Royal Critic Predicts Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Will Fade Into Obscurity After Exit

by Jeremy Spirogis
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle attend the Women

Are Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex heading on a trajectory towards obscurity? The Sussexes have been determined to depart the highlight and the unfavourable media consideration they attracted once they have been within the royal household, however one critic predicts that the couple might quickly be a part of the ranks of Z-list celebrities.

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle attend the Women's Empowerment reception hosted by Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson during the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting at the Royal Aeronautical Society on April 19, 2018
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle | Chris Jackson – WPA Pool/Getty Images

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle exited the royal household

In January, Prince Harry and Meghan made a stunning announcement that they deliberate to step again from their royal duties.

They defined their intentions in an Instagram post that stated, partially, “After many months of reflection and internal discussions, we have chosen to make a transition this year in starting to carve out a progressive new role within this institution. We intend to step back as ‘senior’ members of the Royal Family and work to become financially independent, while continuing to fully support Her Majesty The Queen.”

Queen Elizabeth acted swiftly to finalize the main points, deciding that the couple wouldn’t be capable to do a “half-in/half-out” association as they hoped.

View this post on Instagram

“After many months of reflection and internal discussions, we have chosen to make a transition this year in starting to carve out a progressive new role within this institution. We intend to step back as ‘senior’ members of the Royal Family and work to become financially independent, while continuing to fully support Her Majesty The Queen. It is with your encouragement, particularly over the last few years, that we feel prepared to make this adjustment. We now plan to balance our time between the United Kingdom and North America, continuing to honour our duty to The Queen, the Commonwealth, and our patronages. This geographic balance will enable us to raise our son with an appreciation for the royal tradition into which he was born, while also providing our family with the space to focus on the next chapter, including the launch of our new charitable entity. We look forward to sharing the full details of this exciting next step in due course, as we continue to collaborate with Her Majesty The Queen, The Prince of Wales, The Duke of Cambridge and all relevant parties. Until then, please accept our deepest thanks for your continued support.” – The Duke and Duchess of Sussex For extra info, please go to sussexroyal.com (hyperlink in bio) Image © PA

A post shared by The Duke and Duchess of Sussex (@sussexroyal) on Jan 8, 2020 at 10:33am PST

RELATED: Queen Elizabeth’s Final Proposition About Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s Exit ‘Shocked the World’ and Was ‘Ruthlessly Clear

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle may grow to be Z-listers

The couple initially moved to Canada earlier than making their strategy to Los Angeles, the place they now dwell with their son Archie, removed from the royal highlight.

With fewer public sightings of the couple, the media consideration has dwindled — and one royal critic believes the Sussexes will ultimately dip to Z-list standing.

Graham Smith, the pinnacle of the anti-monarchy group Republic has his doubts about Prince Harry and Meghan sustaining their stage of fame, telling Express he believes they’ll fade into obscurity ultimately.

“They will just go off and do their own thing, I suspect they will fade into some obscurity,” he defined. “Their interest factor is that they were the duke and duchess. I think the Americans will get rather tired of them and they will become Z-list celebrities.”

Despite the prediction that they received’t take pleasure in as a lot consideration shifting ahead, Smith notes, “However, they do have plenty of wealth to keep themselves going for the rest of their lives.”

The Sussexes might not get the privateness they’re searching for

Prince Harry and Meghan’s want for a extra peaceable life was the motivation for his or her drastic exit plan, however royal skilled Katie Nicholl instructed ET that she believes the couple have been “sorely mistaken” about their hopes for extra privateness.

“One of the key issues for them is that they are in the spotlight,” she defined. “They attract a huge amount of attention and their concern has always been how they would balance their private lives with their public roles.”

Nicholl additional shared, “A lot of people might think that they have been naive in expecting a greater level of privacy in Los Angeles. America has different privacy rules to the U.K.”

Nicholl identified how, in Britain, there’s a “gentleman’s agreement between the press and the palace” that provides safety. “So if the couple were papped, then the British newspapers agreed with the palace that they wouldn’t use those paparazzi pictures,” she defined.

“If they had gone to L.A. hoping for a quieter life, where they could duck out of the spotlight, they were sorely mistaken,” Nicholl famous. “I think the Sussexes have been a little bit naive to expect that they can move to Beverly Hills, where there’s clearly huge media attention on them, and not be photographed by the paparazzi.”

Leave a Comment