Tweet: "So proud to announce my brand new boy band. #WrongDirection". British actor-turned-late night talk show host James Corden jokes about forming a new group with Oscar nominee Eddie Redmayne, jazz singer Jamie Cullum and celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay after taking a photo together while attending the Film is Great event in West Hollywood, Los Angeles, on Friday (26Feb16). The bash celebrated this year's (16) British Oscar nominees and members of the movie industry ahead of Sunday's (28Feb16) Academy Awards.
Fact: Jamie Cullum was named Jazz Broadcaster of the Year at the 2012 Parliamentary Jazz Awards at London's House of Commons on Wednesday night (16May12). The musician hosts a popular jazz-focused show on Bbc Radio 2.
Quote: "It'll normally be by accident, like driving past a car crash. You should take something from it. You have to, otherwise you go insane." Jamie Cullum tries to avoid reading press reviews of his music.
Fact: British crooner Jamie Cullum held a free concert earlier this week (beg03May10) at London's Clapham Grand to an all-star audience including actor Kevin Spacey, singers Will Young, Natalie Imbruglia and Emma Bunton, as well as his wife, model Sophie Dahl. Cullum held the $45,000 (£30,000) gig instead of handing out complimentary passes to his regular concerts.
Tweet: "Still in exile. My radio show will come to you from Australia. Raft idea abandoned due to laziness." British singer Jamie Cullum is still stranded Down Under thanks to flight chaos caused by Iceland's volcanic eruption earlier this month (Apr10).
Tweet: "Stranded in Oz with no flight in sight. Oddly liberating." Jazz star Jamie Cullum is struggling to get back to the U.K. from Australia following Iceland's volcanic eruption, which is playing havoc with flights in and out of northern Europe.
Quote: "Just took cold and flu night time medicine at 7am by mistake. It's gonna be a slow day." Jamie Cullum is nursing a nasty illness.
Tweet: "Sir John Dankworth - a great man and one of our finest musicians and composers has died. Rest in peace sir." British singer Jamie Cullum pays tribute to jazz legend SIR JOHN DANKWORTH, who died on Saturday (06Feb10), aged 82.
Quote: "We did a song where there's a mass crowd singalong at the end - there's 50 to 100 people on there, but yes, she's on it." Jamie Cullum was delighted that his fiancee Sophie Dahl agreed to sing on a track on his forthcoming album THE PURSUIT.
Fact: Spoof rock band Spinal Tap thrilled fans at Glastonbury festival in the U.K. - they were joined onstage by British singer/pianist Jamie Cullum for a rendition of SHORT AND SWEET, and by former Pulp frontman Jarvis Cocker on BIG BOTTOM.
Quote: "I met her - I went in for a kiss, but I missed. (I) kissed the security guy instead." British singer Jamie Cullum made a fool of himself when he met SCARLETT JOHANSSON.
Quote: "I used the word c**t in an American meeting recently, and some lady left the room. That word is second nature to us Brits. We call our mothers that." British singer/songwriter Jamie Cullum defends his use of bad language.
Fact: British pop act THE PET SHOP BOYS are headlining a summer festival at the Tower Of London. Other artists booked for the extravaganza, which kicks off in June (06), include James Brown, Jamie Cullum and Dionne Warwick.
Quote: <p>"I still use the tube (London underground) a couple of times a week. It's amazing how inconspicuous you can be in a DARTH VADER mask." Jazz sensation Jamie Cullum on staying grounded. </p>