Jean-Christophe Novelli: My father punished me by making me do multiplication

Jean-Christophe Novelli: My father punished me by making me do multiplication – but I ended up loving maths and to this day I’m brilliant at it

We ask a celebrity a set of devilishly probing questions – and only accept THE definitive answer. This week it’s TV chef Jean-Christophe Novelli…

Jean-Christophe can drink up to eight cups of black coffee a day

Jean-Christophe can drink up to eight cups of black coffee a day

During his fantasy 24 hours Jean-Christophe would drive to Austria

During his fantasy 24 hours Jean-Christophe would drive to Austria

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Jean-Christophe finds the TV series Columbo helps him to switch off (left) and he would love to buy a pie and pint for Georges-Jacques Danton (right)

Jean-Christophe would love to have been in the changing room at Old Trafford after Man Utd were beaten 6-1 by Man City in October

Jean-Christophe would love to have been in the changing room at Old Trafford after Man Utd were beaten 6-1 by Man City in October

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Jean-Christophe says he is a quick runner (left) and loves coffee (right)


Jean-Christophe would gladly trade places with Dutch footballer Johan Cruyff

Jean-Christophe would gladly trade places with Dutch footballer Johan Cruyff