Look at me now! Despite being a let down to his macho father, Alan Carr continues to turn his toothy campness into TV gold…

Look at me now! Despite being a let down to his macho father, Alan Carr continues to turn his toothy campness into TV gold…

Look at me now! Despite being a let down to his macho father, Alan Carr continues to turn his toothy campness into TV gold…

2:39 AM on 11th June 2011

Success story: Alan Carr is back with his TV series Chatty Man and having moved from Mondays to a Friday night slot, is pitted against Graham Norton

Success story: Alan Carr is back with his TV series Chatty Man and having moved from Mondays to a Friday night slot, is pitted against Graham Norton”s show

Macho: Alan Carr

Macho: Alan Carr”s father Graham as manager of Northampton Town football club

Star attraction: Alan has pulled in some big names to his TV show including Kylie Minogue (pictured)

Star attraction: Alan has pulled in some big names to his TV show including Kylie Minogue (pictured)

Star status: Alan Carr (pictured fifth from left) is comfortable with his celebrity status counting Amy Winehouse and Carol Vorderman as pals

Star status: Alan Carr (pictured fifth from left) is comfortable with his celebrity status counting Amy Winehouse and Carol Vorderman as pals

Family matters: It was only recently that Alan talked to his mother about his sexuality

Family matters: It was only recently that Alan talked to his mother about his sexuality