The Queen ‘will speak to Prince Harry and deal with fall-out as family’ after bombshell Oprah interview

The Queen ‘will speak to Prince Harry and deal with fall-out as family’ after bombshell Oprah interview

March 11, 2021

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Following their explosive tell-all interview with Oprah Winfrey, The Queen is reportedly going to deal with the fall-out personally and will call Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.

The monarch is said to be organising a phone call with the couple in LA and will speak to them in the next few days, according to Daily Mail.

A source told the publication: "It is difficult to underestimate how shell-shocked everyone is by what has happened.

"People are literally reeling from what has happened and some staff would dearly love to publicly rebut some of what has been said about them.


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"But the Queen has take a very measured, sensible approach. She is leading by example. This is a matter for her and the family to deal with," the insider explained.

After the bombshell interviewed on ITV on Monday 8 March, The Queen, 94, released a statement the following day.

She wrote: "The whole family is saddened to learn the full extent of how challenging the last few years have been for Harry and Meghan.

"The issues raised, particularly that of race, are concerning. While some recollections may vary, they are taken very seriously and will be addressed by the family privately."

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Her Majesty concluded her statement by adding that Harry, Meghan and Archie will always be a part of the family.

She said: "Harry, Meghan and Archie will always be much loved family members."

Prior to the release of her statement, royal expert Katie Nicholls reported that The Queen would have been left "devastated" by the claims made by the pair.

The author of Harry and Meghan: Life, Loss and Love explained: "For the Queen to hear these accusations on Commonwealth Day will be devastating.

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"This day is so important to her and she is the proud head of state for many multi-racial realms.

"I do not believe the Queen is racist and looking at images of her and Prince Philip meeting Archie, that is the look of love. There is no racism."

During the interview, Harry, 36, and Meghan, 39, made claims that a member of the royal family had "concerns" over how dark Archie's skin colour would be prior to his birth.

Host Oprah confirmed that Prince Harry told her his grandmother or grandfather were not a part of those conversations, but refused to share the identity of the person in question.

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