Jeremy Clarkson’s column on the Duchess of Sussex is receiving a lot of hatred and over 60 cross-party MPs are demanding an apology.
Jeremy Clarkson, in an article against Prince Harry and Actor Meghan Markle, wrote “dreaming of the day when she (Meghan) is made to parade naked through the streets of every town in Britain while the crowds chant, ‘Shame!’ and throw lumps of excrement at her.”
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He also wrote he hated the Duchess of Sussex “on a cellular level”
Jeremy’s column was published in The Sun after the release of Harry and Meghan’s docuseries on Netflix in which they talked about their mental health conditions which were hampered because of the media tabloids. Prince Harry also blamed the media for his wife’s miscarriage in 2020.
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Who is Jeremy Clarkson?
Jeremy Charles Robert Clarkson, professionally known as Jeremy Clarkson is an English writer, broadcaster, journalist, and host born on April 11, 1960, in Doncaster England. He studied at the Hill House School, Doncaster, and Repton School. He studied at Repton along with Executive producer Andy Willman and F1 engineer Adrian Newey. He was later expelled from Repton school for smoking, drinking, and creating nuisance in the school.
He started his career as a traveling salesman at his parent’s company where he used to sell toys.
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He then trained as a journalist with the Rotherham Advertiser after which he wrote for the Rochdale Observer, Lincolnshire Life, Wolverhampton Express and Star, and many other associated Kent newspapers.
He is famously known for his motoring programs like The Grand Tour and Top Gear. In 1984, he started the Motoring Press Agency where he used to conduct test drives for automotive magazines and newspapers.
He is now a writer for The Sunday Times and the Sun where he writes weekly columns. He has also hosted the ITV game show Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? since 2018.