Although she was an icon back in the day, to her grandchild, she was just her “granny.”
Elizabeth Taylor’s granddaughter clearly fell on her granny when it comes to her stunning looks.
Dame Elizabeth Rosemond Taylor was one of the most well-known actresses in her time. The stunner had most of Hollywood calling her the most beautiful woman in the world.
In 2014, her granddaughter, Naomi deLuce Wilding, 27, decided to take an interview with Glamour. During the interview, she opened up about her mega-famous grandmother, Elizabeth Taylor.
Fans were stunned when they realised the stunning young woman resembled her granny. Naomi, a fashion stylist, is one of Taylor’s ten grandchildren and seems to have inherited Taylor’s beauty.
The stylist claimed that Taylor was her biggest inspiration in life. According to her, Taylor was the person who encouraged her to set goals and ambitions for herself.
She told the publication that Taylor gave her the boost of confidence she needed. She added, “She made me feel like I could do anything.”
In the past, Naomi had lived with Taylor for three year. They resided at the in the famous actress’ home in Los Angeles.
Talking about Taylor’s well-flourished career, Naomi said to Glamour that she doesn’t see her grandmother as a big movie star. For her, Taylor was just her beloved grandmother.
"We were very close, and she had a strong influence on my life. She convinced me to move to Los Angeles. She introduced me to [writer] Ingrid Sischy, who suggested I try fashion styling."
Naomi deLuce Wilding, Daily Mail, April 14, 2014
Naomi is the daughter of Michael Howard Wilding, Her father is the eldest son of Taylor and her second husband, Michael Wilding. They shared two children together.
Throughout her lifetime, Taylor had been married seven times with seven different people. Taylor had four children in total.
She had two sons: Michael Howard, in 1953, and Christopher Edward, in 1955, with Michael Wilding. With her third husband, Mike Todd, she had one daughter, Elizabeth "Liza" Frances, in 1957. Taylor and her fifth husband, Richard Burton, adopted Maria Burton a German orphan together.
Taylor had passed due to congestive heart failure on March 23, 2011. She was 79-years-old at the time of her passing.
Naomi went on to share that she was left with great memories of her grandmother. She revealed that even though she and her younger sister, Laela, were raised in Wales, they visited Taylor in California at least twice a year.
Naomi went on to describe what it was like living with her grandmother as a child. She revealed it “was like a fairytale.”