Priyanka Chopra-Jonas has been a detailed good friend of Meghan Markle’s since earlier than the previous Suits actress met Prince Harry.
The pair first met at an ELLE Women in Television dinner in 2016 and struck up a bond. Soon after, Meghan interviewed Priyanka for her weblog The Tig, which is not in existence.
And their friendship was memorably publicised when Priyanka, 39, wrote an open letter about her good friend earlier than the royal wedding ceremony in 2018, across the time Meghan made it onto the TIME 100 listing.
Priyanka’s heartfelt notice learn: “More than anything else, Meghan is an important influencer in a world that needs strong public figures to respect and look up to.
“People the world can be inspired by. Meghan, standing shoulder to shoulder with Harry, will be a princess for the people.”
The two ladies have been pictured on the theatre collectively in New York having fun with the musical Hamilton, again in 2016.
Royal followers have been speculating that Priyanka was on finest good friend obligation to Meghan when not too long ago at Wimbledon, it was rumoured she snubbed Prince William and Kate Middleton who have been sitting a few rows in entrance.
As the royals made the doorway, Priyanka wasn’t seen clapping as a conventional signal of respect, and later when the trio have been pictured on a balcony collectively they weren’t seen to be speaking.
“The way Priyanka did not even look in their direction is enough for me,” wrote one fan.
Another tweeted: “The Americans sitting within the neighborhood to Kate and William did NOT clap nor acknowledge their entry.
“Two past tennis stars with their wives, King and Navratilova, and a bestie of Meghan’s, Priyanka Chopra.”
Another claimed Priyanka “totally ignored them” and added that they’d “do the same if my friend was mistreated,” whereas one other admitted “I would ignore them as well.”
In their Oprah interview, Meghan stated that Kate had “hurt her feelings” and made her cry throughout discussions about attire previous her marriage to Prince Harry.
However, rumours circulated that Priyanka had fallen out with Meghan after the royal bride failed to point out as much as her personal wedding ceremony ceremony to Nick Jonas in December 2018.
Appearing on Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen, Priyanka was requested by a visitor about her fallout with Meghan, and host Andy chipped in: “They say you didn’t go to her baby shower because you were pissed at her.”
But Priyanka insisted she and Meghan are nonetheless completely as shut as ever, saying: “Oh my God. No, it’s not true.”
And a source added fuel to the rift rumours, telling Page Six that Meghan was angry at Priyanka for not showing up to the royal baby shower for Archie. “Their friendship is over unless Meghan apologises,” the supply wrote.
“She is probably more famous worldwide than Meghan is. She feels Meghan didn’t respect her, and didn’t respect their friendship.”
Adding to the confusion, one other supply clapped again in Meghan’s defence, telling E! News: “All the rumors that Priyanka and Meghan aren’t buddies anymore are completely not true. Priyanka and Meghan are nonetheless very shut buddies and they discuss ceaselessly.”
“Meghan confides in Priyanka concerning the changes she has to make with being a royal.”