New teaser for Harry and Meghan Netflix doc accusing press of ‘dirty games’ features Katie Price court appearance

5 December 2022, 14:38 | Updated: 5 December 2022, 15:50

Watch the trailer for Harry & Meghan

By Kit Heren

The trailer for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Netflix documentary uses footage of photographers waiting for Katie Price outside Crawley Maigistrates Court in December last year.

Listen to this article

Loading audio...

Just days after an image in the previous teaser was shown to be a line up of photographers at a Harry Potter premier, LBC has discovered that frames in the latest teaser are actually from a court appearance by the glamour model when she was being sentenced for drink driving.

A brief frame in the latest trailer shows a crowd of photographers rushing towards a blue building which is clearly identifiable as Crawley Magistrates Court.

LBC trawled archive footage which showed unmistakable similarities between the Netflix trailer and the original footage of Price at court.

The Netflix footage (left) and Katie Price leaving court (right)
The Netflix footage (left) and Katie Price leaving court (right). Picture: Netflix/PA

The similarities include::

  • A cameraman wearing a grey jumper appears in both clips using what appears to be the same piece of equipment.
  • A woman dressed in black in a Covid mask at the entrance to the court who is the same in both clips
  • The lettering of Crawley Magistrates court is flipped on the outside of the building.

Ms Price had turned up to the court in a distinctive blue coat which is not seen in the teaser.

During the brief clip Harry says 'I was terrified. I didn't want history to repeat itself."

Footage of Katie Price arriving in court
Footage of Katie Price arriving in court, with a masked man to her right. Picture: PA
The masked man in the Harry & Meghan trailer
The masked man in the Harry & Meghan trailer, with footage reversed. Picture: Netflix
The grey-jumpered cameraman in the Netflix footage
The grey-jumpered cameraman in the Netflix footage. Picture: Netflix
The grey-jumpered man in the Katie Price appearance
The grey-jumpered man in the Katie Price appearance. Picture: PA

Harry and Ms Markle have never appeared publicly at Crawley Magistrates Court, as far as LBC is aware.

Several people have taken to social media to question the use of the footage, as well as other parts of the trailer.

Another short clip in the latest Netflix trailer that makes it seem as if Harry and Meghan are being hounded by photographers actually shows a Getty images video of Michael Cohen, Donald Trump’s former lawyer leaving to begin a prison term, filmed in 2019.

And producers use a split-second clip of Kate Middleton surrounded by photographers outside her flat in Chelsea in 2007.

The future royal - who was working as an accessories buyer at fashion brand Jigsaw at the time - is seen walking along the street outside her home.

The then 25-year-old had been in a relationship with Prince William for seven years at the time the video footage was taken.

LBC has contacted Netflix for comment.

One person wrote online: “They were never chased by the paparazzi.“The footage is either from royal events or from Diana & Catherine being harassed. This couple is unbelievably disingenuous.

Another posted: “passing off a photo taken 5 years before they even met as "press intrusion" is just so lazy and unprofessional.

“But then again, they never were hounded by the press. She had to hound them.”

Harry and Meghan in the trailer. Picture: Twitter @netflix

A third posted: “Is there anything in this show that actually relates to them? “So far we’ve had pics from the Harry Potter premiere in 2011, pics of Harry with his ex-gf & footage of what Diana & Catherine had to endure. Yet this is Harry and Meghan’s story?!”

The documentary purports to show the harsh treatment the prince and Ms Markle received at the hands of the British press during her time in the UK.

Harry says in the new clip, released on Monday, that the press' relationship with the royal family is "a dirty game". He adds" "there's leaking, but there's also planting of stories."

Another talking head adds: "There was a war against Meghan to suit other people's agendas." A second person interviewed for the documentary says the criticism of Meghan was "about hatred" and "race".

Read more: It’s a dirty game': Harry slams royal hierarchy and claims stories were 'leaked and planted' about him and Meghan

Read more: 'Harry and Meghan have the better fairytale': James O'Brien on bitterness towards the Sussexes

The docu-series on the couple will hit screens on December 8 and 15.

Meghan and Harry declare war

Today's clip, the latest to be released promoting the show, says the series "explores the span of their relationship".

“It’s really hard to look back on it now and go, ‘What on earth happened?’” Harry reflects in the trailer.

In further scenes in the short video clip, Meghan can be seen sobbing to the camera as she becomes overwhelmed with emotion.

Harry and Ms Markle have been embroiled in a public dispute with the rest of the royal family for several years. The royal couple left the UK in January 2020.

More Latest News

See more More Latest News

Breaking News

Jay Slater's mother pays tribute to 'beautiful boy' after body confirmed as that of missing teen

King Charles will lay out Labour's plan for government in the King's Speech.

What will be in Keir Starmer's first King's Speech and what does it mean?

Jamie Howlett is a serving police constable at the Metropolitan Police Service

Serving Metropolitan Police officer charged with sexually assaulting two children and raping adult

Body found in Jay Slater search is missing Briton, police confirm

Body found in Jay Slater search is that of missing Briton, police confirm

Police paused their search for Jay Slater two weeks after he vanished.

Madeleine McCann detective hunting Jay Slater breaks silence after ‘deteriorated’ human remains found in search

Children have been ‘left to fend for themselves’ when parents sent to prison (right stock image)

Children 'left to fend for themselves' when parents sent to prison – because authorities 'don't know about them'

The Spanish Civil Guard said Jay Slater, from Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire, could have fallen in a steep and inaccessible area

Jay Slater's best friend Lucy Law pays heartbreaking tribute to 'happiest' person after his ‘deteriorated’ body found

Victoria Thomas-Bowen appears at Westminster Magistrates' Court today after Nigel Farage was drenched in a banana flavoured drink

OnlyFans model, 25, to stand trial after denying throwing a McDonald’s milkshake over Nigel Farage

Jay Slater was 'killed instantly' after falling from height in Tenerife family believe

Body found in hunt for Jay Slater was 'very deteriorated' as Tenerife officials reveal key details

Prince William hailed Southgate as a "true leader" in a touching tribute to the coach.

'A class act': Will and Kate share touching tribute to Gareth Southgate as England boss resigns

Swansea, 9th August 2016. Picture by Robert Melen. Vaughan Gething, cabinet secretary for health, Well-being and sport.

Vaughan Gething to quit as Welsh First Minister

Basildon Remains In Top Three Worst Areas For Covid Infections

Manhunt launched after woman stabbed and robbed in car park of hospital by masked knifeman

Gareth Southgate is to leave his role as England manager

Read in Full: Gareth Southgate's emotional statement resigning as England manager

Gareth Southgate has quit as England manager after Euro 2024 final defeat

'It's been the honour of my life': Gareth Southgate quits as England manager after Euro 2024 final defeat

A 25-year-old Brit is missing in Sardinia

Urgent hunt for missing Brit, 25, in Sardinia as desperate mum issues plea after he 'undressed and vanished'

They say he should resign after losing a vote of no confidence.

Four members of Welsh government quit amid calls for First Minister Vaughan Gething to resign