Follow us:

Amy Francombe

Insider
19m

Shaman Durek and Princess Märtha’s marriage was written in the stars

The Instagram shaman beloved by wellness-obsessed celebs will tie the knot with a Norwegian royal who moonlights as a clairvoyant. Here’s their story

Jun 8, 2022
Insider

How Depp’s lawyer became the star of Hollywood’s most explosive trial

Power suits, a biting cross-examination and courtroom LOLs with Depp — meet the star’s Spanish-speaking attorney who’s been promoted to partner since his win

Jun 8, 2022
Insider

Meet the break-out stars of Everything I Know About Love

As the bestselling memoir hits TV screens, Amy Francombe rounds up the cast of the summer blockbuster about to go stratospheric

Jun 7, 2022
Insider

The story behind Kate Moss’s Union Jack blazer at the Platinum Jubilee

The supermodel wowed crowds with an on-theme piece of fashion history at Sunday’s pageant

Jun 6, 2022
Insider

Who is Natasha Bassett, Elvis star and Elon Musk’s new girlfriend?

She just starred in this summer’s blockbuster, but are they official yet?

Jun 1, 2022
Insider

Lily-Rose Depp at 23 - who is Johnny Depp’s supermodel daughter?

From a laissez-faire, bilingual childhood to supermodel stardom, Amy Francombe charts the actress’ milestones to date as she comes of age

May 31, 2022
ES Magazine

Meet the teenagers making a fortune off cryptocurrency

London’s teenagers are taking to the cryptocurrency market like ducks to water, using TikTok to influence others and earning eye-watering returns on their investments as they sleep. Amy Francombe meets them

May 30, 2022
Insider

Inside Johnny Depp and Kate Moss’ era-defining relationship

They were once the coolest couple on the planet. As the fiercely private model testifies about her ex in court, Amy Francombe charts the wild love story of Depp and Moss

May 26, 2022
Insider

Bella Hadid wins the Cannes red carpet in vintage Versace

Superstar stylist Law Roach selected 1987 Versace for the model’s red carpet moment

May 25, 2022
Insider

Hot, thirsty, angry influencers—what happened at Revolve Festival?

Five-hour queues in the desert heat, no water and influencer in-fighting. Amy Francombe on the fashion photo-op gone wrong that left LA’s It girls and boys stranded

May 24, 2022
Insider

The Kardashian-Jenners’ long-standing love-in with Dolce & Gabbana

And the bride wore... nothing but Dolce & Gabbana. As Kourtney and Travis Barker tie the knot during brand-sponsored nuptials in Italy, Amy Francombe charts the fashion industry’s complicated relationship with the brand

May 24, 2022
Insider

Johnny Depp v Amber Heard: all the sordid details so far

The trial is being livestreamed for the world to watch on

May 20, 2022
Insider

Cambridges nail their red carpet moment at Top Gun: Maverick premiere

With Kate in Roland Mouret and William in fighter jet embroidered loafers, the royals dressed to impress at the London event

May 20, 2022
Insider

Who is Lady Louise — the Queen’s (rumoured) favourite grandchild?

The teenager was taught carriage-driving by her late grandfather Prince Philip and stole the show at the Platinum Jubilee celebrations this weekend. So who is Prince Edward and Sophie Wessex’s daughter?

May 17, 2022
Insider

How Deborah James captured the heart of the nation

The Londoner has been battling stage four bowel cancer for the last five years. As the podcaster announces she’s receiving end-of-life care, Amy Francombe reports on who she is, her background and the inspiring bravery of the teacher-turned-campaigner

May 14, 2022
Insider

The 10 most expensive artworks ever sold

As Andy Warhol’s iconic portrait of Marilyn Monroe sells for $195 million, Amy Francombe charts the world’s other record-breaking works of art

May 11, 2022
Insider

Ncuti Gatwa: meet the Rwandan-Scottish actor playing new Time Lord

He fled Rwanda as a refugee, battled racism in Scotland and endured homelessness in London. Now, he’s about to become the star of one of the most beloved TV series of all time. Amy Francombe charts the remarkable rise of the new Doctor

May 9, 2022
Insider

Everything Everywhere All at Once — inside the year’s most hyped movie

It’s the offbeat indie that went viral on TikTok. Now it’s set for box office glory, says Amy Francombe

May 9, 2022
Insider

Stormzy “shines” in Burberry for his Met Gala debut

The grime star worked a flowing white cape on the steps of the Metropolitan Museum of Art

May 3, 2022
Insider

The Met Gala 2022: seven key moments from fashion’s big night

From powerful political messaging to a case of mistaken identity, Amy Francombe on everything you missed from the first Monday in May

May 3, 2022
Insider

The colourful life of Boris Becker

The six-time Grand Slam champion has been sentenced to more than two years in prison. Amy Francombe charts the highs and lows of the tennis superstar’s career

Apr 29, 2022