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    Sydney Sweeney stuns in sexy pirate costume complete with corset, stockings and knee-high boots

    SYDNEY Sweeney turned heads in a tiny pirate costume she wore to party on a boat with friends.The actress shared snaps of her sizzling outfit complete with stockings on Instagram, much to the delight of her followers.Sydney Sweeney rocked a pirate costume recentlyCredit: InstagramShe joined her friends in a themed party on a boatCredit: InstagramThe star climbed up onto the bow barefootCredit: InstagramHer sexy outfit stunned fansCredit: InstagramSydney, 26, asked fans: “What’s a pirate’s favorite letter?”In the first photo she showed off her long legs in knee high boots, with stockings riding up to her thighs.The Euphoria star also wore a black corset over a short white dress, that gave viewers a glimpse of her ruffled underwear.To complete the look Sydney put on a lace trimmed pirate hat decorated with a red more in showbizIn one picture taken later in the day she posed on the bow of the boat barefoot.She could also be seen posing alongside her friends in a sweet sunset snap.The blonde beauty then went on to sing Natasha Bedingfield’s song Unwritten in a karaoke duet.Followers flocked to the comments to compliment her stunning fancy dress costume.Most read in CelebrityOne person shared: “I’d let her steal my ship.”Another exclaimed: “NEW FAV PIRATE!”I’m here to remind you that it is in fact, true: Blondes Have More FunA third joked: “Chest already full of treasure.”Sydney has bagged herself roles in The Handmaid’s Tale, The White Lotus and Once Upon a Time in Hollywood in recent years.But it appears her star could skyrocket if she’s selected to become the next Bond girl.Bond boss Barbara Broccoli and her team of producers are on the hunt for a perfect side-kick – or even enemy – for 007.According to bookies, Sydney is second favourite to be picked for the highly-coveted role, after Florence Pugh.That’s not the only thing she has to be excited about, as the Emmy nominee will play the title role in the new Barbarella movie too. More

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    Lila Moss wows as she poses in green jumpsuit and plunging white vest top as she follows mum Kate into modelling

    MODEL Lila Moss tightens her belt — even with wealthy supermodel Kate for a mum.Pouty Lila, 21, told Interview mag she didn’t always want to be like Kate.Lila Moss tightens her belt – even with Kate Moss as her mumCredit: Interview MagazineShe spoke to Interview mag about being the daughter of model Kate MossCredit: Interview MagazineShe said: “I used to want to be a teacher. Being around children makes you more fun and silly.”Lila was born on September 29, 2002, in London.Her dad is Dazed & Confused editor, Jefferson Hack.Her parents split two years after she was born, but they’ve still both managed to spend time with their daughter.READ MORE KATE & LILA MOSSDespite her parents’ A-list status, Hack told Sunday Times Magazine that Lila finds them “deeply uncool.”Lila began her fashion career at the early age of 14.She landed her first major campaign with Marc Jacobs Beauty at the age of just 16.Three years later, she is modeling for brands like Fendi and Versace while being fully and completely herself by openly posing with her glucose monitor.Most read in CelebrityIn 2020, Lila spoke to The Kit about her condition, “I think not many people know that I have diabetes. It’s not visible from the outside, so no one would really know just by looking at you.”Like Mother, Like Daughter: Fashion’s Fabulous FamiliesLila didn’t always want to follow in the footsteps of mum KateCredit: Getty More

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    David Beckham suing huge Hollywood actor after fitness deal sours and leaves him £8.5million out of pocket

    DAVID Beckham is suing actor Mark Wahlberg after a fitness brand deal soured — leaving him £8.5million out of pocket.His firm, DB Ventures Ltd, is claiming the Hollywood star “duped” the England footie legend into working with F45.David Beckham is suing actor Mark Wahlberg after a fitness brand deal soured — leaving him £8.5million out of pocketCredit: GettyWahlberg and his co-defendants claim the allegations of ‘fraudulent conduct’ are baseless and have asked a judge to dismiss the lawsuitCredit: GettyBecks, 48, agreed to be the firm’s global ambassador when he moved to LA, where he and Wahlberg, 52, became friends.He is also suing the actor’s firm, Mark Wahlberg Investment Group (MWIG), and gym group F45’s founders Adam Gilchrist and Rob Deutsch.He claims he lost more than £8.5million when stocks he was promised were withheld until after share prices plummeted.Wahlberg and his co-defendants claim the allegations of “fraudulent conduct” are baseless and have asked a judge to dismiss the lawsuit.READ MORE ON DAVID BECKHAMThe defendants’ motion to dismiss goes further to say DBVL are blaming everyone but themselves, adding: “The 209-page, 610-paragraph SAC [complaint] tries to make up with length what it lacks in merit.Initially, Becks teamed up with golfing legend Greg Norman who also had a grievance against F45, but a judge would later tell the pair they had to sue separately.The former Man Utd and Real Madrid ace lived in the same Beverly Hills neighbourhood as Wahlberg when he and Victoria moved to Los Angeles in 2007 and became close pals with the star.Victoria Beckham shares never seen before look inside incredible £24m Miami penthouse More

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    A-list star turns up at London pub for pint as he continues British visit after watching Prem match & playing basketball

    HOLLYWOOD’S highest-earning star Adam Sandler poses with staff at a modest Greene King pub as his visit to Britain ­continued earlier today.The actor, 57, visited The Winning Post in Whitton, South West London, for a bevvy.Hollywood superstar Adam Sandler poses with staff at a modest Greene King pub in Whitton, South West LondonCredit: Facebook / Winning PostHe has been spotted at Prem footie matches and playing basketball in parks during his extended stay in the capital.The Happy Gilmore star, who earned £58million last year, is here to promote latest film Spaceman and to make a Netflix movie with George Clooney.Adam has been married to wife Jackie Titone since 2003.The pair share two daughters together.READ MORE ON ADAM SANDLEROn May 6, 2006, Adam and Jackie welcomed their first child, Sadie.On November 2, 2008, their second daughter, Sunny, was born.Sadie and Sunny have appeared on-screen together with their famous father several times.The father-daughter trio has been featured in Adam’s films such as Grown Ups, Hotel Transylvania and You Are So Not Invited To My Bat Mitzvah.Most read in CelebrityIn a 2020 interview on The Drew Barrymore Show, Adam joked: “They make it look like I’m forcing them to do it.”I hear sometimes in the house, ‘I wanna be in a movie’ and I say, ‘You are, you were in this, this, and this.’Happy Gilmore star Adam stopped by at the pub for a bevvyCredit: Alamy”Then they go, ‘Not yours.’ I go, ‘Oh, Daddy’s not good enough!’Dracula and the rest of the family return for a monster vacation in Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation More

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    Kate Beckinsale, 50, steps out in Beverly Hills in huge silver platform boots in first outing since hospital dash

    KATE Beckinsale puts on a towering performance as she steps out  in huge silver platform boots.The London-born actress, 50, was seen leaving a skin clinic in Beverly Hills — her first outing since a hospital stay  for a mystery illness.Kate Beckinsale stepped out is silver platform boots in Beverly HillsCredit: BackGridKate’s look is typically more glamorous when she is parading on the red carpetCredit: GettyIt was a far cry from her glam look at showbiz events.In a video  on Instagram, Kate was seen  wearing a top with the words: “Tummy Troubles Survivor”.Last month she shared a selfie from a hospital bed.She was propped up against a wall filled with plug sockets and a TV monitor and wrapped up in white sheets.READ MORE KATE BECKINSALEThe brunette was make-up free but had a huge hair bow accessory pinned to her locks.She then shared a snap showing her pal visiting her and lying on another bed in the room.With the Prisoner’s Daughter star offering no explanation about her condition, fans’ worries were rife.One wrote in the comments section: “Are you OK? Why are you in a hospital? Please get Well soon.”Most read in CelebrityA second put: “What on earth are you doing in hospital Kate?” as a third simply quizzed: “You ok? X”It came after a period of sadness following the death of her stepfather Roy Battersby.Kate Beckinsale looks incredible as she straddles an inflatable swan in a bikiniDirector Roy suffered a “massive stroke” in December and was hospitalised in Los Angeles, California while battling two forms of cancer. More

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    Taylor Swift’s biggest barbs aimed at exes after Matt Healy & Joe Alwyn digs mean pop superstar has now slammed 14 exes

    SHE’S the pop princess who just can’t resist a pop at her exes – and her new album is no exception.Taylor Swift  surprised the world by dropping a Part Two to her Tortured Poets Department album  two hours after its release early yesterday morning, and the combined 31-song double record delivers blows to former British beaus Joe Alwyn and Matty Healy.Taylor Swift has used her new double album to aim swipes at two of her exesCredit: GettyOver the years Taylor has taken a swipe at 14 of her former lovers through her musicCredit: Instagram/@taylorswiftThe duo are in good company, as the 34-year-old serial dater has  over the years delivered swift justice to 14 of her former lovers.Today, we present yet another  Taylor album — this time using  her back catalogue to bring you a greatest hits of  barbs against the men she has been romantically involved with.The second part of yesterday’s album, called The Tortured Poets Department: The Anthology, also reignites her feud with Kim Kardashian. The pair  fell out  in 2016, after Kim’s then husband Kanye West branded Taylor a “bitch” in his song Famous.READ MORE TAYLOR SWIFTIn track thanK you aIMee — which features the US reality star’s name in capital letters — Taylor appears to brand her a bully.She also sings: “I wrote a thousand songs that you find uncool. I built a legacy which you can’t undo. And in your mind, you never beat my spirit black and blue.“One day your kid comes home singing a song that only us two are gonna know is about you. All that time you were throwing punches, I was buildin’ somethin’. “And I can’t forgive the way you made me feel.”Most read in CelebrityIt is classic Taylor, who  has never been one to pull punches, as we — and 14  exes — find out in our own Taylor’s greatest hits . . . Song: Picture To BurnBoyfriend: First love Jordan Alford who she dated aged 14. They had a nasty break-up after he went out with a former friend of Taylor’s.Taylor Swift’s Surprise Second Album: Closure, Clapbacks, and New LoveLyric: I hate that stupid old pick-up truck you never let me drive.You’re a redneck heartbreak who’s really bad at lying.Song: Teardrops On My GuitarTaylor took a swipe at Drew Hardwick after he acted on her hints a little too lateCredit: Hendersonville PoliceBoyfriend: Taylor’s high school crush Drew Hardwick who repeatedly ignored her. Two years after the song’s success, he showed up on her driveway.She told him: “Wow, you’re late.”Lyric: Drew looks at me, I fake a smile so he won’t see that I want and I’m needing everything that we should be. I’ll bet she’s beautiful, that girl he talks about, and she’s got everything that I have to live without.Song: Hey StephenTaylor told Stephen Barker Liles no other girl would write a song for himCredit: GettyBoyfriend: Singer  Stephen Barker Liles, who she got close to while touring with him in 2008.Lyric: Hey Stephen, I could give you 50 reasons why I should be the one you choose. All those other girls, well they’re beautiful, but would they write a song for you?Song: Forever And AlwaysTaylor was upset with how pop star Joe Jonas broke up with herCredit: Getty – ContributorBoyfriend: Joe Jonas, pop star who she dated for three months in 2008 until he ended it over the phone.Lyric: Was I out of line? Did I say something way too honest, made you run and hide like a scared little boy.Song: MineBoyfriend: The late Glee star Cory Monteith, who she secretly dated for a month in 2009.Lyric: You put your arm around me for the first time. You made a rebel of a careless man’s careful daughter. You are the best thing that’s ever been mine.Song: Back To DecemberTaylor had fond memories with namesake Taylor LautnerCredit: Rex FeaturesBoyfriend: Actor Taylor Lautner, who she met on the set of film Valentine’s Day in 2009. They broke up that December.Lyric: I miss your tan skin, your sweet smile, so good to me, so right. And how you held me in your arms that September night.Song: Dear JohnJohn Mayer did not impress Taylor with the way she said he treated herCredit: 2022 Steve GranitzBoyfriend: Singer John Mayer, who she  dated for two months. She was 19 and  he was 31.Lyric: Dear John, I see it all now that you’re gone. Don’t you think I was too young to be messed with?Song: StarlightTaylor briefly dated Conor Kennedy when she was a teenagerBoyfriend: Politician Robert F. Kennedy Jr’s son Conor Kennedy, who she dated in the summer of 2012.Lyric: I met Bobby on the boardwalk, summer of ’45. Picked me up late one night at the window. We were 17 and crazy, running wild, wild.Song: We Are Never Ever Getting Back TogetherTaylor hinted at a tempestuous relationship with Jake GyllenhaalCredit: � Insight News and Features, Inc.Boyfriend: Actor Jake Gyllenhaal, who Taylor dated  in 2010.Lyric: I’m really gonna miss you picking fights, and me, falling for it, screaming that I’m right. And you would hide away and find your peace of mind with some indie record that’s much cooler than mine.Song: StyleTaylor admitted she had a real attraction to Harry StylesCredit: SplashBoyfriend: One Direction hunk Harry Styles, with whom Taylor had a whirlwind romance in 2013.Lyric: Cause you got that James Dean daydream look in your eye, and I got that red lip classic thing that you like. And when we go crashing down, we come back every time, ’cause we never go out of style.Song: I Did Something BadTaylor took a swipe at Loki actor Tom HiddlestonCredit: Rex FeaturesBoyfriend: Actor Tom Hiddleston, who she had a  three-month romance with in the summer of 2016.Lyric: I never trust a playboy but they love me. So I fly him all around the world and I let them think they saved me.Song: I Forgot That You ExistedTaylor says she has no feelings now for DJ Calvin HarrisCredit: BackGridBoyfriend: DJ Calvin Harris, who she dated for 15 months, from 2015.Lyric: I forgot that you existed. It isn’t love, it isn’t hate. It’s just indifference.Song: The Smallest Man Who Ever LivedShe had a brutal dig for long term lover Joe AlwynCredit: GC ImagesBoyfriend: Joe Alwyn, who she broke up with last year after six years.Lyric: You didn’t measure up in any measure of a man. I would have died for your sins but instead I just died inside.Song: I Can Fix Him (No Really I Can)She really wanted it to work out with Matty HealyCredit: SplashBoyfriend: The 1975 frontman Matty Healy. They dated for a month last summer.Lyric: The jokes that he told across the bar were revolting and far too loud. They shake their heads saying, “God help her” when I tell them he’s my man. But your good Lord doesn’t need to lift a finger. I can fix him, no really I can.I don’t get what the big deal is anywayBy Rod McPheeIN the world of pop she is the ultimate digestive biscuit, when what we really want is a party ring.I appreciate I’m one of a very small minority of people   who can’t stand the Taylor Swift phenomenon, but I’m standing my ground here.I’m utterly bewildered by our fringed friend whose army of sycophants hail her as the musical messiahCredit: AFPNot because I’m a misogynist who can’t stand to see a powerful woman call the shots in a male-dominated industry, but the opposite.I refer you back to the Eighties, when the changing world of rock and pop became dominated by divas strutting around stages with bouffant hair, giant earrings and towering high heels.And that was just the men. The women were even wilder. Tina Turner, Madonna, Annie Lennox  – they were gender-bending, trendsetting, rebellious trailblazers who took the planet by storm.They broke taboos regarding race, class, religion and, of course, sexism. No one had ever seen anyone quite like them before.Which is why I’m utterly bewildered by our fringed friend whose army of sycophants hail her as the musical messiah.I will acknowledge that Tay-Tay writes great lyrics and has knocked out some sensational pop songs.She’s also clearly very shrewd and strong-willed and isn’t pandering to anyone’s perceptions of how she should be.Good for her. She’s a decent pop star. But she’s not, as so many claim, an iconic one.In order to earn this iconic status, and the smoke constantly blown up her backside, she ought to be serving something more than a few brightly coloured leotards, which, let’s face it, is the sort of get-up Madonna would wear to nip for a loaf  at Tesco.Madge tackled head-on sexuality, male chauvinists and just about every other form of bigotry imaginable.Those of us of a certain age will recall  her Like A Prayer video, which took a swipe at the Catholic Church and featured a black actor playing Jesus Christ, who she snogged . . . oof!And my scepticism isn’t just because I’m a child of the Eighties, either.Look at all the amazing performers who have emerged since then – Britney Spears, Beyonce, Amy Winehouse.They’re all incredibly distinctive, talented women who, 30 years from now, will still be impersonated and revered. READ MORE SUN STORIESBut will we be able to say the same thing about Swifty? I doubt it.And for all parents who think she’s an inspirational role model, do you really want your kids to grow up coveting a career washing their dirty linen in public? More

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    Forgotten 90s star who was founding member of legendary UK band seen for the first time in 25 years

    A FORGOTTEN 90s star who was the founding member of a legendary UK band has been seen for the first time in 25 years.The reclusive music star was pictured out and about near his North London home.The star was pictured out and about in a light pink topCredit: Click News and MediaThe musician was part of an iconic band in the 90sCredit: Click News and MediaHis fellow bandmate was also snapped in ManchesterCredit: Click News and MediaHe is best known for being part of the iconic band Oasis, arguably the biggest guitar band of the 90s.Paul “Guigsy” McGuigan, 52, keeps a low profile, but was snapped in the capital wearing a light pink top.He was a notoriously quiet member of the group, once described as a “calming influence” on the Gallagher brothers.In 1999, Guigsy quit the group along with Bonehead, to spend more time with his family after his wife Ruth gave birth to their first son Patrick while he was on the Be Here Now tour.Meanwhile, original drummer Tony McCarroll, also 52, has been seen in Manchester.Tony appeared in high spirits while enjoying a walk further north in a blue coat.Despite the eventual songwriting dominance of Noel Gallagher, Oasis were actually formed by Guigsy.He founded the group The Rain in the 1980s, with bandmates Paul “Bonehead” Arthurs, 58, and Tony on drums, before Liam Gallagher , 51, joined.Most read in CelebritySoon after, Liam brought on his brother Noel Gallagher to the group.They changed their name to Oasis when Noel joined the band as guitarist after having spent time working as a roadie for Manc baggies Inspiral Carpets.Oasis were famously signed at King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut in Glasgow, Scotland – and the rest is history.Signed Noel Gallagher guitar comes to exclusive auction alongside celebrity-owned objects Dismissing false modesty in favour of supreme confidence, Oasis set out to be the biggest band in the world.The iconic band rose to prominence throughout 1994 – including a performance at the legendary 100 Club in London.Their debut album, ‘Definitely Maybe’, entered the UK album chart at Number 1 upon its release in August 1994, and in the process became the fastest-selling debut album in the UK at the time.They first headlined the Glastonbury Festival’s celebrated Pyramid Stage in 1995, where they previewed tracks from the yet-to-be-released ‘(What’s The Story) Morning Glory’.Oasis next headlined Glastonbury in 2004 with former Beatle Paul McCartney and pomp-rockers Muse.But despite achieving unimaginable heights, their success came at a high personal price, leaving brothers Liam Gallagher and Noel Gallagher on not-so amicable terms.Oasis are a iconic English rock bandCredit: PA:Press AssociationNoel Gallagher (R) and Paul McGuigan from the British rock band OasisCredit: ReutersOasis officially split in August 2009. Noel broke the news on the band’s official website.He wrote: “It is with some sadness and great relief…I quit Oasis tonight. “People will write and say what they like, but I simply could not go on working with Liam a day longer.”The relationship between brothers Liam and Noel Gallagher was always fractious at best – as evidenced by the bootleg single ‘Wibbling Rivalry’.It comes after Oasis released a previously unheard live track – a version of Supersonic from back in 1994 recorded the day ‘Definitely Maybe’ went to number one in the album charts. The song, which captures the band’s early live sound, was recorded at the Limelight, Belfast on September 4, 1994, and is available on YouTube and Spotify.Shortly before taking to the stage, the band learned their debut album had reached number 1 in the UK Official Album Chart. READ MORE SUN STORIESThe track has been released to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the classic debut single Supersonic, originally released on April 11, 1994.What have Oasis members done since their split?Oasis split in 2009 but it didn’t stop the musicians from embarking on separate careers
    Noel Gallagher
    Noel, now 56, was the last to join the group in 1993, with Liam originally asking him to manage them, which he refused.
    It was Noel who walked away from the remaining members of the band in 2009, following a spat with Liam at Rock en Seine festival in Paris. 
    Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds are enjoying enormous success, releasing their fourth album in June 2023.
    Noel shares a daughter Anais, 24, with Meg Mathews and sons Donovan, 17, and Sonny, 14, with Sara MacDonald.
    Liam Gallagher
    Liam topped the album charts just last month, with a collaboration with John Squire, and has also enjoyed solo No. 1 albums
    He has also won plaudits for his solo efforts since Oasis was wound up, including 2017 album As You Were.
    Liam’s solo career took off following the demise of the post-Oasis outfit, Beady Eye.
    The singer, who blames brother Noel for calling time on the band after a bust-up in 2009, said that if Noel sent him a “box of choccies”, he would forgive him.
    He is happily married to wife Debbie Gwyther, after several high profile divorces from All Saints singer Nicole Appleton, who he shares son Gene, 22, and Patsy Kensit, who he shares son Lennon, 24.
    He also has a daughter Molly Moorish, 26, from a previous relationship with Lisa Moorish. 
    Paul “Guigsy” McGuigan
    Guigsy was the group’s bassist from 1991 to 1999, although he briefly quit the group in 1995 due to exhaustion, and was replaced on bass for the video accompanying Oasis’ hit Wonderwall.
    Guigsy was notoriously quiet member of the group, once described as a “calming influence” on the Gallaghers – besides an occasion in 1994 when he and Liam were locked in a cell on a ferry travelling to Amsterdam for getting into a bust-up on board, before being deported back to the UK from Holland.
    n 1999, Guigsy quit the group along with Bonehead, to spend more time with his family after his wife Ruth gave birth to their first son Patrick while he was on the Be Here Now tour.
    Now living quietly with his family outside London, he occasionally DJs.
    But he stays out of the limelight and declined to participate in the 2004 Definitely Maybe DVD, or the 2016 Supersonic documentary.
    Tony McCarroll
    Just a year after Definitely Maybe’s release, drummer Tony left the group in a bitter breakup while they recorded What’s the Story Morning Glory?
    Noel reportedly said: “I like Tony as a geezer but he wouldn’t have been able to drum the new songs.”
    Tony attempted to sue Oasis for £18m, but in 1999 it was settled out of court for a six-figure sum. Tony said he “got drunk for three whole years” as the court case dragged on.
    In 2019, McCarroll went to a party for the Oasis documentary “Supersonic,” where he had a fond reunion with Liam.
    In 2021, he suffered a heart attack and praised the NHS for helping him recover.
    In 2022, he got married to wife Sue, who he lives in Manchester with, and works as a guest speaker, presenter and podcaster.
    Paul Arthurs aka Bonehead
    In April 2022, Bonehead was diagnosed with tonsil cancer but announced months later that it had “gone” after a course of chemotherapy and radiotherapy.
    He quit Oasis in 1999 following a spat with Noel, and to spend more time with his family.
    His two children, Lucy, 28, and Jude, 25, were just four and one when he walked away.
    Bonehead was replaced by Gem Archer, and went on to perform with Liam in Beady Eye during the 2010s. More

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    How old is Paul McCartney and what is his net worth?

    PAUL MCCARTNEY is a well-known pop icon with a huge career both as a member of The Beatles and as a solo performer.But how much is he worth and what did he do when the Fab Four split? Here’s all you need to know.How old is Paul McCartney and is he married?Sir Paul McCartney was born in Walton, Liverpool on June 18, 1942.He attended Stockton Wood Road Primary School in Speke from 1947 until 1949.In 1949, he transferred to Joseph Williams Junior School in Belle Vale.In 1953, he passed the 11-plus exam, meaning he could attend the local grammar school. According to Celebrity Net Worth, Sir Paul has a net worth of $1.2billion (around £978.4million)Credit: GettyHe met bandmate George Harrison at school, and the pair quickly became friends.McCartney has been married three times – to Linda Eastman from 1969 until her death from breast cancer in 1998; to Heather Mills from 2002 until their divorce in 2008; before marrying his current wife Nancy Shevell in 2011.McCartney has five children.He legally adopted his first wife Linda’s daughter Heather and they went on to have Mary, Stella and James.He also had a daughter with his second wife Heather Mills, called Beatrice.Sir Paul turned 81 in June 2023.Read More on CelebrityWhat’s Paul McCartney’s net worth?Sir Paul is one of the richest musicians in the world.According to Celebrity Net Worth, he has a net worth of $1.2billion (around £978.4million).He will have earned the huge amount throughout his successful music career. Sir Paul confessed he considered giving up music altogether after The Beatles broke upCredit: GettyWhat did Paul McCartney do after the Beatles broke up?The Beatles would make for a pretty tough act to follow, but Paul had a hugely successful career after the legendary band parted ways.Following the break up, McCartney released his debut solo album in 1970: McCartney, before forming the band Wings with first wife Linda, and Denny Laine.Wings became one of the most successful bands of the 1970s, with more than a dozen international top 10 singles and albums.But Sir Paul later spoke about the depression he suffered after the Beatles broke up, confessing he considered giving up music altogether.

    “It was difficult to know what to do after The Beatles. How do you follow that?” he told BBC Radio 4.

    “I was depressed. You would be. You were breaking from your lifelong friends.”
    McCartney also admitted turning to alcohol  – and only pulled himself out of it after meeting Linda.
    He told GQ Magazine: “In truth, I just took to booze. There wasn’t much time to have mental health issues, it was just, f*** it, it’s boozing or sleeping.”
    When John Lennon was shot and killed outside his Manhattan home in 1980, McCartney was forced to take a decade out from touring over increased security concerns, but returned to music in the 1990s and 2000s.
    In 1997 he was knighted by The Queen “for services to music”.
    In 2020, he announced that he would be signing off on a new album McCartney III – 40 years after McCartney II.

    The release was named The Sun’s Album of the Year in 2020.Outside of music Sir McCartney has also been a strong advocate of vegetarianism and animal rights. Paul has been married three timesWhere can I watch The Beatles’ documentary Let It Be?The Beatles’ 1970 documentary Let It Be is coming to Disney+ in May.After decades out of circulation the documentary has been restored by Peter Jackson’s production company.Let It Be follows the recording sessions of the band’s final album.It was originally released weeks after the Beatles officially announced their split.In a statement Jackson said: “I’m absolutely thrilled that … Let it Be has been restored and is finally being rereleased after being unavailable for decades.”I’ve always thought that Let It Be is needed to complete the Get Back story.” More