The Sun reports former Spice Girl Geri Halliwell has been dropped from her first major film role before the cameras even started rolling. She was set to star in ‘Semper Occultus’, but movie bosses had second thoughts after watching her on ‘Popstars: The Rivals’ and have decided to go with someone else. “Geri is gutted. The film’s producers saw a tape of her on the show,” an insider said. “They didn’t think she was quite right. They are now in talks with Minnie Driver and are to relaunch the film on a bigger scale.”
Halliwell Demands Her Own Room At EMI Bash
December 7, 2002 – The Mirror reports former Spice Girl Geri Halliwell pulled a diva act when she attended her record company EMI’s Christmas party at new club No5 in London’s Cavendish Square on Wednesday night. Geri demanded bosses reserve one of the eight hotel rooms for her and her hangers on even though the label’s more successful acts Damon Albarn, Coldplay and Supergrass were fine with mingling with the company bigwigs. “She wanted another room so her and her friends could escape from the plebs,” a source said.
Halliwell At Children’s Cancer Services Unit
November 28, 2002 – Geri Halliwell, her dog Harry and the Popstars girls joined Cancer Research in a special Christmas visit to the Children’s Cancer Services Unit at University College London Hospitals in The Middlesex Hospital in London on Wednesday (November 27).