Piers Morgan has claimed that Prince Andrew’s ex-wife, Sarah Ferguson, sent him a message of help when he resigned from “Good Morning Britain” over his incendiary feedback about Meghan Markle.
The previous ITV host wrote in a column that the Duchess of York advised him to “get again on the market” in a text a month after he refused to apologize to the Duchess of Sussex.
Morgan, 56, has claimed that “a number of members of the royal household” had reached out to him after he known as out Markle and Prince Harry for his or her bombshell claims of their sit-down with Oprah Winfrey, the US Solar reported.
In his column for the Mail on Sunday, Morgan mentioned Ferguson, who additionally is called Fergie, was among the many royals who supported him.
“Not all Royal duchesses had been as thrilled as Meghan ‘Pinocchio’ Markle to see me go away GMB,” he wrote. “‘Individuals have mentioned how a lot they miss your morning pleasure and humour,’ texted Sarah, Duchess of York, ‘get again on the market!’”
Morgan additionally joked about probably teaming up with Fergie to host a brand new present collectively.
“Maybe we must always begin a brand new breakfast present collectively… ‘Morgy and Fergie within the Morning’, anybody?” he wrote.
In an interview with “Further,” Morgan advised host Billy Bush he had the help of a number of relations, the Mirror reported.
“I’ve had some messages communicated to me on behalf of a number of members of the royal household,” he mentioned.
Requested by Bush if the backing got here from “higher degree individuals,” Morgan answered: “I’m not going to enter who it was.”
Markle has filed a proper criticism in regards to the TV firebrand over his outbursts on internet hosting “Good Morning Britain.”
He stormed off the set in March after his co-star Alex Beresford known as him out for persevering with to “trash” Markle following her blockbuster interview with husband Prince Harry.
Morgan later defined that he was “irritated” so he “went for somewhat cool-down, and got here again to complete the dialogue.”
For the reason that explosive Oprah sit-down, Morgan has repeatedly criticized Markle, 39, for agreeing to the interview — calling the transfer “a fully disgraceful betrayal of the Queen and the royal household.”
“I count on all this vile damaging self-serving nonsense from Meghan Markle — however for Harry to let her take down his household and the Monarchy like that is shameful,” he wrote on Twitter.
Final week, it was reported that Markle will doubtless “fight again” in opposition to Morgan for calling her a liar — and probably use her “very aggressive authorized staff” in opposition to him.