HER MAJESTY'S CONSUL-GENERAL IN NEW YORK SIR ALAN COLLINS JOINS TLC IN TIMES SQUARE AS SPECIAL GUEST
TLC is announcing that British Consul-General in New York, Sir Alan Collins, will join Randy Fenoli as a special guest in Times Square for the Royal Wedding celebration on the morning of Friday, April 29. Sir Alan Collins represents the United Kingdom in New York and is also Director-General of UK Trade & Investment in the US. As previously announced, actor Rupert Everett and socialite and former model Ivana Trump will join TLC's Clinton Kelly and Entertainment Reporter Amanda Byram live from London. In NY, TLC will takeover the Father Duffy Square area of Times Square with coverage of the wedding on three of the most dynamic digital billboards in Times Square. Guests will join TLC talent and celebrity contributors to celebrate the big day, as they watch the wedding live on jumbotrons and take part in various on-site activities including a SAY YES TO THE DRESS fashion show featuring past favorites from the show and the on-site weddings of three lucky couples. TLC has secured Grammy-winning, multi-platinum singer songwriter Colbie Caillat to perform live. TLC's Randy Fenoli, star of SAY YES TO THE DRESS, will be reporting live from Times Square, and Rob Shuter, columnist for AOL's POPEATER will serve as emcee.
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