According to The Sun, when quizzed about whether she could have worked with The Mighty Boosh star Noel she said: 'I don’t know him, but I’d take my chances.'Mary praised fellow new co-host Prue Leith, saying the chef had the right 'personality' and solid baking 'knowledge' to succeed.
This comes after Noel's appointment, alongside Sandi Toksvig, as Great British Bake Off's new host was defended by Paul Hollywood as 'a big thing for the country.'But the chef may want to take his words of praise back, as X-rated lyrics to Noel Fielding's song with Kasabian's Serge Pizzorno - leaving bosses at Love Productions fearful of losing the series' familial viewership.
Noel Fielding frets to Alice Jones about being 'in limbo', the possibility of children and being the next Spike Milligan “I'm not Mr Weird,” says Noel Fielding.
“I don't go home and live in a psychedelic castle made out of bubbles, you know.” So what is his house like? It's like Yellow Submarine in there.” He guffaws and throws himself back on the sofa, kicking his silver pixie boots into the air. “I don't go out like that.” When he was younger, he saw Jarvis Cocker in the street, looking cool in top-to-toe corduroy, “and I remember thinking, if you ever become famous, you have to maintain your image.
Mr Fielding was giving evidence at the High Court in the case of Jimmy Browne, his friend and a onetime bodyguard for the late Amy Winehouse, who claims he suffered a broken leg in the attack in Kentish Town in north London.That's not my zone.” Noel Fielding's zone, as most people know by now, is surreal, funny, psychedelic and a little bit rock'n'roll.(The day after we meet, he interviews Ronnie Wood in Waterstone's about his new book and posts a picture online; they look like father and son – all angles and bouffant hair.) He attained cult comedy status as one half of the Mighty Boosh and mainstream fame on Never Mind the Buzzcocks."After a few vodka and Red Bull cocktails, Noel loosened up and seemed less bothered about being spotted with Pixie.She started playing with his fang necklace, and popped it in her mouth to pull faces at him," a source said.