The source told the publication, 'Oprah and Doria spent a long time chatting and they got on really well. The most important and significant issue they spoke about was race and how badly some people had reacted to Meghan and Harry.
'What happened to Meghan and Harry was disgusting and they and all of their families were horrified. It’s an issue close to both Doria and Oprah, who have both suffered racism.'
After Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's relationship became public knowledge, the 33-year-old prince slammed racist attacks on his girlfriend in a statement.
In an unprecedented move, the royal said: 'His girlfriend has been subject to a wave of abuse and harassment.
'Some has been very public – the smear on the front page of a national newspaper; the racial undertones of comment pieces; and the outright sexism and racism of social media trolls and web comments.'
Meghan has previously referred to the difficulties she's faced with race in Hollywood, telling Elle UK: 'To describe something as being black and white means it is clearly defined.
'Yet being biracial paints a blurred line that is equal parts staggering and illuminating.'
Doria is due to arrive in London early this week.
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