Originally Posted by googleking
She was absolutely terrible in Thoroughly Modern Millie. There's a reason she's not made it back on to the West End stage in the 8 years since, despite supposedly being the be all and end all of musical theatre that she likes to think she is ...
Thoroughly talent-free woman who IS only famous because of Les Dennis. I certainly won't be rushing to Shrek!
... and she only came to his attention as a contestant on Blind Date
! He was a very useful stepping stone for her, she must be tough as old boots to have carved out a career from being averagely good at acting/singing/dancing. I don't like her, she comes across as very insincere, but you have to admit she's done alright!