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After years of staying quiet, and will finally talk about their decision to leave the royal family and much more when Winfrey interviews them in a special, which will air on March 7. Royal expert Katie Nicholl told ET that the couple is ready to “tell their side of the story.” 

“Up until now, we’ve heard versions of their story through the voices and re-telling of other people. This is their first opportunity to sit down and talk about the past year in their own words,” Nicholl said, noting: “I’m told the intention is not to hurt or upset anyone in the royal family. They want to be respectful — particularly to The Queen, but it is important to the couple that they finally now have a chance to get their side of the story across in their own words.

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Meghan and her father have had a contentious relationship for years, with OK! reporting that Thomas never received a physical invitation to her wedding with Prince Harry, which was attended by multiple guests — some of whom Meghan had known for just months — including Winfrey and George Clooney’s wife, Amal. In the end, Meghan’s father-in-law did the honor of walking the Duchess of Sussex down the aisle, while Thomas watched from the comfort of his home. 

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As the couple has been soaking up the limelight since moving to California, signing a multimillion-dollar deal with Netflix last year, in addition to a deal with Spotify, The Royal Observer is reporting that Harry and Meghan will not be compensated for taking part in the

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One thing we can definitely Meghan to talk about is motherhood, as OK! reported the brunette beauty recently announced she was pregnant with baby No. 2. “We can confirm that Archie is going to be a big brother. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are overjoyed to be expecting their second child,” a spokesperson for the two said in a statement. 

The exciting announcement came paired with a black-and-white photo of the happily married couple canoodling in the park. The smiling Duke of Sussex is cradling his wife’s head, and the Duchess’ small (but obvious) bump is on full display.


On Twitter, the photographer of their pregnancy announcement, Misan Harriman, wrote, “Meg, I was there at your wedding to witness this love story begin, and my friend, I am honoured to capture it grow. Congratulations to The Duke and Duchess of Sussex on this joyous news!” 

With Meghan and Harry: A CBS Primetime Special airs March 7 at 8 p.m. ET on CBS.