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Meghan Markle has earned a new title — 2017 is Woman of the Year.
Uk Hello Magazine awarded the duchess-to-be-the title on Monday and said 2017 marked her transformation from “TV actress to the star of her own Christmas fairy tale.”
“Not only has Meghan, 36, captured the heart of the spouse of Prince Harry, but she also won the approval of fans around the world as she prepares to be a member of the royal family and her humanitarian work to a whole new level,” the magazine said.
Markle also graces the magazine cover, dressed in a simple white crop top with the words: “Meghan glitters. In her Christmas fit for a princess.”
.@meghanmarkle is the crown our Woman of the Year. Pick up a copy of this week’s HELLO! to see the pictures. #RoyalExclusive pic.twitter.com/Nj5p6tP0Cr
— HELLO! (@hellomag) December 19, 2017
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“Meghan is just as Diana was in the thirties – she has presence, she is stylish and is pleased with the positive causes – all of the stars appeal. I can’t think of anyone who is somewhere in the neighborhood of her as the most talked about woman of the year,” Andrew Morton, author of “Diana: Her Story,” told the British magazine.
The former ‘Fits ‘ actress’ has had a whirlwind year.
On Nov. 27, Kensington Palace announced that she and Prince Harry, 33, were involved. The couple will get married on May 19, 2018 in St. George’s Chapel in Winsor Castle. Harry said that he fell in love with the actress “so incredibly fast” and had the feeling that the “stars were aligned.”
The palace has also been shown to Markle will be spending Christmas with the Royal Family.
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