Prince Harry's behavior "uncharacteristic," biographer says

  • Published: 13 January 2020
  • As an emergency meeting takes place Monday over Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's future, opinions in Britain are starkly divided. While some support the declaration of independence, others question it. Prince Harry's biographer and royal historian Penny Junor joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss why she believes his recent behavior is "uncharacteristic."

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Comments • 3 819

  • LClarybeth Urena Santana
    LClarybeth Urena Santana  1 minutes back

    This journalist is so bold to speak about Harry in such manner. Why should they stay in a place they are uncomfotable and unhappy.. Meghan is an American first.. Hipocrits, they do not care, Meghan and Harry are fighting for their love,independence and will be just fine. When William was with them you can see his face, he could hide his anger towards Meghan, they are all racists.

    • suvignan pothuraju
      suvignan pothuraju  1 hours back

      Meghan Markle is not a sensitive or lovely but in fact a she is badger and a gold digger and social climber.

      • Ruti Banx
        Ruti Banx  3 hours back

        This women is a oxymoron bc she starts off that he's not as happy as he he used to be but what shes really implying is that it's bc of Meghan & their relation ship that is makingoo[ him unhappy when its actually that the British Press is bullying his family. There are statistics that show that Meghan has been vilified worse & more negative than Kate, Diana & Fergie & yes he's not smiling as much bc they are decimating his wife & son everyday simultaneously in an organized assault by the Press/Media criticising Meghan when she does the same things the other Royal Women do.
        Her argument that the Press has treated other Royal & Entertainers far worse is trying to make it seem normal & ok to abuse people but it is not ok & the laws in the UK need to be changed bc the verbal beating & the attacks that they give people are inhumane, like a rabid dog that has lost its mind & are not helpful bc it's not used to critique an individual but to hurt & destroy them. I ascertain that the UK Media /Press is the worse in the world!

        • Jerome Jacobs
          Jerome Jacobs  8 hours back

          She's a sad person in great denial. Did she say, "Coloured People"? 🤔

          • Christine Johnson
            Christine Johnson  9 hours back


            • Car Lover
              Car Lover  12 hours back

              You are all hypocrites , so Megan goes to Africa and introduce herself as person of colour ,but a white person can't say the word coloured .why don't you stop all this racists nonsense .it's getting boring .most of you won't marry your own race but that's ok I know this because I did have black friends and some would not like their own race to date .

              • P M
                P M  12 hours back

                You are dang rude Gail. Respect that others have their opinions. Happy that they are gone👏👏👏

                • P M
                  P M  12 hours back

                  Stop analyzing about these two. One is a moocher, who is not interested in serving his country. The other one, well everyone knows her by now.

                  • Herne
                    Herne  13 hours back

                    Gale brought this woman on just to ambush her with things that aren't relevant to the current situation. Meghan is a whiny never happy person, and like all colored people will pull the race card if something doesn't go her way 150%. Plus Gale and Oprah are best friends with Meghan in real life; a connection which she did not disclose to the public.

                    • Somer Hayes
                      Somer Hayes  16 hours back

                      Let them go. Edward stood down from the thrown because he loved Wallis Simpson, American Divorcee. They then lived in Paris for the rest of their lives. Happily married. Loved and supported each other until the day they died! People said at the time he made a mistake, he would come crawling back - but he didn't!! With every baby William and Kate have Harry becomes ever more irrelevant. Let him make his own relevance.

                      • The Jojo Shaw Show
                        The Jojo Shaw Show  19 hours back

                        Penny is full of contradictions! She first said if the British media doesn’t like you they will bash you, but they like Meghan.... yeah right! Then she says the media was all over Diana until she died then the media made adjustments- so are the media gong to stop when Meghan dies too? That is why Harry left - he doesn’t want the same fate for Meghan what happened to his mother! Let’s all face it - the British media hates Meghan because she’s suing them for trespassing her privacy over the private letter to her father. Good for you Harry in protecting your wife and family!

                        • anna gray
                          anna gray  19 hours back

                          That statement about the baby was just awful and I support Harry and Megan ditching that bunch of people that think they are better than anyone else and I think that is hog wash!!!!!

                          • Estella F
                            Estella F  21 hours back

                            This lady is one of the very obvious reasons why Harry is angry and wants out. She’s “known him all his life”...the man is tired of being studied, discussed, and analyzed. And to sit there and dismiss the racism that Megan has endured is ludicrous... it’s the height of whiteness. Despicable.

                            • Global News
                              Global News  22 hours back

                              Megan Markle is beautiful woman always smiling the press treated her royally. this woman is absolutely correct. Harry is not the same, he was made to marry Sparkle amid long lasting racism nonsense in the U.S. He is not Prince Charles' biological son so was sacrificed for the greater good. Nothing could be left to chance where it concerns the "royal family of the U.K. Maybe the Brits are working to appropriate Canada once again

                              • Global News
                                Global News  22 hours back

                                oh, here we go with the racism again. Anything involving blacks Americans will pick like an effin bone till it bleeds. Nowhere in the tabloids have I seen Sparkle treated with racism. Gail, you sound ghetto-ish.

                                • lisa knox
                                  lisa knox  23 hours back

                                  Maybe it would've helped if the Queen has asked the press, especially that stalker Piers Morgan, to leave H and M alone, to show more respect in their pursuit of a news story. Instead, she issued a "goodbye" statement after they wanted out.

                                  • lisa knox
                                    lisa knox  23 hours back

                                    Penny is not an insider. She's a journalist, selling a point. How would she possibly know what Harry's perception of the crazy is? Again, she's blaming Meghan.

                                    • Anna Hunt
                                      Anna Hunt  23 hours back

                                      HE IS LED AROUND LIKE A PUPPY ON A LEASH

                                      • OTIS USSERY
                                        OTIS USSERY  23 hours back

                                        Enough..." with the Racist" card..."

                                        • OTIS USSERY
                                          OTIS USSERY  23 hours back

                                          Meghan knew what she was signing up for..." If you want fame and fortune that is the trade off"

                                          • Janet M.
                                            Janet M.  1 days back

                                            You know Gale..I guess you cant control what they tell you to report...but you ought to wonder why you get certian stories.
                                            This is a bigger issue here.Congrats to Harry for being a Man in protecting his wife and child.He lost his Mother because of a chase towards prejudice.
                                            He was not a troubled child just a grieving one.
                                            May God continue to bless them.Best Regards to Meghan n Harry!❤🤗😇🙏

                                            • God Bless Jamaica
                                              God Bless Jamaica  1 days back

                                              I loved Princess Diana and went to her funeral. Harry is a product of his mothers strength. I'm proud of them both for stepping out of the bubble and walking their own path. I wish them the best but with the recent paparazzi pictures today, I'm not sure if they will find peace they are looking for.

                                              • MeLiAnn
                                                MeLiAnn  1 days back

                                                Maybe the British people and hateful tabloids will think twice about spewing their hatred everywhere because as you can see now.. people arent going to put up with it anymore.. so you can thank all of them for all this

                                                • nolacruz
                                                  nolacruz  1 days back

                                                  I'm noticing that many of these people seem to be upset because they no longer have the access to Harry that they've had in the past. In other words, they can no longer make money off of him! You don't care about Harry lady. You care about the money that you can obtain from writing about him. Maybe he is angry and exhausted of racist, and pigs, that continually call his beautiful baby boy all manner of vicious names. Media needs to stop letting them place all the blame on his wife.

                                                  • shookdr m.d.
                                                    shookdr m.d.  1 days back

                                                    she got the royal wedding and now i want a private life.....she is as black as the morning milk!

                                                    • Yani Bae
                                                      Yani Bae  1 days back

                                                      Walla people change when they realize how corrupt the society they live in is

                                                      • NHMO OYTIS
                                                        NHMO OYTIS  1 days back

                                                        He is thinking with Mr Happy. Wait til she divorces him, takes the kid, hits him up for alimony, and he has to slink back to Granny Elizardbeth.

                                                        • Debi Susan
                                                          Debi Susan  1 days back

                                                          This marriage will last 5 to 7 years, that's it. Then there will be a custody battle!

                                                          • Stephanie Claire
                                                            Stephanie Claire  1 days back

                                                            Gayle King was totally rude to this biographer.

                                                            • Peter Campbell
                                                              Peter Campbell  1 days back

                                                              I understand the point being made. The Tabloids used Meghan’s racial background and racist imagery to generate interest in their “papers”. But I agree that the British people of color and many white Brits embraced her. So to assert that racism is at the core of her treatment is not a true picture.

                                                              British tabloids attacked and ultimately killed another “outsider”, Lady Diana and she came from aristocracy but not from one of the upper houses in the land.

                                                              Like Lady Di, this is ultimately about the tabloids using whatever fodder available to them to generate views and stoking classism and other natural fears of the white majority and white aristocracy who are increasingly afraid of Mother England losing its stature in the world and maybe if we keep non whites out and the monarchy remains intact as it was throughout the ages, then all will be alright in the world...

                                                              • Lemona Lime
                                                                Lemona Lime  1 days back

                                                                African vendetta for slavery. Michael Obama and the whole black race are celebrating " the pay back". Stupid Harry and royal family. Victims now.

                                                                • L.R. Wills
                                                                  L.R. Wills  1 days back

                                                                  You mean to tell me this delusional woman is a royal biographer?!? She needs to have several seats.

                                                                  • Kat H
                                                                    Kat H  1 days back

                                                                    Why are all the comments turned off with all these Harry Meghan Markle stories what's up with that is it a Brit thing is it so we don't hurt Evil Woman Markle thing can't handle the truth that she took advantage of the weak link thing

                                                                    • Gwendolyn
                                                                      Gwendolyn  1 days back

                                                                      He grew up.

                                                                      • hasaheadachenow Shirley you jest!

                                                                        Next time please get a credible person to interview. Someone who actually has some connections to the story. That woman was so fake, that I'm offended that you thought she was someone in the know! At least try! My goodness she was a idiot by the end of the interview!

                                                                        • hasaheadachenow Shirley you jest!

                                                                          I hate these phoney people who pretend to know them . She is obviously not close to them. Why have you put her on tv?!

                                                                        • hasaheadachenow Shirley you jest!

                                                                          Any real royal follower knows Harry has been on this road since his mother’s death. This is very characteristic of Harry.

                                                                          • Charmaine R
                                                                            Charmaine R  2 days back

                                                                            The lady came on CBS lying.

                                                                            • donna jarvis
                                                                              donna jarvis  2 days back

                                                                              How do you know she is a lovely girl?

                                                                              • Pip Pipster
                                                                                Pip Pipster  2 days back

                                                                                MM is not sensitive or lovely. And people have had enough.

                                                                                • Pip Pipster
                                                                                  Pip Pipster  2 days back

                                                                                  Ah, that’s the effect a narcissist has on the other person 👹

                                                                                  • Sherry X
                                                                                    Sherry X  2 days back

                                                                                    There are racists everywhere - the Obamas were also targeted for being black - but this woman is trying to make the point that overall the Brits have not been hostile to Meghan...Gayle doesn’t seem to receptive of this...

                                                                                    • Tiffan Stephens
                                                                                      Tiffan Stephens  2 days back

                                                                                      Wow!! This is the most condescending interview I've heard in a long time. "We love her!! We love that she's mixed-race!! She's a lovely girl!!" For goodness sake, she's a HUMAN BEING!!! And so is Harry and he's not going to put up with the same level of scrutiny his mother endures!! Talk about delusional. Sounds like a certain someone who gets a kick out of saying how much he loves African Americans. SMH...

                                                                                      • Bill Kilpatrick
                                                                                        Bill Kilpatrick  2 days back

                                                                                        Distractions from the pedophile prince Andrew! 😆😆😆 and the sheep just eat it up!

                                                                                        • Nancy Kahn
                                                                                          Nancy Kahn  2 days back

                                                                                          Best decision he ever made...people evolve

                                                                                          • Goodforyouman
                                                                                            Goodforyouman  2 days back

                                                                                            This stupid woman can't stop stuttering bc she knows what she is saying is bs!!!!! This British twit has no clue!!

                                                                                            • sargent pepper
                                                                                              sargent pepper  2 days back

                                                                                              hes just trying to save his wife from ending up like his mother .

                                                                                              • Saman Siddiquie
                                                                                                Saman Siddiquie  2 days back

                                                                                                What is this women on about