Samantha Grant Talks About Growing Up With Meghan Markle
May 18, 2018
Samantha Grant is Meghan Markle’s half-sister. She was born to Thomas Markle Sr. and Roslyn, Thomas’ first wife. She is a former actress but is now largely retired and restricted to a wheelchair following her diagnosis with multiple sclerosis in 2008.
In the time following the announcement of her half-sister’s engagement, Samantha has been particularly vocal about relations within the family. Most of her claims revolve around suggestions that Meghan is not fit to be married to a royal.
Growing up with Meghan
Speaking during the TLC special, When Harry Met Meghan: A Royal Engagement, Samantha said that growing up with Meghan was a peasant experience. Meghan lived with Samantha and her father for a couple of years after her birth in California.