Chrissy Teigen has admitted that she is obsessed with the royal family and the model is particularly a fan of its newest member – Meghan Markle. Teigen and Meghan were briefcase models on the NBC game show ‘Deal or no Deal’ more than a decade ago.
She spoke about her obsession for the British royal family she told the Daily Mail: “I was on Deal or No Deal with her and she was lovely.” But don’t expect Chrissy to say anything negative for her former coworker. “Now everyone asks me what she was like and I say, ‘Sorry, no dirt.’ She’s gorgeous.”
She jokes: “I tell John [Legend] all the time: ‘That could be me. I could be Princess Harry.’”
Chrissy defended Meghan in July after her father Thomas Markle slammed her in an interview for The Mail on Sunday. “Meghan was apparently upset with me for saying that she and Harry will probably have a baby soon,” Thomas told the publication. “But Meghan’s been saying that herself for the past six or seven years, talking about how much she wants a family. [Prince] Harry’s been saying it too.”
He continued: “What’s sad is that sometime in the next year Meghan and Harry will have a baby and I’ll be a grandfather, and if we’re not speaking I won’t see my grandchild,” he added. “How tragic is that, to deprive a child of its grandfather because I said a few things critical of the royal family.”
Chrissy was there to support her girl: This guy … This guy sucks,” Teigen tweeted. in response. “What is wrong with him? Let your daughter be happy, please. This is embarrassing.”
Meghan and Harry got married in May and announced in October that they are expecting their first child together.