By Vanessa Obioha with agency report

After much speculation on whether the father of American actress Meghan Markle will make an appearance on her big day, Prince Charles, the heir to the British throne, has decided to walk his son’s bride down the aisle tomorrow at the royal wedding, according to Reuters.

Markle’s father Thomas, who lives in Mexico earlier in the week revealed to celebrity website,TMZ that he would miss the royal wedding due to health reasons, nearly throwing a spanner in the works.

“Meghan Markle has asked His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales to accompany her down the aisle of the Quire of St George’s Chapel on her Wedding Day,” Kensington Palace said in a statement.

“The Prince of Wales is pleased to be able to welcome Ms. Markle to The Royal Family in this way,” it continued.