The future Princess of the UK — the mulatto from Los Angeles

The future Princess of the UK — the mulatto from Los Angeles

On Monday, the younger grandson of the British Queen, Harry announced his engagement to 36-year-old American actress and model Meghan Markle and family of British monarchs confirmed the happy news in a press release.

Having received the blessing of Queen Elizabeth II and the bride’s parents, the young said that they will exchange rings in the spring.

During his 15-year career, Markle played dozens of roles, but the identity of the star cinema has never aroused such public interest.

Who is she the future Princess of the UK?

Harry and Megan announced their relationship in November last year, and their affair caused a lot of rumors and speculation. After all, the beloved Prince stands out among several other chosen representatives of the Royal family.

Megan is a mulatto, which has managed to go under the crown. Besides, she’s older than Harry for three years. Of course, the choice of the Prince immediately became the object of heated discussions. It was rumored that the origin of the actress and her personal life will become an insurmountable obstacle to its entrance into the Royal family — the assumption was wrong.

Grandma is not against

In fact British law does not provide racial and age criteria for future spouses of the Royal heirs. The only requirement is that the consent of the monarch. Elizabeth II respectful attitude to the choice of the grandson and approved by the bride.

African roots

Meghan Markle is a native of Los Angeles. She was born August 4, 1981 in the family of engineer on the lighting of Thomas Markle and African-American Ragland of Doria, who worked as a yoga instructor and doing volunteer work in a psychiatric hospital. Parents divorced when the daughter was 6 years old.


After school, the girl enrolled at northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. In 2003 she successfully graduated from UNIVERSITY with a degree in «theatre and international relations».


Megan made her debut as an actress in 2002, playing Gail in the TV series «General hospital.» After that she performed in regular and cameo roles in dozens of paintings, including the romantic Comedy «More than love», TV series «C. S. I.: crime scene investigation new York» and «Fringe.» From 2011 to the present day Markle starred in the legal drama television series «Force Majeure», which brought her the greatest fame.

The future Princess is well-rounded and talented person. Her career is not limited to acting. Beloved Harry tried his hand as an author and editor of the publication the Tig and now cooperates with the canadian company Reitmans as a fashion designer.

Social activities

Megan — an ardent fighter for women’s rights. It collaborates with UNICEF and the UN, and also visited India and Rwanda with the charity mission as Ambassador of the organization World Vision Canada.

When it comes to gender equality, the future wife of the Prince becomes particularly convincing — one day after a speech on international women’s day, she even received a standing ovation former UN Secretary-General ban Ki-moon.

And Megan is a well — known lover of dogs. She can not imagine my life without dogs Bogart and Gaya, which was taken from a shelter.

Not the first time married

His Highness will become the second husband Megan — engagement with the Prince she spent two years married to TV presenter and filmmaker Trevor Angelzoom, who met in 2004. In may 2013, the couple decided to leave, and in August legally divorced.

Apparently, Markle has left an indelible mark in the heart of his ex-wife — perhaps she could even become the heroine of his new film. In the autumn the Director admitted that he takes a Comedy film about a girl who refused her husband for the Prince.

Note that from the financial support of Engelson Markle declined only in the autumn of last year — about the same time, when he and Harry said about their relationship.

Dream girl

According to official information, the relationship between Harry and Megan began in the summer of 2016, but the Prince had eyes for his darling much earlier. Some of the details of their affair revealed in a newly released documentary.

A few years before Dating with the future bride of the Prince asked: what kind of girl he would like to see. He replied without hesitation: «like Meghan Markle from «suits».

The fact that Harry is crazy about his bride seen the footage and interview, filmed at the party in Kensington Palace.

Queen Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh were sincerely glad for the young, and older brother, Harry, the Duke of Cambridge William and his wife Kate Middleton congratulated the couple and admitted that in the rapture of love with Megan.

Joined congratulations Barack and Michelle Obama.

Michelle and I are delighted to congratulate Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on their engagement. We wish you a lifetime of joy and happiness together.

— Barack Obama (@’s Presidency) November 27, 2017