Jim Davidson
Jim Davidson

Jim Davidson

  • 70 years old
  • Stand-up comedian

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Jim Davidson, 70, 'starts a new chapter' with girlfriend 23 years his junior as he finalises divorce from his fifth wife

His love life has been as tumultuous as his career, having walked down the aisle an impressive five times. And now, controversial comedian Jim Davidson has 'started a new chapter' with a girlfriend called Natasha, who is 23 years his junior - after finalising his divorce from wife of 14 years, Michelle Cotton last year.

Jennifer Ruby, Daily Mail, 21st February 2024

Ex-soldier wins Jim Davidson's comedy talent hunt

Former soldier Pat Smith has won the comedy talent hunt run by Jim Davidson. The 32-year-old took the Laughter Class crown at the Concorde Club in Eastleigh this week, and now gets to support Davidson on tour as part of his prize.

Chortle, 2nd November 2023

Jim Davidson puts his historic country manor home on the market for £1.85million

The sale comes four months after announcing the end of his fifth marriage.

Daily Mail, 8th August 2023

Laugh like you used to: review of Jim Davidson & co

The forces of globalisation and human flux were brushing up against this strange display of English resentment, and there appeared to be little fightback beyond a few knackered old jokes.

Clive Martin, The Fence, 7th August 2023

Meet the hopefuls Jim Davidson is helping get into comedy

Nine budding stand-ups are hoping to carve out careers in comedy after making it to the finals of Jim Davidson's new talent hunt. The 69-year-old comic launched the Laughter Class search for future comedy stars, on his Ustreme streaming channel with the aim of giving hopefuls being the same 'guidance and tools to succeed in the industry' as he received after getting his big break on the TV talent contest New Faces.

Chortle, 5th June 2023

Jim Davidson appeals driving ban

Jim Davidson has appeared at Southampton Crown Court in a bid to reverse a 12-month driving ban for speeding.

Chortle, 26th May 2023

Scott Capurro joins Jim Davidson's streaming platform

The American comedian will host a weekly topical show on Ustreme, offering his 'no-holds-barred opinion' on events in his homeland.

Chortle, 6th April 2023

Jim Davidson splits from fifth wife Michelle Cotton after 14 years

The TV star, 69, who hosted The Generation Game and Big Break at the height of his fame, told pals he is "gutted".

Hannah Hope and Ryan Parry, The Sun, 2nd April 2023

Jim Davidson launches talent hunt contest

Ustreme, the streaming service set up by the comic has launched a talent hunt, with those selected given training 'in all genres of comedy from stand-up to panto'.

Chortle, 28th February 2023

Jim Davidson feared Operation Yewtree arrest would end his career but he won't sue police

Jim Davidson has opened up on his fears for his career when he was arrested as part of Operation Yewtree, but says he won't sue the police as they were doing their job.

Katherine Heslop, The Mirror, 12th February 2023

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