Royally US presenters Christine Ross and Christina Garibaldi discussed Prince William’s looming birthday and what celebrations might be had for the Duke of Cambridge.
While it is rumoured the Queen will host him a big party to mark the milestone, Ms Garibaldi discussed comments made by a royal source who explained Prince William’s mentality for the event. The source claimed Prince William was “excited” to start a new chapter in his life before explaining what goals Prince William has set for himself.
Speaking on Royally US, Ms Garibaldi discussed a comment from a royal source about Prince William’s 40th birthday and how he plans to take on the future.The royal journalist said: “Getting some reporting on how Prince William feels about turning the big 40 in a couple of months.
“A source tells US Weekly that ‘William is excited about this new chapter in his life and the challenges he’ll be facing.
“‘He has high ambitions of creating the perfect balance between being a respected role model and decision-maker and relatable to the public.’He wants to be the people’s Prince.’
“I’m sure he feels probably fine turning 40, he’s got a lot of stuff to look forward to.” Ms Ross agreed and believed the Duke of Cambridge has carved out his own identity and path over the past few years.
She added: “Definitely, and I think he has really come into his role in the last several years where he’s really found his footing.He’s found his projects, he knows how to promote the Queen’s work while also keeping up with his own passions.
“So I think that turning 40 isn’t this big daunting thing like it can be for so many people because he really is doing what he wants to do what he’s passionate about and helping people in the best way he can.”
Ms Garibaldi concluded and said it was “definitely a big year for him”.Prince William will turn 40 on June 21.
Royal expert Christopher Andersen, author of The Brothers and Wives: Inside the Private Lives of William, Kate, Harry, and Meghan, believes the Queen is planning a big occasion for her grandson.