Jamie Oliver has risked incurring the wrath of all his showbiz pals by claiming the kids of celebs are 'little sh*!ts'. The outspoken chef - who recently became a dad for the fourth time - was speaking to Hello magazine about parenthood, and in particular the problems faced by children of 'famous parents'.Jamie, 35, said that very few children from famous families succeeded:
'I think my kids are always going to be labelled as "Jamie's child" so they will need to learn to work harder than anyone else.They just can't be anonymous - they're always going to be judged.'
He went on to say that he thinks his kids are lucky - apart from having him as dad: 'That probably won't be a great thing.'
There was one showbiz offspring who Jamie did single out for praise: Sir Paul McCartney's daughter Stella.
He said: 'I think Stella McCartney's an exception. That would be nice if they [his children] could be independent and creative and happy like that, but we'll see. That's what you have to do as a parent - help them find their thing, their mojo.'
Jamie and wife Jools, 35, have four children - newborn Buddy Bear and daughters, Poppy Honey, eight, Daisy Boo, seven, and 17-month-old Blossom Rainbow.
They divide their time between their home in celeb-hot-spot Primrose Hill in North West London, and a countryhouse in Clavering, near Saffron Walden in Essex.
What do you think?
Do you agree with Jamie?
Have you ever spotted any celeb kids acting up?
Or do you get the impression from mags and newspapers that certain celebrity offspring are something of a handful?