HE has developed a thick skin after more than 20 years in showbiz, but Duncan James never expected his pop fame to result in daughter Tianie being taunted by internet trolls. The boyband star , who came out as being bisexual 12 years ago before publicly revealing he is gay in 2017, is used to homophobic abuse but says his 16-year-old girl has now been targeted on social media over his sexuality. Duncan, 42, says: “She is at an age where she is very much into her phone, and her friends are all on social media platforms like TikTok — it’s very much her life. “But she’s also aware that people could be horrible. People can be quite nasty about me being gay and say quite horrible things about the fact that I’m a gay dad. “People have written to her, saying, ‘Isn’t it disgusting your dad’s gay? How do you feel? "'You must be ashamed of him’, and stuff like that, and you’re just like, ‘Why are you writing to a kid saying stuff like that? Are you really crazy?’ People are … [Read more...] about Blue’s Duncan James reveals his daughter, 16, gets brutally trolled for him being gay
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Katie Price's son Junior Andre has revealed a string of nasty messages he has received from a troll. The 15-year-old - who his glamour model mum shares with ex-husband Peter Andre - took to his Instagram Story on Monday evening to tell his followers that a vicious attacker has been targeting him and his half-brother, Harvey Price, online. Aspiring actor Junior told that he had been ignoring the vile messages but the troll has been hounding him for a response. So the teenager, having had enough of the abuse - which included telling him to self-harm - took to his Instagram to urge them to stop. Junior, who has grown up in the public eye due to his famous parents, wrote: "He spent most of last night and today sending me vile and abusive messages telling me to kill myself and that my ‘f***ing sp***y brother Harvey’ should do the same. "All he’s wanted is for me to do is respond so here goes. He’s also created a new account. "This is a picture of him. I don’t want any … [Read more...] about Katie Price’s son Junior shares horrifying messages from troll telling him to self-harm
It’s one of the front-runners in the fight against coronavirus , and now Moderna’s coronavirus vaccine is starting to be tested in teenagers. The pharmaceutical giant has announced that the first adolescent participants have been dosed in the Phase 2/3 study of its Covid-19 vaccine, called mRNA-1273. Teens aged 12-17 will receive the vaccine as part of the trial. Stephane Bancel, CEO of Moderna, said: “We are pleased to begin this Phase 2/3 study of mRNA-1273 in healthy adolescents in the U.S. “Our goal is to generate data in the spring of 2021 that will support the use of mRNA-1273 in adolescents in advance of the 2021 school year. “We are encouraged by the interim and primary analyses of the Phase 3 COVE study in adults ages 18 and above and this adolescent study will help us assess the potential safety and immunogenicity of our COVID-19 vaccine candidate in this important younger age population. “We hope we will be able to provide a safe vaccine to provide protection … [Read more...] about Covid vaccine: Moderna has started testing its jab in kids aged between 12 and 17
DANNIELLA Westbrook has had a colourful life and has often hit the headlines thanks to addiction to cocaine. Here's all you need to know about the former EastEnders star and what she is up to now. How old is Danniella Westbrook and who did she play on EastEnders? A true east Londoner, former EastEnders star Danniella Westbrook, 47, was born in Walthamstow in 1973. Her mum was a shop assistant and dad a cab driver. With an early interest in the limelight, she started modelling at seven years old before taking the step into acting, joining the capital's famous Sylvia Young Theatre School. The door opened for Danniella to take on her first acting job at the age of 11, when she played a small role as an extra in EastEnders, roller skating across Albert Square. Her first appearance as Sam Mitchell, the younger sister of soap bad boys Phil and Grant and the most iconic of her roles to date, came in 1990. But her time on the show was not without drama as Danniella's … [Read more...] about How old is Danniella Westbrook and when was she in rehab?
A documentary exploring claims filmmaker Woody Allen molested his adopted daughter Dylan Farrow when she was a child has had its UK release confirmed. Following its showing in the US, Allen v Farrow will premiere on Sky Documentaries on Monday 15 March. The 85-year-old director has been critical of the HBO production which features his ex-wife Mia Farrow, as well as his accuser, Dylan. She alleges Allen, 85, abused her in 1992 when she was seven years old. The decades-old allegations have always been denied by Allen. The four-part programme also contains new material such as interviews with relatives, investigators, witnesses and family friend Carly Simon. Advertisement Allen has been critical of the programme's content, calling it a "hatchet job" and a "shoddy hit piece". While he does not participate, audio excerpts of his memoir, Apropos Of Nothing, are used in the programme. More from Woody Allen Woody Allen attacks … [Read more...] about Allen v Farrow: Controversial Woody Allen documentary featuring Dylan Farrow’s abuse claims to air on Sky