In the escalating clash of narratives within the British monarchy, Piers Morgan, the outspoken media personality, has fiercely contested claims made in Omid Scobie's latest book, "Endgame."
Scobie, known for his previous work on Meghan Markle and Prince Harry, has stirred controversy by suggesting a close, long-standing relationship between Morgan and Queen Camilla, including regular phone conversations and shared views on Meghan Markle.
In his book, Scobie asserts that despite Morgan's relentless criticism of Meghan, he maintained a cordial relationship with Camilla, often engaging in phone chats and occasional lunches. Scobie even goes so far as to claim that Camilla expressed gratitude to Morgan for his stance against Meghan, especially following the infamous Oprah Winfrey interview.
Morgan, however, has vehemently refuted these allegations. On his TalkTV show, he labeled Scobie a liar, adamantly denying any phone conversations with Camilla. "For the record, I have never had a single phone conversation with Queen Camilla...That I personally know is an absolute lie," Morgan stated. He further clarified that while he had interacted with several royal family members, Camilla was not among them.
The book's revelations about Camilla's alleged interactions with Morgan have reignited discussions about her relationship with the media. This scrutiny intensified following her attendance at a luncheon with notable figures, including Morgan, where controversial remarks were later made by Jeremy Clarkson about Meghan Markle.
Scobie's portrayal of the dynamics within the royal family, particularly the relationships and alleged behind-the-scenes actions, has been met with skepticism. Royal insiders have previously challenged his accounts, suggesting a bias in favor of Meghan and Harry. This new controversy adds another layer to the ongoing debate about the royal family's private interactions and the media's role in shaping public perception.
Amidst these contentious claims, the palace has maintained its customary silence, offering no comment on the allegations or the purported ties between Camilla and Morgan. The debate around "Endgame" and its assertions continues to fuel discussions about the complex interplay of royalty, media, and public opinion.