Kathy Burke attacked Jeremy Clarkson after the formertop gear The presenter came under fire for his harsh remarks about Meghan Markle.
In his newspaper column this week, Clarkson wrote that he despises the Duchess of Sussex “on a cellular level” and dreams of people throwing “excrement” at her in the street.
His comments, inscribed The sun on Friday December 16 in response to the Harry and Megan Documentaries on Netflix, have been widely condemned as “disgusting and disgusting”.
Now comedian and actor Burke chimed in, tweeting on Sunday December 18th: “I’ve been watching the rest of #HarryandMeganNetflix. I still think she’s pretty amazing and I love her relationship with Meghan’s beautiful mother, Doria.
“I continue to wish them the best of luck and people like that colossal c*** Clarkson continue to ache at the thought of it.”
Jacqui Smith MP was one of the first people to call Clarkson, writing on Twitter: “I’m your age @JeremyClarkson and I couldn’t disagree more. Why do you have to be so terrible? I can’t believe it’s good for you and it certainly isn’t good for the rest of us.”
Another person wrote: “I’m sorry but what did Meghan Markle do to deserve to be hated more than.” [the serial killer Clarkson compared her to in the article] rose west? I’m trying to think what she did that’s worse than what Rose did? This is just disgusting and disgusting. Is Jeremy Clarkson upset that Meghan stood up for herself?”
The second season of episodes of the Prince Harry and Meghan Markle documentary arrived on Netflix on Thursday, December 15, in which the couple discussed everything from arguments with Prince William to Meghan’s miscarriage. Read the biggest talking points here and The Independent‘s review here.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex, who stepped down as senior royals in 2020, give intimate interviews on the series with family and friends who have never before spoken publicly about the couple’s relationship.
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Harry and Megan Directed by Academy Award winner Liz Garbus, who has worked on a number of documentaries about public figures including Marilyn Monroe, Bobby Fischer and Nina Simone.
https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/tv/news/kathy-burke-jeremy-clarkson-meghan-markle-b2247388.html Kathy Burke hits out at Jeremy Clarkson after his Meghan Markle rant