LONDON (AFP) - The British royal family gathered for its third Windsor Castle wedding in a year as Lady Gabriella Windsor tied the knot on Saturday (May 18), with Queen Elizabeth II watching on. Windsor, 38, the daughter of the monarch's first cousin Prince Michael of Kent and his wife Princess Michael, married financier Thomas Kingston in Saint George's Chapel at the historic castle, west of London. Queen Elizabeth led the royal family at the wedding and was joined by her 97-year-old husband Prince Philip, making a jovial rare public appearance after his retirement in 2017. The sovereign's grandson Prince Harry, who married Meghan in the chapel on May 19 last year, also attended. The couple's first child, Archie Mountbatten-Windsor, was born on May 6 and both mother and son skipped Saturday's ceremony. Queen Elizabeth's granddaughter Princess Eugenie married wine merchant Jack Brooksbank at the chapel in October. Windsor arrived at the chapel in a claret-coloured vintage car, … [Read more...] about British royals celebrate third wedding in 12 months
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Is Sophie Turner, Joe Jonas’ Vegas wedding valid? Jan Milo Severo (Philstar.com) - May 3, 2019 - 4:10pm MANILA, Philippines — “Game of Thrones” actress Sophie Turner and American singer Joe Jonas recently tied the knot in Las Vegas, in a ceremony led by an Elvis Presley impersonator. The ceremony was held at the Chapel L’Amour inside A Little White Wedding Chapel hours after the couple attended the Billboard Music Awards in MGM Garden Arena. After the ceremony, TMZ posted a video of the couple taking a plunge in a jacuzzi with their wedding attire on. According to reports, Sophie’s publicist, Gertie Lowe, confirmed the marriage is official. Reports also said that the couple applied for a marriage license earlier that same day in Clark County, Nevada. Reports added that the couple will have a grand wedding ceremony in France soon. Hours after tying the knot, Joe posted … [Read more...] about Is Sophie Turner, Joe Jonas’ Vegas wedding valid?
US pop singer Joe Jonas married Game Of Thrones star Sophie Turner in a surprise wedding on Wednesday night, with the couple tying the knot in front of an Elvis Presley impersonator in Las Vegas. They exchanged vows just hours after Jonas, part of the boy band Jonas Brothers, performed with his siblings at the Billboard Music Awards in the city. A representative for the English actress, who plays Sansa Stark in the hit TV series, confirmed the couple, who got engaged in 2017, had wed. US DJ Diplo shared several videos on his Instagram account of the couple, the first showing Turner, dressed in white, and Jonas arriving at the wedding venue with the caption "Gonna hit this wedding real quick". Other videos shared on his Instagram Stories section showed Jonas, 29, waiting at the end of the aisle with a Presley impersonator dressed in red in front. The 23-year-old bride is next seen walking down the aisle wearing a veil and holding a bouquet as country duo Dan + Shay perform their song … [Read more...] about Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner marry in Las Vegas
Sport Former U.S. Open tennis champion Sloane Stephens and Toronto FC's United States striker Jozy Altidore are to be married. 30 Apr 2019 06:45AM Bookmark REUTERS: Former U.S. Open tennis champion Sloane Stephens and Toronto FC's United States striker Jozy Altidore are to be married.The 26-year old Stephens and Altidore, 29, announced their engagement on Monday with joint posts on social media saying, "Forever starts now" and "Forever yes."Stephens is currently ranked No. 8 in the world and has won six WTA titles, including the 2017 U.S. Open.Altidore, who signed a new contract with MLS side Toronto FC in February, has scored 41 goals in 110 games for his country.(Reporting by Andrew Downie; Editing by Ken Ferris) … [Read more...] about Stephens to wed US soccer player Altidore
MANILA — Baron Geisler is set to wed his partner of eight months, psychologist Jamie Marie Evangelista, the actor has confirmed. Geisler and Evangelista have been engaged for three months and are finalizing a wedding date, he told PUSH in an exclusive interview. They officially became a couple in September 2018. Geisler described his fiancee as a psychologist who works in rehabilitation centers, and teaches college students. “Kinukuha siya ng mga rehab center para tumulong sa mga addict at alcoholic,” he said. Geisler, 36, has made no secret of his struggle with alcoholism. The past decade has been tumultuous for the former teen star, who had been involved in numerous controversies, from bar brawls to alleged sexual harassment, landing him in jail more than a few times. “She’s very patient sa akin,” he said of Evangelista. “Alam niya kung paano ako timplahin. Super happy ako kasi maalaga siya.” “When I had nothing, wala pa … [Read more...] about News ‘Pagod na ako sa laro’: Baron Geisler to wed psychologist-girlfriend