New Delhi : As a special Valentine’s Day gift, TLC, India’s leading lifestyle channel brings a special heartwarming romantic saga of Prince William and the girl-next-door, Kate Middleton. TLC’s special programme William and Kate: A Royal Love Story presents a definitive account of the decade’s probably biggest wedding and love story between William and the girl who is to become his Queen.
William and Kate: A Royal Love Story will premiere on Monday, February 14th at 8 pm on TLC.
The channel will present this programme as a curtain-raiser to the royal wedding that is scheduled to take place in April. In a fairytale experience, TLC presents what royal wedding arrangements are likely to be, as well as the possible wedding dress and jewellery that could make Kate the next royal style icon since Diana.
Rahul Johri, senior vice president and general manager – India, Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific, said “TLC is the ultimate lifestyle destination for viewers, satisfying them by showcasing compelling lifestyle stories. In this Valentine’s Day special, William and Kate: A Royal Love Story, watch the mesmerizing tale of royal romance and celebrated courtship.”
William and Kate: A Royal Love Story is an unlikely story of two young people, who met in college and fell in love and have recently become engaged to get married in 2011. Kate is an attractive young woman but grew up well outside the realm of royalty. William is the embodiment of centuries of royal breeding and tradition. As he is being groomed for kingship with Kate at his side, this special reveals the added pressures William will face as he is expected to live – up to the reputation of House of Windsor.
The programme reveals where it all began, unveiling William and Kate’s intriguing royal courtship and discovering the real Kate Middleton with captivating insight into tracing the highs and lows of William and Kate’s rollercoaster relationship. The programme inquires how the famous couple deals with press attention and uncovers their secret love trysts.
William and Kate: A Royal Love Story features exclusive photographic material and captivating archive and contemporary footage, including the only known footage of Kate speaking on camera. The programme also features contributions from defining authors on the subject such as Katie Nicholl, royal correspondent for the Daily Mail, Claudia Joseph, author of ‘Kate Middleton: Princess in Waiting’, and Ingrid Seward, the international royal commentator.
Discovery Channel is available in four languages – English, Hindi, Tamil and Telugu. Animal Planet and TLC is now available in English and Hindi.