Prince Harry He is allegedly shocked after Prince Charles and Prince William confronted about the shocking comments he made about his future child’s skin color.
This claim is made by bestselling author Christopher Andersen in his new book the book titled “Brothers and Wives: Inside the Private Lives of William, Kate, Harry, and Meghan.”
In it, Andersen claimed that Charles was the king who speculated about Archie’s skin color before he was born.
“I was able to trace this back to a comment made by Prince Charles [Duchess] “Camilla on the day Harry and Meghan’s engagement was announced,” Anderson said. us weekly Wednesday. “And what he did was casually turn to her as any grandparents would and say, ‘I wonder what their children would look like, the color of the hair and the color of the eyes and skin. “
“He did it proudly, but the problem is that… he was misunderstood, and vilified over a period of time by bureaucrats and palaces – the people who [Princess] Diana They used to call the Gray Men – and they used that really a weapon and turned it into something that was pretty bad by the time it got into Harry’s ear.”
Andersen claimed that Harry, 37, confronted his father, 73, and his older brother, 39, about the note in question. In response, they allegedly told him he was “overly sensitive” and “overreactive”.
“It just complicated a situation that was already very complex,” Andersen said.
In response, a Buckingham Palace spokesperson told Fox News, “We never comment on this type of book.” Spokesman William and his wife Kate Middleton He also told Fox News they had “no comment.” A spokesperson for Charles and Camilla, as well as Harry and his wife Meghan Markle, did not immediately respond to a Fox News request for comment.
In March 2020, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex sat down for an interview with everyone Oprah Winfrey They made shocking allegations about their time in the royal family. One of the most provocative allegations came when Markle, 40, revealed that a member of the royal family had “concerns” about her baby’s skin color before he was born. At the time, Harry made sure to note that he is neither the Queen nor Prince Philip, leaving the door open to speculation.
A source close to Andersen’s royal family claims that Charles loudly questioned the baby’s skin during a conversation in 2017 shortly after the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s engagement.
“I wonder what the children will look like?” Charles reportedly told his wife Camilla, she reported Sixth page.
Camila is said to have been “somewhat surprised” and noted that the baby would be “cool”.
Allegedly lowering his voice, Charles asked, “I mean, what do you think their children’s skin might be?”
A spokesperson for the New York Post said: “This is fiction and does not merit further comment.”
The book claimed that Charles was merely expressing a harmless curiosity about what a child might look like, implying that it was more of a PR affair for the royal family dealing with a dark-skinned individual. The outlet reported that Charles’s musings were soon misrepresented by courtiers and given more toxic and racist attitudes by the time Markle and Harry heard about them.
Nick Boleyn, award-winning documentary, as well as co-founder and editor-in-chief of True Royalty TVIt was said previously Fox News He believes Charles is “sad” because of the allegations. The director has worked closely with the Prince of Wales for nearly a decade.
“I think the Prince of Wales must be shocked and sad,” Pauline said last year. “Imagine if any member of your family, especially your son or daughter, appeared on TV and said, ‘My relationship with my father has fallen apart? “Even if that were true, the world knows now. So I think the Prince of Wales must be sad.”
“I have no doubt that the man cares about his son,” Bolin added. “We only really heard one side of the story. So far, Megan And Harry won the PR war.”
Shortly after the interview aired, Buckingham Palace issued a 60-word statement on behalf of the Queen, 95.
“The entire family is saddened to know the full extent of how difficult the past few years have been for Harry and Meghan,” the statement said.
“The issues raised, especially race, are worrying,” the statement added. “While some memories may vary, they are taken very seriously and will be taken up in private by the family. Harry, Meghan and Archie will always be very lovable members of the family.”
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex now reside in the coastal city of Montecito, California. On June 4, the couple welcomed their second child, a daughter named Lillibet “Lily” Diana Mountbatten-Windsor. The name is in honor of both the Queen, whose family surname is Lilibit and his late mother Diana.
Tyler McCarthy of Fox News and The Associated Press contributed to this report.