Doing his best Freddie Mercury impersonation, former ginger star Ewan McGregor was almost unrecognizable in West Hollywood on Tuesday.Decked out in a new jet black 'do, '70s porn stache and leather gear, the 42-year-old Scottish hunk showed off…
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Diana Spencer, Princess of Wales. A name that should probably need no introduction. And, if it does, then what the Hell are you doing on an Anglophile blog? The thing that truly endeared Princess Di was her easygoing, fun-loving personality, which frequently clashed with public perception of the stuffy and formal image that many royals [...]Show More Summary
Princess Diana is remembered for her grace and compassion, but she also had a wild side, based on new revelations that she reportedly partied in drag at a gay club with legendary pop star Freddie Mercury. In a new book, The Power ofShow More Summary
So a pop singer, TV star and a princess walk into a gay bar. Ba-dum-dum. But in this case, it's no joke. The UK's Mail Online says Queen frontman Freddie Mercury helped sneak …
Sounds like Princess Diana wasn't always the buttoned-up royal figure the world knew her as. It turns out British singer Freddie Mercury once took her to a gay bar. In drag.
Lady Di, wearing an army jacket and black cap in a gay bar? A British former TV star claims the princess topped off her disguise with dark shades when she joined him, Queen singer Freddie Mercury, and a comedian to a rowdy bar in south London, the Daily Beast reports....
Between a lively social life, hard work for charities, a fairytale wedding, a tragic divorce, and an even more tragic death, Princess Diana left behind stories both wonderful and sad, but I?ve never heard one quite so weird as the recent...Show More Summary
I know we get scandalized whenever Kate Middleton wears anything less than a tunic anyplace but Princess Diana was apparently dressing up in drag to go to gay bars with Freddie Mercury. Princess Diana for the win! More » Princess Diana...Show More Summary
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In belated news that crowns her Duchess of Awesome, apparently Freddie Mercury and pals smuggled Princess Diana in drag into a South London gay bar in the late 1980s. (Related: WHY COULDN’T I HAVE BEEN THERE.) According to a new book by UK comedian Cleo Rocos, she, fellow comedian Kenny Everett, Freddie Mercury and Princess [...]Show More Summary
If Princess Diana’s status as a gay icon wasn’t already rock solid, this will certainly aid her cause: Former Queen frontman Freddie Mercury — coming to a stadium near you soon in hologram form — once dressed her up and drag and took...Show More Summary
- Hopper Penn is sorry (because he got caught) that he called a paparazzo a nigger. - Freddy Mercury once dressed Princess Di up like a man to sneak her into a gay club. - The Superhero Media Crossover Project just made my penis unliftable like Thor’s hammer. — Okay, that scared Read More...
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Freddie Mercury dressed Princess Diana up as a male model and then smuggled her into a London gay club. Comedienne Cleo Roco has made this remarkable claim in her new autobiography, which is currently being serialised in The Sunday Times. Mercury, Roco, and Diana were joined in the club by fellow comedian Kenny Everett. Roco [...]Show More Summary
For a welcome piece of retro-gossip, The Telegraph notes that comedian Cleo Rocos's new book, The Power of Positive Drinking, contains the claim that she, fellow comedian Kenny Everett, and Freddy Mercury once dressed Princess Diana up as a man (the costume supposedly included an army jacket, cap, and sunglasses) and ... More »
According to a new book, Queen Legend Freddie Mercury snuck Princess Diana into a notorious gay bar in the late 1980s -- and the beloved...
Back in the late 1980s, queer singer Freddie Mercury brought Princess Diana to a London gay club in disguise, according to a new book by British actress Cleo Rocos. In The Power of Positive Drinking, Rocos explains how she and gay comedian Kenny Everett accompanied the rocker and the royal to Royal Vauxhall Tavern, the [...]
The latest (and possibly greatest) rumor to be circulated about the adventures of Princess Diana sounds like a scene from a Brian De Palma movie: on a sultry night in the culturally decadent late 80s, Freddie Mercury disguises DianaShow More Summary
Cleo Rocos, the U.K.-based comedian, actor and presenter, has been publishing serial excerpts of her autobiography in The Sunday Times, and this story, via NME, couldn’t help but catch our attention. It started with Rocos, Princess Diana, television host Kenny Everett and Freddy Mercury clowning on The Golden Girls. Show More Summary