Quote: "He is a constituent of mine, he is a friend of mine, he is a huge talent. I see that he has said he regrets some of what happened, all I would say is that because he is a talent and he does amuse and entertain so many people, including my children, who would be heartbroken if Top Gear is taken off air. I hope this can be sorted out because it's a great show." British Prime Minister David Cameron is among those who have defended troubled TOP GEAR presenter JEREMY CLARKSON following his suspension. The U.K. leader joins support from stars including Ricky Gervais and Russell Brand and almost 800,000 fans, who have signed a petition supporting the host's reinstatement.
Fact: Funnyman James Corden had a tongue-in-cheek interview with British Prime Minister David Cameron while working as guest editor at U.K. newspaper The Sun on Thursday (20Mar14). Corden grilled the politician about his sporting skills, London Mayor Boris Johnson, and his failed soccer World Cup bid.
Tweet: "Thank you for your note Stephen Fry. I share your deep concern about the abuse of gay people in Russia... However, I believe we can better challenge prejudice as we attend, rather than boycotting the Winter Olympics." Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron responds to Stephen Fry's campaign to move the upcoming Games from Russia over the country's gay rights issues.
Quote: "I've now got Johnny Marr and other members of the band saying I'm not able to listen to the The Smiths... I'm afraid I will go on and listen to The Smiths." British Prime Minister David Cameron refuses to give up his love for The Smiths even though Marr and frontman Morrissey don't want him as a fan.
Fact: Actress Salma Hayek, singer-turned-designer Victoria Beckham and Danish beauty Helena Christensen were among the stars who visited British Prime Minister David Cameron's official residence on Friday (16Feb13) for a London Fashion Week reception. Designers Donatella Versace, L'Wren Scott and Manolo Blahnik also turned up to the event at 10 Downing Street.
Tweet: "Cannot Believe we just met David Cameron!!!!!! And he saw us performing, hahahaha, that's Too funny! X." The Saturdays star Mollie King met U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron following a television appearance on Britain's Daybreak on Friday (18May12).
Fact: George Clooney snagged a seat next to America's First Lady Michelle Obama at a state dinner held at the White House on Wednesday (14Mar12). The event, which marked British Prime Minister David Cameron's visit to the U.S., was also attended by British actors Damian Lewis and Hugh Bonneville, while John Legend and folk band Mumford & Sons provided the entertainment.
Fact: Pop stars Gary Barlow and Peter Andre were among the guests of honour at 10 Downing Street in London on Tuesday night (10Jan12) to mark their ongoing support for U.K. charity Children In Need. Prime Minister David Cameron's wife Samantha hosted the bash and the pair was snapped mingling with their celebrity guests.