Queen Elizabeth II: A mysterious king, subject to endless scrutiny on stage and on screen

She was the most obscure celebrity, and a silent movie star that somehow thrived in the TikTok world. If no one except her closest friends and family knew what Queen Elizabeth II really was, that’s exactly what she wanted. Her royal reserve, her unemotional expressions, her resistance to personal revelation – all this made the … Read more

The Queen is ‘under medical supervision at Balmoral’.

Buckingham Palace revealed today that the Queen is under medical supervision after doctors became concerned about her health this morning, as the Prince of Wales, Camilla and the Duke of Cambridge will be with the 96-year-old king. Her spokesman said Her Majesty’s immediate family members have been informed of the slowdown, which has led to … Read more