Fact: Scottish-born actor John Barrowman was made a Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (Mbe) from British royal Princess Anne at Buckingham Palace in London on Tuesday (14Oct14). The star received the honour for services to entertainment and charity.
Quote: "It's nice they are going back to a more mature doctor. When I was growing up, there was always a slightly older doctor. That brings a whole different feel to it." Torchwood star John Barrowman is thrilled by Peter Capaldi's appointment to the role of Doctor Who.
Quote: "I was on my way to Cannes when Pete came up and said, 'I just have to tell you, I'm a huge fan. I've watched every episode three times!'" Actor/singer John Barrowman was stunned to learn The Who legend Pete Townshend is a fan of his U.K. sci-fi series Torchwood.
Fact: John Barrowman has been named the winner of this year's (10) Christmas edition of British TV talent show Strictly Come Dancing.
Quote: "She's amazing. I gave her a good grope. We were doing some booty-dancing and I said, 'Show me some of that Latino a*s!' So she did. And then I was like, 'Your boobies are doing alright, too,' so I got to touch the boobs and the bum. She grabbed my goods, too." John Barrowman got up close and personal with Eva Longoria PARKER on the set of Desperate Housewives.
Quote: "I love a good snog. Gay, straight, whatever. I don't give a s**t. As long as people say I'm a good kisser." Gay actor John Barrowman is indiscriminate when it comes to sharing a kiss.
Quote: "I have a fetish for leather that I've never lived out. I would like to be blindfolded and guided in a room, with everyone else in chaps, in harnesses and slings." Gay actor John Barrowman on his sex fantasies.
Quote: "If we ever split, we're rational. We'll talk about it. But I don't have as much money as Paul McCartney and I'm not married to a gold-digger!" TORCHWOOD star John Barrowman on his civil partnership to SCOTT GILL.