MEGHAN Markle is hiring Oprah Winfrey’s occasion planner for her 40th birthday bash which is able to host 65 and never break Covid guidelines, a report says.

The Duchess of Sussex has reportedly tasked Colin Cowie with planning the milestone birthday at her and Harry’s £11million mansion in Santa Barbara, California.

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Meghan Markle is hiring Oprah’s planner Colin Cowie for her 40th celebration[/caption]

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Colin Cowie on the Metropolis Harvest Gala in New York[/caption]

Cowie is thought for his extravagant and was one quoted saying that “the equation for the gold commonplace of service isn’t 1+1=2. It’s 1+1=3. What are you able to do to remain forward of the curve?”

He’s organised bashes for big-name celebrities like Jennifer Aniston, Tom Cruise and Kim Kardashian.

Harry has reportedly ordered a cake from native baker Posies & Sugar and the occasion is supposedly going to be low-key, in accordance with the Mirror.

Visitors on the day will take pleasure in “grazing tables” with regionally sourced meals and wines.

A supply mentioned: “Megan desires a small gathering. About 65 persons are invited, her closest family and friends. Colin was beneficial to her by Oprah who all the time places on fabulous events.”

Meghan turns 40 on Wednesday.

The birthday do received’t break Covid guidelines as a result of California has relaxed a lot of its restrictions.

The couple sensationally give up as senior royals in January final 12 months and fled to California insisting they wished to be “financially unbiased”.

They then bought an £11m Santa Barbara mansion in March, the place they dwell with bubs Archie and Lilibet.

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex additionally used mega-deals with Netflix and Spotify – with a mixed win of £130million – to pave the way in which for his or her new lives in Los Angeles.

The pair had been reportedly in dialogue with the streaming giants in 2018, whereas Meghan and Prince Harry had been nonetheless residing in Kensington Palace.

Nonetheless it wasn’t until January 2020 that the Sussexes introduced their bombshell resolution to give up the UK and begin a brand new life overseas, away from the royal household.

It comes as royal courtiers are reportedly braced for a string of bombshell allegations within the Duke of Sussex’s e-book, which is because of be printed subsequent 12 months. 

Harry will recount “experiences, adventures, losses, and life classes” he had as a royal.

However a small band of staffers who labored for the Duke and Duchess are actually mentioned to be involved that the e-book may paint a false image of the couple’s life within the Palace.

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Oprah Winfrey had an explosive interview with Harry and Meghan earlier this 12 months[/caption]


A royal insider mentioned: “Harry and Meghan’s former workers members are satisfied that this e-book is being written to settle scores and can doubtless embody numerous element about their time throughout the Royal Household.

“Primarily based on the Oprah Winfrey interview, a few of these ex-workers merely don’t belief {that a} full and correct image might be introduced.

“Conversations have already began about what steps they may be capable of take to guard their very own repute and that of the monarchy post-publication.”