Princess Madeleine of Sweden and her husband Christopher O’Neill baptised their daughter, Princess Leonore, at Stockholm’s Drottningholm Palace on Sunday. Princess Leonore was born in New York three and a half months ago, but the royal couple opted to wait until Sunday, the one-year anniversary of their wedding, to officially christen their daughter at a ceremony attended by the Swedish royals as well as figures from the international media. Royal baptisms have, in recent times, taken place at the Royal Palace’s Royal Chapel in Stockholm, but Princess Madeleine chose to defy recent tradition and have her daughter’s ceremony at Drottningholm Palace instead. Royal court analyst Roger Lundgren explained that Madeleine considers Drottningholm as extremely important as she was born, brought up and had her wedding reception there. Around 160 guests attended the service, but no foreign royals were invited. There were also a number of media figures from Sweden and … [Read more...] about Swedish royals baptise Princess Leonore
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MARK Wright and Michelle Keegan looked more in love than ever as they cuddled up over lunch in Essex yesterday. Former Towie star Mark, 30, returned to the UK to present coverage of the Royal Wedding for US TV show Extra. It seems they were keen to make the most of their precious time together, with Michelle beaming for the camera as they posed for a picture. They spent the afternoon soaking up the sunshine in Essex’s favourite celebrity haunt Sheesh along with some pals. Mark is expected to fly back to Los Angeles in the next few days to start work again, with Michelle staying in the UK as she prepares to start a promotional tour for the next series of her BBC drama Our Girl. The couple – who married in 2016 – are no strangers to long distance relationships as they spent most of last year apart because of their hectic work schedules. Mark Wright says he'd ditch LA if Michelle Keegan wanted him to move home Michelle, 30, recently admitted that unlike some couples, … [Read more...] about Mark Wright and Michelle Keegan enjoy loved-up lunch in Essex after TV presenter flew in to cover Royal Wedding for US TV
SERENA Willams has revealed she was wearing TRAINERS under her expensive Valentino gown to the Royal Wedding reception. The tennis ace has told fans she kept comfy on the big day by wearing "sneakers" under her designer dress. Serena, 36, was among the famous faces who scored an invite to the big party after Prince Harry and Meghan Markle tied the knot on Saturday. She wore a stunning evening gown with a black bodice and long, floral skirt for the special event. However, the sports star has now revealed she was determined to be comfortable so she decided against wearing heels. She shared snaps of the trainers she wore under her dress and a video which showed her walking around with the shoes peaking out under her skirt. Serena wrote on Instagram: "Little known fact: I often wear sneakers under my evening gown... "I tend to be comfy for long nights #beingserena." She revealed her stylist gave her the trainers at the last minute and she was thrilled that she didn't have to wear painful … [Read more...] about Serena Willams reveals she was wearing TRAINERS under expensive Valentino gown to the royal wedding reception
HOLLY Willoughby told Phillip Schofield it “killed her” to see him present the Royal Wedding with Julie Etchingham – as joked he felt like he was “having an affair.” Phil and Julie did a stunning job of presenting ITV’s coverage of Harry and Meghan’s big day, but it was a little too much for both of the This Morning pair to be separated. As the show began, Phil told viewers: “I just said to Holly before we came on air, that I felt like I was having an affair.” To which Holly mock dramatically said: “You should do! I could barely watch you sitting there with another woman. “It nearly killed me.” Sounding a little husky, Holly then confessed: “I’ve lost my voice from talking too much! I may have talked and celebrated a bit too much.” This weekend Holly was defended by her fans after trolls accused of her “stealing Meghan Markle’s limelight” during the Royal Wedding. The 37-year-old … [Read more...] about Holly Willoughby tells Phillip Schofield it ‘killed her’ to see him with another woman while he presented the Royal Wedding
JAMES Corden is a former sitcom star who's galloped to fame in the States after winning hearts as Gavin And Stacey's Smithy. The Brit knows how to raise a chuckle, and loves a good sing-song with famous people, but what else do we know about him? Here's the lowdown... Who is James Corden, how old is he and what is his background? James Corden is a 39-year-old British actor and presenter, now best-known for hosting The Late Late Show With James Corden in the States. Born in Hillingdon, the West Ham supporter started out as a stage actor with parts in musicals, before bagging his first TV role in Boyz Unlimited in 1999. He also started getting film work and starred in two Tango adverts, but he became a household name through the TV series Fat Friends, which ran from 2000 to 2005. Then he bagged a role in the Alan Bennett play The History Boys, which was a huge hit and was turned into a movie, also starring Corden. But major success came when the joker wrote the sitcom Gavin And Stacey … [Read more...] about How old is James Corden, who is The Late Late Show host’s wife and what was his role at the Royal Wedding?