'See, I am straight Paul!' David Walliams brings wife to Lara Stone to McCartney concert after sexuality joke
08:17 GMT, 30 March 2012
The last time David Walliams attended a Sir Paul McCartney gig, the veteran rocker insinuated he was gay.
So when the new Britain's Got Talent judge turned up to watch the former Beatle with his wife Lara Stone last night, there would be no such confusion.
The comedian, 40, arrived with his stunning Dutch model spouse, 28, for McCartney's gig for the Teenage Cancer Trust at London's Royal Albert Hall.
Date night: Comedian David Walliams and his model wife Lara Stone leave London's Royal Albert Hall last night
Joker: Sir Paul McCartney, pictured on-stage last night, had previously insinuated Walliams was gay
The couple joined a host of stars at the concert, including Ronnie Wood, Sarah Ferguson, Terry Jones and Joe McElderry.
clearly enjoyed the gig, tweeting on the way home: 'We just saw Sir
Paul McCartney play at the Royal Albert Hall. It was the best concert I
have ever seen.'
a new interview with the UK edition of Harper's Bazaar, Walliams
admitted McCartney had insinuated he was homosexual when they met at a
Glam: Dutch model Stone showed off her statuesque figure in a black mini dress
He told the magazine: 'Lara and I had planned to see Paul McCartney in concert. I met him at Kate Moss's wedding. I mean, it was like meeting Mozart.
'Lara suddenly got a job and had to go to
New York, so I took my friend James instead.
'I saw Paul before the show
and I said, “Sorry Lara couldn't come, I brought James.”
All for a good cause: Sarah Ferguson (left) and singer Joe McElderry (right) also attended the gig
'And he said, “Ahh come on, we all know the real reason, David.”
'He was insinuating that James was my
boyfriend, I just thought, “Bl**dy hell! Macca is making a joke about my
sexuality. How did that happen”'
Last night's concert saw an impromptu supergroup formed, with Rolling Stones rocker Wood and The Who's Roger Daltrey joining McCartney on stage.
Veteran rockers: McCartney was joined backstage by Paul Weller and Ronnie Wood
Former X Factor winner McElderry appeared to be enjoying the entertainment.
He tweeted: 'Gotta wear a suit cause I'm in the royal box tonight… Not the best outfit for this type of weather!
'Hey Jude!! @PaulMcCartney !!! Amazing!!!'
Still smoking Wood shared a taxi with his girlfriend Sally Humphreys and Stereophonics' Kelly Jones