Meghan Markle is believed to have revealed to close pals attending her intimate baby shower in New York the gender of Baby Sussex. The Duchess of Sussex, who is soon to enter the eighth month of her pregnancy, hinted in January she and Prince Harry had no plans to find out whether they will welcome a boy or a girl. But E! royal expert Melanie Bromley suggested Meghan could have been trying to gain back control over her perception in the public sphere after the Royal Family "took away her voice."
Ms Bromley said: "I don’t know if it’s certain that Meghan is telling her friends things and allowing it to get out.
"But I don’t blame her if it’s the case because she has had her voice taken away from her. And I would want somebody to speak on my behalf. That’s natural."
A source close to Meghan told the Daily Mail this week the Duchess of Sussex had told friends in New York she is expecting a Royal Baby boy for the Spring.
But the royal expert suggested the former actress has revealed the gender to find which friends are leaking information to the media.
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Meghan Markle could have revealed the gender of her baby to regain her voice, Ms Bromley claimed (Image: GETTY)
Ms Bromley continued: “Traditionally, the Royals don’t really find out the sex of their baby.
“But obviously Meghan is just changing things up. And I can definitely see her saying to Harry ‘I would like to know because I want to decorate the