Rachel Meghan Markle (born August 4, 1981) is an American actress. She was born and raised in Los Angeles and worked as a freelance calligrapher between early acting jobs. Since 2011, she has portrayed Rachel Zane on the legal drama Suits and is also known for her work as FBI special agent Amy Jessup in the sci-fi thriller Fringe.
In 2016, Markle was appointed a Global Ambassador for World Vision Canada, worked with the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women and was a United Nations Women’s advocate for political participation and leadership.
Markle is currently dating Prince Henry (Harry) of Wales.