Christine Bleakley – the likeable tv presenter has just got engaged to her football star boyfriend Frank Lampard. They have just flown back from Los Angeles where Frank popped the question over a lunch by the beach. As they left from LAX there was a view of the ring although Christine turned the diamond inside to shield it from photographers prying lenses. See today’s Mirror for a sneak look.
Rebecca Black – 13-year-old singer whose video of the song “Friday” was a massive YouTube hit racking up over 160 million views. She has apparently removed the video citing a copyright claim in her name. Very mysterious. She has attracted a lot of negative comments with her music and there is even a video showing what Hitler thinks of her music.
Claudia Winkleman – the quirky tv presenter is in the news after a recording of her new show “King Of” was disrupted by a penguin on set. The show starts on Channel 4 at 9.30 tonight.Claudia has a host of mostly male fans and there is even a Facebook site devoted to dreams of her!
Claudia’s half-sister is Sophie Winkleman who is now better known as Lady Frederick Windsor. Sophie has appeared in many different tv series but is probably best known for her roles in Peep Show.
Claudia has hosted the BBC’s flagship movie programme The Film Programme since replacing Jonathan Ross in March 2010.
She is also a favourite for her quirky BBC2 programme Strictly It Takes Two.
Claudia is married to film producer Kris Thykier and has 3 children, 2 sons and a daughter.
Ascot brawl – with the Queen in attendance Thursday there was an ugly fight that broke out at this classic on the English social calendar. At times some of the brawlers were even using £100 bottles of champagne as weapons. Many of the crowd that have been coming to Ascot for years are less than impressed with the new breed of tattooed men and women showing plenty of bare flesh. Check out the upcoming races and book tickets at the main Ascot site.
Jennifer Lopez – J-Lo has announced that she has been inspired by Lady GaGa to do great things. She has worked with her on the tracks “Hypnotico” and “Invading My Mind” for the album “Love”. For more of J-Lo with music and video plus the chance to buy many an item see her site.