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Royal Wedding

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Two real-life events were incorporated into the plot of the 1951 MGM musical Royal Wedding. One, the marriage of [[Performer~P80113~Fred Astaire~fredastaire]]'s sister Adele to a British nobleman had occurred years earlier; the other, the wedding of England's Princess Elizabeth and Prince Philip was only four years in the past. MGM would probably have gotten Royal Wedding out closer to the Elizabeth-Philip nuptials, but the picture had leading-lady problems; every girl who was cast either became...more

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