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David Gest has been diagnosed with a neck tumour requiring surgery. The former I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here! contestant has been forced to pull out of his pantomime role in A Nightmare on Lime Street. ''I was really looking forward to singing in this wonderful play written by Fred Lawless," Gest told Bang Showbiz. "I have worked with a fabulous musical director named Howard Gray who has taught me how to sing and phrase and made it a brilliant experience for me. But I have no choice.'' Otolaryngologist Neal S Beckford added: ''Mr Gest is flying to Memphis and will have the operation to remove the tumour on his neck immediately (more) »


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