c is officially leaving Suits after becoming engaged to Prince Harry. The 36-year-old actress has portrayed Rachel Zane in the legal drama since it first aired in 2011, but it has now been confirmed by broadcaster USA Network that the star will step down from the role after season seven finishes airing in 2018.
Markle, 36, played Rachel Zane in the series, rising up the ranks from paralegal to lawyer. The character is engaged to be married to Mike Ross, played by Patrick J. Adams.
Gabriel Macht, who plays Mike’s mentor and Rachel’s colleague Harvey Specter, also congratulated the couple-
— Gabriel Macht (@GabrielMacht) November 27, 2017
“The wedding will take place in Spring 2018. Further details about the wedding day will be announced in due course. His Royal Highness and Ms. Markle became engaged in London earlier this month.”