When Meghan Markle was a little girl, she watched recordings of Princess Diana’s wedding. She could not have known then that she would grow up to marry Prince Harry and severely undercut the Royal Family’s longstanding reputation. The ambition, scandals, and torn relationships that happened along the way are the subjects of our latest Instaread.
Fame Is Fickle
Before Harry, Meghan was so eager for fame and recognition that she hired a PR agency to transform her from an unknown actress into a global celebrity. That plan may have worked a little too well: by 2016, there was a media frenzy around Meghan’s relationship with Harry. The negative scrutiny almost killed her—but she took the Royals down with her.