Patrick J Adams has struck out after constantly being “involved” in debates surrounding his former co-star Meghan Markle.
The 40-year-old former Suits actor, who was born in Toronto and now lives in California, worked with the Duchess of Sussex on the hit legal drama from 2011 to 2017, and has championed her voice over the years.
And last night, the father of two took to Twitter and wrote: ‘Hello people and many bots discussing all things Markle and including me in the conversation. I just want you to know a couple of things. 1. I don’t read any of it. 2. Life is short. 3. There have to be better things to do. Even you bots.
Patrick J. Adams has come under fire after constantly being “involved” in debates surrounding his former co-star Meghan Markle, seen together in the hit legal drama Suits, which they starred in together from 2011 to 2017.
The father-of-two took to Twitter and wrote: ‘Hello people and many bots discussing everything about Markle and including me in the conversation. I just want you to know a couple of things. 1. I don’t read any of it. 2. Life is short. 3. There have to be better things to do. Even you bots.
Last March, Canadian director and photographer Derek Ursacki, who lives in Toronto, paid tribute to the actress after his interview with Oprah Winfrey, recalling the five years they spent working together on the set of Suits, during which he served as director’s assistant. .
Joining a long list of Meghan’s friends who have spoken out on her behalf in recent weeks, Ursacki shared several candid behind-the-scenes snaps from the set, writing, “I spent 5 years working with Meghan on Suits as an assistant director dealing primarily with with plaster.
“She was always a joy to work with and was always kind with a big heart, calm, humble even after the show’s fame and popularity skyrocketed, so full of life, so generous, supportive and funny.”
The 40-year-old former Suits actor, who was born in Toronto and now lives in California, was seen with Meghan on the show in 2011 and has been vocal in her defense over the years.
Defense: Last March, a former assistant director on Suits shared a gushing tribute to Meghan Markle in the wake of her explosive interview with Oprah Winfrey last weekend.
Speaking: Derek Ursacki worked with Meghan, 39, for five years on the set of Suits, and shared a glowing memory of their time together, calling her ‘kind’ and ‘humble’
Ursacki went on to say that it “broke her heart” to see the Duchess of Sussex open up to Oprah, 67, about her struggle with suicidal thoughts and her battle with mental health issues.
In her interview with Oprah, Meghan said she had been suicidal while in the royal family and said she received no help after speaking out about her suffering.
At the time, Buckingham Palace said in a statement issued Tuesday that the issues raised, especially about race, were “concerning” and that the Queen and her family would address them privately.
Although Ursacki made no reference to any of the other allegations made during the interview, she echoed the couple’s attacks on the media in her post, calling the press “ruthless” while criticizing “negative” coverage of Meghan and claimed that she has had to ‘live under constant attack’.
Candid: The director and photographer also shared several behind-the-scenes snaps of himself with Meghan, as well as an image of the duet with co-star Patrick Adams
Upset: In her Instagram post, Ursacki accused the ‘ruthless’ media of ‘targeting’ Meghan, saying her ‘heart broke’ when she saw her discuss her mental health struggles with Oprah
“The media has been so ruthless to her with so many negative stories attacking her without really knowing what she’s really going through,” she wrote.
“Until you walk a mile in someone’s shoes, no one should judge or make negative comments about anyone and no one should have to live under constant attack and fear for their safety.”
Ursacki concluded her post with another effusive tribute to Meghan, writing, “Deep in my heart, I know Meg hasn’t changed and remains the sweet person I worked with for those 5 years.” I wish him the best and thank him for the great memories I am lucky and blessed to have had.”
The director accompanied the post with several behind-the-scenes images from his time on set, including a candid snapshot of him and Meghan, who appeared to be dressed as her character Rachel Zane.
Another image showed the then-assistant director chatting with the former actress on set, while a third snap captured him walking alongside Meghan and her on-screen love interest, Patrick Adams, who spoke out in defense of the duchess ten days ago, when he. launched an extraordinary attack on the royal family.
This came after Patrick J. Adams took to Twitter to describe the monarchy as “toxic, archaic and shameless”.
Patrick said his ‘powerful’ and ‘kind’ friend has been the subject of shady behavior from the monarchy after reports were published that Meghan had ‘bullied’ a number of former staff members at Kensington Palace, he claims. She has steadfastly denied it.
Team Meghan: Ursacki is one of a long list of friends and former colleagues speaking out in defense of the Duchess, including her on-screen love interest, Patrick.
Furious: On March 5, Canadian actor Patrick defended Meghan against claims that she had bullied Kensington Palace staff, claims she has adamantly denied
Close friends: Meghan’s close friend, actress Janina Gavankar, also hit back last year, as she revealed the Sussexes have ’emails and text messages’ to back up her royal accusations
Echoing sentiments shared in Ursacki’s post, Patrick used several complimentary adjectives to describe Meghan as “kind, cheerful and supportive”, before detailing the struggle she says she faced when joining the “archaic and toxic” royal family. “.
“She fell in love, moved to a new country, became a household name around the world, and began the difficult work of trying to find her place in a family dynamic that can be described as complicated and complicated at best. , at worst, seemingly archaic and toxic,’ he wrote in the eight-tweet diatribe.
At the time, Buckingham Palace “engaged an outside legal firm” to carry out an investigation into claims that Meghan was bullying royal staff.
Oprah’s best friend Gayle King, who attended Meghan’s New York baby shower in 2019, doubled down on claims that the duchess has “a lot of receipts” to back up allegations made during the primetime reunion.