Phillip Schofield has revealed that he is not a fan of Dax Shepard’s interview skills, calling the actor a ‘terrible interviewer’.
Speaking about Prince Harry’s recent performance on the 46-year-old Dax’s Armchair Expert podcast on Monday this morning, Phillip, 59, suggested the Without A Paddle actor talked too much about Harry, 36.
‘I thought the podcast was terribly finished. They are shocking interviewers. Just shut up and let him speak. I didn’t think that was right, ”Phillip said of Dax’s approach.
Not a fan: Phillip Schofield, 59, has revealed he is not a fan of Dax Shepard’s interview skills, calling the actor a ‘terrible interviewer’ on Monday This Morning
On Thursday, Harry appeared on Armchair Expert, promoting his Apple TV + series on mental health with Oprah Winfrey, The Me You Can’t See, which premieres next Friday.
Harry, who is expecting a daughter this summer with his wife Meghan Markle, suggested that Charles had ‘suffered’ because of his upbringing by the Queen and Prince Philip, and that the Prince of Wales had ‘treated me the way he was being treated’, calling it ‘ genetic pain ‘.
The Duke of Sussex did not hesitate during the extensive 90-minute interview.
He said, “ I don’t think we should point the finger or blame anyone, but especially when it comes to parenting, if I have experienced some form of pain or suffering because of the pain or suffering that might affect my life. father or my parents had suffered, I am going to make sure that I break that cycle, so that in principle I do not pass it on.
Honestly, the 36-year-old Duke of Sussex didn’t stop during the lengthy 90-minute interview
High profile: On Thursday, Dax, 46, was joined by Prince Harry on his popular Armchair Expert podcast
Honestly, ‘Shut up and let him talk’, Phillip said of Dax’s approach when discussing the interview
“It’s a lot of genetic pain and suffering that is passed on anyway, so we as parents should do our very best to say ‘you know what, that happened to me, I’m going to make sure that doesn’t happen.’
He added: ‘I never saw it, I never knew about it, and then suddenly I started putting it together and going’ OK, so here he went to school, this is what happened, I know this about his life, I also know it’s connected to his parents so that means he treated me the way he was treated so how can I change that for my own kids? And here I am, I moved my whole family to the US, that wasn’t the plan, but sometimes you have to make decisions and put your family first and your mental health first. ‘
The Duke called royal life “ a mix between The Truman Show and being in a zoo ” and said he quit last year to put his family and mental health “ first. ” He also portrayed ‘wild partying’ in his youth as ‘childhood trauma’, having previously admitted to experimenting with cannabis and excessive drinking, and joking about playing naked billiards at a party in Las Vegas.
Honestly, ‘I thought the podcast was terribly finished. They are shocking interviewers. Just shut up and let him speak. I didn’t think that was right, ”Phillip said of Dax’s approach
Frank: Dax, who is married to Kristen Bell, talked about his own addiction to smoking crack and alcohol. Harry asked him what it was like to take a ‘big load’ of drugs when he was young
The podcast saw both men share their experiences of past trauma – and Dax, who is married to Frozen star Kristen Bell, talked about his own addiction to smoking crack and alcohol. Harry asked him what it was like to take a ‘big load’ of drugs when he was young after being sexually assaulted as a child – while also talking about his own experience of ‘pain’ as a senior royal.
Harry asked him if he had ‘a sense’ whether his alcohol and cocaine abuse was fueled by his childhood, saying, ‘For you, it was your upbringing and everything that happened to you – the trauma, the pain, and the suffering. Suddenly you find yourself doing a hell of a lot of drugs and partying hard ‘.
The Duke described how he began therapy after Meghan “ saw he was angry, ” and when asked if he felt “ in a cage ” during royal duties, he said, “ It’s the job, right? Grin and bear it. Go on with it.
‘I was in my early twenties and I thought I don’t want this job, I don’t want to be here. I don’t want to do this. Look what it did to my mom, how can I ever settle down and have a wife and a family when I know it’s going to happen again. ‘
He added that his frame of mind was, ‘I’ve seen behind the curtain, I’ve seen the business model and seen how this whole thing works and I don’t want to be a part of this,’ before revealing that he had therapy after meeting with Meghan, who ‘burst’ a bubble and decided to ‘stop complaining’.
He added: ‘So this is where I live (in Los Angeles) now I can really lift my head and I feel different, my shoulders are down so hers, you can walk around with a little freer, I can take Archie on I never had the chance to do so on the back of my bike. ‘
Speaking, the Duke called royal life “ a mix between The Truman Show and being in a zoo ” and said he quit last year to put his family and mental health “ first ”