Mariah Carey & James Packer’s Upcoming Wedding Hits A Snag — The Groom’s Mom?!
Wedding drama in Mariah Carey‘s world!
According to reports from the Sydney Morning Herald, Carey’s wedding to James Packer has apparently been delayed “indefinitely” due in part to a guest list that is causing a lot of drama for the Packer family!
Private Sydney reports that Packer’s mother — 77-year-old Ros Packer — has been publicly supportive of her son’s engagement to the singer, but privately, she has some concerns!
A source reveals that Ros’ traditional upbringing is VERY different from Carey’s superstar status, and that’s creating some friction as wedding planning, guest lists, and more continue to go on:
“Ros is a woman raised in the country with very traditional values who has maintained a dignified silence for all the years she and Kerry were in the spotlight … Mariah is all bells, whistles and flashbulbs … they are very different women.”
That, coupled with the fact that the wedding has gone from a small affair of just 50 people, to apparently becoming something different — Ben Tilley may be Packer’s best man, as opposed to his former best friend David Gyngell — and there all kinds of questions going on during the planning period!
Obviously, this could be a small hiccup along the way to a big wedding and then marriage — but it’s definitely not insignificant that the groom-to-be’s mom is feeling some uncertainty about her son marrying a big American star.
Guess we’ll see what happens…
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