Prince Harry refused to take a selfie with this Aussie celeb

Rebekah Scanlan
Senior Lifestyle & Entertainment Producer

Prince Harry is one of the most photographed men in the world.

But the British royal, who is set to tie the knot to Meghan Markle next weekend, is not a fan of selfies as one Aussie celeb found out when he refused to have one taken with him.

Sydney Rabbitohs player Sam Burgess has revealed that when met the sixth in line to the throne recently, Harry wouldn’t let him take a quick snap.

The royal apparently wouldn’t pose for a selfie with Aussie Rabbitoh’s player Sam Burgess. Source: Getty

Talking about a time the prince visited the ‘sheds’ at a game he played in Twickenham, UK, Sam told Nova breakfast hosts Fitzy & Wippa he described Harry as a “good fella”.

“I tried to take a picture,” Sam said, describing how he whipped his phone out to take the classic selfie shot.

Sam made the revelation during a chat with Fitzy & Wippa this morning. Source: Getty

But Harry had other ideas.

“He stopped me, ‘No, no, no selfies’,” the 29-year-old said, explaining that instead he asked someone else to take their photo.

Prince Harry wouldn’t pose for a selfie with Sam Burgess. But he would let someone else take a snap of them together. Source: Instagram/SamBurgess

Despite being snubbed for a selfie, Sam said he “appreciated” the fact Harry didn’t like those type of photos and explained it’s a “rule that he sticks to”.

Sam isn’t the only person Harry has refused to take a selfie with, as in 2015 he refused to have one of the self-taken photos with a fan in Canberra.

Harry is set to marry Meghan Markle next weekend. We’re guessing no one will have selfies with them on the day. Source: Getty

“No, I hate selfies,” he told her, according The Telegraph. “Seriously, you need to get out of it. I know you’re young, but selfies are bad.”

But just like he did with Sam, he happily posed for a traditional photo with her.

Guess we won’t be seeing any wedding day selfies then. #Devo


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