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Meghan Markle successfully preserves her identity despite the Royal pressure

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The Duchess of Sussex has been told to switch up her wardrobe. Ever since Meghan Markle got engaged to Prince Harry, she has been considered to rip up the Royal rule book. However, while the world has loved her fashion sense, it is also being seen against the Royal norms.

According to the sources, the 37-year-old has been told to dress more like a royal and less like a Hollywood star. Although the relationship between Queen Elizabeth and Meghan is good, it has been said in the past that she frowns upon some of her new granddaughter-in-laws choices.

The monarch was surprised that she had chosen to wear the white Givenchy dress for her May wedding, even though she has been married before.

In June, during a royal visit to Runcorn, in Cheshire, Meghan Markle is reported to have irritated the Queen by declining to follow her example and wear a hat. It was her first solo visit with the Queen after her wedding. The Queen is a perfectionist for the rules and it’s claimed there was some tension between them over the faux pas.

According to the Mail on Sunday, Meghan Markle has been advised to dress more traditionally at certain events. A fashion team source said, “Meghan Markle is being told she needs to start dressing less like a Hollywood star and more like a Royal.”

Often, Meghan’s style falls within the royal rules, but there have been other times when she has pushed the margins.

In August, while attending a charity performance of Hamilton with Prince Harry, she wore a short, black tuxedo dress. The dress challenged the Royal tradition on two counts— the color black and the hemline that was way above the knee.

Besides, while other royal women —including Princess Diana — prefer homegrown talent, Meghan is also a fan of non-British designers.

The Duchess of Sussex, who is pregnant with her first child, has been attracting all eyes with whatever she wears during the royal engagements and public outings. She sparks new trends with her style and is considered a fashion icon by many.

Although Meghan Markle is a part of the Royals, she is setting significant paradigm for women globally to follow their own heart. In a world where women are still living in suppressed conditions, Meghan’s stance against the Royal policies depicts the courage that every woman should look up to.

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Meghan Markle’s Letter Reveals a Broken Strong Lady

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Handwriting experts analysed the letter sent by Meghan Markle to her separated father to unveil her character, and claimed that the Duchess of Sussex is a “narcissistic showman” left “anxious and vulnerable” by her family conflict.

Since getting married to Prince Harry, Meghan Markle has never publicly talked about the relation with her father. On the other hand, her father Thomas Markle, 74, has been doing the opposite.

However, five of Markle’s best friends have come up to speak anonymously the truth about the father-daughter relation.

As per their statement to the People magazine, the Duchess of Sussex had sent a letter after her wedding accusing father Thomas Markle of breaking her heart “into million pieces” by giving press interviews and attacking her husband Prince Harry by fabricating stories.

The explosive five-page letter sent in August last year, is claimed as “highly-stylised” by one of the leading handwriting experts Emma Bache. She highlighted that the “slow handwriting” suggests that the Duchess was “ultra cautious” but also a “showman and a narcissist”.

Bache said, “This is not a spontaneous or intellectually creative woman but a consummate performer and strategist.”

“There is enormous emotion as well as energy but she is both self aware and self orientated.” she added.

Markle’s friends said that the letter was reportedly a plea to her father to stop speaking to the press and “victimising” her.

She had written, “Dad, I’m so heartbroken. I love you. I have one father. Please stop victimising me through the media so we can repair our relationship.”

The group has also reported that Markle had reached out to her father when he staged paparazzi photos. They said that both Markle and Prince Harry still wanted Thomas to attend their wedding.

However, Thomas, who suffered two heart attacks days before he was set to walk Meghan down the aisle, didn’t show up at the Royal wedding. Since then, he has been giving interviews, which Meghan has claimed as ‘fabricated’, marring the reputation of his daughter and the Royal family.

While Thomas had earlier reported that he was shunned by his daughter and Prince Harry, Meghan’s friends have claimed his statement’s as false.

“Tom wouldn’t take her calls, wouldn’t take Harry’s calls,” the pals said.

Despite a heartfelt plea from his daughter, Thomas Markle gave an unexpected public rebuttal. He asked Meghan Markle if she and Prince Harry would pose with him for a photo “for the whole world to see”.

Since her wedding, Markle has gone through several situations that have depicted the side that portrays her as one of the strongest women. While the relationship with her father has revealed an extremely emotional side of her, it has also unveiled how strongly she has been managing the situation that has been breaking her from the inside.

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15th Glasgow Film Festival to Focus on Coming of Age Genre

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The Glasgow Film Festival has something new up its sleeve this year, and it is certainly going to be impressive. Focusing on an interesting genre, the 15th annual festival will open and close with two coming of age stories that were set in the 1990s.

Scheduled to open on February 20, the festival will begin with a UK premiere of Mid90s. The film is a directorial debut of actor Jonah Hill.

The festival will end on March 3, with a film based on similar genre. It is an adaptation from a play Beats, written by Kieran Hurley, which was originally performed in Edinburgh.

The story is set in 1994 Livingston, when the law attempted to place restrictions on Scotland’s rave culture.

In recent years, the Glasgow Film Festival has expanded its attendances from 6,000 at its first outing in 2005 to over 40,000.

The previous events have marked the presence of popular faces, including Karen Gillan, Richard Gere, David Tennant, Alan Rickman, Peter Capaldi and Gemma Arterton.

This year, the festival is expected to attract even greater audience, with a grand premier of Mid90s. The organisers have defined it as a coming-of-age comedy-drama, of the 1990s’ Los Angeles.

The story is written and directed by Jonah Hill. It follows the protagonist, a young teenage boy, who falls in with a group of older teen skateboarders. The film features Sunny Suljic, Lucas Hedges and Katherine Waterston.

Besides, the closing film of the Glasgow Film Festival adaptation of Beats is based on the popular stage show by Kieran Hurley. It debuted at the Edinburgh Festival, in 2012.

The movie version is set in 1994, when the Criminal Justice Bill attempted to curb Scotland’s rave culture and the free party movement. The executive producer of the film is the award-winning director Steven Soderbergh.

This story of friendship and rebellion marks the debut of graduates of The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland: Cristian Ortega and Lorn Macdonald. It also included an original soundtrack from Scottish DJ, JD Twitch.

More details on the full Glasgow Film Festival programme will be announced on January 23.

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Georgia Toffolo Mocked and Accused by Vile Trolls for ‘Plasticine’ Face

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Reality television series Made in Chelsea star and I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here! Season 17th’s winner, Georgia Toffolo, has faced multiple hateful comments by vile trolls posted on her first Instagram post of the year.

Apparently, Toff enjoyed a boozy New Year’s Eve and posted a smiley selfie the next day, saying that she would begin her year with a detox.

She posted a picture on Instagram, where she could be seen on her bed post the New Year celebrations. Georgia Toffolo captioned the picture: “Going into this year fresh faced and excited for a BIG detox. Is it just me or is this hangover a real lingerer?”

The 24-year-old reality star did not expect her post to be trolled by people accusing her of undergoing a cosmetic surgery and how ‘messed up her face’ looks. A number of commentators also accused her of not knowing the difference between a detox and botox.

The trolling started with one of her followers asking, “What’s happened to your face? Looks like you’re made if plasticine? STOP!”

This led to others also comment on her looks and accuse her of turning ‘her face into plasticine’. Some also said that she had ‘ruined her natural looks’ through surgery.

One of the hundreds of comments read: “Oh please don’t tell me you’ve put plastic your face????? Nooooooo your far too young.”

While the other read: “Toff you are so lovely- you really don’t need to mess with your face.”

Another fan, who was terribly horrified, commented: “You use to be beautiful [sad face emoji] so much botox and now you are a mess.”

While a number of commentators bemoaned over the picture posted by Georgia Toffolo, a few also spoke in her favour and praised her. One of the followers asked her to carry on being herself and wrote: “Your such a happy person, always smiling & full of joy! Your happiness is contagious [sic].”

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