Category Archives: Celebrity News
Comedian Patrick Kielty Urges Northern Ireland Community Groups to Apply For RND Cash
28 February 2013
With Red Nose Day 2013 around the corner, Irish comedian Patrick Kielty has urged local community groups to bid for their fair share of the £50,000 worth of grants available. Grants ranging from £500 up to £1,000 are available ahead of the Comic Relief’s signature day on the...
Mariella Frostrup Fronts New Fundraising Campaign
27 February 2013
Journalist and television presenter Mariella Frostrup has been announced as the voice behind a new fundraising campaign launched by the National Literacy Trust (NLT). The role involves her narrating a short story, describing the story of an 8 year old girl named Mia who learns to read with the assis...
Funnyman Paul Tonkinson Reminisces Ahead of Return to Hometown
8 February 2013
Although he may have enjoyed over 15 years on the UK comedy circuit which in turn lead to receiving 2 Time Our Awards for his hilarity, stand-up comedian and all-round performer Paul Tonkinson will never forget his home roots in the peaceful seaside town of Scarborough. Ahead of his return to home s...
A Busy David Walliams Continues Unparalleled Charity Work With Comic Relief
5 February 2013
In the last year David Walliams has been extremely busy, and 2013 will be no exception. Last week David appeared in Manchester for the ‘Britain’s Got Talent’ auditions. ‘The Come Fly with Me’ creator lived up to expectations, poking fun at the other judges and interacti...
John McCririck Sues Channel 4 over
11 January 2013
A recent article from Sky News has reported that John McCririck is seeking a staggering £3 million in damages for his recent sacking from Channel 4 racing. News emerged in late October that John McCririck had been dropped as the face of Channel 4 racing, despite being one of the longest standi...
Dancing On Ice 2012 Kicks Off but It's a Night to Forget For Pamela Anderson!
9 January 2013
With another series of Dancing on Ice gracing our television screens, Pamela Anderson certainly lacked a little grace when she took to the ice on the first stage of the competition. After a brief stumble and awkward wardrobe malfunction involving an over-revealing dress, Anderson felt the wrath of t...
Celebrity Big Brother 2013 Line Up Revealed as Celebs Enter House
4 January 2013
Last night saw the launch of Celebrity Big Brother 2013, watched by over 4 million viewers - the most the show has raked in during its time with Channel 5. With the line-up now revealed, we take a look at the famous celebrities, sportsmen and reality stars that are set to bring unparalleled drama an...
Vicki Butler-Henderson Laments Lack of Women in Motor Sport
4 January 2013
Whilst promoting Mamas & Papas Safer Seat Campaign, Vicki Butler-Henderson has spoken of her disappointment of the lack of women in motor sport. Talking to the Metro, Vicki states that just 2% of participants at karting level are girls, a figure which continues to reduce as they climb towards th...
David Walliams Shortlisted for Prestigious Writing Award
2 January 2013
David Walliams, best known for his laugh out loud comedy writing and performances in hit TV show little Britain is enjoying fame elsewhere, as a children’s writer. Releasing his first novel in 2008 titled ‘The Boy In The Dress’, David has become a much loved and appreciated writer,...
Nina Conti's 'Her Master's Voice' Wins Audience Award SXSW 2012
28 December 2012
Internationally acclaimed actress, comedian and ventriloquist Nina Conti has received her much deserved recognition as her highly credited documentary, Her Master’s Voice, wins the SXGLOBAL Audience award at the South by Southwest (SXSW) awards in Austin, Texas. The festival credits a wide ra...