.
The Mail adds that Harry and Meghan are due to attend a star-studded dinner party next month at the Clooneys’ London home alongside Barack and Michelle Obama.
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