The entertainer David Gest has been found dead in the Four Seasons hotel in Canary Warf, London. He was 62-years-old.
His death was confirmed by a statement from his friend and former bodyguard, Imad Handi. Mr Handi said: “It is with great sadness that I can confirm that David Gest has died today.
“David was truly larger than life. He was not just a huge talent and a dear friend but a showbiz icon.