Paul Potts

Biography

Opera singer Paul Potts rose to fame in 2007, when he won the first series of Britain's Got Talent. In 2010 Paul Potts was dropped from Simon Cowell's record label following the discovery of Susan Boyle through a later series of Britain's Got Talent.
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24th March 2014 -

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James Arthur blasts ''HQ'' for their handling of his Twitter account and offers a fan ''the job''.The 'Impossible' singer has hit out at whoever is responsible for publicising his music on the microblogging site, insisting...

Taylor Swift's lyrics make her feel 'vulnerable'

22nd December 2013 -

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Taylor Swift says writing about her private life makes her ''very vulnerable''.The 'I Knew You Were Trouble' hitmaker has begun recording songs for films and sees it as a different kind of ''thrill'' compared to...

'One Chance': Don't Miss This Feel-Good True Story Of Paul Potts' Journey To Fame [Trailer]

11th November 2013 -

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James Corden stars as TV talent contest winner Paul Potts in One Chance, the sensational movie that has made waves in the UK and is now headed towards the US to spread the inspirational true...

Susan Boyle Felt Ghost of Elvis Presley

29th October 2013 -

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Susan Boyle felt the spirit of Elvis Presley when she recorded a duet with him.The 'Britain's Got Talent' star is lending her vocals to a recording of the late rock 'n' roll legend on his...

Gary Barlow suggests James Corden biopic

19th October 2013 -

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Gary Barlow wants a James Corden biopic to be made.The Take That star is good friends with the actor - who plays inaugural 'Britain's Got Talent' winner Paul Potts in 'One Chance' - and he...

Paul Potts: One Chance doesn't show extent of bullying

19th October 2013 -

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Paul Pott's admits 'One Chance' doesn't show the full extent of his bullying. The former 'Britain's Got Talent' star - who won the first ever series in 2007 - says it was an emotional experience...

Harvey Weinstein Ordered Singer After Hearing James Corden's Vocals

18th October 2013 -

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Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein ordered a professional singer to recreate opera star Paul Potts' vocals on the set of new movie One Chance after realising actor James Corden is tone deaf.Gavin & Stacey creator Corden...

Simon Cowell didn't have much input in One Chance

18th October 2013 -

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Simon Cowell didn't have much input in the new Paul Potts biopic 'One Chance'.The 53-year-old music mogul didn't have a say in how the movie - which captures the 'Britain's Got Talent' star's rise to...

James Corden penned scenes for One Chance

18th October 2013 -

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James Corden wrote scenes for the new Paul Potts biopic 'One Chance'.The 35-year-old actor will be seen playing the 'Britain's Got Talent' winner on the big screen, but director David Frankel admits James also penned...

James Corden wanted to sing in One Chance

18th October 2013 -

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James Corden really wanted to sing in the new Paul Potts biopic 'One Chance'.The actor will be seen playing the 'Britain's Got Talent' winner on the big screen in a movie documenting his rise to...

Is Paul Potts' Movie 'One Chance' a Festival Classic in the Making?

17th October 2013 -

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Picture the scene if you will. It's Christmas Eve. The kids are going crazy, running around, watching the skies. You've just poured yourself another brandy and, oh look, One Chance is just about to start...

James Corden is proud of One Chance

16th September 2013 -

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James Corden says 'One Chance' is a ''positive film''.The former 'Gavin & Stacey' star plays 'Britain's Got Talent' champion Paul Potts - the opera singer who won the first series of the TV talent show...

Taylor Swift open to acting roles

12th September 2013 -

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Taylor Swift is open to more acting roles in the future.The 'We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together' singer has already played parts on the big and small screen - she has appeared in 'Valentine's...

Paul Potts Movie: It's "Very Straightforward" - James Cordon Can't Sing Opera, So He Didn't

11th September 2013 -

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It turns out, James Corden isn’t a world-class opera singer, so his turn as Paul Potts in the upcoming feel good movie One Chance doesn’t feature his voice, no; that’s Paul Potts you can hear....

Taylor Swift Rubs Shoulders With Paul Potts At 'Britain's Got Talent' Movie

11th September 2013 -

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At the premiere of Paul Potts: One Chance, there were more than a few famous faces present on the red carpet, however none turned quite so many heads as pop and country sensation Taylor Swift,...

James Corden 'pretended' to sing in One Chance

10th September 2013 -

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James Corden won't sing in new Paul Potts biopic 'One Chance'.The actor is set to play the 'Britain's Got Talent' winner on the big screen in a movie documenting his rise to stardom, but he...

Taylor Swift Moved By Paul Potts' Musical Journey

30th August 2013 -

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Taylor Swift has paid tribute to British opera singer Paul Potts by writing a song in his honour.The pop star was so moved by Potts' musical journey from amateur singer to superstar via Tv show...

James Corden for Mission: Impossible 5?

6th June 2013 -

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James Corden is eyeing up a role in 'Mission: Impossible 5'.The British actor was spotted enjoying a meal with leading man Tom Cruise in Los Angeles earlier this week, where the pair allegedly discussed James...

Paul Potts Turned Down Cameo In Biopic

3rd May 2013 -

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Classical singer Paul Potts turned down the chance to make a cameo appearance in his upcoming biopic as the experience would have been "too bizarre".The opera star, who shot to fame on Simon Cowell's Britain's...

Nights On Broadway - The Best Of The Musicals Starring David Essex & Hayley Westenra

23rd April 2013 -

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Nights On Broadway - The Best of the Musicals is brought to you by Tony Denton Promotions. This arena tour is a unique chance to see your favourite musical stars perform the classics from...

Pudsey: The Movie - Now With Added Simon Cowell, As Producer

23rd January 2013 -

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It looks as though Simon Cowell is pursuing a new career as a movie producer. The talent show creator has reportedly signed on to co-produce a movie about the dog that won Britain’s Got Talent....

James Corden gets false teeth for Potts role

10th October 2012 -

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James Corden has been fitted with false teeth to play Paul Potts in a new film.The Tony Award-winning actor has been preparing to play the opera singer in the biopic - entitled 'One Chance' -...

Paul Potts To Take On The Silver Screen

15th June 2012 -

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Britain's Got Talent winner Paul Potts is set to have his inspiring story made into a film, with comedian/actor James Corden set to take on the starring role.James, 33, has signed on to star as...

James Corden To Play Paul Potts In Opera Singer's Biopic

15th June 2012 -

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Hot on the heels of his Tony Awards win, James Corden has announced that he'll be playing the role of Paul Potts, in a forthcoming biopic about the opera singer who rose to fame as...

James Corden To Star As 'Bgt' Winner Paul Potts

15th June 2012 -

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James Corden will star as 'Britain's Got Talent' winner Paul Potts in upcoming film, 'One Chance'.The 33-year-old comedian - who won a prestigious Tony award for Best Performance by an Actor in 'One Man Two...

James Corden Will Portray Paul Potts In Big Screen Biopic

15th June 2012 -

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Tony Award winner James Corden is heading to the big screen to portray unlikely British opera singer Paul Potts in an upcoming biopic.The British actor is in demand following his win for Best Performance by...

Simon Cowell Was Surprised By Pop Idol Success

24th March 2012 -

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Simon Cowell only ever intended 'Pop Idol' to be a ''marketing exercise''.The music mogul never used to pay much attention to the ITV music competition as a programme to discover new talent until he realised...

'Britain's Got Talent' Movie Could Feature Katy Perry

6th March 2012 -

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Katy Perry has been earmarked to star in a forthcoming film about the Britain's Got Talent champion Paul Potts, the New York Post has reported. The movie mogul Harvey Weinstein will be backing the movie...

Katy Perry Approached For Paul Potts Movie

2nd March 2012 -

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Katy Perry has been approached to star in a new movie about British opera singer Paul Potts.Film bosses are preparing to start work on a biopic telling the life story of the star, who found...

Katy Perry To Star In Opera Biopic

2nd March 2012 -

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Katy Perry is in line for a role in a biopic of opera singer Paul Potts.The 'Frework' hitmaker chatted with Harvey Weinstein at his pre-Oscars party last weekend about the possibility of playing the wife...

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