How many episodes of Harry & Meghan are there? Your questions answered

Prince Harry & Meghan, The Duke and Duchess of Sussex together in a photobooth
Harry & Meghan is a landmark documentary from the Sussexes' partnership with Netflix. (Image credit: Netflix)

Harry & Meghan is an in-depth documentary series that sees the Duke and Duchess of Sussex sharing their side of the story.

In the Netflix docuseries from Emmy-winning director Liz Garbus, we'll learn about Harry and Meghan's romance, starting with the early days of their relationship and what led them to step back from their roles as members of the Royal Family. We'll also hear from close friends and family — some of whom have not shared their feelings publicly prior to their appearance in Harry & Meghan — plus historians who discuss the royals' relationship with the media.

Speaking to People (opens in new tab)about the project, Meghan Markle said: "It's nice to be able to trust someone with our story — a seasoned director whose work I've long admired — even if it means it may not be the way we would have told it. But that's not why we're telling it. We're trusting our story to someone else, and that means it will go through their lens."

If you're planning to watch Harry & Meghan but want to know how many episodes there are or when they arrive, read on to find out this info and more. 

How many episodes of Harry & Meghan are there?

Harry & Meghan is comprised of six episodes in total which were released in two volumes. The first set of episodes arrived on Netflix on Thursday, December 8, with the remaining three arriving on Thursday, December 15.

How long is each episode of Harry & Meghan?

Below you can find the individual run time for each episode of Harry & Meghan.

  • Episode 1 - 56 minutes
  • Episode 2 - 55 minutes
  • Episode 3 - 60 minutes
  • Episode 4 - 60 minutes
  • Episode 5 - 52 minutes
  • Episode 6 - 40 minutes

Is Harry & Meghan shot in black and white?

Although some promotional images for Harry & Meghan were black-and-white, the series is not shot this way. 

Now that the is out, we can see that it makes use of a variety of archival footage, photos, and clips from both Harry and Meghan and other contributors, with the majority of what's on-screen appearing in full color.

How do I watch Harry & Meghan?

As we've mentioned, the six-part docuseries is only available to watch on Netflix. If you're looking for more stuff to watch, don't forget to check out our guides to the best Netflix shows and the best Netflix documentaries.

Martin Shore
Staff Writer at WhatToWatch.com

Martin is a Staff Writer with WhatToWatch.com, where he produces a variety of articles focused on the latest and greatest films and TV shows. 

Some of his favorite shows are What We Do In The Shadows, Bridgerton, Gangs of London, The Witcher, Doctor Who, and Ghosts. When he’s not watching TV or at the movies, Martin’s probably still in front of a screen playing the latest video games, reading, or watching the NFL.