Meghan Markle might be doubling up on weddings this year. The actress is set to tie the knot with Prince Harry on May 19, but she might also walk down aisle as Rachel Zane, the character she plays on Suits. Will Markle exchange vows twice in 2018?
Patrick J. Adams, who plays Markle’s romantic interest in the series, revealed that his character and Rachel might be headed for a perfect ending in the Season 7 finale.
Adams did not say for certain that Mike Ross and Rachel will get married in the season finale, but he revealed that we will see how their story wraps up.
Adams shared, that the timing was right for him and Markle to “go onto whatever happens next for Mike and Rachel together.”
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Adams also talked about his departure from the show and how the timing matched up perfect with Markle’s exit. The actor said that he and Markle knew they were both headed for a departure, which made their final scenes together an emotional affair.
Although it was hard saying goodbye after seven years on the show, Adams said that he enjoyed working with Markle and had a blast finishing their story.
Adams and Markle recently announced their departure from the show. Markle has been with the series since 2011 and decided to leave because of her engagement to Prince Harry.
Markle will give up her entire career as an actress once when ties the knot and becomes a member of the royal family.
Producers are planning at least one more season of the legal drama, while Season 7 will likely be Markle’s last gig as an actress. With Adams and Markle out, the show will continue with Sarah Rafferty, Rick Hoffman and Gabriel Macht at the helm.
Adams released a lengthy statement confirming his exit from the show. The actor said he was appreciative of his time on the series and thanked fans for their continued support.
Although Adams and Markle left on a high note, some fans weren’t happy about both of them leaving at the same time.
After all, Adams’ character was central to the show and his romance with Markle’s has become quite the storyline in recent seasons.
While many fans expressed their disappointment, it is exciting to see what will come in Season 8. Plus, there’s always Mike and Rachel’s wedding to look forward to at the end of Season 7.
Season 7 of Suits is set to wrap up with a two-hour episode on April 25 on USA. Meghan Markle, meanwhile, is set to tie the knot with Prince Harry on May 19.