When I got in the cab with my wife, I really regretted it, saying, ‘Oh why didn’t I say hello?Já havíamos falado sobre o atual projeto de Dougie Poynter por aqui – a gravação de um filme independente, mas aparentemente tem mais coisa por aí nesse meio… conversou com ele durante a filmagem de Ele já é bem sucedido como uma estrela do pop e como 1/4 da banda Mc Fly, mas no começo deste ano rolaram alguns rumores de que Dougie estaria planejando moldar uma carreira de filmes de Hollywood para ele.Me and Danny went over and shook his hand and I don’t even know what I said, but it was probably horribly embarrassing.“Then he just pulled out this light and put it in my ear and pulled it out the other side and then put it in his mouth. ’“Then I saw him when I was at a restaurant for our anniversary and he was on the table next to us.Tom and his wife Giovanna, first crossed paths at the Sylvia Young Theatre School in London.“We met when we were 13, so we were together through school, broke up when we left school for about a year and then got back together when we were 18.“We’re just really great friends – we genuinely like each other and find each other funny.
My dad used to tell me stories about aliens and UFOs when I was a kid and I was fascinated by science fiction and aliens."I loved the stories and I would ask him to tell me them, then I wouldn’t be able to sleep. That was the reason why I haven’t been able to sleep into my thirties.In the evening when the kids go to bed, I sit with a lot of coffee, next to the coffee machine, and write until I fall asleep.”Mc Fly are on a hiatus while father of one and Strictly winner Harry Judd and dad-to-be and The Voice Kids coach Danny Jones focus on their families and other projects.Dougie is establishing an acting career in Los Angeles.“We’re still very much a band but we’ve just got a lot of other stuff going on,” says Tom.She feels the same way about me and my reactions to her.“We’ve known each other so long. It’s amazing to have that closeness with someone who’s known you since we were kids.”Tom has been working on a movie musical project that brought him face to face with Hollywood producer Steven Spielberg.The movie mogul was interested in becoming involved with the project and asked to meet Tom and the rest of the team in New York to discuss it.My wife said, ‘You have to say hello’, but I just couldn’t.I was too starstruck.“As we were leaving, he was stood on his own at the bar.They now meet up for regular brunches with all the kids to ensure they don’t lose touch.“I do miss them all,” says Tom.“I was 18 when we first started and we all lived in a house with each other for four or five years.Then we all bought places next door to each other and we were neighbours for three or four years.O baixista do Mc Fly e do Mc Busted – que está solteiro desde o término com a namorada Ellie Goulding no início do ano – supostamente esteve se encontrando com agentes e produtores enquanto estava em Los Angeles. Você olha para tudo de uma forma completamente diferente quando está mais velho.Agora, nós podemos confirmar que Dougie tem feito aulas de atuação e na verdade acabou de filmar um de seus primeiros papeis – uma participação especial em um filme de horror cômico britânico intitulado Encontrando-o no set de filmagem – uma mansão abandonada próxima a Londres – Dougie está bem diferente de seu usual, com o cabelo preso para trás e com maquiagem para fazê-lo parecer mais velho. O roteiro foi ótimos e hilário.” , com Chris Pine e Lindsay Lohan – fazendo o papel dele mesmo. Nós estávamos fazendo os próprios papeis, então estávamos apenas tirando uma. “Eu tenho estudado principalmente na Alder (Stella Adler Studio of Acting), tanto aqui quanto nos Estados Unidos.