Forget about Cinderella, Snow White, and Belle! Today, Disney stories fall short of pop culture princesses.
From real life royals, to rebels from a galaxy far, far away, to animated characters, these women have redefined what it means to be a modern-day princess. And Meghan Markle is about to join this exclusive group of powerful and yet charming women.
Meet 13 of our favorite modern-day princesses in our photo gallery above. Who is your favorite pop culture princess? Sound off in the comments down below!