Meghan Markle’s Favorite Movies Make Her So Relatable

by Jeremy Spirogis
Meghan Markle at the WellChild Awards in 2019

Royals, they’re similar to us. On their days off from fulfilling royal duties on behalf of Queen Elizabeth II, members of the British royal household like to observe a film or a TV present. And that features former senior royal Meghan, Duchess of Sussex. Keep studying to study extra about two of her favourite films.

Meghan Markle labored as an actor earlier than becoming a member of the British royal household

Meghan Markle at the WellChild Awards in 2019
Meghan Markle on the WellChild Awards in 2019 | Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images

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In her earlier life as an actor, Meghan starred in Suits, the hit authorized drama from USA. Filmed within the Canadian metropolis of Toronto, the 38-year-old was engaged on the present when she first met Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex in the summertime of 2016. 

On the favored sequence, Meghan performed the function of Rachel Zane, a paralegal-turned-lawyer. One of this system’s most important characters, Meghan left the sequence in 2017 to organize for royal life.

Being on the present from the beginning, Meghan appeared in seven seasons of Suits. After her departure from Suits, the present actually went on. It didn’t finish till 2019 after 9 seasons.

She didn’t see leaving performing as ‘giving anything up’

When she and Harry sat down for his or her engagement interview with BBC, Meghan opened up about leaving performing behind. 

“I don’t see it as giving anything up, I just see it as a change,” she mentioned. 

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The Duchess of Sussex continued, elaborating additional on how she felt bidding farewell to her performing profession and extra particularly Suits

“For me, once we hit the 100 episode marker I thought, ‘You know what I have ticked this box,’” Meghan mentioned. “And I feel really proud of the work I’ve done there and now it’s time to, as you [Harry] said, work as a team with you.”

Since becoming a member of the royal household and turning into the Duchess of Sussex, Meghan hasn’t utterly given up her performing profession. After attending the 2019 premiere of Disney’s The Lion King, Meghan lent her voice to Elephant, a Disneynature documentary. The movie made its Disney+ debut on April 3, 2020. 

Meghan Markle’s loves ‘Center Stage’

The Duchess of Sussex is reportedly a giant fan of Center Stage. Directed by Nicholas Hytner (The Crucible) and written by Carol Heikkinen (Empire Records) the film is one thing of a cult basic. 

According to IMDb, Center Stage follows 12 teenagers throughout their time on the American Ballet Academy in New York City. They all dream of at some point becoming a member of the distinguished American Ballet Company however have to beat distinctive challenges to get there. 

Amanda Schull and Meghan Markle in 'Suits'Amanda Schull and Meghan Markle in 'Suits'
Amanda Schull and Meghan Markle in ‘Suits’ | Shane Mahood/USA Network/NBCU Photo Bank

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How is it public data Meghan loves Center Stage? She starred in Suits with one of many film’s forged members, Amanda Schull.

Schull joined the sequence as Katrina Bennett and based on what she instructed Us Weekly in 2018, Meghan used to ask her about Center Stage

“A enjoyable little tidbit with Meghan—she was a Center Stage fan,” Schull mentioned. “So she would ask me numerous questions on Center Stage, which is actually candy.”

She’s additionally a ‘Bring It On’ fan

According to Marie Claire, the Duchess of Sussex is keen on one other 2000 film, Bring It On. A cult basic starring Kirsten Dunst and Gabrielle Union, Meghan talked about the cheerleading film on her now-defunct weblog, The Tig. 

As Meghan recalled on her website, she met Union whereas attending an occasion for New York Fashion Week. And she couldn’t assist however affiliate Union together with her head cheerleader function.

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