What was going on between Princess Diana (36) and Hollywood star Tom Cruise (59)? The Royal first met the actor in the mid-1990s while attending a film set in London. While millions of fans adored the then 34-year-old, Lady Di found no pleasure in the 1.70 meter tall action hero. Like the chef at the time princess now revealed that she simply found the actor too small in person.
In a video homage on YouTube on the occasion Dianas 60th birthday told Darren McGrady from the first meeting of the two celebrities. He remembered that Diana and Tom met during a visit to the set of the first Mission: Impossible film. At the time, the 35-year-old asked her cook whether she should really go to Pinewood Studios in London with her sons, who were then still children. “I remember saying, ‘I’m not sure about the boys, Your Royal Highness, but if you are Tom Cruise want to get to know … ‘”reported the chef.
Darren said she came back into the kitchen to get some fruit later that day. “When she went out she said, ‘That’s one of the few things on my list again. It’s too small.’ she had Tom Cruise met!”, the now 59-year-old thought back. The author of two cookbooks also revealed that Diana generally enjoyed sitting with him in the kitchen and talking about God and the world.
Yes, I had heard that before somewhere.
No, that just totally surprised me.
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