Articles Tagged 'Will Young'

The Brit List: Five Great British Talent Show Contestants

A brief admission, so that you know my heart is pure. I don’t like TV talent shows. The part of a star’s progress during which they are taken from the unscrubbed reality of real life and thrust into (an oddly steroidal version of) the limelight is not the bit I like. Plus it’s a TV […]

News Roundup: Winslet Escapes Tropical Inferno, Atkins Out of ‘Upstairs Downstairs,’ and Kaisers Predict a Riot

• Kate Winslet‘s family holiday at Richard Branson‘s private island paradise became a tropical hell this morning (August 22). The Oscar-winning British actress, her boyfriend and kids, and around 20 other guests were inside Branson’s eight-bedroom home in the British Virgin Islands when it caught fire, shortly after Tropical Storm Irene made landfall. Branson’s 25-year-old […]