On Harry, Meghan Markle, Oprah Winfrey's about-face from 2019 tell-all interview | World News - Hindustan Times
close_game
close_game

On Harry, Meghan Markle, Oprah Winfrey's about-face from 2019 tell-all interview

By | Edited by Mallika Soni
Sep 13, 2022 05:10 PM IST

Oprah Winfrey On Prince Harry And Meghan Markle: In an “bombshell” interview with Prince Harry and Meghan Markle in 2019, the former had said that he and his brother William were on “different paths".

In first comments after Harry and Meghan Markle were invited by Prince William and Kate Middleton to Windsor Castle following Queen Elizabeth II's demise, popular TV show host Oprah Winfrey opened up about her thoughts on the royal family.

Prince Harry and Meghan, The Duchess of Sussex, in conversation with Oprah Winfrey in 2019.(AP)
Prince Harry and Meghan, The Duchess of Sussex, in conversation with Oprah Winfrey in 2019.(AP)

"This is what I think, I think in all families — you know, my father passed recently, this summer — and when all families come together for a common ceremony, the ritual of, you know, burying your dead, there’s an opportunity for peacemaking," Oprah said hinting a possible reconciliation between Prince William and Harry.

Unlock exclusive access to the latest news on India's general elections, only on the HT App. Download Now! Download Now!

Read more: Queen Elizabeth II's coffin was made over 3 decades ago. Here's how it is unique

"Hopefully, there will be that," she added.

Britain's Prince William and Kate, Princess of Wales and Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex view the floral tributes for the late Queen Elizabeth II.(AP)
Britain's Prince William and Kate, Princess of Wales and Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex view the floral tributes for the late Queen Elizabeth II.(AP)

In an “bombshell” interview with Prince Harry and Meghan Markle in 2019, the former had said that he and his brother William were on “different paths". A year later, Harry and Meghan announced their move to the United States.

Read more: Why Britons are buying white lilies ahead of Queen Elizabeth's funeral

Meghan Markle also publicly claimed in the interview that Kate Middleton had made her cry. The most damaging claim that the couple however made was that an unnamed royal had speculated about the skin colour of mixed-race Meghan's child.

Relations between Prince William and Harry remained visibly frosty when they reunited last year to unveil a statue dedicated to their mother Princess Diana.

However, since Queen Elizabeth's death there have been signs of softening in the estrangement.

Tell us what your First Vote will stand for in a short video & get a chance to be featured on HT’s social media handles. Click here to know more!

Get Current Updates on India News, Elections 2024, Lok sabha election 2024 voting live , Karnataka election 2024 live in Bengaluru , Election 2024 Date along with Latest News and Top Headlines from India and around the world.
SHARE THIS ARTICLE ON
Share this article
  • ABOUT THE AUTHOR
    author-default-90x90

    Follow the latest breaking news and developments from India and around the world with Hindustan Times' newsdesk. From politics and policies to the economy and the environment, from local issues to national events and global affairs, we've got you covered.

SHARE
Story Saved
Live Score
OPEN APP
Saved Articles
Following
My Reads
Sign out
New Delhi 0C
Saturday, May 25, 2024
Start 14 Days Free Trial Subscribe Now
Follow Us On