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What has Samantha Markle said about her sister Meghan? – The Sun
MEGHAN Markle's half-sister Samantha is undoubtedly one of the most vocal members of the Markle clan.
The Duchess of Sussex's half-sibling has been outspoken ever since her engagement to Prince Harry was announced was back in 2017.
What has Samantha Markle said about Meghan?
Samantha first hit out at her famous half-sister after her romance with Prince Harry was revealed.
She says Meghan had always fancied Harry because she was ambitious to become a princess – and had a “soft spot for gingers”.
Samantha said the star of US legal drama Suits is a "social climber" who has barely spoken to her sister since she was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 2008.
Samantha announced that she would release her memoirs and that her sister should prepare herself for some home truths.
It has been reported by the Daily Star that the working title for Samantha’s book is “The Diary of Princess Pushy’s Sister”.
Samantha also revealed exclusively to The Sun that she’s planning to star in a reality show which she thinks would make for incredible viewing.
Samantha had changed her tune by October when she appeared on Good Morning Britain to dismiss the rumoured rift – and even described her sister as "lovely".
Samantha was quick to have her say on Meghan and Prince Harry's engagement, speaking to Good Morning Britain the day after the announcement was made.
When asked if she had a message for Meghan, Samantha said: “I just want to say I love you, I’m incredibly happy for you. Cheers and to a wonderful life.
“If I had a glass of champagne I would toast, but it’s three in the morning and we don’t drink at three in the morning!"
Speaking from Florida she said: "Well, it is true that I'm writing a book and the title is accurate, what is not true (is) this unbelievable swell that's been created that it's some sort of slamming ‘tell-all’."
During a stint as guest editor of the Today programme, Prince Harry told the show "it’s [the Royal Family] the family I suppose that she’s never had.”
Samantha then wrote on Twitter: “Actually she has a large family who were always there with her and for her.
“No one was estranged, she was just too busy. Meg’s family (our family) is complete with sister, brother, aunts, uncles, cousins and the glue of our family, our amazing completely self-sacrificing father.
"She always had this family, marrying merely extends it.”
After Meghan wore a £56,000 designer dress for her engagement photo, Samantha Markle, 53, said: "If you can spend $75,000 on a dress, you can spend $75,000 on your dad."
Their dad is bankrupt.
However, when speaking of the wedding, she added that she was still hoping for an invitation, despite news about the book.
She said: “It would be pleasing for us to be there and be invited. But it’s entirely her decision.”
She blasted her half-sister on Twitter after claiming to have been snubbed from the wedding while members of the public have been invited.
Samantha tweeted: "Out of respect and humanitarianism, the Markles should be invited if 2,000 complete strangers are.
"Our uncle, brother, me, best friend of 30 years, nephews. Our issue is not a matter of closeness. Family is family."
She also changed her Twitter pic to the two of them when they were younger.
A week later she turned her attention on the Prince tweeting that he needed to "Man up".
She said: "It’s time to 'man up' @HRHHenryWindsor 'Shout outs' about humanitarianism, don’t work when you are allowing Meg to ignore the Markles.
"It is s [sic] contradiction.
"Someone must point out that the 'Emperor is not wearing any clothes'.”
May 15 – Samantha gave an interview to Good Morning Britain where she accused the press of being "media vultures" before Piers Morgan slammed her and accused her of "being the biggest media vulture" for "trading on her very tenuous connection with Meghan Markle"
May 15 – Meghan's sister featured on a Channel Four show called Meet The Markles where she told the host her husband is "addicted to tabloid stories" about Meghan and Samantha, and slammed rumours she was "writing a tell-all" book
May 16 – She blasts Meghan for "telling her not to speak" referring to comments she made about their father
May 16 – The Sun revealed how Samantha slammed reports that Kensington Palace was helping Thomas Markle, the ailing dad of her and Meghan. It was also reported Samantha had been involved in a car crash in the US
May 29 – Samantha slams Duchess of Sussex’s new coat of arms as "silly" and "drawn by someone in kindergarten" in bitter Twitter rant
Taking to Twitter once again, Meghan Markle's publicity-seeking sister labelled the new royal the "duchess of nonsense" and accused Prince Harry of being a "wuss" for allowing his wife to walk all over him.
In an astonishing social media rant, Samantha also said that Harry should have married Cressida Bonas because "she is much more like Diana."