By Mark Duell for MailOnline
Published: 15:36 BST, 9 September 2019 | Updated: 15:36 BST, 9 September 2019
Ellen DeGeneres told viewers of her talk show that she got to hold baby Archie last month
Ellen DeGeneres held and fed the Duke and Duchess of Sussex's baby Archie on a summer trip to Britain, the US talk show host revealed today.
The 61-year-old TV personality visited London for a sightseeing tour with her wife Portia De Rossi last month - during which they made a trip to see Archie.
DeGeneres said the boy 'looks like Harry' and described Prince Harry and Meghan, who live at Frogmore Cottage in Windsor, as 'the cutest couple'.
Speaking in a preview for The Ellen Show this week, DeGeneres also told how she talked with the couple about partnering on their conservation work plans.
She said: 'Here's a sentence I thought I'd never say, but I spent the afternoon with Prince Harry and Meghan.
'I can't tell you how sweet they are, but the most important thing is I got to hold Archie, little Archie. I fed Archie, I held Archie.
DeGeneres held and fed the Duke and Duchess of Sussex's baby Archie on a summer UK trip
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex with their baby son Archie at Windsor Castle in May 2019
'He weighs 15 pounds, which is, the exchange rate, is $17 here. He looks like Harry — and he had more hair than I did at the time.'
It is unknown whether Ellen would have given Archie formula or expressed milk. NHS guidelines suggest babies shouldn’t be given solid food until they are