Neil Sean's Star Gossip week ending 14th Nov 2010
12th November 2010
Hi Neil here!
Hope I find you well?
Pictured this week - Neil with West End diva Elaine Paige who popped in to tell me all about her new album too - cracking lady!
Busy week yet again – popped along to the premiere of “ Harry Potter “ & met all the stars including Dan Radcliffe & Emma Watson . big night but not a great goody bag!
I also went along to the tear fest that is the Pride of Britain awards – is it me or would any “ star “ turn up if there were not cameras there …. Simon Cowell spotted outside smoking like a Chimney & Deputy PM Nick Clegg desperate to get a pic with Russell Brand.. classy it was not – Hey fans of one time hit soap “ Crossroads “ how great was that – well Mac who was played by Comedy legend Stan Stennett has a new book out “ Fully Booked “ ( Vertical publishing ) cracking read & fans of the show will be thrilled trust me –
This week we have Peter Davidson ex of Dr Who now stars in the hit West End show “ Legally Blonde “ at the Savoy Theatre … fans of Dr Who will be delighted with it – fun guy & lots of gossip .. Must dash I hear Gordon Ramsey wants a hand with another letter … enjoy the gossip – Neil
Cheryl Cole’s bid to make it in the US has hit a snag already – she had hoped to release early spring but now La Spears … Britney that is has decided on the same time... Cheryl is ready to back off …
Harry Potter star Rupert Grint is in town for the premiere … could the man of magic be actually staying at the Hampshire hotel on Leicester Square ….. Garb your wand & check now
Bring back the auto tune to X FACTOR bosses on the show would love to fine tune the dire Cher & Mary but dare not for yet another fear of public backlash …
Gordon Ramsey is sadly not keen to reveal all to close pal Piers Morgan on his crying chat show no matter how much his pal Piers smoothes up to him – “ it’s not the right time just now “
Robert Downy Jar could not believe the lack of stars who attended his recent film premiere “Due Date “where is everyone he asked ... Even Kerry Katona snubbed the invite
The Royal Variety show is getting a makeover from BBC 1 this year but BBC bosses have been told not to “ tinker with it too much “ as the Queen loves tradition & has loathed some acts in recent years …
Big day for Jason Manford who returns to The One show tonight following news of his tweets with another lady been exposed “he is dreading it to be honest but it’s out now
Joe McLderry is deluded after snubbing fans at a West End show earlier in the year he is “ stunned that his album has not been the glittering success as promised “
X Factor diva Danni is still stunned that Lady Ga is now a wax & yet she gets looked over year after year “ what do I have to do to get in there “ she told a mole at the weekend
Let’s hope that Mylenne Klass can refrain yet again from saying a A list star made a pass at her after all she has just been hosting a showbiz film awards in the US ….
Twitter loon Stephen Fry is not just rude but let his figure snap back to its wider self too – he barked “ I have given up the diet I liked myself thin but others prefer me this size …
Louis Walsh is super slim to a few years back & he admits it’s all to keep his job on TV “I love it & nearly got sacked a while back so I will do everything to make sure I look my best
Shayne Ward is back with a new single but the X Factor winner admits he lives in fear of getting the boot from his label “ It’s happened to so many why not me it would be easy
Susan Boyle may be pushing her new CD but why won’t she be interviewed live on UK TV – are her team worried that the erratic singer may “go off on one again “as they put it
Katie Price appeared on Loose Women last week while her critic Carol Mcgiffin stayed off screen – Katie though teased “funny how a big gob she is when no one is around really
Peter Andre says that his new TV series is his most honest yet “it’s totally uncut & I have no say in the edit so for me it’s like photos of my life really ... My fans seem to love it anyway
Rihanna turned on the Christmas lights last week in a shopping mall in West London but like so many had no idea who host George Lamb was “ who is the guy with the grey hair “ she asked …
Jedward popped up on “ Buzzcocks “ recently but were stunned to find that Phil Jupitus is a comedian “ is he really .. We had no idea... he never made us laugh anyway, we thought he was just a presenter
Lady Ga Ga says that she has taken up yoga to “ distress me & make me relax a bit “ the singer admits to “ finding it hard to switch off at the end of every day but lots of people have that right
Sir Elton John may have upset his pal Simon Cowell over his comments about the X Factor but he claims “I still adore him I mean his work ethic is amazing & he has done so much for charity …
Got Talent judge Amanda Holden Britain’s may have landed a role in a West End musical but even she could not have foreseen her name below Richard Blackwood on the posters... who da man now eh
Leona Lewis is gearing up to spill the beans on her split with long term man Lou Al – why – well she has a new alve album looming & wants to appear edgy basically
Whoops... style “ icon “ Sadie Frost was less than impressed to be mistaken for soap star Kate Slater aka Jessie Wallace recently – a mole revealed “ she was furious as she is not a fan of that look “
Don’t tell Cheryl & Danni but Dermot O Leary is a huge fan of Jay Kay even though he said they were useless – Dermot told a mole “he is the king to me what a voice I mean what a voice
SCD contestant Gavin Henson is such a poser he reveals “I don’t think I have any competition really from the men in the show … well not in the looks stake anyway do you?
Anne Widdecombe is finding it hard to land a gay fan base – it was muted to her that she could pop into a few bars while up in Blackpool but it appears La Anne is still as against the gays as ever really …
Maroon 5 singer Adam Levine is stunned that his new sound is failing with his fans – the one hit wonder told a source “I figured this was our best album ever but were not getting the support really
Nadine Coyle admits that the industry is looking down at her for signing up with Tesco but she reveals “not me it’s where my fans are & hey years ago Woolworths had a record label too you know
Jungle drums start up again but Chloe Madley the drug taking car wrecking daughter of Richard & Judy snipes “I spurned it as I wanted to be known for learning a skill nit just sitting in the jungle
Janet Street Porter may have the look of a snail but the reality TV presence admits “I do these shows for money I mean if they are daft enough to pay me then why not ... what else am I doing
Corinne Bailey Rae is releasing an album of EP Covers in the new year in a last ditch attempt to make sure her label think she is worth hanging onto after her last album failed to ignite the charts for too long
Ashton Kutcher may have hit a dreary patch in his career but he says that people don’t cast him on his acting abilities “I know that will come when I am older hopefully …….
Soon to be stuck back in the jungle... Ant & Dec admit they have kept a low profile of late as “well people could get sick of us like & we want to be around for a while yet to be honest …
Gary Barlow reveals it was a dream come true working with West End diva Elaine Paige “ Of my I mean I love her she has a great voice & to hear her singing one of my songs … divine
Katie Waissel may be the diva with the X Factor but she reveals “ all the stories are just made up about us on the show I mean we never get to speak to anyone really so how could be tell anybody anything …
The Strictly Come Dancing tour kicks off again next year but is last year’s winner sulking... Chris Hollins is miffed that Bruce called last year a “really weak line up “Nice one Bruce
Aleasha Dixon says that now she is single again everyone wants to know when she will hook up & get married but she laughs “ not me I mean been there done that basically “
David Hassleoff is still hopeful of a pop career at some point “I love Simon Cowell & he knows that I am just waiting for him to sign me up ... it will happen
Kerry Katona thinks that Katie Price should leave Peter Andre alone “I do honest I mean he is a great bloke & she had her chance so let him alone & get on with your own life
Cheryl Cole is hardly a great judge – ditches her acts to go to LA last week but nicely leaves them all a copy of her new album in their dressing rooms as a “ good luck token “ classy that pet
Ex Atomic Kitten songbird Natasha is joining hit musical “ Blood Brothers “ in the new year & was happy to reveal loud & clear on her mobile that “ Yeah I am getting about a grand a week “ nice that
Robbie Williams predicts that the reunion of the boy band won’t be affected by egos this time … unless of course that its own “ We are all grown up now & hopefully moved on a little ….
Newly botxoed Gordon Ramsey claims he won’t be having anymore work done now “I think the pain is enough really ... I am quite happy with the way I look now thanks it’s all done for me
David Beckham admits that he is worried all his sons will have masses of tattoos like him yet he still enjoys the experience “I do think the wife will have something to say about that really
Kylie is stunned that her last single “ Out of my way “ bombed in the charts but her label think she spent too little time her to promote it …
Dappy from N Dubz shows us what a loon he really is – the rapper claims “ I like Jedward I mean they are harmless & just want to have fun in life what is so wrong with that ?
Tom from McFly admits that he was stunned & honored to meet soap legend Barbra Knox on Paul O Grady’s show last week “she is lovely & what an actress I did want to call her Rita though
Robert Pattinson says that his music will remain out of the clutches of reality TV king Simon Cowell … “ I don’t see a future in that direction for me really I am more interested in the grime of it all
Now thinner Ricky Gervias has no plans to stop dying his hair or his beard even though it’s a laughing joke “ I like the look so what is wrong with it “ he asked close & well paid pals …
Jason Manford may be regretting his flirty tweets now but an insider on the one show reveals “he is a natural flirt though I mean he does it with everyone ...
Charlotte Church says she won’t strip off just to land record sales unlike some – a direct swipe at rival Cheryl Cole she barks “It should be about the music not what tights you’re wearing or stuff like that
Pamela Anderson needs some help of her co star in panto this year... Les Dennis she reveals “I had no idea who he was but he assures me he is a super actor & that he is well famous too …
Cheryl Cole’s new US record label don’t fancy any of her old material but like the idea of her covering the Paula Abdul classic “ Straight Up “ as “ there is a lot of dance steps involved
Big Mouth comic Frankie Boyle was stunned to discover that his new book was I fact in a cut price book store taped up alongside Gok Wan in a two for one offer – laughing now Frankie ?
Top Gear presenter James May says that he show is more of a comedy show now rather than about motors … odd no laughs though James... not me that is your producer by the way
X Factor wannabe Cher Lloyd at 17 says she has been preparing for this moment all her life “ I sort of saw all this happening to be honest “
Kerry Katona is hoping that ice judge Jason Gardner will quit the show now she has joined “ well he said if I ever appeared he would quit so Jason I am waiting “she cackled …
Jack Whitehall.is stunned to get an invite to this years Royal Variety show “ After the drugs thing with the tabloids I thought it might all be over & I promise not to swear too
Peter Kay is stunned at the Luke warm comments over his latest tour down south where he enjoys a much brighter future up North “ I think they don’t get quite a bit of me down here “he told a mole
Duffy is hoping that fans have not quite forgotten her now she is back with a new album & single – she trills “ I have been touring & writing but hopefully it’s all been worth while
Oh dear Kings of Leon were at BBC centre last week in the main reception & asked if I minded to clear the area – then the band all arrived each with their own minder ……. Who laughed though I wonder?
Girls Aloud hanger on Nicola was stunned to land an award last week for her work in fashion “I just attend shows & than & hopefully add a bit of glamour I mean it’s mad really
Alexandra Burke must be worried that she could face the same fate as one time X Factor favorite Shayne Ward – taking a break from plugging deodorant she trills “I loved him I hope it all works out again
Gareth Gates the one top Pop Idol runner up is once again slapping thigh in panto this year – Jordan’s ex reveals “ I do enjoy the whole experience really I mean it’s all about the kids right ?
Olly Murs has defended the show that gave him a chance “Have you noticed the people knocking X Factor are those with new albums out or fading from the limelight – leave us alone he barked
Chilling news from Emma Bunton who has announced she is expecting her second child –she spoils this with “I will always make music at some level I mean it’s in my blood “
Jordan aka Katie Price rocked up at the lavish Tatler party last week with sniggers from the snobs but I can reveal that the editor quite fancies the sales with Katie on the cover it could bring … right am I not dear
Prove the recession hits everyone – TV duo Armstrong & Miller are finding that with their tour people find it cheaper to simply watch them on TV rather than fork out … right boys
Rolling Stone Ronnie Wood would love to get back on the road with the Stones again “It’s there I truly feel at home ... I like all the moving about & that I know Mick does too so hopefully soon
Joe McElderry says he is dreading the day he sees his album in the discount bin at a service station “I think that would be the worst thing “Not long now then Joe
Susan Boyle is popping up on shipping channel QVC only on video though & not on the same day that comedian Joan Rivers is on... Joan thinks Boyle’s new album is “dire “
Adele Silva denies going back to Emmerdale for a third time looks tragic as Kelly Windsor she says “ I tried it in Hollywood but roles are really hard to come by but at least I had a go & now I am thrilled to be back in the soap where it all started
Kym Marsh’s man Jamie Lomas is another thrilled that Holly Oaks took him back after his Hollywood bid went sour “ I really need the job right now & with Warren back in the show I know I will get meaty storylines again too
Simon Cowell is not as healthy as his PR would have you believe – despite his smoothies the judge & money raker in guzzles bottled beer at Grosvenor house & smoked many a cig outside the hotel
Dawn French popped up on Loose Women this week to plug her novel but admitted that she was too shy to reveal much “I won’t talk about many things yet that lot are pretty shameless really ... I am rather shy if I am honest about it
Katie Price popped up on Loose Women last week to promote her new book & admitted that she would love a full time role on the show “ I enjoy the banter plus I would be the younger element I think so year if I was offered I would say yes without a doubt
Now starring in Dowtown Abby ex soap star Rob James Collier who played Liam in Coronation Street reveals he never watches the show now “ I don’t have the time & besides people quickly forget a character when they move off don’t they ?
Dancing on Ice host Holly Willoughby has announced he is expecting her second child but won’t give up hosting both This Morning & Dancing on Ice “ what would I do with my days I mean I am not ill just expecting a child .. Women are strong you know she laughed
Reality TV show runner up Susan Boyle has received far more help than winners of that series Diversity yet she reveals “ I am very careful with money as I know it can all go back to how it was a few years back & I would hate that to be honest
Denise Van Outen famously spurned the chance to appear in Eastenders saying it was too low brow them popped up in “ Where the heart is “ but now has a change of heart “ I do watch the show but I can’t see how or where I would fit in to be honest
Graham Norton is happy to be working at the BBC after his big Saturday Night show “ Totally Saturday “ crashed & burned in the ratings earlier this year “ I loved doing the show but looking back it did need a lot of work I think he laughed
X Factor judge Louis Walsh is clearly worried about getting the axe himself as he has shed over two stone & won’t eat bread or spuds now “ I am on TV so I have to look the best I can basically but it’s tough as I love eating both
Now that Piers Morgan has gone off to the US & left a dent in the judges table of Britain’s Got Talent will we see Peter Waterman take his place - I can reveal an offer has been made by Simon Cowell & Pete is mulling over the idea
Terry Wogan might be a tad difficult to shift off our screens as he now has his eye on a stint on reality TV cooking show “ Master Chef “ I love it but I know I will be the one who will be eating all the dishes he admits
Oh dear Shane Ritchie has hit out at his latest flop show “ 71 Degrees North “ for ITV1 he reveals “ Bear Grylls was down as the original host & then it turned into Gethin Jones so it became more light weight in the end which affected the show I think …
Lesley Joseph famed for her role in comedy show “ Birds of a Feather “ reveals it could be brought back but this time as a radio serial “ that way it won’t matter how old we all look & in the minds of people we will remain the same age as we were in the TV series …
She may be the host of SCD but Tess Daly likes to keep the money rolling in on the side – her latest is as the voice of Nice & Easy hair colour but we all want to know does Tess actually use the stuff herself ?
Who do you think you are Cheryl Cole? I hear bosses of hit TV family history show are keen to get the diva on board for the next series but will ITV allow her to move over for a stint on the BBC
Ex Coronation Street actress Denise Welsh has signed up for next year’s “ Dancing on Ice “ I can reveal but may be sad to learn that Kerry Katona is in fact on more money than her … whoops
Harry Hill says that making his ITV comedy show “ TV Burp “ is in fact hard work “ I loathe to watch TV after watching so much up to the making of the show & now I am always picking holes in everything I watch too which annoys me he laughs
Posted by Neil Sean at 5:45pm