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Liza Minnelli Doing 'Very Well' In Rehab

21st March 2015

Liza Minnelli is doing ''very well'' in rehab.The 69-year-old actress has been seeking treatment for substance abuse and reportedly ''can't wait'' to get back to work.A source said: ''Liza is doing very well in rehab...

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Liza Minnelli Checks Into Rehab

19th March 2015

Liza Minnelli has checked into rehab.The 69-year-old actress has been seeking treatment at an undisclosed medical centre for substance abuse for the past week, but it is thought she'll be released soon following her progress.Her...

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Kym Marsh To Record Song With Candi Staton

27th January 2014

Kym Marsh is to record a song with Candi Staton.The 'Coronation Street' actress is going into the studio with the 'You Got The Love' singer to collaborate on a track written by a ''top American...

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Kerry Katona Asks David Gest To Officiate At Her Third Wedding

10th December 2013

British pop star Kerry Katona has enlisted producer David Gest to officiate at her third wedding.The Atomic Kitten star became firm friends with Michael Jackson's best pal while filming her reality show My Fair Kerry...

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Kerry Katona Wants David Gest To Conduct Wedding

10th December 2013

Kerry Katona wants David Gest to marry her.The reality star can't wait to tie the knot with her fiancé George Kay - with whom she is expecting a baby boy - and hopes her showbiz...

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David Gest Searching For Candi Staton Collaborator

9th September 2013

David Gest and Candi Staton are to use an upcoming tour to search for her new singing partner. The producer and the 'Young Hearts Run Free' hitmaker will scour Britain for a suitable collaborator for...

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David Gest To Address Oxford Union

11th January 2013

David Gest is to address the Oxford Union with the help of a host of Motown artists.The 59-year-old concert promoter is set to follow in the footsteps of his close friend Michael Jackson by giving...

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David Gest Diagnosed With Neck Tumour

6th December 2012

Liza Minnelli's music producer ex-husband David Gest has pulled out of a U.K. pantomime after doctors discovered a tumour in his neck.The 59 year old has axed his upcoming appearances in A Nightmare On Lime...

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David Gest To Have Tumour Removed

5th December 2012

David Gest has been diagnosed with a tumour in his neck.The 59-year-old star found the growth and after seeking medical advice he was told by his doctor that the lump must be removed as soon...

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David Gest To Host Charity Party To Celebrate Pantomime

15th November 2012

David Gest is throwing a charity party co-hosted by Kym Marsh to celebrate the opening of his adult pantomime 'A Nightmare On Lime Street'.The former 'I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!' campmate is...

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David Gest Wants Conrad Murray To Stay In Prison

29th October 2012

Michael Jackson's former friend David Gest wants to see the superstar's doctor serve out his full prison sentence because it would be a "travesty of justice" if he is released early.The Thriller hitmaker's physician Dr....

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David Gest: 'Jackson Family Need To Heal Rift'

28th October 2012

Michael Jackson's former friend David Gest has spoken out about the feud which has threatened to tear the famous family apart in recent months, insisting the clan needs to "heal and come together".The late superstar's...

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Motown Stars Perform For David Gest

27th September 2012

David Gest is bringing together a galaxy of Motown stars for a live concert spectacular.The promoter has organised several of the biggest names in soul, including Percy Sledge, Martha Reeves and Candi Staton, for a...

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David Gest To Star In New Panto A Nightmare On Lime Street

10th July 2012

David Gest is to make his acting debut in an adult British pantomime.The 59-year-old star will take to the stage at the Royal Court theatre in Liverpool, North West England, later this year in comedy-horror...

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Liza Minnelli Loved Princess Diana Lunch Dates

21st May 2012

Liza Minnelli used to love talking about ''everything under the sun'' with Princess Diana. The 66-year-old entertainer formed a strong friendship with the late royal - who died in August 1997 aged 36 - and...

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David Gest And Patsy Palmer To Have Magic Birthday Party

9th May 2012

David Gest and Patsy Palmer are celebrating their birthdays together with a magic-themed party on Friday night (11.05.12).The producer and the 'EastEnders' actress - who are close friends - will celebrate turning 59 and 40...

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Liza Minnelli Wants An Older Man

24th April 2012

Liza Minnelli in on the lookout for an older man.The four-times married icon - who split with David Gest in 2007 - says that while she will never wed again, she still wouldn't mind meeting...

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Whitney Houston's Bodyguard Earrings To Be Auctioned

2nd March 2012

A pair of earrings Whitney Houston wore in 'The Bodyguard' are to be sold in an auction of her possessions.The jewellery - which the late star donned opposite Kevin Costner in the hit 1992 film...

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Whitney Houston Owned Ginger Rogers' Dancing Shoes

29th February 2012

Whitney Houston's estate contains a pair of Ginger Rogers' dancing shoes personally signed by the screen icon.The late singer was a huge fan of classic Hollywood movies and like her godmother Aretha Franklin - who...

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Whitney Houston Wanted To Marry Michael

21st February 2012

Whitney Houston ''really wanted to marry'' Michael Jackson - according to their friend David Gest.The music producer was a close confidant of both the late stars, and he believes Whitney - who was laid to...

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Whitney Houston's Manager Hyperventilated At Star's Burial

21st February 2012

Whitney Houston's manager was so upset at the superstar's burial on Sunday (19Feb12) she had to treated by paramedics, according to music producer David Gest.The superstar singer was laid to rest in a private ceremony...

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David Gest Moved To Tears By Whitney Houston's Poor Performance

20th February 2012

David Gest broke down in tears when he saw Whitney Houston struggle to hit the high notes during her final tour.Houston, who died on 11 February (12), embarked on her Nothing but Love World Tour...

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David Gest: 'Brown Brought Too Many Pals To Whitney Houston's Funeral'

20th February 2012

David Gest has revealed Whitney Houston's ex-husband Bobby Brown caused chaos at her funeral by turning up with a massive entourage.The music promoter, who was a friend of the late star, attended her funeral in...

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Michael Jackson's Robert Burns Musical Songs Given To Museum

16th January 2012

Songs Michael Jackson wrote based on Scottish poet Robert Burns' work are to be heard for the first time - they have been donated to a museum by the late superstar's longtime friend David Gest.Gest...

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Tito Jackson To Marry In 2012

24th November 2011

Tito Jackson is getting married in what is set to be one of the most lavish wedding parties of 2012.The Jackson 5 star was so moved when he attended the London premiere of David Gest's...

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Liza Minnelli's Dog Breaks Her Leg

21st November 2011

Liza Minnelli broke her leg after tripping over her dog.The 65-year-old Hollywood legend bust her right limb in three places after accidentally falling over her pet pooch.The 'Cabaret' star was spotted being pushed around New...

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Cliff Richard Has Live Nightmares

18th November 2011

Sir Cliff Richard often wakes up in the middle of the night in a panic about forgetting the words to his songs. Although the 71-year-old musician has been performing for over 50 years nerves can...

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Tito Jackson Says Film Shows Michael's Loving Nature

3rd November 2011

Tito Jackson says people will learn that Michael Jackson was a loving man who wanted to "to change the world" when they watch new documentary 'Michael Jackson: The Life of an Icon'.The singer appears in...

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David Gest's Michael Jackson Documentary Premieres

2nd November 2011

Michael Jackson is set to be immortalised again, following his death in 2009, in a documentary made by close friend David Gest, a film that - the 58 year-old says - is not an attempt...

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Michael Jackson's Scalp Accident 'Changed His Life'

31st October 2011

Michael Jackson's scalp getting burnt while filming a commercial was the biggest turning point in his life, his friend David Gest believes.The late 'Thriller' singer's hair was accidentally set on fire as he was making...

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