How did Meghan Markle become the world’s most talked about celebrity? Author Andrew Morton — the man behind the 1992 book “Diana: Her True Story in Her Own Words” – is turning his attention to a new royal in “Meghan: A Hollywood Princess,” out now. The unauthorized biography takes a look at the 36-year-old actress’ life before she got engaged to Prince Harry. While Morton did not interview Meghan herself, he did speak with former childhood friends, old coworkers and estranged family members to offer insight into her California upbringing as well as her struggle to make it in Hollywood. Here are the biggest bombshells from Morton’s book: 1. Meghan saw Princess Diana as a role model According to the book, at age 16, Meghan watched the 1997 funeral of Princess Diana with her friends, and it quickly became a topic of discussion at her high school, Immaculate Heart, in Los Angeles, California. Morton claims that Meghan and her friend, Suzy Ardakani, became fascinated with the royals and went back and watched Diana’s wedding to Harry’s father, Prince Charles, in 1981. “She saw [Diana] as a role model. Inspired by the princess, she and Suzy collected clothes and toys for less privileged children,” Morton writes. “In fact, such was… Read full this story
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