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‘The Shining’ twins Lisa and Louise Burns pay respect to the Queen

The sisters who starred as the notorious twins in the horror film “The Shining” have been amongst throngs of people who waited in line to pay their respect to Queen Elizabeth II over the weekend.

Lisa and Louise Burns, who performed the Grady twins in the 1980 flick based mostly on the Stephen King novel, documented their lengthy wait to bid farewell to the Monarch who died earlier this month at 96.

The similar twins, now of their 50s, shared on social media their journey on the miles-long queue that took hours earlier than reaching her Majesty’s coffin in London.

Lisa and Louise Burns, who performed the Grady twins in The Shining, wait on line to view the Queen’s coffin mendacity in state over the weekend.
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“In the Queue! To view the Queen Lying in State,” the pair tweeted Sunday.

They additionally shared how they got a bit of cake “from the friends of Holy Trinity church on Dockhead” and then 4 hours after they obtained on line stated they solely had a couple of extra hours to go earlier than reaching the coffin of the late Royal.  

The coffin of Queen Elizabeth II with the Imperial State Crown resting on top is carried by the Bearer Party as it departs Westminster Abbey during the State Funeral of Queen Elizabeth II.
The coffin of Queen Elizabeth II with the Imperial State Crown resting on prime is carried by the Bearer Party because it departs Westminster Abbey.
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Dresses and sweaters of the twins from the film 'The Shining' by film director Stanley Kubrick, in his exhibition, on 16 January, 2022 in Madrid, Spain.
Dresses and sweaters of the twins from the movie ‘The Shining’ by movie director Stanley Kubrick, in his exhibition, on 16 January, 2022 in Madrid, Spain.
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Millions watched the Queen’s funeral throughout the UK and billions round the world as greater than 2,000 folks crammed into Westminster Abbey Monday earlier than she was laid to relaxation in Windsor.

The Burns twins gained fame of their teenagers after their position in the horrifying movie that additionally starred Jack Nicholson and Shelley Duvall. It’s ranked one in every of the best movies of all time.

Lisa and Louise have been amongst different notable individuals who waited patiently to see the Queen’s coffin at the Lying-in-State, together with soccer star David Beckham.

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