• Openly gay actor Rupert Everett says his fellow ‘mos make bad adoptive parents.(Towleroad)

  • Daniel Radcliffe sure loves to get his kit off (we ain’t mad at him), but will he sit for a nude waxwork?
  • Did Victoria Beckham stiff a waitress while dining out in L.A. with Katie Holmes? Liz Smith says, “According to our source, not only did she not leave a tip, she didn’t even cover her part of the bill. The waitress serving her tried to run after Vicki, but was stopped by the Beckham security team.”(Baltimore Sun)
  • Prince Charles turned down a role on Doctor Who, according to The Mirror: “There was talk that the scriptwriters wanted to turn Prince Charles into a Dalek or a Cyberman but the Prince thought better of it. Maybe they should ask Camilla instead.” Or Tony Blair from the looks of it.
  • Simon Pegg‘s new movie Girls and Boys in Love, directed by David Schwimmer, will feature a Rumble Strips song.(NME)
  • A Kate Middleton “drunk” photo hits Perez Hilton.
  • Report: David Walliams and Matt Lucas won’t make another series of Little Britain: they are focusing on their HBO series.(Now)
  • Simon Cowell re-hired X-Factor judge Louis Walsh via text message.(Contact Music)
  • Gordon Ramsay and Cat Deeley have re-upped for fourth seasons of the Fox series Hell’s Kitchen and So You Think You Can Dance?, respectively.(The Sun)
  • Big Brother winner Shilpa Shetty denies accusations that she broke up a woman’s marriage.(The Sun)
  • Angelina Jolie is major fan of The Office – the UK version.(Contact Music)
  • Hollyoaks star Claire Cooper (Jacqui McQueen) spars with boxing champ Amir Khan.(The Sun)
  • BBC host Fearne Cotton walked in on Kiefer Sutherland while he was taking a poo.(Digital Spy)
  • A nice find: a young John Simm in an ad for CellNet. What’s with the topsy-turvy camera work, though.
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By Kevin Wicks
Kevin Wicks is the founding editor of Anglophenia.