The 60-year old BLIND DATE presenter - who was a big musical star in the 1960s - recently met the TALENTED MR RIPLEY actor recently to discuss his upcoming film about Beatles manager Brian Epstein, and was smitten.
Cilla gushes, "He want wants to make a film about my old manager Brian Epstein and is hoping to play him, so he wanted to meet up with me.
"We went out for dinner. And he's a sweet, sweet guy. Gorgeous, gentle and very reverent. Super, super guy. I kept his message on my answering phone with his lovely voice going, 'Hi Cilla, it's Jude'."28/05/2003 02:02