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Ellen DeGeneres is the latest celebrity to defend Meghan Markle and Prince Harry

The TV host says the couple are making the world a better place


Ellen DeGeneres is the latest celebrity to come out in defense of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.

The Royals came under fire this weekend, after traveling via private jet to pal Elton John’s private residence in the South of France.

Many slammed the couple for increasing the carbon footprint, despite constantly promoting environmental change.

First Elton came out and revealed HE was the one who paid for the couple’s jet – and now Ellen DeGeneres is weighing in.

Taking to Twitter the popular TV host wrote: “Portia and I met Prince Harry and Meghan in England to talk about their work on wildlife conservation.

“They were the most down-to-earth, compassionate people. Imagine being attacked for everything you do, when all you’re trying to do is make the world better.”

Other stars who have backed former actress Meghan include Oprah Winfrey and George Clooney.

Meghan especially has faces constant criticism online and in the media.

On episode 31 of The Gosscast, Goss.ie Founder Ali Ryan sits down with RTE star Stephen Byrne.

From reporting from the red carpet at the Oscars to interviewing stars like Oprah, Stephen talks through the highs and lows of his career so far.

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