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Harry Potter’s Robbie Coltrane left wheelchair-bound after 'crippling' health problems

Harry Potter’s Robbie Coltrane left wheelchair-bound after 'crippling' health problems

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Harry Potter star Robbie Coltrane has sparked concern among fans after he was spotted in a wheelchair this week.The 68-year-old actor, who played friendly half-human half-giant Rubeus Hagrid in the hit saga, was seen at the Renaissance Hotel in London, where he was promoting Hagrid's Magical Creatures Motorbike ride at Universal.According to The Sun, Robbie has been unable to walk due to a problem with his knee.A source told the publication: “Robbie has been in constant pain for years now, with his knee constantly deteriorating. Related Articles HEALTH PROBLEMS: Robbie Coltrane was seen using a wheelchair after crippling health issues (Pic: GETTY ) “It’s left him unable to walk without any assistance and he’s been given a wheelchair while he waits to have a spe...
Robbie Williams 'proud' to be new face of Weight Watchers

Robbie Williams 'proud' to be new face of Weight Watchers

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Robbie Williams has been revealed as a brand ambassador for WW, formerly known as Weight Watchers, alongside Oprah Winfrey and Kate Hudson. The X Factor judge will use his personal weight journey to encourage others to be healthier in 2019.He is one of several ambassadors in the Every Body Matters campaign. Image: Robbie poked fun at his weight with his 2013 song No One Likes A Fat Pop Star Weight Watchers rebranded as WW, dropping the 'Weight' reference, in September and now aims to focus on wellness and health.Williams will be sharing his "wellness journey" on social media, using the hashtag #MyWhy.He said: "WW is the first programme that truly feels like it fits with my life."After my back injury last year, I defini...
Louis Tomlinson and Robbie Williams named new judges on The X Factor

Louis Tomlinson and Robbie Williams named new judges on The X Factor

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Robbie Williams is to join the X Factor judging panel when the show returns to screens this summer, ITV has announced.The former Take That singer, 44, fills the vacancy left by long-standing judge Louis Walsh, who quit the show last month after 13 years.Louis Tomlinson will join the panel along with Robbie's wife Ayda Field, and long-term judge Simon Cowell.Sharon Osbourne will also be a judge - but only on the live shows that follow the pre-filmed auditions.The new judging panel was unveiled in central London on Tuesday ahead of the auditions, which are set to begin later this week.One Direction's Louis Tomlinson, 26, will take up his position after finding fame on the show in 2010.The Back to You singer appeared as a guest judg...
'I could've hit it with a tennis ball’ Robbie Williams lifts lid on bombshell UFO sighting

'I could've hit it with a tennis ball’ Robbie Williams lifts lid on bombshell UFO sighting

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Stoke’s most famous son has lived a colourful life.The Angels star often shares details of his wild alcohol-fuelled party days.But he has now revealed his very own Twilight Zone moment, claiming that a UFO came within touching distance of him.GETTY/60 MINUTESALIENS: Robbie claims he could have hit a UFO with a tennis ball “I’ve seen one right above me. If I got a tennis ball out I could have hit it” Robbie Williams“I’ve seen a few strange things. I’ve experienced phenomena I can’t explain,” he told 60 Minutes.Robbie, 44, claimed all of his close encounters have come in Britain and the United States, describing them as “intriguing and powerful”.The former Take That singer added: “I’ve seen one right above me.“If I got a tennis ball out I could have hit it.”Clearly shock