This brand new series for ITV2 sees Fearne Cotton getting up close and personal to starlets Paris Hilton, Peaches Geldof and Alesha Dixon.
With exclusive access to the celebrities’ lives and inner-circles, Fearne hangs out with them when they’re on stage, at home, in the office, in the studio and while they’re relaxing with friends. And, as she gets to know them, they open up to her about their families and love lives.
Before embarking on her inquisitive journey into the celebrities’ lives, Fearne studies the way the press portray them and says she hopes to find out whether their media images are true to them or not.
Fearne says: “The whole lifestyle behind the public image is fascinating. I love piecing together the jigsaw puzzle of what lies beneath the surface. The series will be a real chance to peel back the layers of the celebrities’ lives.”
Fearne and Paris Hilton
The first episode in the series sees Fearne gain an exclusive insight into the life of the controversial heiress Paris Hilton.
As she jets out to join her in her LA mansion, Fearne hopes to discover the truth behind the headlines about the model, actress and pop star.
With her glamorous lifestyle the 28-year-old is pursued by paparazzi wherever she goes and has become a fixture in the world’s magazines and newspapers.
Coming from the Hilton Hotel dynasty Paris is rumoured to be worth in excess of $50 million. Her name is now a brand in its own right, which includes clothing and handbag ranges, a perfume collection, record label and even a dog accessories range. But Fearne sets out to discover how much Paris is involved. Is she simply a figure head or is she more than just a pretty face?
Paris has starred in five series of the hit reality TV show The Simple Life as well as her own hugely successful Paris’ British Best Friend and My New BFF shows. She has made guest star appearances in the OC and My Name is Earl as well as big screen guest roles in films like Zoolander. But is the Paris we see on screen the same Paris behind closed doors?
She’s written a best selling book – Confessions of an Heiress as well as launching a pop career achieving the top 10 in 17 countries with her single, The Stars Are Blind.
Fearne wants to find out what’s next for the star, and if she really believes she can achieve success in everything that she does.
With exclusive access to this Hollywood star’s life, will Fearne uncover the real Paris and will they become friends? Or will Paris use one of her favourite phrases on Fearne and tell her: “Talk to you never.”
Thursday, 22 October 2009, 10:00PM – 11:00PM ITV2