JIMMY Carr has made a career out of his dark humour and deadpan delivery, whether it's with his stand up or TV shows such as 8 Out of 10 Cats. After more than 15 years in the business, Jimmy has amassed a decent fortune, but how much is actually worth? What is Jimmy Carr's net worth? Jimmy Carr has hit the road with nine tours plus a greatest hits show since the start of his career. He has also fronted shows including 8 Out of 10 Cats, 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown and The Big Fat Quiz of the Year. His work has helped him amass a £12 million fortune according to Spears Magazine. Is Jimmy Carr married? While Jimmy, 45, isn't married, he has been with long-term partner Karoline Copping since 2001. Karoline is a commissioning editor and the couple met during an audition for a panel show early in his career. Appearing on Desert Island Discs, Jimmy revealed he didn't make a great first impression on his future girlfriend, with her writing he was a "one-note comedian with the eyes of … [Read more...] about What is Jimmy Carr’s net worth, who is the Your Face or Mine presenter’s wife and when is his next UK comedy tour in 2018?
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Will Ferrell was rushed to the hospital Thursday night after he was involved in a serious 2-car accident in Orange County, TMZ reports.Ferrell was one of several people riding in an SUV that flipped over after being side-swiped by another car, according to witnesses. A chauffeur was driving the vehicle, and three people in total were transported to a nearby hospital. An unidentified woman with Ferrell in the SUV was "bleeding profusely."The comedian, 50, was photographed looking alert and talking on a cell phone while being loaded by stretcher into an ambulance. He was in the car on the way back from a "Funny or Die" event near San Diego when the incident occurred on the I-5 freeway.Ferrell's rep has not yet commented on his condition.See photos of Will Ferrell: 14 PHOTOS Will Ferrell out and about See Gallery Will Ferrell out and about Comedian Will Ferrell sings as he delivers the commencement address at the University of Southern California (USC) in Los … [Read more...] about Will Ferrell rushed to hospital after SUV flips in car accident
TV star and celebrity chef John Torode is a veteran at putting amateur cooks (as well as pros and famous faces) through their paces in the MasterChef pressure cooker. Along with Gregg Wallace, John loves tucking into delicious food before giving his frank verdict on the dish. Here's the lowdown on the chef... Who is John Torode, how old is he and what is his background? The 52-year-old was born in Melbourne, Australia, but currently lives in London. He is most famous for his role as TV judge on MasterChef, starring in both the British and Australian versions of the show. At 16 years old, John left school to attend catering college. After a decade of training, he moved to the UK in 1991 where he worked at Quaglino's as a sous chef. Torode was in good hands, as he worked under restaurateur Sir Terence Conran, who he describes as a "genius". While working at Quaglino's, John first met his fellow MasterChef judge Gregg Wallace, who was running a vegetable supply company. What TV … [Read more...] about Who is John Torode? MasterChef 2018 presenter and Lisa Faulkner’s partner
CELEBRITIES have been paying tribute to The Overtones singer Timmy Matley who has died aged 36. News of his death has devastated fans all over the country as they paid tribute to the performer who enjoyed top ten album success. Reacting to the musician's death today, Phillip Schofield tweeted: "I’m so terribly sorry to hear this and sending lots of love to you all and particularly Timmy’s family and his many friends." Offering his support, Rylan Clark-Neal added: "This is so very sad!!! What an amazing voice! Such a loss!!! Here for you guys x anything you need xx." While Scarlett Moffatt tweeted: "Such sad news. Sending all my love to you all, friends and family xx." Presenter Matt Johnson, who worked with Timmy, said: "It’s beyond sad to hear about the death of Timmy Matley. He was an absolute joy to work with over the years. "His huge personality and undeniable talent will be massively missed. Sending all my love to his family, all of the … [Read more...] about Scarlett Moffatt, Phillip Schofield and Rylan Clark-Neal lead tributes to The Overtone’s Timmy Matley who died aged 36
I was eight years old on March 5, 1953. That's the date officially listed as the date when Joseph Stalin died, after being stricken with a stroke four days before. Mine was not a news-consuming family. I had two uncles--attorneys both--who avidly kept up with the news but my immediate family seemed more news averse than anything else (on the general grounds that all news is bad). I remember watching John Cameron Swayze "hop scotch the news" on NBC on our 17-inch RCA (the first one on the block) but I don't remember an adult ever watching it with me. I think, frankly, I had been parked there as a babysitting maneuver. All I remember about Stalin's death and the aftermath is that we Americans (young and old) were initially told that a duo consisting of Gyorgi Maleonkov and Nicholais Bulganin was now in charge. That, it turns out, was completely wrong. But it was an American commonplace in the mid-1950s that "Kremlinology" was just about the most impenetrable subject in the world outside … [Read more...] about Facts, current events have taught us there’s nothing funny about Russian history