There were claims the Popstars
judges wanted to throw Andrew out because his limited vision would prevent him from performing complex dance routines.
"If I hadn't missed out on the final five for Popstars
, I wouldn't be in Liberty X," Tony smiles, showing those now world-famous dimples.
MODERN TREND: Popstars
winners (from left) Owen Ford, aged seven, Daniel Phythin and Demi-Lea Dell, both aged 10, with (left) Kirsty Hambridge, aged 10, during a clarinet session.
``But before going into Popstars
I had usually been part of a group so I had a lot of butterflies in my stomach before the competition.''
The Irish rights to the Popstars
show - which has taken television audiences across the world by storm - was snapped up by Dublin company Shinawill Productions.
Moms & Babies asked how life is with the little popstar
. Mommy Carla answers, "It's indeed a wonderful ride.
XFactor and Popstar
to Operastar winner Joe McElderry is on tour and coming to Rhyl next month.
The native North-easterner is back on the road with a 16-date UK tour, following his victorious appearance on Popstar
to Operastar, and will be heading to Teesside on Friday, November 18.
But full marks for optimism to host Myleene Klass for hailing him "the winner of Popstar
To Operastar 2011." Like there's going to be a Popstar
To Operastar 2012.
NEWLY crowned Popstar
to Operastar winner Joe McElderry has landed a new record deal.
Summary: He has been the butt of Harry Hill's jokes, but luckily Popstar
To Operastar finalist Darius Campbell can see the funny side of it.
to Operastar (ITV1, 9pm) SIX weeks ago, presenters Myleene Klass and Alan Titchmarsh introduced Alex James, Bernie Nolan, Kym Marsh, Danny Jones, Darius Campbell, Marcella Detroit, Jimmy Osmond and Vanessa White as the contestants competing in the inaugural series of Popstar
to Operastar and we've been hooked ever since.
The arena gets dark, and the jumbo monitor above the stage shows a glittery, '80s-outfitted popstar
exiting her glam dressing room.
TEENAGE phenomenon Aaron Carter makes his film debut in this hit new family comedy Popstar
from Momentum Pictures.
Campbell, who changed his name from Danesh, recently made his first move into opera by winning ITV's Popstar
To Operastar series.