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Cinderella Wedding

Claim:   Photograph shows wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton matching images from "Cinderella."

FALSE

Example:   [Collected via e-mail, May 2011]



 

Origins:   The images shown above from the Royal Wedding of HRH Prince William and Kate Middleton in April 2011 don't match similar scenes from Disney's classic animated version of the "Cinderella" fairy tale. The color of clothing and hair has been altered in the original animated frames to make them appear more like the actual Royal Wedding.

In this set, an image of Cinderella and her prince has been altered to match Prince William and Kate Middleton:


In this set, an image of Cinderella's two vain step-sisters has been altered to match Princess Beatrice of York (the blonde in pink) and Princess Eugenie of York (the brunette in blue), both of whom are daughters of Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson, which makes them cousins to the groom:


Last updated:   13 May 2011

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