Blog posts about Julian Clary

Celebrity Big Brother: Julian Clary quashes Paul O’Grady’s hopes of being a housemate saying, “You wouldn’t pass the psychiatric test!”

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Though the next series of Celebrity Big Brother isn’t airing on Channel 5 until January, the broadcaster is of course already ploughing through a list of possible housemates…

And it seems that fabulous chat show host and comedian Paul O’Grady is desperately keen to move into the Borehamwood house in the New Year, however, his friend and former Celebrity Big Brother winner Julian Clary reckons it’s simply not going to happen! Read more & comment »

Celebrity Big Brother’s Julian Clary fought back tears over death of his boyfriend on Piers Morgan Life Stories

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This post was written by guest blogger and reality TV showbiz observer Daniel Cohen. Catch up with him on Twitter here!

Julian Clary was fighting back the tears tears as he relived the death of his boyfriend Chris from AIDs during an interview with Piers Morgan.

Julian told how late boyfriend Christopher laughed at being told he had six months to live – and how his former partner’s death lead to terrible anxiety attacks.

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Julian Clary is trying to forget Celebrity Big Brother and is looking forward to being a judge on Your Face Sounds Familiar!

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After a very successful theatre tour (and a holiday with Joan Collins!!) Julian Clary has returned to the world of TV, almost a year after his stint on Celebrity Big Brother. Something he, despite winning it, would rather forget.

“It must be like being in a prison cell in Turkey or somewhere where there’s 20 to a cell, and whether you like it or not these are the people you’ve got to spend time with… Read more & comment »

Celebrity Big Brother star Julian Clary reveals that bullies once set him on fire!

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Last year’s Celebrity Big Brother winner Julian Clary has revealed that he was once viciously plagued by bullies, and in one horrific incident, his tormentors set fire to him!

Julian made the shocking revelation during an interview with OK magazine, explaining, “When I was at school, I was given a really hard time. The other boys bullied me.

“On one occasion, a boy set fire to me on a bus. I was wearing a long coat with nylon lining and he set fire to it… Read more & comment »

Julian Clary expresses anger at Scottish Catholic Church anti gay marriage stance

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Julian Clary has launched an outspoken attack on the Scottish Catholic Church over their campaign against gay marriage.

Julian, who recently won Celebrity Big Brother, this week started his “Position Vacant” tour in Scotland. In this show he pretends to marry a man from the audience at each gig, which in the UK is a comment about “gay still being seen as uncool” and the need for “real” marriage instead of registered partnership and now, in Scotland, a comment about the gay marriage row.

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Strictly Come Dancing 2012: David Walliams is on team Denise Van Outen and so is Julian Clary

Denise van Outen must have the funniest support team by far. Earlier this week, when sitting in for Steve Wright, Julian Clary revealed to Jo Brand that he would be visiting his close friend Denise van Outen at a Strictly Come Dancing live show in the coming weeks. The comic added that he always felt a twinge of jealousy when seeing his former dance partner Erin Boag dancing with someone else, awwww.

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Coach Trip 2011 Lesbian couple – Bonnie and Sam – propose live on-stage at Julian Clary cabaret show

Last night Julian Clary was surprised during his cabaret performance last night. Halfway through the Celebrity Big Brother winner’s show, while Julian started the search for a husband, a real proposal suddenly occurred when C4′s Coach Trip 2011 contestant Bonnie suddenly came on-stage for an impromptu proposal to her long term girlfriend Samantha.

Julian and the audience were both moved by the romantic interlude, that fitted delightfully into the star’s marriage themed show.

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Julian Clary thinks Rupert Everett’s quotes have been misunderstood, spices up his show and reveals future plans

This post was written by guest blogger and reality TV showbiz observer Daniel Cohen. Catch up with him on Twitter here!

In the last few weeks, the gay community has been in a whirl, following the ill judged comments of Rupert Everett. The actor claimed that he couldn’t imagine being brought up by two dads, which he further clarified as his antipathy to marriage in general.

Many have spoken out in anger and believe that the comments come from a deep seated self hate within the “Next Best Thing” star.

When asked about it in a recent interview Julian Clary says: “Well, his argument doesn’t really hang up, does it? I’m sure he believes in equality, so gay people should have the same rights as everyone else, I’m sure he’d believe that.” Read more & comment »

Homophobic crowd cause Julian Clary to walk off Live at the Apollo – Twitter users brand Nick Grimshaw ‘too gay’

Last night at the recording of Live at the Apollo, Julian Clary left the stage close to tears and upset by what some audience members claimed was extreme homophobic heckling.

The Celebrity Big Brother winner, who has played in front of sold out and happy crowds with his well received new show for the last few weeks, must have felt so shocked by this completely different crowd, who reacted so badly to his act.

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Celebrity Big Brother 2012: Julian Clary plans to create new gay sitcom

This post was written by guest blogger and reality TV showbiz observer Daniel Cohen. Catch up with him on Twitter here!

Julian Clary has revealed he is definitely hoping to create a new gay TV sitcom, with new close friend Julie Goodyear. They are planning to base the series in the fictional B&B they came up with during their time in the house.

Says Julian in a radio interview: “There is talk of a sitcom based in the gay B&B called the White Swallow which seems a good idea to me. And she is very funny and she has got great comic timing. So I think my people are talking to her people.”

Hope this is going to happen; the UK has a lack of gay comedy and camp these days. Julian is all for bringing more camp to the world, telling North Devon Journal… Read more & comment »

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