Quote: "I'm really happy for them he's a great guy, he deserves all the happiness in the world, and he's a terrific father so I'm really really happy. He will always be in my life and I think he's just the greatest." Chef Katie Lee is thrilled to hear her ex-husband Billy Joel is set to become a dad at 65. The Piano Man singer has confirmed reports his girlfriend Alexis Roderick is pregnant.
Fact: Billy Joel's ex-wife Katie Lee is to make her theatrical debut on 4 January (12) in New York City's Off-Broadway show Love, Loss, and What I Wore. The celebrity chef will take to the stage at the Westside Theatre for a four-week run.
Fact: Billy Joel's estranged wife Katie Lee will be serving up the official champagne cocktail at the Oscars on Sunday (07Mar10). The chef has concocted the Moet Golden Glamour for the post-show Governors Ball. The tipple is a combination of champagne, passion fruit juice and vanilla liqueur.
Fact: Rocker Billy Joel has offloaded one of the ocean front estates he shared with his estranged wife Katie Lee. Two properties in Sagaponack, New York were put on the market in September (09) and one has now sold for close to its $12.5 million (£7.8 million) price tag. The other house is still up for sale at $22.5 million (£14 million).
Fact: Billy Joel's new wife Katie Lee has signed on to be one of the celebrity cooking experts judging new culinary TV contest TOP CHEF on America's Bravo cable network. The 24-year-old, who wed Joel in 2003, studied cooking at the British Institute in Florence, Italy.