Shedding light. Oprah Winfrey provided further insight into Meghan Markle’s revelation about questions allegedly raised within the British royal family about her son Archie’s skin color before his arrival.
During her CBS tell-all interview with husband Prince Harry on Sunday, March 7, the 39-year-old Suits alum said that there were “concerns and conversations about how dark [Archie’s] skin was going to be when he was born.” She noted that there were “several conversations” about “what that would mean and what that would look like.”
Harry, 36, added, “That conversation I’m never going to share. But at the time, it was awkward. I was a bit shocked. I’m not comfortable sharing it.”
It was later revealed on CBS This Morning on Monday, March 8, that Harry clarified behind the scenes that Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip were not the individuals who expressed their worries.
“[Harry] did not share the identity with me, but he wanted to make sure that I knew, and if I had the opportunity to share it, that it was not his grandmother or his grandfather that were part of those conversations,” Winfrey, who hosted the special, told Gayle King on Monday. “I tried to get that answer on camera and off.”
Sunday’s interview also explored discussions surrounding the decision to not give the couple’s now-22-month-old son a…