Lester: 'I'm Paris' Dad'

MICHAEL JACKSON's longtime friend MARK LESTER has sensationally revealed he could be the father of the star's daughter, PARIS.
The former child actor is godfather to 11-year-old Paris and the King of Pop's two sons, Prince Michael, 12, and seven-year-old Prince Michael II, aka Blanket.
Lester donated his sperm to Jackson following a request from the superstar, leading him to believe Paris is his daughter - and he's decided to speak out because of fears he is being cut out of the children's lives by Jackson's mum, Katherine.
He says, "It's been a secret for so long. In 1996 Michael asked me if I would give him my sperm and I said yes. It was a gift to him, no money was paid, it was something I was honoured to do. He wanted children so badly."
Lester insists he has only gone public with the revelations because Jackson's mother Katherine has stopped him from seeing the children since the star died in June (09).
He adds, "This isn't what Michael would have wanted. I feel I have to come forward, as my only way of saying, 'Please don't shut me out!'
"I don't know if I'm doing the right thing speaking out. But I'm not trying to make any claim on anything. Even if it's proven Paris is biologically mine I wouldn't see her as anything other than Michael's daughter. He raised her. Michael was a brilliant dad. Those kids are Michael's children. He was their father. End of story. But I just want to make sure they're happy."
Lester carried out the sperm donation at a London clinic and he's unaware if Jackson had asked anyone else to go through with the procedure - but he's willing to take a paternity test to prove whether he is Paris' biological dad.
Katherine Jackson's lawyer, Londell MCMillan, has blasted Lester's claims, saying, "These genetic lottery attempts aren't going anywhere. They have no legal standing. They may seek five seconds of fame but the claims have no merit."
Jackson's ex-wife, Debbie Rowe, is believed to have given birth to both Paris and Prince Michael, while Prince Michael II was born to an unnamed surrogate mother.


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Oh my God, why are people so wicked? human being are not trusted. For crying out loud, why cant mark lester live michaels kids alone, lester, even if u donated ur so called perm to michael, u did it from ur mind and u were not false by any one, is a free willing from u, why wont u allow michael to rest in peace? lester, u even use ur mounth to say those kids are michaels kids after vomiting that u donated ur sperm for michael, lester what are u now trying to say? why dont u say that when the king of pop was still alive, u think u want to disgrace the king of pop? as u are trying to disgrace michael,God will also disgrace u. what is ur problem lester? if u really donated ur sperm to michael as u said, u did it out of free willing and any thing u do to help ur nabour must not be announce because is a free willing and no need of announcement. lester, live those kids alone, they are michaels kids and i should no see any reason why u shold be going near those kids, and ur name is not in michaels will, no agreement, 419 ppl.
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I THINK THEY SHOULD LET MICHEAL REST IN PEACE HE GOND TO A BETTER PLACE NO MORE WORRED AND NO PAIN AND LESTER IS NOT PARIS DAD LET THOES KIDS BE WITH MRS JACKSON THEY AT THE BEST PLACE MICHEAL ARE FATHER WHO EVERY FED THEM KIDS CLOTH THEM SEND THEM TO SCHOOL KEPT A ROOF OVER THER HEAD IS THE PARENT END OF STORY MRS COOPER
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maybe ur daughter isnt yours, sicko!!!!!bringing up the bs story, glares on what type of friend you were!sowing wild oates, does not a father make..where were you last night when your children cried??
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THIS IS FOR MARK, WHEN U R A FRIEND U CRRYING UR FRIEND'S BURDEN, I BELIEVE, IF U R A FRIEND U DONOT PUT THEM TO SHAME, IF U R CALIMING IT IS SO, U COVER THEIR BURDEN I DONOT KNOW YOUR RELIGOUS BACKGROUND BUT BASIC MORALES IS TO KEEP YOUR FRIEND'S BACK, I HOPE U WOULD TRY TO RESOLVE TO COMMUNICATE THAN TO CREATE MORE THAN WHAT THESE CHILDREN CAN REALLY BEAR, THEY R CHILDREN THEY CANNOT BE BLAME FOR DECISION MADE BY THE DAD, ANS GUESS WHAT HE LOVED THAM AND THAT IS WHAT MATTERS, LOVE IS A CONQUERER. SO, IT IMPORTANT FOR US TO DO THING IN A MORE HUMAN MATTER. GOD BLESS.
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I can’t help being disappointed in Mr Mark Lester and his disrespect for Mr Michael Jackson. I think if Mr Mark Lester is willing to sue Mr Michael Jackson’s family and willing to talk about Mr Michael Jackson and his personal life to anyone... worst still to the media. This is not only disrespectful but proves that Mr Mark Lester has betrayed Mr Michael Jacksons trust and friendship... To make matters worse, Mr Jackson cannot obviously defend himself or respond in anyway. Even worse still, Mr Mark Lester has bragged about his friendship with Mr Michael Jackson but he didn’t need to do this. Did he talk to the papers so he can be paid money...hmm... it makes one wonder about a lot of things....never know who is who...who is a friend or foe.Mr Mark Lester should respect the fact that Mr Michael Jackson’s family and loved ones wishes and wants. If he was any sort of respectful friend to Mr Michael Jackson, Mr Mark Lester would be willing to let go if need be instead of complaining and disclosing personal information in a puerile and disrespectful and aggressive fashion. I do recognise what Mr Mark Lester had stated to have a valid point, that he wanted to see the children, but he still should recognise that Mr Michael Jackson’s family needs to grieve and have so much to deal with at the present time. Surely Mr Mark Lester should recognise that the famous and much loved Jackson family need time, space and support and not another lot of troubles with the law. In fact this is surely true of anyone/family too...Mr Jackson’s family too?! Mr Michael Jackson hasn’t even been laid to rest yet, and all the human greed etc is unfortunately presenting itself and flourishing...more so in some than others... just so wrong and the seriously guilty ones should be punished.Just because Mr Michael Jackson was murdered probably one way or the other, basically has tragically passed away, it doesn’t or should not give the right for Mr Mark Lester or anyone else to be so disrespectful...e.g. ‘kiss, spite and tell’ sort of thing or go money leeching and fame grabbing, attention seeking, grave robbing, etc. If a person is a friend to another being, surely they would want to naturally want to protect, love and respect that person and their loved ones: not to go revealing personal secrets to the newspapers, or threatening attacks via the heavy hand of the law. Yep, I wonder how much Mr Mark Lester received for that news paper article.It is not surprising Mr Michael Jackson felt so alone, with all these ill intentioned bad circle of friends. Mr Michael Jackson lost his freedom to fame, suffered so much injustice, and coped with so much we would find hard to endure for a minute: in life Mr Michael Jackson had produced so much good in life and continues to do so much good even after his passing. In death he and his family deserve peace, respect and protection. So Mr Mark Lester, show some respect please.
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If you don't have anything good to say, PLEASE DON'T SPEAK! You don't know the thrue! Cau you see that you hurt? Michael Jackson is the besf humain being the Earth knew!And people like this actor insulte him... Even after stop living... It is so sad...
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The Jackson family is the best family that the Michael Jackson children can ever have!
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OOOOO, I LIKE UR COMMENT, I THINK U TALK WISDOM CONCERNING THE ISSUE OF FAKE LESTER COMMING OUT WITH FAKEALIGATION THAT HES MIHAELS KIDS FAKE FATHER.OOOOO, I WILL LIKE TO ASK U SOME QUESTIONS IN THIS SAME ISSUE, PLS CONTACT ME THROUGH THIS EMAIL(ladyeva4real@hotmail.com)
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Look Mr Lester anyone can be a sperm doner! But the person who feeds you, clothes you, takes care of you when your sick, and is there for you when you wake from a bad dream well thats your parent!! How can you announce this ?Why is everyone trying to ruin these kids lifes? Michael was and is their father!! Only a low life person whos out for money would would announce such a horrible comment. Please cant people leave these poor children alone? havent they suffered enough? To Paris, Prince and Blanket Please dont listen to this trash. Michael is your one and only father! god bless Micheals children.
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Please you sicko.. Get a life!! Leave Michael Jackson's children & family alone!!
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