Robbie Williams was photographed on a farm in Elgin, South Africa on Wednesday (March 29) during the filming of his music video for ‘Sin’ where he was is surrounded by many beautiful and pregnant women (all from Cape Town). Robbie was in Cape Town for the start of his world tour which starts in Johannesburg then to Durban, Cape Town and Europe.
Gordon Ramsay Predicts Soccer Win Over Robbie
March 31, 2006 – The Mirror reports that Gordon Ramsay plans to “kick Robbie Williams’ arse” in the Soccer Aid charity football match next month. The ‘Hell’s Kitchen’ star said, “It’s going to be 5-1 to us, definitely. I’m encouraging Robbie to go back on the fags and I’ve been doing some out-of-hours extra training as well, if you know what I mean.”
Robbie Braves 14-inch Needles In Stunt
March 29, 2006 – Derren Brown previewed his Channel 4 special, which will be aired on Easter Sunday, and features a stunt with Robbie Williams. Two 14-inch needles were placed through each forearm of the singer. “By the end, Robbie is looking quite sickened and troubled. To be fair, they were massive needles,” Brown said.
The entire story and photos from the stun at sky.com have since been removed.
Robbie’s Personal Masseuse Provides Comic Material
March 27, 2006 – The People reports that stand-up comic Patrick McGuinness took a few playful stabs at pal Robbie Williams on stage at London’s Shepherd’s Bush Empire on Tuesday, where the singer was joined by his buddy Jonathan Wilkes in the audience. “Paddy was talking about how he’d stayed at Robbie’s Beverly Hills mansion and was offered the services of the star’s personal masseuse,” a witness explained. “It had the crowd in hysterics, including Robbie, who piped back: ‘He’s just jealous!'”
Paddy McGuinness Praises ‘Nice Bloke’ Robbie Williams
March 22, 2006 – Peter Kay’s comedy partner Paddy McGuinness had good things to say about new pal Robbie Williams. “He’s doesn’t act like a megastar, he’s a nice bloke,” McGuinness tells Radio 1.
Robbie Lobbies Hard To Buy Sussex Estate
March 21, 2006 – The Daily Star reports that Robbie Williams is lobbying former Hamley’s chairman Howard Dyer to purchase his Victorian mansion in the Sussex countryside. “He loves this house,” a source said. “He is determined to keep going back to Howard until he gives in. Let’s face it, Robbie usually gets what he wants and he’s not short of cash. I think it’s just a question of time before an offer is put in that is too good to turn down.” Dyer purchased the 67 acre estate a year ago for $10.75 million and plans to renovate it.
Take That Star Predicts Robbie Will Join Them On Stage
March 11, 2006 – Howard Donald tells The Sun his Take That bandmate Robbie Williams will take the stage with them again. “I know it’ll happen,” Donald predicted. “If he doesn’t come on stage with us on this tour, I know at some point Robbie will once more. Never say never. We all know how successful Rob’s been with his solo career but then again he’s got lots of good memories from his time in the band. He’s very proud of his roots. So why wouldn’t he?”
Robbie Williams Blocks Out The Pain
March 6, 2006 – The Sunday Mirror reports that Robbie Williams agreed to let magician Derren Brown skewer his arms with huge needles after being put into a trance-like state so his brain would block out pain for a Channel 4 show, ‘Trick Of The Mind’, airing on March 26th. “By the end Robbie’s looking quite sickened and troubled. But to be fair they were massive needles,” Brown said.