Emma Thompson Asked Prince William for a Kiss at Her Investiture Ceremony!

Joann Johnston
November 9, 2018

E! News said Thompson joked with William as as he presented her with the honor.

Thompson wore a teal suit and white sneakers to the event, according to Vanity Fair.

Even a ceremony as grand as receiving a damehood couldn't stifle Emma Thompson's quick wit.

The two-time Oscar victor looked pretty happy with her latest choice to forgo heels.

When actress Emma Thompson went to Buckingham Palace on Wednesday to receive her damehood from Prince William for services to the acting industry, she had one very cheeky request of the Duke.

"It's really lovely because I've always loved the boys, and I've always been a long-term correspondent with their dad", she added, referencing William, Prince Harry and Prince Charles. "I've known him since he was little, and we just sniggered at each other", she told the Associated Press.

BATE Borisov v Chelsea: Eden Hazard in squad for Europa League tie
Chelsea fans took to Twitter to vent their frustration after the Blues endured a hard first-half against BATE Borisov in Belarus. Kovacic has caught the eye since joining on a season-long deal from Real Madrid in the summer transfer window.

Attorney General Jeff Sessions Resigns
Here is a look at how Whitaker might stop or slow the Mueller investigation and the risks he might run in doing so. In the months before, Whitaker was a familiar presence on CNN , where he questioned Mueller's scope and reach.

Chinese Company Forced Workers to Eat Roaches
Police investigated the company after reports and video surfaced of the cruel and freaky punishments, the BBC reports. A video went viral on Chinese social media site Weibo in which a male employee was being beaten with a belt.

She said: "I'd like to inspire others and empower others to believe in themselves, especially people with Down's syndrome".

"Trainers are comfy. I approve of Dame Emma's choice of footwear", a Thompson supporter wrote. "It's a very lovely feeling", she said.

Thompson was also criticized for participating in the ceremony at all.

"They send you a letter saying, 'Will you accept it?' You can choose not to". "You can choose not to. He said, 'This day isn't about me, it's about you'".

She plans to use the honour to focus attention on the plight of poor children who don't get adequate food during school holidays.

Thompson collected the honour from the Duke of Cambridge with her husband Greg Wise, daughter Gaia and adopted son, Tindyebwa Agaba, by her side.

Other reports by

Discuss This Article