And now if you just care to look this way … it’s bi-lingual, too. The dark side of the English royal family From the publisher: Did you know that Queen Elizabeth II is the largest landowner in the world? She owns 10 times more land than the recently deceased King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia. The […]
Lladro pieces are given by the Spanish royal family as state gifts. They are customers, too – of romantic pieces depicting ballerinas and cupids – along with Queen Elizabeth II and former US presidents Ronald Reagan and Bill Clinton. Read the rest of the story at: Lladro's porcelein legacy
In its final week on Broadway, the play, which starred Helen Mirren as Queen Elizabeth II, racked up $1,425,523.
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Post by Michele Zipp. When thinking of places Kim Kardashian shops for lingerie, one does not dare to think it is the same store as the Queen. As in Queen Elizabeth II. But it is. Kim was spotted shopping at London's posh lingerie shop Rigby & Peller -- the very same store that is a favorite of the Queen's. Show More Summary
A German artist whose painting of a blue horse was presented as a gift to Britain's visiting Queen Elizabeth II, prompting a quizzical reaction over its "strange colour", defended her work Friday. Nicole Leidenfrost told German newspapers...Show More Summary
With Buckingham Palace in need of major repairs, Queen Elizabeth II may have to move out. Find out where else the queen could possibly stay.
Queen Elizabeth II may soon have to relocate from Buckingham Palace as the residence undergoes an estimated 150 million pounds, or $235 million, worth of repairs. If she does, it'll be just one more move in her peripatetic life. TheShow More Summary
Queen Elizabeth II may have to move out of Buckingham Palace so a much-needed remodel can take place. Buckingham palace has not seen a substantial remodel since Queen Elizabeth took the throne in 1952, royal officials announced Wednesday. Show More Summary
LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II may have to move out of Buckingham Palace during much-needed renovations to the residence, which has not been substantially redecorated since she took the throne in 1952, royal officials said Wednesday. Officials...Show More Summary
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In 1983, Britain's Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip paid an official visit to Los Angeles. I was then a city councilman. At a reception in their honor, I noticed the Duke of Edinburgh standing alone at the other end of the hall. So I walked over to him and introduced myself. He was perplexed...
As reported by Deadline, John Lithgow has joined Netflix’s Queen Elizabeth II series, The Crown. He’ll be playing Winston Churchill, an important figure from recent British history who most Americans will recognize as “that guy fromShow More Summary
One of the upcoming original series from Netflix is The Crown, which will follow the story of England’s Queen Elizabeth II, “and the prime ministers who shaped post-war Britain.” If that sounds like a series with big ambitions, it is. Show More Summary
The series is being written by Peter Morgan, who also wrote about Queen Elizabeth II in 'The Queen' and 'The Audience.'
Netflix has announced three principal cast members of its original series "The Crown," which is set in a post-World War II Britain, as the country rebuilds and shapes itself until Queen Elizabeth II's rule.Claire Foy, who starred on NBC's "Crossbones" and BBC Two's "Wolf Hall," will play Queen Elizabeth II in the 10-episode series. Show More Summary
John Lithgow has been cast as Sir Winston Churchill in Netflix original series The Crown, and Claire Foy and Matt Smith have been confirmed as Queen Elizabeth II and Philip Mountbatten, Duke of Edinburgh, respectively, in Peter Morgan’s decades-spanning story of Queen Elizabeth II and Britain’s post-war Prime Ministers. Show More Summary
Because she’s the Queen of England and she gets to spend her birthday how she wants, Queen Elizabeth II recently acknowledged the contributions of more than 1,000 people to the Commonwealth Formerly Known as The British Empire on her annual Birthday Honors list. Show More Summary
The 'Harry Potter' star and was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II last year.
It's only been six weeks since Kate Middleton gave birth to Princess Charlotte, but the Duchess was already out and about and looking trim as ever for the paparazzi this weekend. Kate attended a polo match with Prince George and joined...Show More Summary