- Meghan Markle
- Los Angeles California
- United States
- Actress Model Spokesperson
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Meghan Markle is an American fashion model, spokes model, and actress. She is formerly the model who held case #24 on the hit US television game show Deal or No Deal. She played FBI special agent Amy Jessup in FOX's sci-fi thriller Fringe and currently stars as Rachel Zane on the new USA legal series Suits.
Meghan was born and raised in Los Angeles, California. According to an interview at divagalsdaily.com her mother is Black and her dad is Dutch and Irish. Meghan took an interest in theater in high school and was on the Prom Court.
Meghan was the first member of her family to graduate from college. She attended Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois and she graduated with a double major in Theater and International Relations. She worked for the U.S. Embassy in Buenos Aires in the Public Affairs Department. Meghan would eventually like to go back to Northwestern for her Master's in International Diplomacy.
Meghan's acting career began several years ago. A friend gave a manager a copy of a film Meghan did in college. The manager, without delay, gave Meghan a call which eventually led to the start of her acting career.
In 2002, Meghan got her start in an episode of the daytime soap opera, General Hospital. She's also appeared in television episodes of Century City, Cuts, Love, Inc., The War at Home, 90210, Knight Rider, Without a Trace, The Apostles, and CSI: NY. Meghan has also made appearances in the films A Lot Like Love and Deceit.
She was also cast in a Tostitos commercial where her character chooses to purchase Tostitos over other corn chips because it has only three ingredients.
Meghan made her debut late in the first season of Deal or No Deal on April 12, 2006. Aside from a single appearance holding case #11, Markle has been the regular model carrying case #24. Meghan quit the show in early 2007.
Meghan has appeared on Fringe as Junior Agent Amy Jessup in the first two episodes of its second season. She currently portrays Rachel Zane, an "attractive paralegal with an encyclopedic knowledge of the law who's assigned to Mike (Patrick J. Adams) and becomes his valuable after-hours research ally" on the USA Network show "Suits." Meghan appeared in two 2010 films, Get Him to the Greek and Remember Me and one 2011 film, Horrible Bosses.