Russell Grant

Ivor Novello

Russell Grant | Posted 11.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Russell Grant

I became an Ivor Novello devotee from the first day of rehearsals from that moment on (I know, Kiss Me Kate!) avidly soaking up info on him as a movie star, composer (to me he is the British/Welsh Lehar and his waltzes as lilting as Strauss') and actor.

Olga Lowe

Russell Grant | Posted 30.11.2013 | UK Entertainment
Russell Grant

I'm sure many of you (if not all) in 'the business' called show: movie, television and theatre would know Olga Lowe. I have just heard, belatedly, that Olga has passed over.

STRICTLY: 'Denise Getting Stick Is Inevitable,' Explains Rory Bremner

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 17.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

Rory Bremner thinks it’s inevitable that 'Strictly' contestants like Denise Van Outen are getting coming in for some stick – the former contestant...

'I'd Become The Ann Widdecombe'

PA | Posted 27.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

Victoria Pendleton says her lack of dancing skills made her this year's Ann Widdecombe on 'Strictly Come Dancing'. The Olympic gold medal-winning c...

PICTURES: Former 'Strictly' Flops Return To The Dancefloor

PA | Posted 15.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

Ann Widdecombe has returned to the 'Strictly Come Dancing' floor with an angelic performance, alongside another show veteran, Russell Grant The pai...

Caroline Frost

Cruise Reveals: 'Singing On Film Was Scary, But Fun'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 10.08.2012 | UK Entertainment

Tom Cruise has revealed that opening his mouth to sing for his role in Rock of Ages was up there with the scariest things he's done during his career....

Off To Be The Wizard

PA | Posted 24.03.2012 | Home

Russell Grant has landed a new West End role, taking the title role in The Wizard Of Oz. The astrologer and recent star of Strictly Come Dancing wi...

'Thrilled But Perplexed' Astrologer Flattered By Strange Offer

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 27.02.2012 | UK Entertainment

We last saw Russell Grant being shot out of a cannon on his ultimately triumphant exit from Strictly Come Dancing - never mind Harry Judd's victory, w...

Top 5 Reality TV Moments Of 2011

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 25.12.2011 | UK Entertainment

We've seen it all this year, and sometimes we've seen too much. That's what reality TV does to you. When we weren't horrified by the lengths people wi...

Russell Grant's Strictly Diary: The Final

The Huffington Post UK | Russell Grant | Posted 19.12.2011 | Home

And so we come to the grand final in bonny, breezy Blackpool the capital of showbiz where I lived for many years! Blackpool's Tower Ballroom, the ...

STRICTLY FINAL: The 5 Best Ballroom Moments Of 2011

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 17.12.2011 | UK Entertainment

1. Entertainment From The Astrologer Who'd have thought Russell Grant would become the highlight of Strictly 2011? Not only did the astrologer get ...

Caroline Frost

Robbie Savage: 'I Was The Best Of The Worst'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 13.02.2012 | UK Entertainment

"I was the best of the worst," Robbie Savage announces proudly. "If it was football, I'd be top of a division, not necessarily the premier league, but...

Russell's 'Strictly' Diary

The Huffington Post UK | Russell Grant | Posted 13.12.2011 | Home

It was semi final night on Strictly Come Dancing and didn't we know it? Saturday night's show was a sheer tour de force from all five couples and t...

STRICTLY: Russell Grant Given A Radio 2 Show

PA | Posted 22.11.2011 | UK Entertainment

Astrologer Russell Grant isn't putting away his dancing shoes just yet - he has signed up to present a Strictly-themed radio show. The star, who wa...

Caroline Frost

Holly Back In Artem's Arms, But Who Tripped Wembley Fantastic?

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 19.11.2011 | UK Entertainment

Strictly Come Dancing contestants had a fresh challenge this evening, dancing in front of a 6000-strong crowd at Wembley Arena, with even the coolest ...

Russell Grant 'Turned Down Own US Show For Strictly'

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 11.01.2012 | UK Entertainment

Russell Grant has revealed that he turned down the offer of his own show in the United States for the sake of Strictly Come Dancing. The popular T...

Caroline Frost

Russell Grant: 'Horoscopes Hijacked My Career'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 11.01.2012 | UK Entertainment

"I did camp myself up," admits Russell Grant. "I think trying to act yourself is the most difficult thing you can do on screen." The nation's most ...

Tricks And Treats On Halloween 'Strictly' Special

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 29.12.2011 | UK Entertainment

Strictly Come Dancing celebrated Halloween in style on Saturday's show, with all the contestants in full spooky regalia, and judge Craig Revel-Horwood...

Russell Grant: 'I'll Dance Through The Pain'

PA | Posted 27.12.2011 | UK Entertainment

Russell Grant has vowed to battle through the pain and hit the Strictly dancefloor this weekend. The roly poly astrologer is having physiotherapy a...

Russell Grant Dishes Dirt On Fellow 'Strictly' Celebs

celebrity.aol.co.uk | Posted 10.12.2011 | UK Entertainment

Never mind Nancy, there's only one queen of the dancefloor on this year's Strictly and that's the very-lovely-indeed Mr Russell Grant....

PHOTOS: 'Strictly' Stars Sparkle At Launch Party

Posted 07.11.2011 | UK Entertainment

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Strictly Come Dancing stars donned the satin, sequins and spray-on tan as they prepared to take their first steps on the dance fl...

'Strictly' Line-Up Revealed As Sir Bruce Returns As Host

Posted 07.11.2011 | UK Entertainment

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- McFly drummer Harry Judd, Neighbours favourite Jason Donovan, singer Lulu and ex-EastEnder Anita Dobson have been confirmed to be...