We set ourselves a challenge. To find the 6 degrees of separation from Nashville based rock ‘n’ roll genius Jack White to skipping observational comedian Michael McIntyre.
1. In 2003, White made his acting debut in Mutant Swinger from Mars, and had a brief but highly publicized romantic relationship with actress Renée Zellweger, whom he met during the filming of Cold Mountain.
2. One of Renée Zellweger’s most famous film roles was as London singleton Bridget Jones, films adapted from the novels of the same name by Helen Fielding.
3. In 1978 Helen Fielding appeared at the Edinburgh Festival alongside Rowan Atkinson and Richard Curtis as part of Oxford Revue.
4. In the early 80’s Rowan Atkinson was in a relationship with Leslie Ash.
5. Neil Morrissey, who famously had an affair with Amanda Holden whilst her husband Les Dennis was in the Celebrity Big Brother House, played the role of Leslie Ash’s love interest in Men Behaving Badly.
6. Amanda Holden appeared alongside David Hasselhoff and Michael McIntyre as judges on Britain’s Got Talent in 2011.