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Meghan Markle stuns in chic black outfit on the red carpet after celebrating Oscar nomination

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex attended the premiere of Bob Marley: One Love in Jamaica

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex with Jamaica's Prime Minister Andrew Holness and his wife Juliet
Faye James
Faye JamesSenior Editor
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As Prince Harry and Meghan Markle made their grand arrival at the Carib 5 theatre in Kingston Jamaica for the premiere of Bob Marley: One Love, all eyes were undoubtedly on Meghan's stunning ensemble. 

The premiere, scheduled for a Valentine's Day release, was a perfect setting for the couple's latest public appearance, showcasing not only their support for the arts but also their impeccable sense of style.

The Duchess of Sussex, Prince Harry, Andrew Holness, Juliet Holness and Olivia Grange© Getty
The Duchess of Sussex, Prince Harry, Andrew Holness, Juliet Holness and Olivia Grange

Meghan's outfit for the evening was nothing short of spectacular. She donned a bespoke black skirt by Carolina Herrera and matching top that featured a classic yet modern silhouette, perfectly complementing her figure. 

WATCH Meghan Markle stuns on the red carpet

The dress's simplistic elegance was amplified by its backless design, adding a touch of daring allure that captivated onlookers.

The timeless black color of her outfit allowed her natural beauty to shine through, proving that sometimes, less truly is more. Her attire was accessorized minimally, allowing the ensemble itself to make a bold statement.

Meghan looked stunning in a bespoke Caroline Herrera skirt© Getty
Meghan looked stunning in a bespoke Caroline Herrera skirt

The premiere dovetailed with news that would undoubtedly amplify Meghan's spirits—the Oscar nomination of The After, a short film directed by her close friend Misan Harriman. 

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry with Jamaican Prime Minister of Jamaica Andrew Holness and his wife, Juliet Holness. © MEGA
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry with Jamaican Prime Minister of Jamaica Andrew Holness and his wife, Juliet Holness.

Misan's connection to Meghan and Harry is profound; not only did he capture the tender moment announcing their second pregnancy, but he has also photographed their daughter, Princess Lilibet.

Meghan's support for The After, which has been recognized for Best Live Action Short Film, has been unwavering. 

Meghan and Harry made a stunning entrance© MEGA
Meghan and Harry made a stunning entrance

She joined the director and the film's lead, David Oyelowo, at an LA Tastemakers event, engaging in conversations that bridged the realms of art and personal friendship. 

The film's synopsis—a tale of a rideshare driver confronting his grief after a harrowing event—mirrors the depth and resilience found within Meghan's own life narrative.

The couple were all smiled ahead of watching the film© Getty
The couple were all smiled ahead of watching the film

The Duchess's pride in Misan's achievement is palpable. "When you see people who have the connection that they have, it's like reading the pages of a book," Misan has said of Meghan and Harry, acknowledging the duchess's pivotal role in connecting him with Prince Harry. 

"I'm grateful for whatever small part I played," he reflected, highlighting the serendipitous nature of relationships that have shaped their lives.

Meghan, Duchess of Sussex in blue cape dress© Getty
Meghan, Duchess of Sussex recently celebrated Prince Harry's honor

As the film garners accolades, including Best Short Film at the Astra Film Awards and the African-American Film Critics Association, Meghan's celebration is tinged with concern. 

During a significant moment for Harry, who was honored at the Living Legends of Aviation, one of their children fell ill, causing Meghan to miss the ceremony. Despite this, the duke's "poetic" speech, as described by director Catherine Hardwicke, resounded with the attendees, reflecting his profound love for aviation and the ethereal experience of flight.

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