Prince Harry and William Reveal Why Prince Philip Was ‘the Heart of the Family’ — Watch the Exclusive Video!

The intimate tribute film, which features over a dozen members of the royal family, Prince Harry and William paying tribute to Prince Philip, will be released in the United States next month.

CHESTER, UNITED KINGDOM - NOVEMBER 06: Queen Elizabeth II, Prince Philip And Their Grandsons Prince William And Prince Harry At The Van Cutsem/grosvenor Wedding At Chester Cathedral. Behind Are The Mothers Of The Bride And Groom. (Photo by Tim Graham Photo Library via Getty Images)

The royals share stories and insights from the Duke of Edinburgh’s 99-year life in Prince Philip: A Life, from Prince William and Prince Harry to Philip and Queen Elizabeth’s children — led by their oldest, Prince Charles — in Prince Philip: A Life. The Royal Family Remembers premieres on Discovery+ on December 16th.

Princess Beatrice, William and Harry’s cousin, prepares to speak about her beloved grandfather while William messes around with the clapboard, laughing about what “I’ve signed myself up for,” according to PEOPLE’s exclusive new trailer for the documentary.

William, 39, describes his grandfather as “the family’s heart” who has “always been a huge presence behind everything we’ve done, really.”

Meanwhile, Harry, 37, comments on Philip’s forthright personality, saying, “What you see is what you get with my grandfather.” The sincerity with which he conducts himself. He was who he was, no apologies.”

“I just asked him about his childhood,” Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, Charles’s wife, says of Philip’s extraordinary life. It was completely engrossing.”

The documentary, which debuted in the United Kingdom in September, also features Charles, 73, saying of his father, “We were lucky to have him for nearly 100 years.”

It’s billed as a look at the “man behind the crown,” and it features former staffers and members of the royal family discussing Philip’s life and legacy.

The documentary, which was created to commemorate Prince Philip’s 100th birthday and feature clips from the Queen’s private film collection, includes interviews conducted both before and after his death. It also visits the Duke of Edinburgh’s study, private office, and library within Buckingham Palace.

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WINDSOR, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 17: (EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NO SALES. No charge should be made for the supply, release or publication of the photograph. The photograph shall not be used after 4th December 2020, without prior permission from Royal Communications. After that date the image MUST be removed from your archive and no further licensing can be made. There shall be no commercial use whatsoever of the photograph (including any use in merchandising, advertising or any other non-editorial use). The photograph must not be digitally enhanced, manipulated or modified in any manner or form and must include all of the individuals in the photograph when published.) In this handout image released on November 19, Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh look at their homemade wedding anniversary card, given to them by their great grandchildren Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis, in the Oak Room at Windsor Castle ahead of their 73rd wedding anniversary, on November 17, 2020 in Windsor, England. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)

Philip died on April 9, just two months before his 100th birthday, and his family gathered at St. George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle for his funeral on April 17.

On Saturday, Philip and the Queen would have celebrated their 74th wedding anniversary. On Sunday, two of his granddaughters, Princess Eugenie and Zara Tindall, and their families paid a quiet but moving tribute to him. August Brooksbank and Lucas Tindall, both of whom have Philip as a middle name, were baptized at the Royal Chapel of All Saints in Windsor Great Park in front of the Queen, 95, and other members of the royal family.

On December 16, Prince Philip: The Royal Family Remembers will premiere exclusively on Discovery+.

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