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'Suits' Alum Abigail Spencer Defends Meghan Markle Amid Bullying Claims
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'Suits' Alum Abigail Spencer Defends Meghan Markle Amid Bullying Claims

Abigail Spencer let Meghan Markle know she’s in her corner amid claims the Duchess of Sussex bullied royal aides before stepping down from her duties in March 2020. Meghan Markle’s ‘Suits’ Costars Defend Her Amid Bullying Claims Read article The Timeless alum, 39, defended Markle’s character in a lengthy letter released via social media on Friday, March 5. In it, she recalled her early encounters with the California native, 39, as well as the evolution of their friendship through the years. “It was 2015 and I was in Austin at a work event, headed to dinner at a local outdoor, dusty establishment. My childhood friend and her husband had come to Austin for the weekend to see me. On the way to dinner, I was texting Meg telling her where I was going and that she and ...
Meghan Markle’s ‘Suits’ Costars Defend Her Amid Bullying Claims
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Meghan Markle’s ‘Suits’ Costars Defend Her Amid Bullying Claims

From friends to family! Meghan Markle’s Suits costars, including Patrick J. Adams and Abigail Spencer, showed their support for the former actress after she was accused of bullying royal aides. Earlier this month, the former senior royal, 39, came under fire when The Times published a story on Tuesday, March 2, with claims that Markle mistreated her former royal advisers while living in the U.K. A rep for the philanthropist denied the claims in a statement to Us Weekly, saying, “The Duchess is saddened by this latest attack on her character, particularly as someone who has been the target of bullying herself and is deeply committed to supporting those who have experienced pain and trauma.” The California native and Prince Harry’s communications team also denied the allegations in a stat...
Stars Defend Meghan Markle Amid Bullying Claims
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Stars Defend Meghan Markle Amid Bullying Claims

Team Meghan Markle! As reports of the 39-year-old Duchess of Sussex’s mistreatment toward royal staffers continue to make headlines, celebrities are coming to her defense. On Tuesday, March 2, a report published in The Times outlined bullying allegations from Meghan’s former aides and claimed that she would drive her staff to tears ahead of her January 2020 royal exit with Prince Harry. A rep for Meghan swiftly denied the accusations. “The Duchess is saddened by this latest attack on her character, particularly as someone who has been the target of bullying herself and is deeply committed to supporting those who have experienced pain and trauma,” the spokesperson said in a statement to Us Weekly on Tuesday, adding that the Suits alum is “determined” to “keep striving to set an example f...
Meghan Markle has responded to claims that she 'bullied' staff at Kensington Palace
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Meghan Markle has responded to claims that she 'bullied' staff at Kensington Palace

Credit: Samir Hussein / GettyPrince Harry and Meghan Markle have been making headlines daily since the announcement that they have spoken to Oprah in a tell-all interview, set to air in the US on March 7th and in the UK a day later. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex, who moved to California following their departure from the royal family, had an ‘intimate’ chat with the talkshow host and CBS revealed that they will discuss ‘everything from stepping into life as a Royal, marriage, motherhood, philanthropic work to how [Meghan] is handling life under intense public pressure.’ Clips of the 90 minute special have circulated online, including one with Harry talking about his fears for his family, telling Oprah: ‘My biggest fear was history repeating itself.’ ...
Buckingham Palace Says It 'Will Not Tolerate Bullying' Amid Meghan Claims
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Buckingham Palace Says It 'Will Not Tolerate Bullying' Amid Meghan Claims

Buckingham Palace released a statement in response to claims Meghan Markle bullied two staff members before stepping down from her royal duties in 2020. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Relationship Timeline Read article The royal household said on Wednesday, March 3, it was looking into the accusations and detailed its workplace policy. “We are clearly very concerned about allegations in The Times following claims made by former staff of The Duke and Duchess of Sussex,” the statement, released via social media, began. “Accordingly our HR team will look into the circumstances outlined in the article. Members of staff involved at the time, including those who have left the Household, will be invited to participate to see if lessons can be learned.” The statem...
Why Buffy's Nicholas Brendon Isn't 'Ready' to Comment on Joss Whedon Claims
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Why Buffy's Nicholas Brendon Isn't 'Ready' to Comment on Joss Whedon Claims

Taking his time. Nicholas Brendon told fans that he won’t be discussing the allegations against Joss Whedon after Buffy the Vampire Slayer costar Charisma Carpenter claimed that he displayed abusive behavior on set. 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer' Cast Addresses Joss Whedon Scandal Read article “I’m not speaking on Joss yet,” Brendon, 49, explained in a Facebook Live video on Monday, February 15, as he prepared to undergo spinal surgery. “It’s very personal for me, so I’ll speak on that when I’m ready to speak on that because he and I had a relationship. It’s a big part of my life, a very emotional part of my life and I want to give it the proper respect and time that it deserves.” The actor, who played Xander Harris on the supernatural teen drama, added th...