news that Harry of England (38 years old) and Meghan Markle (41) were preparing a documentary about their lives for the Netflix platform, fell like cold water on the British royal household. “Why did you want to make this documentary?” ask one voiceover in the trailer for dukes Sussex, Soon after, a series of black and white pictures are shown where they are seen happy in different intimate moments. “No one sees what goes on behind closed doors”Then points to the voice of the youngest son of Diana of Wales, who seconds later will confess without hesitation: “I had to protect my family”, As the footage climaxes to a short minute, his wife is seen saying: “When interest is so high, doesn’t it make more sense for us to tell our story?”,
Indeed, for several months, the couple has allowed Netflix cameras to follow in their footsteps in the United States, where they have lived since mid-2020, and to make a six-episode documentary directed by Liz Garbus out of their public relations. register attendance. and co-produced by, the protagonist himself through his company Archewell. But the project isn’t going to end well for the British royal family. In fact, both the kings Charles III (74) Camilla (75), as William of England (40), brother of Harry and his wife Kate Middleton (40), they would be somewhat uneasy about the dirty laundry hidden in the back room of Buckingham Palace and the misery that the series could bring to light.
The dispute is served. for now, The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have already been accused of breaching royal protocol by bringing a private photographer into Buckingham Palace. So that without any consent he took a photo which is included in the trailer of his documentary. The image, which shows Harry and Meghan from behind and holding hands, is believed to have been taken in a room at the British monarch’s official residence, which has angered the owners of the farmhouse. Another snapshot that also appears in the trailer shows Kate staring at the horizon with a stunned expression at the Commonwealth Service at Westminster Abbey, while Meghan sits right behind her, looking bleak.
Until now, Harry and his wife’s complicated relationship with the British royal family must have been an open secret, as in 2020, the Sussexes decided to separate themselves from royal work and leave the United Kingdom. in an interview given to Oprah Winfrey (68) In 2021, both blamed that decision on the alleged racism of the royal family and the institution of the monarchy. “In the months when I was pregnant [de Archie]There was concern and talk about how dark his skin might be when he was born.”The comments came from Meghan, who also admitted she was thinking about committing suicide.
Even then, Neither Harry nor Meghan want their children to grow up like ordinary people, In fact, since the birth of Archie and Lilibet, Elizabeth II’s grandsons have fought to be recognized as prince and princess of the United Kingdom. “After much deliberation, Meghan decided that the title would be a good thing not only for her but also for her two children.”British correspondent Neil Sean said. “Meghan became very friendly with high-ranking members of the monarchy, mainly Princesses Eugenie and Beatrice. After that, she realized how useful a title can be, especially when you want to get into the right circles.”
Returning to the controversial documentary, Match Sunday confirms these days that both British monarch and queen consort are ‘tired’ of constant allegations from Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Sources in the British royal household have indicated that, although Carlos III and Camilla feel “increasing frustration and exhaustion” from the avalanche of complaints against them, they are “not going to be deterred from our course by storms on the other side of the Atlantic”. . What’s more, the prince, who has kept a low profile in recent times, hopes the “Sussex storm” will go away on its own when the documentary airs and, in January, his son’s long-awaited memoirs will be published (Into the Shadows). ).
One who doesn’t seem willing to resign himself with what his family can count on is William of England. According to sources close to the prince, The heir to the British throne will be prepared to respond to any false or distressing claims about the British royal family contained in the documentaries. The aforementioned source says, “The Princes team will wait to see what’s on the Netflix series before deciding what to do, but you can see the direction of travel.” Sure, it seems the days are gone when the House of Windsor constantly repeated the mantra of “never complain, never explain.”