Meghan Markle baby ‘stole my thunder’ jokes George Clooney
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex invited 600 guests to their nuptials in St George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle, but only 200 made the cut for their private evening reception at Frogmore House. Most of those invited turned up at 7pm in double-decker buses, while some chose to come in their own transportation. Hollywood star George Clooney and his wife Amal, a human rights barrister, pulled up in a silver Audi.
Notably absent was Skippy, Harry’s friend from Eton, and his wife Lara, who were invited to the wedding ceremony and lunchtime reception, but not to the evening bash.
Skippy had reportedly questioned the Prince’s relationship with Meghan, which was potentially the reason for the snub.
According to a biography of the Sussexes, Finding Freedom, Skippy told friends at a brunch the day after the wedding: “Meghan has changed Harry too much.”
He said the prince was awed by the likes of the Clooneys and Oprah Winfrey, adding: “We’ve lost him.”
Prince Harry’s friend Skippy said he was in awe of George Clooney
Skippy and his wife Lara at Meghan and Harry’s wedding
Many of Harry’s old friends reportedly said that the evening guest list was Harry and Meghan’s way of saying: “These are the people we want in our lives moving forward.”
It was likely hurtful for people who had been friends with…