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1st June 2012

Fact: Sir Elton John turned prankster at a party to celebrate the 3,000th performance of London's Billy Elliot stage show on Wednesday (30May12) - he was photographed playfully pushing a child actor's face into a huge cake.

24th November 2008

Quote: "Dancing? No way, baby! I have no dancing ability. On a scale of one to 10, I'm a one. It's pitiful." Rock and roll legend SIR Elton John is convinced his moves don't match that of the young stars playing Billy Elliot in his hit Broadway musical.

12th July 2007

Fact: Actress Evan Rachel Wood has the letter 'J' tattooed on her left ankle - which U.S. tabloid reports believe is in reference to her previous relationship with Billy Elliot star Jamie Bell.

1st October 2006

Fact: One of the original stars of the British stage version of Billy Elliot has left the production - after hitting puberty. Fourteen-year-old Liam Mower's voice has broken and he can no longer play the 12-year-old ballet-dancing Billy.

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