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Today host Allison Langdon makes a surprise appearance on Meghan Markle’s podcast

Today show co-host Allison Langdon has made a surprise cameo in Meghan Markle’s latest Archetypes podcast.  

During the episode, The Duchess of Sussex, 41, vents her frustrations at being told a ‘million times over’ that she was lucky Prince Harry had ‘chosen her’ when they became engaged. 

Markle accompanies her rant with a clip of Langdon, 43, gushing over the couple’s wedding in a 2018 episode of 60 Minutes, saying: ‘The happy couple has enchanted the world with their real life fairytale.’ 

Today host Allison Langdon, 43, (leftO has make a surprise appearance on Meghan Markle’s podcast this week as the Duchess of Sussex, 41. (right) points to her as ‘proof of negative press’

Langdon was visibly frustrated after hearing her cameo for the first time, live on Wednesday’s Today show.   

‘[I’m blowing] steam out my ears! What part of that was saying, ‘Harry [chose you] … oh my gosh’, she scoffed. 

Langdon’s co-host Karl Stefanovic was also maddened, saying that her latest podcast ‘makes his head explode’. 

During the episode, The Duchess of Sussex, 41, vents her frustrations at being told a 'million times over' that she was lucky Prince Harry had 'chosen her' when they became engaged. (Pictured: Prince Harry and Meghan at Kensington Palace in London on November 27 after the announcement of their engagement)

During the episode, The Duchess of Sussex, 41, vents her frustrations at being told a ‘million times over’ that she was lucky Prince Harry had ‘chosen her’ when they became engaged. (Pictured: Prince Harry and Meghan at Kensington Palace in London on November 27 after the announcement of their engagement) 

Markle accompanies her rant with a clip of Langdon (pictured in 2019) gushing over the couple's wedding in a 2018 episode of 60 Minutes , saying: 'The happy couple has enchanted the world with their real life fairytale'

Markle accompanies her rant with a clip of Langdon (pictured in 2019) gushing over the couple’s wedding in a 2018 episode of 60 Minutes , saying: ‘The happy couple has enchanted the world with their real life fairytale’

‘Whatever side of the fence Ally is on in this story, she gets smashed by Meghan,’ he said, rolling his eyes. 

‘You tell me, in anything I just said… was me saying that she was lucky because of prince [Harry]!’ Ally exclaimed, adding: ‘All I know is I had a lot of mates who liked Meghan for a long time and none of them do anymore.’ 

Langdon has never been shy to criticise the the Sussexes.

'You tell me, in anything I just said... was me saying that she was lucky because of prince [Harry]!' Ally exclaimed, adding: 'All I know is I had a lot of mates who liked Meghan for a long time and none of them do anymore'

‘You tell me, in anything I just said… was me saying that she was lucky because of prince [Harry]!’ Ally exclaimed, adding: ‘All I know is I had a lot of mates who liked Meghan for a long time and none of them do anymore’

Langdon's co-host Karl Stefanovic (pictured) was also maddened, saying that her latest podcast 'makes his head explode'

Langdon’s co-host Karl Stefanovic (pictured) was also maddened, saying that her latest podcast ‘makes his head explode’ 

Just last week, Langdon called Markle out for for comparing herself to Nelson Mandela her recent interview with The Cut magazine.

The former Suits actress had claimed she was told by a cast member of the Lion King in 2019 that South Africans had ‘danced in the street’ when she married Prince Harry – just like they did when ‘Mandela was freed from prison’. 

‘That [comment], I feel, is tone-deaf,’ Langdon remarked on the Today show. 

Just last week, Langdon called Markle out for for comparing herself to Nelson Mandela her recent interview with The Cut magazine. (Pictured: The Duchess of Sussex on The Cut magazine cover)

Just last week, Langdon called Markle out for for comparing herself to Nelson Mandela her recent interview with The Cut magazine. (Pictured: The Duchess of Sussex on The Cut magazine cover)  

The former Suits actress had claimed she was told by a cast member of the Lion King in 2019 that South Africans had 'danced in the street' when she married Prince Harry - just like they did when 'Mandela was freed from prison'. (Pictured in Sydney in 2018)

The former Suits actress had claimed she was told by a cast member of the Lion King in 2019 that South Africans had ‘danced in the street’ when she married Prince Harry – just like they did when ‘Mandela was freed from prison’. (Pictured in Sydney in 2018)

‘Even if it was said… to share that… Anyway, they’re living their “quiet life”, as they wished,’ Langdon later added, rolling her eyes. 

In her latest Archetypes podcast, which featured actress Mindy Kaling, Markle said: ‘When I started dating my husband, we became engaged. Everyone was just like, ‘Oh my God, you’re so lucky, he chose you’. 

‘At a certain point, after you hear it a million times over, you’re like, ‘well, I chose him too’. But, thankfully, I have a partner who was countering that narrative for me and going ‘They’ve got it all wrong. I’m the lucky one because you chose me’.

Nelson Mandela, accompanied by his wife Winnie, raises his hand in celebration as he walks out of the Victor Verster prison, near Cape Town, on February 11, 1990, after spending 27 years in apartheid jails

Nelson Mandela, accompanied by his wife Winnie, raises his hand in celebration as he walks out of the Victor Verster prison, near Cape Town, on February 11, 1990, after spending 27 years in apartheid jails

'It's hard to see how that would sit with [the Royal Family], especially the Mandela references,' Stefanovic remarked, as Langdon added: 'That one, I feel, is tone-deaf'

‘It’s hard to see how that would sit with [the Royal Family], especially the Mandela references,’ Stefanovic remarked, as Langdon added: ‘That one, I feel, is tone-deaf’ 

‘But it is gendered and it’s archetyped and stereotyped that you’re so lucky, and it just feeds into this idea that you’re waiting for someone to tell you that you’re good enough, as opposed to knowing that you’re good enough on your own.’

In May 2018, crowds flocked to see the Queen’s grandson Harry and US actress Meghan on their wedding day which featured a glittering, star-studded ceremony in the 15th century St George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle.

Markle wore a pure white wedding gown by Clare Waight Keller at Givenchy for the Royal Wedding. 

She has also been married before. In 2011, she wed film producer Trevor Engelson on a beach in Jamaica in a sleek, strapless, floor-length white dress with diamante waist detail.

When Kate Middleton was dating Prince William in their early days, she reportedly told one friend who remarked she was lucky to be going out with him: ‘He’s lucky to be going out with me.’

In her latest Archetypes podcast, which featured actress Mindy Kaling, Markle said: 'When I started dating my husband, we became engaged. Everyone was just like, 'Oh my God, you're so lucky, he chose you'. (Pictured: the artwork for Meghan's new Spotify podcast, Archetypes)

In her latest Archetypes podcast, which featured actress Mindy Kaling, Markle said: ‘When I started dating my husband, we became engaged. Everyone was just like, ‘Oh my God, you’re so lucky, he chose you’. (Pictured: the artwork for Meghan’s new Spotify podcast, Archetypes)

In May 2018, crowds flocked to see the Queen's grandson Harry and US actress Meghan on their wedding day which featured a glittering, star-studded ceremony in the 15th century St George's Chapel in Windsor Castle. (Pictured: The couple after their wedding on May 19, 2018)

In May 2018, crowds flocked to see the Queen’s grandson Harry and US actress Meghan on their wedding day which featured a glittering, star-studded ceremony in the 15th century St George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle. (Pictured: The couple after their wedding on May 19, 2018) 

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