King Charles III deflected questions as he appeared at an official ceremony in London on Thursday, hours after the first three episodes of a Netflix documentary about Prince Harry and Meghan Markle debuted.
in a.d Clip shared by SkyNews, the audience asked, “Your Excellency, have you watched the documentary?” the question is heard. when the monarch arrived at the Royal House Community Center on Thursday morning.
King Charles calmly ignores the question, offering a wave to the crowd before entering the center run by King’s Cross Church.
He spent the rest of the morning rubbing shoulders with the Archbishop of Canterbury, the Bishop of London and the Coptic Orthodox Archbishop of London, as well as parishioners and groups of volunteers.
King Charles appeared in good spirits during the visit and seemed oblivious to the new kind of criticism leveled at the royal family by his estranged son and daughter-in-law.
In a dig at his father and older brother Prince William, Harry compared the former Suits actress. “compassion” and “warmth” to his late mother, Princess Diana.
“What Meghan is and how she is is very much like my mother,” he told viewers.
“I was scared [Meghan] Being driven by the media,” he said, recalling his mother’s death in a car accident in Paris in 1997 while avoiding the paparazzi.
The second part of the documentary series is scheduled to be released on December 15.
As Harry and Meghan continue to stir up a media storm, King Charles and the rest of the working royal family have been doing their part. The monarch is expected at an Advent service at the Ethiopian Christian Unity Church this evening.