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Stars Line-up For Queen's Coronation Concerts

Pop stars Katie Melua and The Feeling, and classical singers Katherine Jenkins and Russell Watson are set to perform for Queen Elizabeth Ii as part of a concert series marking the 60th anniversary of her...

Helen Mirren Wins Acting Quadfecta

Helen Mirren had already won acting's trifecta -- best actress trophies at America's Academy Awards, Britain's BAFTAs, and the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn.'s Golden Globes. Now, she has become the first actress to win the...

Kate Bush Receives Cbe From Queen Elizabeth Ii

Kate Bush has been honoured with a Commander of the British Empire (Cbe) medal by Queen Elizabeth Ii.The reclusive Wuthering Heights singer made a rare public appearance on Wednesday (10Apr13) to accept the accolade from...

Kate Bush Receives Cbe From Queen Elizabeth Ii

Kate Bush has been honoured with a Commander of the British Empire (Cbe) medal by Queen Elizabeth Ii.The reclusive Wuthering Heights singer made a rare public appearance on Wednesday (10Apr13) to accept the accolade from...

Daniel Craig And Rachel Weisz Attend Queen's Sleepover Party

James Bond star Daniel Craig and his actress wife Rachel Weisz were among the Hollywood stars who were invited to an exclusive overnight event hosted by Britain's Queen Elizabeth Ii at Windsor Castle this week...

Queen Elizabeth Ii Lands Honorary Bafta

Queen Elizabeth Ii was handed an honorary British Academy of Film and Television Arts (Bafta) award by newly-knighted Sir Kenneth Branagh on Thursday (04Apr13) in recognition of her support for the industry.The My Week with...

Helen Mirren Heading To America With The Audience

Dame Helen Mirren is set to thrill her American fans with her portrayal of Queen Elizabeth Ii in hit stage show The Audience - the production is heading Stateside next year (14).The actress has won...

Stella Mccartney Picks Up Obe

Sir Paul Mccartney's fashion designer daughter Stella was honoured for her career on Tuesday (26Mar13) as she was presented with an Order of the British Empire (Obe) medal by Queen Elizabeth Ii.Stella MCCartney was a...

Stella Mccartney Picks Up Obe

Sir Paul Mccartney's fashion designer daughter Stella was honoured for her career on Tuesday (26Mar13) as she was presented with an Order of the British Empire (Obe) medal by Queen Elizabeth Ii.Stella MCCartney was a...

Stephen Daldry Offers Queen Elizabeth Ii Private Performance Of Helen Mirren Play

Director Stephen Daldry has offered Queen Elizabeth Ii a private home viewing of Dame Helen Mirren's new royal stage show The Audience.Mirren has won rave reviews for her role as the monarch in the West...

Helen Mirren Wins Rave Reviews Reprising The Queen Onstage

Dame Helen Mirren has won acclaim from critics after debuting her second portrayal of Queen Elizabeth Ii in new play The Audience.The actress, who won an Oscar for her turn in 2006 drama The Queen,...

Helen Mirren Worried New Play Would Upset Queen Elizabeth Ii

Dame Helen Mirren initially planned to turn down the chance to portray Queen Elizabeth Ii for a second time because she was worried about upsetting the British monarch.The actress, who won an Oscar for her...

Danny Boyle Confirms Knighthood Snub

British filmmaker Danny Boyle refused to accept a knighthood from Queen Elizabeth Ii because he would rather be "an equal citizen" than a celebrity.The Trainspotting director was nominated for the honour last year (12) for...

Queen Elizabeth Ii In Hospital For First Time In 10 Years

Britain's Queen Elizabeth Ii has bowed out of all her planned engagements for the coming week (begs04Mar13) as she continues to battle a stomach infection.The 86-year-old monarch was admitted to King Edward VII Hospital in...

Symptoms Of Gastroenteritis Sees The Queen Admitted To Hospital And Having To Cancel Events And Appearances

Now aged 86 it's a wonder that her Majesty the Queen doesn't suffer with more illnesses, but a lifetime of the best food and best healthcare available to her has probably stood her in good...

Queen Elizabeth Ii Falls Ill

Britain's Queen Elizabeth Ii has cancelled a trip to Wales after falling ill with a stomach bug.The 86-year-old royal has been laid low by a suspected bout of gastroenteritis, and made the rare move of...

Dame Helen Mirren To Bring New Queen Role To Cinemas

Dame Helen Mirren is heading to cinemas as Queen Elizabeth Ii for a second time after producers of her new London play agreed to film the production for the big screen.The actress, who won an...

Armed Man Arrested Outside Buckingham Palace

An armed man has been arrested outside Queen Elizabeth Ii's London residence Buckingham Palace.The unidentified man, thought to be in his 50s, was spotted carrying two knives near the monarch's home in the U.K. capital...

All In The Family: Kate Middleton Wants Her Mother To Become Royal Nanny

With the big day fast approaching, its time for Kate Middleton and Prince William to start planning for life with a little one in the mix and the first order of business is appointing a...

Royal Couple's Children To Receive Formal Titles

Queen Elizabeth Ii has issued a decree to ensure all children born to Prince William and Catherine, Duchess Of Cambridge will receive a royal title.The young couple is currently expecting a baby and authorities in...

Ewan Mcgregor & Kate Bush Land Major Accolades On Queen's New Year Honours List

Ewan Mcgregor, Kate Bush, artist Tracey Emin and illustrator Quentin Blake will kick off 2013 in style after finding their names on Queen Elizabeth Ii's New Year honours list.Scottish actor MCGregor has been awarded an...

Ewan Mcgregor & Kate Bush Land Major Accolades On Queen's New Year Honours List

Ewan Mcgregor, Kate Bush, artist Tracey Emin and illustrator Quentin Blake will kick off 2013 in style after finding their names on Queen Elizabeth Ii's New Year honours list.Scottish actor MCGregor has been awarded an...

Helen Mirren To Get Hollywood Walk Of Fame Star

Dame Helen Mirren will receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.The Oscar winning British actress - best known for her portrayal of Queen Elizabeth II in 2006 film 'The Queen' - will unveil...

Danny Boyle Turns Down Knighthood - Report

British moviemaker Danny Boyle has ruled out ever becoming a 'Sir' by reportedly turning down the offer of a knighthood from Queen Elizabeth Ii.The Trainspotting director was nominated for the special honour by representatives of...

The Queen To Be Broadcast On Our Tv Screens In 3d This Christmas

Her Majesty the Queen is set to have her upcoming 2012 Christmas speech broadcast in 3D for the very first time after the Royal family made the special agreement.This year has been a special year...

Jean Marsh Lands Obe Honour

Veteran British actress Jean Marsh was honoured for her career on Tuesday (04Dec12) as Queen Elizabeth Ii presented her with an Order of the British Empire (Obe) medal.The Upstairs, Downstairs star attended a ceremony at...

Kate Winslet And Gary Barlow Honoured By The Queen

Kate Winslet was awarded a CBE by the Queen at Buckingham Palace for her services to drama, the Telegraph reports.Wearing a stunning Alexander McQueen suit, showing off her curves in an effortlessly elegant manner, Winslet...

Kate Winslet Handed Cbe Honour

Oscar winner Kate Winslet was handed a Commander of the Order of the British Empire (Cbe) medal by Queen Elizabeth Ii on Wednesday (21Nov12) in honour of her services to drama.The Titanic star attended a...

Neil Diamond: 'Queen Preferred Talking To My Wife'

Veteran singer Neil Diamond missed out on a lengthy chat with Britain's Queen Elizabeth Ii at a London concert on Monday (19Nov12) because the royal was more interested in quizzing his wife about horses.The Sweet...

100th Royal Variety Performance: David Walliams, One Direction, Girls Aloud And Pudsey The Dog

Marking a very special year in the Royal Variety Performance, all manner of British and international stars showed up to perform in front of the Queen and Prince Phillip.Not only is this 100th performance special...

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