The biggest royal drama of 2018
This year, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s royal wedding brought with it lots of royal drama.
Meghan Markle’s relatives were upset about not being invited and slammed the royal family in interviews.
Some of Markle’s style choices also proved controversial.
It was a big year for the royal family. Prince Harry married Meghan Markle, and Princess Eugenie married Jack Brooksbank. Kate Middleton gave birth to Prince Louis, her third child with Prince William, and Markle announced her own pregnancy.
There was lots to celebrate, but as with many family’s celebrations and milestones, it wasn’t completely drama-free.
Here are some of the most notable royal controversies of the year.
Meghan Markle’s father said he would not attend the royal wedding after a heart attack and a paparazzi scandal.
Less than a week before the royal wedding, TMZ reported that Thomas Sr. would no longer be attending the event.
Although Thomas Sr. told TMZ that he had a heart attack six days prior, the site reported that the reason he dropped out was due to a “fallout” over claims that he staged paparazzi photos. One report from the Daily Mail included security camera footage from an internet café that appeared to corroborate these claims.
The posed photos of Thomas supposedly getting ready for the wedding included him intently studying “Images of Great Britain: A Pictorial Tour Through History,” a very public tuxedo fitting, and a casual outdoor workout.
“He admits the pics look ‘stupid and hammy,'” TMZ reports. “He says he was just going along with the paparazzi agency, which he now deeply regrets.”
Markle released a statement through Kensington Palace confirming that her father would not be attending her wedding, saying that “I have always cared for my father …read more
Source:: Business Insider