John Travolta, interviewed by “Esquire” magazine, recalled his legendary dances with Princess Diana at an official dinner at the White House.
John Travolta Remembered his meeting Lady Diana It was yesterday. In November 1985, the Hollywood actor was invited to the White House to attend a formal banquet hosted by President Ronald Reagan and his wife, Nancy, in honor of Prince Charles and Princess of Wales’ visit to the states.
During the evening, the star of the films “Saturday Night Fever” and “Grease” takes her courage in both hands and invites Princess Diana to dance. Interviewed in the Mexican Edition of the Magazine on April 21, 2021 “Esquire“, The actor remembered this” this magical moment “.
“She gives me that charming smile, a little sad”
“I do not remember being asked to invite him to the dance. Having this moment (…) is a great right and honor for me. I had to lead the dance and we enjoyed it. It was a very simple part, but to greet Diana appropriately, to have enough confidence and to have her Inviting them to dance is a very difficult task, ”he said.
“Think about decor. We are at the White House. It is midnight. The scene is like a dream. I approached her, touched her elbow and invited her to dance. She turns around, gives me that charming smile, is a little sad and accepts my invitation. And there we are, dancing together like a fairy tale. Who can imagine that something like this will happen to them one day? I’m smart enough to record this as a very special magical moment in my memory, ”he concluded.
On the show, Diana also gave a dance to two other Hollywood stars, Clint Eastwood and Tom Selleck. However, she did not dance with Prince Charles.
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