Never play Brad Pitt at Boggle or get in Barbra Streisand"s way when she needs the loo: Owain Yeoman – Office star Lucy Davis"s ex-husband -…

Never play Brad Pitt at Boggle or get in Barbra Streisand's way when she needs the loo: Owain Yeoman – Office star Lucy Davis's ex-husband – on life as Hollywood's hottest Welshman | UPDATED: 22:46 GMT, 16 November 2012 'I was basically going from being in the school play to auditioning for a 100 million movie,' says Owain Yeoman Owain Yeoman was barely 25, an Oxford graduate and fresh out of RADA when he got his very first audition, for a part in a swords-and-sandals war film based loosely on Homer’s Iliad. The film was called Troy and its star happened to be none other than Brad Pitt.

Christmas Countdown: Wow your way through the festive season with FEMAIL"s pick of the best party dresses and accessories

Christmas Countdown: Wow your way through the festive season with FEMAIL's pick of the best party dresses and accessories PUBLISHED: 13:59 GMT, 14 November 2012 | UPDATED: 15:04 GMT, 16 November 2012 The Christmas party season is fast approaching – and so too the 'what to wear' dilemma. Whether you're at an office bash, out on the town or hosting a cocktail party at home this year, add some sparkle to the celebrations with FEMAIL's pick of the season's best festive party pieces… Black and gold CLOCKWISE FROM TOP LEFT: Chanel logo hairclip, 395, farfetch.com; gold cuff, 208.50, by Eina Ahluwalia at boticca.com; jewelled chiffon gown, 159.99, Mango; Hashtag metal trim heeled sandals, 45, ASOS.com; Regal tassel earrings, 12, Accessorize; Beatrix box bag, 65, Whistles.co.uk Purple reigns CLOCKWISE FROM TOP LEFT: Arty gold-plated ring, 180, YSL; Gold-plated feather headband, 106, Boticca.com; Clara pintuck pleated dress, 165, Whistles; People Tree star drop earrings, 8, exclusive to ASOS.com; Etoile collar in gold by Mademoiselle Felee, 75 at Boticca.com; Janna sandal, 225, LK Bennett Golden girl CLOCKWISE FROM TOP LEFT: 18ct gold filigree solitaire, 180, Tomassa.com; sparkle box chain earrings, 12.50, by Diva at Miss Selfridge, missselfridge.com; dress, 120, Miss Selfridge, as before; gold bracelet, 8, Accessorize; gold pumps, 455, Jimmy Choo; gold wrist-strap clutch, 16, Accessorize

Rita Ora in white dress for MOBO Awards 2012

Why stick to just one gown! Rita Ora shows off her waist in dazzling white dress before slipping into flirty number at MOBO Awards 2012 | UPDATED: 01:56 GMT, 4 November 2012 As a nominated artist for this year's MOBO Awards, it's Rita Ora's night to shine. And the 21-year-old singer certainly took the spotlight as stepped out onto the red carpet looking fierce and glammed up in a fashionable white dress

Iris Schieferstein shoes made from dead animals that Lady Gaga loves

One foot in the grave: The bizarre shoes made from dead animals that Lady Gaga loves This bizarre range of shoes may make the owner feel like they have one foot in the grave. Crafted from dead animals, Iris Schieferstein's outlandish designs fetch up to 3,900 and have proved a hit with extreme dressers such as Lady Gaga. Some of the most controversial pieces include a pair of sandals sporting stuffed doves with their wings spread wide and a collection of heels fashioned from hollow horse hooves

Vanessa Lachey shows off her post-baby body in fitted jeans as she steps out for lunch

New mother Vanessa Lachey is back in her fitted jeans as she leaves baby Camden at home for lunch with friends | UPDATED: 23:31 GMT, 17 October 2012 Her son Camden John is less than a month old, but Vanessa Lachey is already back in her jeans. The TV host showed off her post baby body on Wednesday as she stepped out in Los Angeles. The 31-year-old's low key outfit was chic yet comfortable, while she had taken the time to blow dry her long brown hair

Bizarre furry footwear on Celine catwalk gets style set"s seal of approval – but is it the ugliest fashion trend ever?

Bizarre furry footwear on Celine catwalk gets style set's seal of approval – but is it the ugliest fashion trend ever | UPDATED: 22:37 GMT, 3 October 2012 What Phoebe Philo designs, women usually want. And end up buying. The designer, now in her fourth year at the helm of Celine, sent out a spring collection of covetable, cool, loose-fitting clothes; which were paired with outlandish furry shoes.

Dallas sparks 80s fashion revival on high street as shoulder pads, power suits and pearls make a comeback

Dallas sparks 80s fashion revival on high street as shoulder pads, power suits and pearls make a comeback Two piece suits and bold prints among the pieces making a comeback High street retailer Debenhams reports a 110 percent increase in sales of trouser suits Sales of costume jewellery, including big crystals and pearls, go up by 34 per cent | UPDATED: 15:11 GMT, 28 September 2012 Cult TV show Dallas has sparked an 80's fashion revival, according to sales figures released today by high street retailer Debenhams. But put thoughts of neon leggings and denim jackets out of your mind: the character driving the trend is matriarch Sue Ellen Ewing, played by 71-year-old actress Linda Gray. Sales of tailored dresses and jackets similar to those worn by the actress have more than doubled since Sue Ellen first appeared on the Channel 5 show, according to Debenhams.

Alexandra Burke slips into a bottom-displaying bandage dress to help her sister celebrate her birthday in style

Bottoms up! Alexandra Burke slips into a naughty peek-a-bum bandage dress to celebrate with her sister | UPDATED: 13:27 GMT, 25 September 2012 She's known for her toned body and on Monday evening singer Alexandra Burke didn't hesitate showing it off in a daring bandage dress with cut-out detailing, giving passerbys a sneak peek at her bottom.