Lily Allen heads to the studio for the Bridget Jones: The Musical score – not solo material….yet!

April 15th, 2012 by Dean Piper

Let’s not all get over excited about Lily Allen’s return to the music scene. Last week the star was pictured outside a recording studio in London, prompting the rumour mill to get ‘hyped’ about Lily – who famously said she was bowing out of the music business – recording a new album. The truth of [...]

The rest of the gossip from Glastonbury!

June 26th, 2011 by Dean Piper

Example is one of my favourite male pop-stars as he doesn’t mince his words. Fresh from his No 1 success with his latest single he has sharpened his tongue for Cher Lloyd and Alexandra Burke yet again. “Alexandra wasn’t actually bright enough to figure out I wasn’t actually having a dig at her,” he told [...]

Sheridan Smith prepares for Bridget Jones: The Musical with a little help from Lily Allen

June 5th, 2011 by Dean Piper

I’m super excited about Sheridan Smith’s career right now. The star’s just finishing her run in Flare Path alongside Sienna Miller on the West End and is then starring in her first film. But I’m especially excited to hear about her next West End role – playing Bridget Jones on the West End in the [...]

Stars step out for the relaunch of men's magazine Esquire

May 10th, 2011 by Dean Piper

This week’s Esquire magazine re-launch was definitely my party of the week. Held at Sketch it was jam packed with celebs. Lily Allen and hubby-to-be Sam Cooper spent  the night holding court in a corner table, Abbey Clancy came running up to me showing off her post-baby body and said: “I told you I’d have [...]

Jenny Frost won't be going to Kate Moss' wedding….

April 24th, 2011 by Dean Piper

It sounds like Kate Moss’ wedding guest-list may be getting increasingly smaller! First her old partying partner-in-crime Lily Allen admitted they no longer talk and now former Atomic Kitten singer – and one-time member of the Primrose Hill set – Jenny Frost has broken ties to raise her three-year-old son Casper with a quieter-pace-of-life. “No [...]

Jo Whiley bows out from Radio 1 with a little help from Foo Fighter Dave Grohl

March 27th, 2011 by Dean Piper

It’s the end of an era today at BBC Radio 1 where Jo Whiley bows out from the station in her last ever show this afternoon. Jay Z has played at her house, Madonna’s co-hosted her show and Jo’s been there at the very beginning of so many core Radio 1 acts … from Plan [...]

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Alesha Dixon talks Strictly Come Dancing, Lily Allen and taking on America

March 20th, 2011 by Dean Piper

Popstar and Strictly Come Dancing judge Alesha Dixon is one busy lady. In the last year she’s critiqued the likes of Ann Widdecombe on the dancefloor and released her second album, The Entertainer. And this week, as an ambassador for the MOBOs, she announced that Glasgow is set to host the awards for the next [...]

Lily Allen enjoys a day at the races….

March 18th, 2011 by Dean Piper

Former singer Lily Allen stepped out today at Cheltenham Racecourse for Gold Cup Day. And the lucky mare (sorry, couldn’t resist) backed the winner of the first race (The JCB Triumph Hurdle) picking out the ‘Zarkandar’. Good for her, eh! Lily, there with boyfriend Sam Cooper, later tweeted: “Just found out I’m sharing a box [...]