The Million Pound Cube Celebrity
As lockdown restrictions on live audiences hold up the filming of many favourite shows, 우리카지노사이트 television chiefs appear to have just one solution to the problem: throw money at it.
Jeremy Clarkson and the makers of Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?
were almost hysterically excited to have a jackpot winner last month. Yet the big prize did little to compensate for the lack of genuine tension in an empty studio.
Presenter Phillip Schofield is trying the same desperate trick on The Million Pound Cube Celebrity (ITV), with a seven-figure prize on offer for the first time.
That’s four times more than the only previous winner, 우리카지노쿠폰 Mo Farah, collected in 2012 when he completed all seven challenges (and 우리카지노추천 made the game look easy).
Phillip Schofield with Stephen and Jason Manford on The Million Pound Cube Celebrity
The Cube is a gladiatorial gameshow, with players locked in a plastic box to tackle tests of quick reactions and dexterity. It ought not to matter whether it is played in front of a studio audience. But the absence of an eager crowd, and 우리카지노쿠폰 the knowledge that the gasps and 우리카지노주소 applause are all canned, leaves the suspense feeling forced.
In this celebrity edition, comedian Jason Manford and his brother Stephen threw themselves into the format, starting with a game called Cascade: one player stood under a deluge of 999 red balls and endeavoured to grab the single white one.
Jason managed it first time, arms outstretched as if he aimed to catch the full thousand.
‚That was like my daughter being born,‘ he gasped. ‚It was so exciting.‘
With the Government urging entertainers to take up new careers, let’s hope he doesn’t retrain as a midwife.
The brothers reached £100,000 before quitting, afraid they were about to fumble and lose the lot.
They left us in no doubt that they were determined to win for their charities, including one that sent children from low-income families on holidays .
. . just like the ones the boys had enjoyed in their own schooldays.
Matthew McConaughey has opened up about the death of his father James, who passed away in 1992.
Nearly three decades after his dad’s death, the star recalled the moment his ‚knees buckled‘ upon learning the devastating news from his mother.
Open book: Matthew McConaughey opened up about the death of his father James, who passed away in 1992, ahead of the release of his highly-anticipated memoir, Greenlights; seen last January
‚I couldn’t believe it. He was my dad. Nobody or nothing could kill him,‘ he told the outlet. ‚Except mom.‘
Speaking of his dad, he explained: ‚He’d always told me and my brothers, „Boys, when I go, I’m gonna be makin‘ love to your mother.“ And that’s what happened. He had a heart attack when he climaxed.‘
Despite his parent’s passionate romance, 우리카지노계열쿠폰 he revealed the pair ‚were, at times, violent‘ and ‚divorced twice, married three times.‘
Surprised: Nearly three decades after his dad’s death, the star recalled the moment his ‚knees buckled‘ upon learning the devastating news from his mother (pictured in 2014)
‚It was like the Pacific Ocean in a storm,‘ he said of mother and father’s on-again, off-again relationship.
The doting son, who tried to set his mom up with Hugh Grant’s widowed father, 91-year-old James Grant earlier this year, has an entirely different relationship with his wife, Camila Alves.
During the same interview, McConaughey pointed out, unlike his parents, 우리계열카지노쿠폰 he ‚can’t remember‘ the last time he has raised his voice to Alves, 카지노사이트 who he wed in 2012.
Longtime love: McConaughey says, in stark contrast to his parents, he ‚can’t remember the last time he has raised his voice‘ to Alves, who he wed in 2012
‚It takes a lot for 우리카지노 me to explode,‘ he continued. ‚I think I do a pretty good job trying to maintain and care for each relationship in my family, well enough, so it doesn’t get to a point where I’m exacerbated or have to raise my voice.
While gushing about the mother of his three children, Levi, 12, Vida, 10, and eight-year-old Livingston, he says they have ‚a love that we never question.‘
His upcoming memoir will also cover his impressive Hollywood career and now-infamous brush with the law in 1999.
Happy family: While gushing about the mother of his three children, Levi, 12, Vida, 10, and eight-year-old Livingston, he says they have ‚a love that we never question‘ (seen in 2019)
Matthew’s transformation from Hollywood bad boy to family man coincided with his change from starring in fluffy rom coms to hard hitting blockbusters, a move dubbed the ‚McConaissance‘.
Discussing his biography with , Matthew revealed that his wild past stems from his unconventional childhood.
Yet, despite a tumultuous life he’s ‚more reliable that anyone in his family,‘ having grown up with his unconventional parents.
Candid: Matthew McConaughey has reflected on his tumultuous Hollywood career, including his now-infamous brush with the law in 1999, after publishing his new memoir
In the interview, Matthew further detailed his parents‘ fiery marriage, including the moment his mother threatened her husband with a knife after making a flippant remark about his weight.
Only four years old at the time, he explained that this sort of behavior was commonplace between his parents, and it wasn’t something he was typically shielded from.
Matthew also insisted that despite a few violent moments he grew up in a predominantly loving household, saying it ‚was part of the beauty of our family.‘