Thomas Markle has stated he’s being “shunned and ghosted” by his daughter Meghan throughout a TV interview.
The 74-year-old instructed ITV’s Good Morning Britain he was being blanked by the Duchess of Sussex.
He stated he has been texting her each day however she is not going to return any of his messages.
And he revealed he hoped Queen Elizabeth would step in to finish his estrangement from his daughter.
“I’m disenchanted by it,” he stated. “I am unsure why it is occurring… I’ve been attempting to achieve out for a number of weeks, each day I attempt to textual content her, however have not acquired something again.”
Talking of the Queen’s stepping in, he stated: “I might recognize something she will do and I might suppose that she would wish to resolve the household issues.
“All households, royal or in any other case, are the identical and must be collectively on the holidays.”
The retired Hollywood lighting director dismissed Piers Morgan’s suggestion that his daughter was impolite following media reviews of a rift between her and Kate, however admitted she was “controlling”.
He stated: “I do not imagine them [the reports] I feel they’re gossip – Meghan has by no means been impolite to anybody she realized to respect everybody.
“She’s all the time been a really controlling individual and that is a part of her nature however she’s by no means been impolite.
“The ghosting I do not utterly perceive – shes all the time been in cost, that is her nature, however not been impolite.”
He added: “She was raised on Hollywood levels and realized to respect the crew. She realized to respect everybody – I simply can’t see her being impolite to anyone. It isn’t her.”
Markle stated he was hopeful that his daughter would get in contact with him after not talking to the press for six months.
“I am hopeful that one thing can be resolved and we’ll be speaking. This could’t proceed without end.”
The daddy-of-three, who just isn’t in contact with Meghan’s mom Doria Ragland, didn’t attend his daughter’s wedding ceremony to Prince Harry in Might as he was recovering from coronary heart surgical procedure.
He turned the topic of controversy after it was revealed that he had staged pictures with the paparazzi in return for cash just a few days previous to the marriage.
Throughout Monday’s interview, Markle stated he had “apologised 100 instances for that”.
He added: “That is undeserving of being shunned or ghosted – that is ridiculous”.
However he stated he thinks Meghan, who’s pregnant, will make a “nice mum”.
“There must be a spot for me, I am her father and would be the grandfather of her kids.”
Markle defended his daughter’s behaviour, claiming she has “been by rather a lot adjusting to what she’s doing” as a brand new member of the royal household.
“It isn’t a simple process. I feel she’ll attain out in time.”
Kensington Palace didn’t instantly touch upon the interview.