We hadn't drifted apart - we're still as close as we ever were. The Love Island beauty, 26, is thrilled to be a homeowner and thinks her classy new place is just perfect - but does this mean she will finally learn how to cook? PETE BURNS DEAD Pete Burns, iconic Dead or Alive singer and CBB star, dies suddenly after cardiac arrest aged 57. Pete Burns was a finalist on Celebrity Big Brother 4. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. The next thing my driver came in and I was unconscious, not breathing.”. It’s not about sexuality, it’s about the person.”. As a result the case was passed to the Crown Prosecution Service who determined that the pelts used to make the coat were imported before 1975, when it became illegal to import Colobus fur, and as such will not be pressing charges. [10] Burns was known for his 'acid tongue' and his verbal tirades against Jodie Marsh and Traci Bingham. In 2006, Pete divorced his wife of 28 years and went on to enter into a civil partnership with Michael Simpson. Pete came fifth on the popular show, but spiralled again the same year. magazine: "I couldn't take it. While many women would have been outraged by this betrayal, Lynne appeared to accept the infidelity. Pete was arrested for assault after a fight with but allegedly narrowly avoided prison thanks to his Celebrity Big Brother pal George Galloway. You Spin Me Round went to number one in UK in 1985, selling in excess of 500,000 copies. “For me plastic surgery is a matter of sanity, not vanity.". Big Brother UK Wiki is a FANDOM TV Community. Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube. Pete went on to successfully sue the surgeon behind the botched op and received £450,000 in compensation. At the same age, Pete dropped out of school after his dyed red hair and oversized earring attracted outrage. Pete appeared on Davina's final send off which aired on the last night of Ultimate Big Brother performing "You Spin Me Round (Like a Record)". Speaking on Celebrity Botched Up Bodies earlier this year, Burns claimed to have had 300 operations to fix his face. There's been a lot of fracas!". You can unsubscribe at any time. He also caused massive controversy by suggesting that one of his coats was made out of gorilla fur (it was actually colobus monkeys). “I developed blood clots and pulmonary embolisms in my legs, heart and lungs,” he told Channel 5. Heartbroken and feeling disfigured, Pete went on to develop depression and attempted to take his own life on more than one occasion. Tests found that the coat was in fact made of Colobus monkey, another endangered species. He said he spent 10 days fighting for his life in hospital but finally recovered.

In 2015, Burns was evicted from his London flat.

The record was re-released in 2006 to coincide with Pete Burns's appearance on Celebrity Big Brother and reached number 5. A fracas? PETE BURNS had a huge hit record in the mid-80s and became known to a whole new generation some two decades later with a spell in the Celebrity Big Brother house. He boasted: "There’s not a part of me, apart from the soles of my feet, which has not had work done. For further details of our complaints policy and to make a complaint please click here. Very. But big success came in 1985 with the release of You Spin Me Round (Like A Record), which Burns co-wrote. Burns married Lynne Corlett in Liverpool on 8 August 1980. Burns likened himself to “Frankenstein”, revealing the large amount of medication he was taking for surgery exerted a tremendous toll on his health. When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Ownership of products made from gorilla is illegal in the United Kingdom without a licence.

The band had a minor hit in 1984 with a cover version of That's the Way (I Like It) from its first album, Sophisticated Boom Boom. I’d come home and find her with her wrists slashed and blood splattered all over the place.". But the controversial star will also be remembered for his radical change in appearance. His mum was traumatised after surviving the Holocaust and turned to substance abuse when her son was 14 years old. In 2009 Burns reached an out-of-court settlement for £450k with cosmetic surgeon Dr Maurizio Viel. After their initial success, Dead Or Alive released several albums in the 90s, with limited triumph.

He shared: "In 1997 a severe depression hit me, but I didn't respond well to anti-depressants. His father is from Liverpool, while his mother was born in Heidelberg, Germany.