Meghan Markle, Prince Harry’s first event as a couple
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, their first appearance as a married couple three days after tying the knot to celebrate the birthday of Prince Charles.
Meghan Markle is reportedly very happy that her tv wedding of Prince Harry, and all the drama that unfolded prior to the big day, is officially over.
The American actress married the British royal for 600 guests – as well as millions of people around the world on 19 May. And a friend claims that she is engaged to he in her new role as Duchess of Sussex.
“She is so happy. She is really enjoying her new life,” a source close to the former “Suits” star told Us Weekly Friday. “It’s been very busy the last few months and she is fully booked for the rest of the summer, but she is happy to finally be back into a routine and the wedding is over. There are no travel plans booked as of now, in addition to the work trips.”
Preparation for the 36-year-old marriage of the 33-year-old prince was far from plain sailing. Just a few days for Markle walked by the aisle, told her father Thomas Markle would not be present at the royal wedding following a medical emergency that required heart surgery.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex would like to thank everyone who has participated in the celebration of their marriage on Saturday. They feel so happy to be able to share their day with all those gathered in Windsor and also all those who watched the wedding on television in the united kingdom, Commonwealth, and around the world #RoyalWedding
“Unfortunately, my father will not be present at our wedding,” she said in a statement released by Kensington Palace. “I’ve always cared for my father and hope that he can be given the space he needs to concentrate on his health.
“I would like to thank everyone who has offered generous messages of support. Then you know how much Harry and I look forward to sharing our special day with you on Saturday.”
Kensington Palace then announced Markle would be walked down the aisle by Prince Charles, Harry’s father.
Thomas’ surgery followed days of press around his health and speculation over whether or not he would take part in the royal wedding.
He also stirred headlines when it was revealed he staged paparazzi photos that showed him preparing for the big day. His daughter, Markle half-sister Samantha Grant, alleged they had the paparazzi shoot for positive publicity.
Markle is estranged half-brother, Thomas Markle Jr. also written a slamming open letter to his famous brother or sister, in which he told her then fiancé that it was “not too late” to stop the wedding. He wrote a new note, which was published by In Touch Weekly, asking for an invitation.
Grant also had harsh words of her sister.
In April, Grant sounded off on Twitter, accusing the prince of the exclusion of a number of relatives of the wedding. In several interviews in the run up to the wedding, Grant revealed she was writing a tell-all, titled “The Diary of Princess Pushy Sister.”
Meghan Markle half-sister of the debt of staged photos of papa
Meghan Markle is estranged half-sister is taking the blame for a series of “staged” paparazzi photo of their father ahead of the royal wedding. Samantha Grant said on Twitter she came up with the idea to their father photographed to paint him in a positive light.
But these days, Markle is focused more on making her mark as a new member of the royal family. Not long after she and Harry reportedly returned from their honeymoon in East Africa, she dived into her royal duties and stepped out for her first solo event with Queen Elizabeth II.
The 92-year-old monarch and her granddaughter-in-law traveled with the train to Cheshire, England to a new bridge on Thursday.
Markle, who was all smiles on the engagement, reportedly gushed to the participants that Harry is “the best man ever.”
The source told the celebrity news magazine Markle is building her self-confidence after the wedding.
“Meghan was really nervous walking down the aisle,” said the source. “She had butterflies the whole morning and was very worried about making it to the altar. Meghan sent a handwritten thank-you note to all her friends who were present at the wedding.
And while Markle has quit her career to focus on the new chapter of her life, she may be honored in Hollywood.
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A rep for the usa Network confirmed to Fox News Wednesday her name was submitted for the “Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series” category for her role as Rachel Zane in the network and the legal drama ” Suits.”
“Meghan Markle was introduced by the prices consultants for the USA Network, a Tv Academy spokesperson told Fox News. “They verified it and/or its representatives were aware that the entry was made and had advised to go ahead and proceed with the request.
Markle has not previously won major awards for her character, which means that this would be her last chance to win the prestigious honor.