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Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have royal wedding coach

April 16th, 2014 1:20am EDT
Kim Kardashian
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have hired a "royal wedding coach" to teach them etiquette.
The couple are preparing to marry next month in France, and the reality TV star - who is famously fascinated by the nuptials between Prince William and Duchess Catherine in 2010 - wants their big day to be as "regal" as possible.
A source told UK's Grazia magazine: "Kim and Kanye want their day to be as regal as possible and are studying Prince William and Kate Middleton's wedding for inspiration.
"The coach will apparently spend a week with Kim, Kanye, and the rest of the Kardashian clan in LA, giving...

Kate Middleton Balancing 'Royal Duties With Diaper Duty' On Trip Down Under

April 13th, 2014 9:55am EDT
Kate Middleton People
With plans for family time, work and romance during a three-week tour Down Under, Kate continues to refine the art of being a thoroughly modern princess. This week's issue of PEOPLE goes inside Kate's royal mom life raising nine-month-old Prince George. William, 31, and Kate, 32, "are so proud to be showing George around where they can," a friend tells PEOPLE. And yet, adds a Palace aide, "there's only a limited amount of things that a baby can do."

For Kate, the trip marks only her third international tour – and her first visit to Australia and New Zealand. Apart from a small number of ca...

Royal Roundup: Prince William and Duchess Kate New Zealand Tour & More

April 10th, 2014 5:30pm EDT
Prince William and Duchess Kate New Zealand Tour
Guy Pelly friend of William and Harry is about to get engaged to heiress Elizabeth Wilson. The entire younger set of the British Royal Family will attend the service of the newly engaged couple in Memphis, Tennessee and Princess Beatrice, Princess Eugenie are on the list to attend and the social scene, with best friends Prince William and Prince Harry scheduled to be there for the future groom. Harry’s long term girlfriend Cressida Bonas will be there (whether or not she’ll be on Harry’s arm is a subject for debate) and reportedly Guy did ask the princes to act as ushers.

Prince William an...

The Duke & Duchess Of Cambridge Take Chubby Cheeked Prince George To New Zealand

April 7th, 2014 11:00am EDT
The Duke & Duchess Of Cambridge Take Chubby Cheeked Prince Georg
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge traveled with their son Prince George to New Zealand over the weekend. The royal couple arrived at the Military Terminal at Wellington Airport on a Royal New Zealand Air Force aircraft on Sunday.

Kate Middleton looked incredible in a crimson coat with several rows of buttons on front and a pill box hat. She carried 8-month old George, who looked adorable in white shorts, leather shoes and a matching sweater. It's the prince's first official royal tour, which will last three weeks and also include time in Australia.

The family was greeted by the Governor G...

Royal Roundup: Duke William And Duchess Kate Resume Quiet, Low-key Life & More

March 29th, 2014 8:00am EDT
Kate Middleton
Cressida Co-Hostess at St. James Palace For Prince Harry’s Military Fellow Soldiers

Cressida Bonas, the bohemian blonde who has bagged Prince Harry is to be Prince Harry’s hostess for a reception and banquet celebrating the two hundred and eight mile charity trek that has successfully raised over a million pounds for charity. The prince has decided to debut Cressida as his very public girlfriend, a step that has made it clear that he is taking her into his official life. It is to honor the disabled war heroes who walked with Harry as they worked hard to get to the South Pole before Christm...

Royal Roundup: Prince Charles Ordered To Show Government Correspondence and Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Attack Press Photographers

March 22nd, 2014 7:52pm EDT
Kate Middleton
Prince Charles has been ordered to make his correspondence with various politicians public! The Guardian Newspaper filed a motion in the British courts to have Prince Charles forced to make possible involvement in politics public and make his letters available to the British (and international) media for publishing! The Prince is a notoriously opinionated royal and has never made his opinions on a variety of issues a secret. There have been requests for disclosure of his correspondence in the past, but the ironically fiercely private prince has guarded his responses from government official...

Prince William: One baby is 'enough at the moment'

March 17th, 2014 7:20pm EDT
Prince William
Prince William claims one baby is "enough at the moment".
The second in line to the British throne says he and his wife, Duchess Catherine, could eventually have another child to join eight-month-old Prince George, but at the moment the toddler is keeping their hands full.
Speaking to Sergeant Major Ray Collister at a Saint Patrick's Day parade in Aldershot, Southern England, today (03.17.14), the prince said: "Maybe one day. One's enough at the moment."
The Sergeant Major added: "He said maybe when there's time."
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge made their first join public appearance of...

The Royal Roundup: Duke William And Duchess Kate’s Vacation Spending Spree, New Nanny And More

March 13th, 2014 2:47pm EDT
Duke William and Duchess Kate
Duke William and Duchess Kate have been exposed as having spent up to a half a million pounds on their vacation at the Maldives! The resort they are staying at books rooms at ten thousand a night and since the couple has booked all forty-five available villas, the total comes up to four hundred and fifty thousand dollars for that alone!

Expenses add up to over a million just on housing and travel. There are numerous other activities that are available for couples to enjoy and there are fears among the royal family that an audit might end up being done of all the spending done by the royal ...

Duke William And Duchess Kate At The Maldives

March 7th, 2014 12:29pm EST
Kate Middleton
Duke William and Duchess Kate are currently at the Maldives Islands!

The handsome royal couple is currently enjoying a cozy week together before their high profile tour of Australia and New Zealand. Sources state that the hotel (comprising of forty-five villas) has shut down the entire establishment so the couple can enjoy privacy while enjoying the delightful comforts that the hotel has to offer.

The upcoming tour of Australia promises to be strenuous and the couple is eager for a break from their royal and parental responsibilities before embarking on what will be a decisive tour. New Z...

17 Unlikely Celebrity Buddies

March 6th, 2014 2:00pm EST
17 Unlikely Celebrity Buddies
Celebrities will always be available to promote off their latest products, films, television shows and endorsements. Yet, they tend to keep their celebrity friendships on the down low. Some of these star buddies are surprising, some are well-known. With all the behind-the-scenes backstabbing that can go along with being in the business, it is a good thing these duos have each other to count on for some real camaraderie.

1. Jonah Hill and Leonardo DiCaprio

Leo and Jonah found friendship on the set of "Wolf of Wall Street" and have continued their relationship ever since. Said Jonah to E!,...

Maori King Refuses to Meet With Duke William and Duchess Kate

March 4th, 2014 5:00pm EST
Prince William and Duchess Kate Middleton of Cambridge
The New Zealand leg of the royal tour has hit a huge snag and the Prince William and Duchess Kate Middleton of Cambridge are being held responsible for the problems resulting in the refuseal of the Maori King to receive them!

It was announced that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge would be meeting the King Tuheitia Paki of the Maori during their state visit to New Zealand and the official annoucenemnt mentioned that the Duke and Duchess would only be able to spare a total of ninety minutes to greet and engage in talks with the King. However, this has caused offense to the King, who is insu...

Duke And Duchess Of Cambridge Itinerary For Australian Leg Of World Tour

March 4th, 2014 6:45am EST
Kate Middleton
St. James’ Palace has released the official Australian itinerary for Their Royal Highnesses the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.

Itinerary for Australian leg of tour...

Wednesday, April 16th: Arrival at Sydney Airport

Wednesday, April 16th
City/Province: Sydney

Where They Will Be:

Sydney Opera House Reception
Boat to Admiralty House

Thursday, April 17th
City/Province: Blue Mountains

Where They Will Be:

Visit to Bushfire Affected Street
Meeting with Community Leaders and Firefighters
General Sightseeing

Friday, April 18th
City/Province: Sydney

Where They Will Be:

Royal Easter Show V...

Dame Helen Mirren welcomed at Buckingham Palace as 'granny'

February 17th, 2014 8:30pm EST
The Queen
Dame Helen Mirren was finally given the royal thumbs up for her portrayal of The Queen at a Buckingham Palace party in London on Monday night (17Feb14).

The actress was awarded a BAFTA Fellowship by Prince William, the Queen's grandson, on Sunday (16Feb14), and 24 hours later she was in his company again at the palace.

Mirren was welcomed by William's wife, the Duchess of Cambridge, who joked that her husband had referred to the actress as "granny" at the awards ceremony.

Last week (ends14Feb14), a nervous Mirren revealed she hoped that Prince William's presence at the BAFTAs was a sure ...

Prince William calls Helen Mirren 'granny'

February 16th, 2014 9:20pm EST
Prince William
Prince William referred to Dame Helen Mirren as "granny" at the BAFTAs tonight (16.02.14).
The second in line to the British throne presented the actress with the British Academy of Film and Television (BAFTA) Fellowship Award and made his quip while introducing her, referring to Helen's famous portrayal of Queen Elizabeth - his grandmother - in 'The Queen'.
Speaking at London's Royal Opera House, where the awards took place, he said: "The recipient of this year's fellowship is an extremely talented actress who I should probably call granny."
William's co-host, actor Jeremy Irons, added: "H...

Jackie Chan confuses Princes

February 14th, 2014 3:20pm EST
Jackie Chan
Jackie Chan mistook Prince William for Prince Harry when he met him.
The Hong Kong born action movie legend greeted the third in line to the English throne at a reception following the Illegal Wildlife Trade conference in London on Wednesday (12.02.14), where he made the gaffe of confusing him with his brother by congratulating him on his recent trek to the South Pole.
Jackie told The Times newspaper: "Prince William said, 'No, that was my brother,' and I said, 'I'm sorry.' But they look almost same, huh?"
The Prince laughed off Jackie's mistake and shook hands with him. For many people fr...

Prince William criticised over wild boar hunt

February 10th, 2014 3:10am EST
Prince William
British royal Prince William has been criticised by animal rights activists for taking part in a wild boar hunt in Spain after filming a video calling for the end of exotic animal poaching.

The Duke of Cambridge has recorded a short film with his father, Prince Charles, in which he rallies against the killing of elephants and rhinoceroses. The pair is also due to discuss the issue at a conference in the U.K. on Thursday (13Feb14).

However, the video has emerged while Prince William is enjoying a vacation in Spain, where he has been pictured with a gun in his hand on a wild boar shoot.


Taylor Swift talks about Prince William duet

February 2nd, 2014 6:20am EST
Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift says Britain's Prince William convinced her to join him and Jon Bon Jovi on stage for a performance.
The trio famously collaborated on the rock band's hit 'Livin' On A Prayer' - one of the Duke of Cambridge's favorite karaoke tracks - and she insisted he asked her to join him.
She explained: "Jon Bon Jovi got up to perform and he called Prince William out because he'd heard he loves singing 'Livin' On A Prayer' on karaoke nights ... Prince William looked at me and said, 'I'll do it if you do it, too', and then he took my hand.
"I was surprised and flattered and it felt surreal ...

JB Gill praises Prince William for putting farming in the spotlight

January 13th, 2014 3:10am EST
Prince William
Jls star Jb Gill has heaped praise on Prince William for bringing focus on to the importance of the farming industry.

The singer, whose band split in December (13) after a farewell tour, is setting up his own deer farm in Scotland, and is thrilled the British royal has got people talking about agriculture after starting a 10-week course on farm management earlier this month (Jan14).

He tells Hello! magazine, "I think it's fantastic that he's doing this and that it's brought a new focus to the farming industry. I've met Prince William and he's a cool guy. Anything that gets young people in...

Ellie Goulding struggled to keep royal wedding performance secret

January 3rd, 2014 3:10am EST
Ellie Goulding
British singer Ellie Goulding reveals she had an extremely difficult time keeping her private performance at Prince William and Catherine, Duchess Of Cambridge's wedding reception a secret - because she wanted to share her royal appointment with family and friends.

The Burn hitmaker was personally asked by the British royals to perform at their post-wedding party in 2011, and the couple took to the dancefloor as Goulding sang a cover of Sir Elton John's classic track Your Song.

The 27 year old tells U.K.'s Marie Claire magazine that keeping quiet about the gig was one of the toughest thin...

Celebrity Sex Tape Wish List: Beyonce & Jay Z, Ellen DeGeneres & Portia DeRossi, More

December 31st, 2013 1:00pm EST
Jay Z & Beyonce
Vivid Entertainment just released its "Top 10 Hottest Couples" wish list of stars it would most like to add to its popular celebrity roster.

Prince William and Kate Middleton came in at number one for the third year in a row, followed by Katy Perry and John Mayer in second place and Beyoncé and Jay-Z in third place.

"Kate's pregnancy and birth to Prince George only made the couple more popular. They project natural good looks and good health and their stature on the world stage is unparalleled.  We know our chances of getting them to star in a sex tape are slim, but that's what wish lists...

Prince William to study at Cambridge University

December 30th, 2013 3:20pm EST
Prince William
Prince William will study at Cambridge University next year.
The second in line to the British throne - who stepped down from his career with the Royal Air Force (RAF) earlier this year - will study Agricultural Management at the prestigious British seat of learning between January and March 2014.
The 10 week course is the first step for the prince in learning how to manage the Duchy of Cornwall; a portfolio of land, property and investments which he will inherit from his father, Prince Charles, when he becomes king.
William - the Duke of Cambridge - will have 18 to 20 hours of lectures, s...

Private voicemails from Prince William read out in London court

December 19th, 2013 8:30pm EST
Prince William
Private voicemail messages left by Prince William for his now-wife Catherine, Duchess Of Cambridge were heard in court on Thursday (19Dec13) as part of a lawsuit over Britain's News of the World phone-hacking scandal.

The recorded messages date back to 2006, when the couple was just boyfriend and girlfriend, and were taken from Catherine's cell phone by a private investigator working on behalf of the disgraced tabloid.

Two of the voicemails from William were read out at London's Old Bailey courthouse, confirming for the first time longrunning rumours suggesting the royals had been among t...

Kim Kardashian wants similar wedding dress to Duchess Catherine

December 14th, 2013 4:20am EST
Kim Kardashian
Kim Kardashian wants to have a similar wedding dress to Duchess Catherine's.
The 'Keeping Up with the Kardashians' star is a huge fan of the British royal - who was known as Kate Middleton before her marriage to Prince William - and is planning to walk down the aisle in a frock based on the Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen gown worn by the Duchess for her nuptials in 2011.
A source said: "Kim is absolutely obsessed with everything Kate and William do. She considers her own family 'American Royalty'. Kim loves Kate's style and while she is planning on several gowns for her big day, she w...

David Beckham and Prince William speak out against animal poaching

December 9th, 2013 3:10am EST
David Beckham
Soccer icon David Beckham has teamed up with Britain's Prince William to appeal to parents in China and advise against the poaching of wild animals.

The sports star and the Duke of Cambridge have recorded a public service announcement (PSA) for wildlife protection organisation WildAid.

In the video, new father Prince William calls on parents in China to reduce the demand of illegal wildlife products, since the Asian country is the principal market for ivory, rhino horn, shark's fin and other internationally outlawed items.

He says, "We must stop the demand for illegally traded wildlife p...
READ MORE liked Queen Elizabeth's dress

December 7th, 2013 10:20am EST complimented Britain's Queen Elizabeth on her sense of style.
The Black Eyed Peas star met the monarch backstage at the Diamond Jubilee concert last year and during their brief exchange, he told her he liked her dress as it was similar to one owned by his grandma.
He said: "I told the queen I liked her dress and that my grandma had one like it. Kylie Minogue introduced me to her and it was amazing. Everybody was like, 'Wow, Kylie knows the queen.' "
will has also met the queen's grandson, Prince William - who has four-month-old son Prince George with wife Duchess Catherine - and m...

Kate Middleton, Naomie Harris Attend Mandela Movie Premiere, Learn Of Icon's Death At Screening

December 6th, 2013 10:00am EST
Kate Middleton & Prince William
Kate Middleton and Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, attended the Royal Film Performance of "Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom" premiere in London on Thurseday.

The prince paid his respects to Mandela after learning of the civil rights icon's death after the screening. He said, "We are just reminded what an extraordinary and inspiring man Nelson Mandela was, and my thoughts and prayers are with him and his family right now."

The film is based on Mandela's biography and focuses on his early life, coming of age, education and the 27 years he spent in prison before becoming president of South A...

Prince William pays tribute to Mandela

December 5th, 2013 9:20pm EST
Prince William
Prince William has paid tribute to "extraordinary and inspiring man" Nelson Mandela.
The Prince and his wife, Duchess Catherine attended the Royal Premiere of 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom' - a film about the South African political figure's life - in London this evening, and were informed of his passing as the credits began to roll.
Speaking about Mandela - who died at home in Johannesburg, South Africa, aged 95 - after the screening, William said: "I just wanted to say it's extremely sad and tragic news.
"We were just reminded what an extraordinary and inspiring man Nelson Mandela wa...

Prince William pays tribute to Mandela at film premiere

December 5th, 2013 8:30pm EST
Prince William
British royal Prince William has paid his respects to Nelson Mandela after learning of the human rights icon's death, while attending the London premiere of the film inspired by the former South African leader's biography.

William and his wife, the Duchess of Cambridge, attended the Royal Film Performance of Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom on Thursday night (05Dec13) alongside the stars of the movie and members of Mandela's family.

Upon hearing the sad news, William said, "We are just reminded what an extraordinary and inspiring man Nelson Mandela was and my thoughts and prayers are with hi...

Idris Elba tried to capture Mandela's aura

December 5th, 2013 5:20pm EST
Idris Elba
Idris Elba tried to capture Nelson Mandela's "aura" when filming 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom'.
The star thoroughly researched his role as the South African civil rights activist and former president - who was imprisoned between 1962 and 1990 for his beliefs - and says his acting was helped by understanding the gravitas he is held in.
Speaking at the UK Royal Premiere of the movie, tonight (05.12.13), he told BANG Showbiz: "I was more of a journalist than an actor when I first got the role [as Mandela]. I didn't know as much as I'd like to about him, there is so much to learn.

James Blunt wanted Prince William duet

December 4th, 2013 12:20pm EST
James Blunt
James Blunt was jealous of Taylor Swift and Jon Bon Jovi's trio with Prince William.
The British royal joined the two musicians on stage at the Winter Whites Gala at Kensington Palace last week, shortly after James' own performance.
The 'You're Beautiful' singer has admitted he would have liked to duet with William.
Speaking at Paul Newman's SeriousFun Children's Network Gala at The Roundhouse in London last night (12.03.13), Blunt told BANG Showbiz: "I was on the same stage but no I was just before, he [William] didn't jump on stage when I was on there.
"I didn't hear him, sadly I missed ...

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