April 18th, 2021

Entertainment News

The queen says goodbye to Philip, continues her reign alone

By Danica Kirka And Jill Lawless, The Associated Press on April 17th, 2021

WINDSOR, England – Sitting by herself at the funeral of Prince Philip on Saturday, Queen Elizabeth cut a regal, but solitary figure: still the monarch, but now alone. The queen sat apart from family members at the simple but sombre ceremony in accordance with strict social distancing rules during the coronavirus pandemic. But if the ... Read More »

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Scott Rudin will ‘step back’ after allegations of bullying

By Mark Kennedy, The Associated Press on April 17th, 2021

NEW YORK – Amid mounting anger over allegations of bullying, Broadway and Hollywood producer Scott Rudin broke his silence Saturday, saying he is “profoundly sorry” and will step back from his theatre work. “After a period of reflection, I’ve made the decision to step back from active participation on our Broadway productions, effective immediately. My ... Read More »

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The Latest: Crowds line streets to pay respects to Philip

By The Associated Press on April 17th, 2021

Events and reaction marking Prince Philip’s funeral: WINDSOR, England – Hundreds of people have lined the streets outside Windsor Castle to pay their respects to Prince Philip. Some held Union flags and clutched flowers, while others were seen wearing custom face masks featuring the royal’s photo. People poured in the town of Windsor on Saturday ... Read More »

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The Latest: Prince Philip interred at St George’s Chapel

By The Associated Press on April 17th, 2021

Events and reaction marking Prince Philip’s funeral: WINDSOR, England – Prince Philip has been interred in the Royal Vault at St. George’s Chapel alongside the remains of 24 other royals, including three kings of England. But it will likely not be his permanent resting place. The biggest of seven interment sites inside the chapel, the ... Read More »

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The Latest: Queens sits alone in chapel at Philip’s funeral

By The Associated Press on April 17th, 2021

Events and reaction marking Prince Philip’s funeral: WINDSOR, England – Queen Elizabeth II is sitting alone in the quire of St. George’s Chapel during the funeral of Prince Philip, the man who had been by her side for 73 years. Following strict social distancing rules during the pandemic, the queen set an example even in ... Read More »

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Queen sits alone at funeral for Prince Philip to set example

By Danica Kirka And Jill Lawless, The Associated Press on April 17th, 2021

WINDSOR, England – Queen Elizabeth II is sitting alone in the quire of St. George’s Chapel during the funeral of Prince Philip, the man who had been by her side for 73 years. Philip, who died April 9 at the age of 99, was being laid to rest in the Royal Vault at Windsor Castle ... Read More »

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The Latest: Britain observes minute of silence for Philip

By The Associated Press on April 17th, 2021

Events and reaction marking Prince Philip’s funeral: LONDON – People across Britain have observed one minute of silence in honour of the late Prince Philip just before his royal ceremonial funeral got underway inside St. George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle. Philip, who was consort to Queen Elizabeth II for 73 years, died April 9, just ... Read More »

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The Latest: William, Harry stand apart for Philip’s funeral

By The Associated Press on April 17th, 2021

Events and reaction marking Prince Philip’s funeral: WINDSOR, England – Princes William and Harry didn’t line up shoulder to shoulder Saturday as they took their places for the procession that will follow Prince Philip’s coffin to the church for his funeral. William and Harry’s cousin Peter Phillips stood between the princes as they prepared to ... Read More »

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The Latest: UK troops march to castle for Philip’s funeral

By The Associated Press on April 17th, 2021

Events and reaction marking Prince Philip’s funeral: WINDSOR, England – Hundreds of troops are marching into the grounds of Windsor Castle for the funeral of Prince Philip. More than 700 servicemen and servicewomen from the army, navy, air force and marines are to perform ceremonial roles in the funeral procession, reflecting Philip’s Royal Navy service ... Read More »

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The Latest: Philip’s coffin in Inner Hall ahead of funeral

By The Associated Press on April 17th, 2021

Events and reaction marking Prince Philip’s funeral: WINDSOR, England – Prince Philip’s coffin has been moved from the royal family’s private chapel at Windsor Castle to the castle’s Inner Hall ahead of his funeral this afternoon. Royal officials say the coffin is draped in Philip’s personal standard, and topped with his Royal Navy cap and ... Read More »

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