Anna Bates Says The Most Frightful Thing to Kate Middleton

By Saturday, January 23, 2016 0 , Permalink 0

Splash News On March 12th, 2015, the Duchess of Cambridge visited Ealing Studios, where the ITV hit, Downton Abbey was filming its sixth and final season. Joanne Froggatt, who played lady's maid Anna Bates, recalled meeting Her Royal Highness to Conan O'Brien on January 21st. Everything was going well, Froggatt explained, until she unwittingly made a remark ...

Princess Madeleine to Paparazzi: Just Ask For Pics From My Family Vacation!

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Facebook/Princess Madeleine There are certain royal families who demand total privacy when it comes to family photos, but others are more lenient. The Swedish royal family has a working relationship with their photographers, offering up photos to share with the public more frequently than, for instance, the House of Windsor. Last night, Princess Madeleine of Sweden took ...

Why Prince Harry Dating Olympia of Greece and Denmark is Just a Creepy Rumor

By Tuesday, January 19, 2016 0 , Permalink 0

James Whatling/Splash News Over the weekend, Australia's New Idea dreamed up a relationship involving Prince Harry and his (very) distant cousin, 19-year-old Princess Maria-Olympia (who simply goes by "Olympia") of Greece and Denmark. It was once common practice for royal cousins to marry one another, whether to form alliances or because of love. Queen Victoria married her first ...

Annie Leibovitz Confirms That The Queen Is a Rock Star

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Ken Goff Rota/GoffPhotos.com On March 28th, 2007, Annie Leibovitz became the first American to take a portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. As her new exhibit, "Women," opens in London, Leibowitz was asked about her most famous subject and what really happened that day in Buckingham Palace. Was there "controversy?" Was the Queen being difficult, as the ...

Remembering a Screen Icon: Alan Rickman Meets The Queen

By Thursday, January 14, 2016 0 Permalink 0

Splash News and Pictures Today, veteran actor Alan Rickman, 69, passed away after a battle with cancer. Rickman starred in countless movies during his career, including Dogma, Die Hard, Harry Potter, Sense and Sensibility, A Little Chaos and  Love, Actually. I found the above photo of Rickman meeting the Queen at a February 2014 reception for the dramatic ...

Pippa Middleton And James Matthews: Are They Back Together?

 Anthony Harvey/Getty Images Back in October 2012, Pippa Middleton was spotted on a date with James Matthews, who started his own firm, Eden Rock Capital Management in 2001, and is the older brother of Made in Chelsea's Spencer Matthews. The relationship didn't last long.  Shortly after, Middleton began a three-year relationship with Nico Jackson.  The two ...

The Middletons and The Royals Commemorate The Battle of Gallipoli’s 100th Anniversary

By Sunday, January 10, 2016 0 , Permalink 0

Headlinephoto/Splash News Today, the Queen and Prince Philip led a service at the Sandringham War Memorial to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the Gallipoli Campaign, which was led by Winston Churchill and considered a failed battle during the Great War. Prior to this, the royal family was joined by the Duchess of Cambridge's family - Carole, ...

Happy Birthday Kate Middleton: 10 Times She Won The Game of Life

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Chris Jackson/WPA Pool/Splash News A relatively long time ago in a land not-so-far away (Home Counties. Lovely area), a commoner named Catherine Elizabeth Middleton was born at the Royal Berkshire Hospital. Fast-forward 34 years, andh ere we are, thanks to a clever mother and the kind of self-confidence people would trade their first-borns for. The Duchess of Cambridge's ...