The most eligible bachelor in the world has is engaged.
Britain’s Prince Harry and American actor Meghan Markle are engaged and will marry in spring 2018, Kensington Palace announced on Monday.
“Prince Harry has informed Her Majesty The Queen and other close members of his family. Prince Harry has also sought and received the blessing of Ms. Markle’s parents,” the royal household said in a statement.
The couple is also set to make an official engagement appearance this Monday afternoon.
The Buckingham Palace spoke person that Harry’s grandmother Queen Elizabeth II, and his grandfather the Duke of Edinburgh are “delighted” for the couple and “wish them every happiness.”
Kennigston palace also released an official statement on behalf of Markel’s parents.
“We are incredibly happy for Meghan and Harry. Our daughter has always been a kind and loving person. To see her union with Harry, who shares the same qualities, is a source of great joy for us as parents. We wish them a lifetime of happiness and are very excited for their future together,” the statement ended.
The wedding is likely to attract huge attention across the world, as did the marriage of Harry’s elder brother William to Kate Middleton in 2011.