The British royal family puts on a dazzling show of unity Princess Kate Carol Concert On Thursday, King Charles, Duchess Camilla, and Prince William appeared at the “Together at Christmas” event.
Of course it wasn’t all together.
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at their $14.5 million home in Montecito, Calif. Netflix documentary series finale
In the final three episodes, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex made a series of shocking claims to the royal family while the cameras tracked their most intimate moments. Death of Prince Philip Family time with children3 Archies, and 1 Lilibet.
The most heartbreaking moment is when 38-year-old Harry talks about William. He is the older brother he has relied on most of his life and was his closest confidante before he married Markle.
Harry says William yelled at him In front of Queen Elizabeth, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex talk about leaving the royal family. William Harry says that William, the heir to the throne, is locked up in the “facility” where they were born.
“I think that’s it,” a well-placed royal source told Harry and William’s Page Six.
While Buckingham Palace remained silent, the Daily Mail William reported to receive Harry’s comments “very personal”
Regarding Thursday’s photo of the royal family, including Prince George, Princess Charlotte and the Countess of Wessex, smiling at Westminster Abbey, a royal family source said: Back in Montecito, far away, sad and bitter.
Harry also admits in the series that he lost friends after leaving the UK and missed “weird family gatherings”.
Another insider pointed to the series’ revelation that the couple had made Hollywood moguls tyler perry godfather to her daughter Lili, even though she had only met him a few months before her birth. “Do they have real friends or is it just Oprah Winfrey?” she asked the insider. “They seem pretty isolated.”
A royal source speculated that Markle, 41, may not understand the extent of the division in the royal family. [who has half-siblings] I think she doesn’t understand the sibling dynamic because she considers herself an only child. ”
Still, a London socialite who knew the Sussexes well said Markle contacted William himself several times after moving to America, but was turned down by the future king.
“William said he wanted to talk to Harry himself, but he said he didn’t want to go through Meghan,” the socialite told Page Six.
A Kensington Palace representative did not immediately respond.
The Sussexes have spent the past few years filming footage for a documentary series. This includes using your own cell phone when leaving Britain and royal life.
But behind the scenes, as Page Six previously revealed, couple tried to edit A chunk of the Liz Garbus-directed show seems worried about how it will be perceived after Queen Elizabeth II’s death in September.
“They were concerned that the show would premiere so close to the Queen’s death. There were many complaints.
“Harry and Meghan had promised Netflix that they would ‘not step on your foot,’ but they wanted to push it to next year and cut back a bit. Netflix said no,” the net wrote. Another Flix source said.
Page Six reached out to Netflix for comment.
Perhaps one of the scenes the couple wanted removed was Harry, who fought two wars as a British soldier, when his brother “shouted” at him at the Sandringham Summit, telling him he was “horrified.” This is the part that said it was. The future of royalty.
He also accuses his father, King Charles, of saying things that were “simply untrue” while the late Queen “sat there and figured it all out” at an emergency meeting.
Harry says he and Markle have offered to give up their royal titles… support for the Queen.
“The saddest part is that this wedge has developed between me and my brother, and as a result, he is now on the side of the institution,” Harry said of the meeting. “Part of that I understand, yes, it is his legacy. is.”
The episode is full of jibes against both William and his wife (now the Princess of Wales). Markle remembers meeting Kate for the first timebarefoot and dressed in ripped jeans, greets her with a hug.
“I was always a hugger, like I was a hugger,” adds Markle. “I had no idea it would be so offensive to so many British people.”
But a Welsh friend told People magazine this week: She is warm and friendly and greets everyone with big hugs and kisses. It’s only natural that she is. “
In one of the series’ most harrowing moments, Mr. and Mrs. Sussex accuse William of being behind a plot to pit the former communications chief against them. The couple learned that former attorney Jason Knauf, who also worked in William’s office, provided witness statements and texts from Markle as part of the couple’s legal privacy lawsuit against the Mail on Sunday newspaper. I got
Upon learning of Knauf’s remarks, a distraught Markle says to Harry on camera: that’s your brother I’m not going to say anything about your brother, but it’s so obvious…”
Asked about the allegations that he filed witness statements with the consent of William’s office, Knauf’s attorney said, “These allegations are completely false.”
“Meghan and Harry don’t want to be kicked out of the family completely. Meghan in particular feels very strongly about what she perceives as an agenda for them and she wants to clear her name.” “We are continuing this quest to tell the truth, or at least her version,” a royal insider who knows Sussex told Page Six.
Meanwhile, Page Six is told by multiple sources that Kate and William aren’t planning to watch the Netflix show, but instead have an aide watch it. Despite the obvious olive branch After Queen Elizabeth’s death in September, when Harry and Markle joined William and Kate at the request of Wales to tour a tribute to the monarch outside Windsor Castle, the brothers shared their importance to each other while Harry was in London. I didn’t spend a lot of time.
As Page Six previously reported, King Charles is said to want Harry and Markle at his coronation in 2023 — and it’s highly unlikely he will. strip off their titles.
In Harry and Markle’s 2021 interview with Oprah Winfrey, the prince admitted his relationship with William was “space at the moment,” but said, “I love William a little bit. We’ve been through hell together.” And as you know, I hope time heals all.”
But there’s still Harry’s memoir, Spare, which releases on January 10th, and there’s no doubt that the accusations against the royal family are on the rise.
But as a well-placed royal source said, “How can you be on TV and talk about your only brother like that?”