Posts tagged "princess diana"

Check Out The “Diana” Teaser Starring Naomi Watts As Princess Diana

If Princess Diana is involved, there is always going to be high expectations. But for the upcoming biopic “Diana," there is already criticism concerning Naomi Watts’ lack of resemblance to Princess Di. (It's the eyes, right?) Maybe she is not entirely convincing based on looks alone, but only time will tell if Watts will pull…
By: Mary Odell / June 13, 2013

First Look: Naomi Watts As Princess Diana

Am I the last to realize that actress Naomi Watts bears a rather striking resemblance to the late Princess Diana? No wonder she was cast as the former Princess of Wales for the upcoming film about her tragic life called "Caught in Flight." [Photos: WENN]…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 2, 2012

Prince William Turns 30, Inherits $15.5 Million Today

Happy 30th birthday, Prince William! Wills stands to inherit $15.5 today from Princess Diana's estate, who left him the money in her will. The original will said both Harry and William would get part of her $31 million cash bonanza at age 25, but the age was raised to 30 after her death. Somehow, I…
By: Jessica Wakeman / June 21, 2012

Ann Coulter Is Not A Fan Of Princess Diana

“I find it a little baffling when Americans get so gaga-eyed over a princess. In particularly Lady Di, who was just this anorexic, bulimic narcissist.” -- Ann Coulter doesn't mince words when discussing Princess Diana and Americans' fascination with the royal family. Something tells me if she wasn't already unwelcome in the U.K., she certainly…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 5, 2011

Is This Princess Diana And Kate Middleton “Newsweek” Cover Tasteless?

The late Princess Diana and the very-much-alive Kate Middleton strut side-by-side on the latest cover of Newsweek. It's shocking, yes, but it also strikes me as tasteless to play around with the image of a dead person who left behind two children. This Photoshopped cover image appears on a Newsweek double-issue in which…
By: Jessica Wakeman / June 28, 2011

Lily Allen’s Dad Made Conspiracy Theory Film About Princess Diana’s Death

Awhile ago, Lily Allen took to Twitter in a huff to complain she was not invited to the royal wedding, but it's probably just as well. See, Lily Allen's father, the comedian Keith Allen, produced and directed a conspiracy theory "documentary" called "Unlawful Killing" that alleges Prince Charles and the rest of the…
By: Jessica Wakeman / May 4, 2011

A Tale Of Two Royal Brides — Diana And Kate Compared

Kate Middleton and Prince William's wedding will invariably draw comparisons to the nuptials of his parents - Diana, Princess of Wales and Prince Charles. Click through the gallery below to see the surprising similarities -- and notable differences -- between the two royal weddings. Read more...
By: TooFab / April 30, 2011

Prince William And Kate Middleton’s Engagement Photo Gets Creepy

We thought Prince William and Kate Middleton's official engagement photo was a little weird. And now that we've seen Prince Charles and Diana's engagement photo, it's downright effing creepy. William and Kate are posed exactly as Charles and Diana were, from the placement of their hands on each other, to the women wearing…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / December 14, 2010

Who Pays For The Royal Wedding?

When many American couples are planning a wedding, tradition dictates the father of the bride foots all or most of the bill. Sure, Kate Middleton's parents are self-made millionaires from their mail order party supply company, Party Pieces. But that's nothing on Prince William's deep-pocketed relatives, of course. Luckily, the royal family i…
By: Jessica Wakeman / November 18, 2010

Jewelry Superstitions: Why Wearing Diana’s Ring May Be A Bad Omen For Kate Middleton

Kate Middleton's engagement ring just so happens to be a hand-me-down from the late Princess Diana. Although this family treasure is very dear to Prince William’s heart, the superstitious among us would agree that Kate should never have accepted it. Why? Well, because it's widely believed that jewelry can be cursed. Take the…
By: Ami Angelowicz / November 17, 2010

10 Things To Know About Kate Middleton, Princess-To-Be

Prince William is the world's most eligible bachelor no more: Yesterday the world was formally introduced to the next princess: Kate Middleton, 28. After nine years of dating, it was about time, girl! Model-gorgeous Kate has long been photographed at William's side and attended formal palace events — which was all the more…
By: Jessica Wakeman / November 17, 2010

6 Things Prince William And Kate Middleton Shouldn’t Repeat From Diana And Charles’ Wedding

Thank gawd, Prince William and Kate Middleton (who's been nicknamed "Waity Katie" by the British media) finally got engaged! The date hasn't been set yet, but the wedding will supposedly be the biggest since William's mother, Princess Diana, married his father, Prince Charles. This brought back all sorts of flashbacks of…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 16, 2010

Does This Ad Make You “Feel The Romance of British Royalty”?

All British princesses play the cell in their lingerie, obvi. This Chinese ad for "Diana" underwear isn't peeing on her grave at all. The company, Jealousy International, wants you to "feel the romance of British royalty." I know I do. Do you? [Daily Mail UK]…
By: Jessica Wakeman / September 2, 2010

Quickies: Angelina Jolie And Princess Diana Share A Commonality & Enrique Iglesias Water Skis Naked

Writer Andrew Morton has the deets on Angelina Jolie's connection to Princess Di. [PopEater] Amy Poehler and Will Arnett welcomed son Abel. [The Huffington Post] Cops allowed Giuliani's daughter to have a precinct makeover. [NewYorkPost]…
By: Carli Alexa Blau / August 6, 2010

Advice From A Princess

Princess Diana knew what was up. [This Isn't Happiness]…
By: Susannah Breslin / December 11, 2009

Star Couplings: Former French President Imagines Affair With Princess Di And Gets Published

Former French president Valery Giscard d'Estaing has quite the imagination. He has penned a novel about a passionate affair between two characters apparently based on himself and Princess Diana. [Daily Mail] -- This is really weird. Sarah Michelle Prinze and husband Freddie Prinze Jr. welcomed their daughter Charlotte Grace Prinze o…
By: Annika Harris / September 23, 2009

Who IS Jemima Khan, Anyway?

Guy Ritchie hasn't been divorced from Madonna for a month, yet he seems to have found someone new. Ritchie attended a London dinner party with Jemima Khan earlier this month, according to People.com. Unless you follow the U.K. tabloids, you probably don't know much about this millionaire heiress.
By: Annika Harris / December 22, 2008

The Daily Squeeze: Katy Perry To Kiss Lindsay Lohan At The VMAs?

MVT VMA producers are working really hard to get Lindsay Lohan to kiss Katy Perry during the awards show, which might make Sam Ronson jealous but still wouldn't compare to the Madonna-Britney smooch. [E!]…
By: Catherine Strawn / August 28, 2008

The Daily Hotness: Prince Harry

William may be second in line to the thrown after his father, Prince Charles, but Harry has always been first in line to our hearts. The second son of Charles and Diana (or so they'd like us to believe!) possesses the fiery ginger hair and freckles of his mother's side of the family and none…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 3, 2008