10 Things You Didn’t Know About Meghan Markle
Meghan Markle was best known for her role as Rachel Zane on the legal drama Suits, but these days, she’s making headlines for other reasons like her relationship with the world’s former hottest bachelor, Prince Harry. Now that they are officially engaged, people are dying to know more about her. We have 10 things you didn’t know about the actress to help satisfy the public’s curiosity:
Meghan Markle was born and raised in Los Angeles, California. Her mother was a yoga instructor of African American descent and her father was a photography director who was of Dutch and Irish descent. She attended Immaculate Heart Convent, an all-girls independent Roman Catholic college in Los Angeles, and Northwestern University where she graduated with a degree in theatre and international relations in 2003.
9. Getting Discovered
The television actress’ acting career began unexpectedly when she was discovered at a party. One of her friend’s gave a manager a copy of one of Markle’s college films to review and he was impressed with her and told her to stay in L.A. and pursue an acting career. She booked her first audition, which was a guest part in General Hospital in 2002.