Sydney Morton Reveals Why She Decided to Audition for Meghan Markle Role

“Extra’s” Cheslie Kryst spoke with Sydney Morton and Jordan Dean, who are playing Meghan Markle and Prince Harry in the new Lifetime movie “Harry and Meghan: Escaping the Palace.”

Morton might have gotten the role thanks to her friend. She explained, “A friend of mine was like, ‘You look like Meghan,’ and I was like, ‘What are you talking about?’ And then a week later, I was like, ‘I think you're the reason I auditioned for this and got it.’”

“Harry and Meghan: Escaping the Palace” premieres on Labor Day.

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