Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s A-list friend Tyler Perry describes the 'difficult time' the couple have had

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s A-list friend Tyler Perry describes the 'difficult time' the couple have had
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Paige Creaney

By Paige Creaney

Published: 21/09/2022

- 17:34

Updated: 14/02/2023

- 10:38

The Hollywood star told a US network why he leant the couple his home adding 'they really love each other'

Tyler Perryjoined NBC’s 'Today with Hoda and Jenna' on Wednesday morning, where he opened up about why he offered his home to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to live in when they moved the US.

It comes after the actor, producer and director leant his Southern Californian home when the couple first moved to America in 2020 after they left their senior roles within the royal family.

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex attend the Boston Red Sox vs New York Yankees baseball game at the London Stadium in support of the Invictus Games Foundation.
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle moved to America in 2020
Peter Nicholls

Meghan, Prince Harry and their son Archie Harrison, lived in Perry's Beverly Hills mansion for a few months before buying a home in Montecito.

The Duchess of Sussex revealed that she had never met the actor and filmmaker before she and her family stayed in his Los Angeles estate.

In her interview with The Cut, she revealed that Mr Perry got in touch when she married Prince Harry in 2019 to let her know he was praying for her and that he "understood what this meant, and that he could only imagine what it was like."

Tyler Perry attending the Vanity Fair Oscar Party held at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Tyler Perry
Ian West

Perry also said he'd always be available for support or advice.

Speaking to Hoda Kotb and Jenna Bush Hager on NBC’s Today Wednesday, Perry said: “Yes, it was a very difficult time for them. What I know about the two of them, that I wish the world knew, is how much they love."

"These two people love each other. The love they have is really, really moving and I just wanted to do anything I could to support them.” he added.

When asked about Harry and Meghan's relationship, Mr Perry said “If I don't have that, what she and Harry have, I don't want it. That's really amazing.”

Watch Tyler Perry's full interview on Today with Hoda and Jenna:

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