Auto Segment
Mutual Fund Segment
My Budget
Expert Speak
In Association With
Business Standard

Pete Doherty fails to turn up for his own film premiere

Related News

Doherty, 33, plays the lead role in the French film, but didn't make it to the Leicester Square premiere here, reported Digital Spy online.

The film has largely received poor reviews so far but Doherty's Babyshambles bandmate Drew McConnell has defended the singer's debut acting role.

"I thought it was an epic document depicting the struggle of the pre-Victorian pet against the tyranny of 18th Century Europe. It's a triumph! It's his first role, and it's a lead one. I'm proud of him," he said.

Doherty's co-star Charlotte Gainsbourg was also a no-show at the premiere. Gainsbourg has not been involved in the press tour since Doherty alleged that they had an affair while filming.

The ex-Libertine recently said that he and Amy Winehouse were "lovers".

"Confession of a Child of the Century" is in UK cinemas on December 7.


Read more on:   

Read More

Petition, FIR against rapper for offensive lyrics

Amid public outrage over the Delhi gangrape incident, an FIR was lodged against rapper Honey Singh for his offensive lyrics while a group of social ...

Recommended for you


Quick Links


Back to Top