Sharon has since apologised for her approach during the debate but said she felt blindsided by the TV network.
“I have always been embraced with so much love & support from the black community & I have deep respect & love for the black community,” she said on Twitter.
“To anyone of colour that I offended and/or to anyone that feels confused or let down by what I said, I am truly sorry.”
It comes after the Duchess of Sussex told Oprah Winfrey how she had felt suicidal at times after becoming a Senior Royal.
But on the morning after the interview aired in the US, Piers told GMB viewers that he wouldn’t even believe Meghan Markle if she gave him a weather report.