KYLIE Minogue is pop royalty, having topped the charts numerous times since she first rose to fame in the 80s. But what are the singer's biggest songs, did she really date Jason Donovan and when did she star as Charlene in Neighbours? Here's everything you need to know... Who is Kylie Minogue? What is her background? Kylie Ann Minogue, OBE, 50, was born May 28, 1968, and is often known simply as Kylie. She is an Australian singer, songwriter, actress and dancer. Kylie began her career as an actress, appearing in teen drama The Henderson Kids in 1985. In 1986 she shot to international stardom when she played Charlene Ramsey in Australian soap Neighbours. Following Kylie's success in Neighbours she launched her music career with the single I Should Be Lucky and was renamed the Princess of Pop. She is recognised as the highest-selling Australian artist of all time by the Australian Recording Industry Association. Kylie has also starred in numerous movies including The Delinquents, Street … [Read more...] about How old is Kylie Minogue, who’s her boyfriend Paul Solomons and when did she date Neighbours actor Jason Donovan?
FADI Fawaz was thrust into the spotlight when he told how he discovered George Michael's lifeless body "peacefully" in bed on Christmas Day 2016. But who is Fadi, how did he meet George and why is he being forced to move out of the singer's £5million home? Here's all you need to know... Who is Fadi Fawaz and how did he meet George Michael? Australian-born Fadi Fawaz, 45, is a hairdresser to the stars who previously worked as a photographer and frequently posts his pictures on social media. He was scarred by the death of his pal Boyzone star Stephen Gately whose heart stopped beating due to sudden adult death syndrome in 2009. His work, which is available to view on photosharing site Flickr, is highly stylised and edited to appear to integrate elements of graphic design. He was first photographed with George in 2015 after they were snapped walking together in Switzerland. George and Fadi first met in 2009. The pair started their romance shortly after George's … [Read more...] about Who is Fadi Fawaz? George Michael’s boyfriend who claims the singer’s death was suicide
KATHERINE Parkinson has made a name for herself playing wacky, unconventional characters on the small screen. The actress is not unlike the people she portrays, and she revealed she hoped her character in Humans would bed a synth. Here's all you need to know about the TV star... Who is Katherine Parkinson? Katherine Jane Parkinson, 40, was born March 9, 1978. The brainy actress studied Classics at Oxford University before training at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, where she met future co-star Chris O'Dowd. She left her course to star in a production of The Age of Consent for which she was nominated for a London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art Award Katherine married actor Harry Peacock in 2009. The two met doing a workshop production of the play Heart of a Dog and have two daughter's together. What has Katherine starred in? Katherine played receptionist Pauline Lamb for three years in ITV's long-running medical comedy-drama Doc Martin. However, she is … [Read more...] about Who is Katherine Parkinson? Humans star playing lawyer Laura Hawkins and IT Crowd and Doc Martin actress
ALONGSIDE Tim Lovejoy, Simon Rimmer forms one half of weekend telly's cheekiest mid-morning presenting pair. The Sunday Brunch host was on the dancefloor for the 2017 series of Strictly Come Dancing partnered with Karen Clifton – but he got voted off in week six after a nailbiting dance-off. Here's the full lowdown on the celebrity chef... Who is Simon Rimmer? Simon Rimmer is a chef and restaurateur who rose to TV fame as co-host of the anarchic weekend show Sunday Brunch. Born in Merseyside in 1963, he taught himself to cook after initially studying fashion and textiles. He opened vegetarian restaurant Greens in Manchester in 1990, and it quickly became one of the most exciting new eateries in the country. The 55-year-old followed that up with his second restaurant – Earle, in Greater Manchester, which has met similar acclaim since opening in 2006. Beyond his TV work, Simon has published five cookbooks, and regularly crops up writing in food mags. He is … [Read more...] about Who is Simon Rimmer? Sunday Brunch presenter, celebrity chef and Britain’s Favourite Food presenter who appeared on Strictly Come Dancing
JEMIMA Rooper is a British actress who has starred in a string of hit shows. She took on a leading role in Trauma, the psychological thriller drama by ITV. But what else do we know about her? Let's get the lowdown... Who is Jemima Rooper and what is her background? Jemima was born in Hammersmith, London to TV journalist Alison Rooper. When she was 9, she said she wanted to be an actress and got in touch with an agent, leading to her appearing in films during the 90s. She passed eight GCSEs with A* and A grades while working on The Famous Five, and bought her first home aged 19. TV PICKS Shows to watch on Friday 6 July from The Crystal Maze: Celebrity Special GETTING LIPPY Jane McDonald: 'I put lipstick on to take the bins out!' brits a-bored Keith Lemon says English people living in the US are miserable TV PICKS Shows to watch on Thursday 5 July from Who Killed Sharon Birchwood: Police Tapes TV PICKS Shows to watch on Wednesday 4 July from The NHS Big Singalong TV PICKS Shows to watch … [Read more...] about Who is Jemima Rooper? Trauma star who played Nora Barker and Death In Paradise actor