‘Prince Harry is incredibly brave’, says James Corden
In 2018 James Corden trademark phase Carpool Karaoke with Paul McCartney was the most-watched YouTube clip of the yr — beating Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s royal marriage ceremony.
On the subject of which James, famously, has grow to be buddies with the Duke of Sussex and his actress spouse.
In one thing of a televisual coup, final February Harry appeared atop a double decker bus to be interviewed by the 43-year-old comedian.
In the phase, Harry rapped to the Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air theme tune, FaceTimed Meghan and swore whereas being pushed round Los Angeles, consuming cups of tea.
Within minutes, clips of their cosy chat had gone viral.
James and his spouse, Julia Carey, who’ve three youngsters, Carey, Max and Charlotte, reside simply 90 minutes from Harry and Meghan’s sprawling Montecito mansion.
So do the quartet socialise? Has he been spherical to the couple’s £11million dwelling?
“I have”, he says. “It was more a sort of play date scenario [with the kids]. Then we went out for dinner after, it was lovely. Obviously I’m not telling you any more. Obviously.”
He continues: “Look, I’m a huge fan of both of them. Obviously I know Harry better than I know Meghan but I think it’s really hard to judge, or be judgmental.”
Corden added: “I’ve an enormous quantity of respect and admiration for Harry, and anybody who has been round him and frolicked with him would really feel precisely the identical approach.
“I believe he’s a faithful and loving husband and father and I believe what they’ve performed [in turning away from royal life] is extremely courageous and I’ll at all times be of their nook.
“I have nothing but admiration and respect for them. I think it’s impossible to judge any of it really.”
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