The ability of Disney to capture the essence of an innocent childhood fairy story and commercialize it to the edge of sentimental excess is itself the stuff of legend.
But who knew the the power of the Imagineers of Burbank to so graphically and accurately envision the future?
It turns out the ‘fairy tale’ Royal wedding of Prince William and Kate really was a fairy tale. It was lifted (almost) straight off the Disney drawing boards right down to the characters and costumes.
Buckingham Palace should be expecting an invoice marked Disney.