11.28.2017

Biracial Meghan Markle to be a new kind of royal

Biracial Meghan Markle to be a new kind of royal (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)

She is an entertainment figure in her own right, and an outspoken woman comfortable talking about her background and her passions. American actress Meghan Markle will be a new type of royal when she weds Prince Harry in the spring.

In some ways, Markle — a mixed-race American raised in California, and a divorcee — makes a surprising addition to Britain’s monarchy.

But the institution has moved on with the times, and the romance between Markle and Harry has a decidedly unstuffy, modern feel to it.

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