The Big Breakfast set to return…..

January 28th, 2012 by Dean Piper

Iconic morning show The Big Breakfast is making a shock comeback to British television. The popular Channel Four breakfast show, which ran from 1992 until 2002, will run during the duration of the Olympics and, if a success with ratings, could return full time after that. ITN Productions have secured the rights to the show [...]

INTERVIEW: Kimberley Walsh

October 22nd, 2011 by Dean Piper

Best known for being one fifth of Girls Aloud, Kimberley Walsh has stepped out into the spotlight to become Princess Fiona in Shrek the Musical. Having taken over from Amanda Holden to star alongside Nigel Lindsay as Shrek and Nigel Harman (below with Denise Van Outen) as Lord Farquaad, Kimberley made her debut two weeks [...]

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Denise Van Outen gives me a Walkers wax for Red Nose Day!

March 13th, 2011 by Dean Piper

Denise Van Outen has spoken for the first time about why she quit Channel 5′s OK! TV just three days before it was due to begin. In an emotional interview the star told me: “The simple facts are this – three days before we were due to start on air I had a meeting with [...]

Denise Van Outen shines in Legally Blonde on the West End

November 14th, 2010 by Dean Piper

My favourite Essex gal Denise Van Outen and former Hollyoaks star Carley Stenson started their official run in West End show Legally Blonde this week. I popped down to see the show which stars the awesome Sheridan Smith too. I was blown away by the production, the songs and the set. It’s definitely my favourite [...]

Girls Aloud star Kimberley Walsh is on fine form….

October 17th, 2010 by Dean Piper

Life is exceedingly peachy for Kimberley Walsh right now. I caught up with the Girls Aloud star as she launched her fabulous new jewellery line for Argos this week and she couldn’t have been happier. “I’m chuffed with the range and everything else in life is going well too,” she revealed. Like what, I pondered. [...]

This weeks column featuring Nadine Coyle, Jamiroquai, Eva Longoria, Lily Allen, Gemma Arterton and Hayley Atwell

September 13th, 2010 by Dean Piper

*Sad news for Girls Aloud fans – it appears the band’s lead singer Nadine Coyle has ended that chapter in her life. I hear the star is now affectionately referring to her time in the band as “the past” and has vowed never to perform as part of the chart topping five-some again. My source [...]

James Corden, Drew Barrymore, Adam Garcia, Keisha Buchanan and Doctor Who star Karen Gillan in this weeks column….

August 29th, 2010 by Dean Piper

*In recent years he’s become known for his bordering arrogance, but it seems like the days of James Corden cashing in on his funny fat guy persona are no more. For I can reveal the Gavin and Stacey star has made the incredible decision to turn down a six-figure golden handcuffs deal with ITV to [...]

EXCLUSIVE: Denise Van Outen talks about her pregnancy, becoming a mum and why she'll never "do a Jordan"!

March 28th, 2010 by Dean Piper

Hey Denise – good to see you looking so well! And you’ve hardly put on any pregnancy weight at all! It is quite a neat little thing isn’t it. I’m lucky because I haven’t put weight on my legs and bum – it’s just my big old boobs and belly. Tell me about your new [...]