Tom Parker will feature in this weekend's Celebrity Pointless

Tom Parker ‘will appear in this weekend’s Celebrity Pointless as BBC honour The Wanted star with a schedule switch-upafter his death following brain tumour battle

汤姆·帕克 will reportedly feature in Saturday night’s pre-recorded Celebrity Pointless as the 英国广播公司 pay tribute to 通缉犯 歌手, who passed away this week following a battle with brain cancer aged 33.

The broadcaster has changed its planned schedule to air the episode starring the late hitmaker and his bandmate Max George weeks earlier than planned.

The duo joined forces on the fan-favourite quiz show in a bid to raise money for The Brain Tumour Charity and Brain Research UK.

贡: Tom Parker will feature in Saturday night's pre-recorded Celebrity Pointless as the BBC pay tribute to The Wanted singer, who passed away this week following a battle with brain cancer aged 33 (Tom pictured in December 2021)

贡: Tom Parker will feature in Saturday night’s pre-recorded Celebrity Pointless as the BBC pay tribute to The Wanted singer, who passed away this week following a battle with brain cancer aged 33 (Tom pictured in December 2021)

The All Time Low hitmakers faced competition from the other stars on the showKimberley Nixon and Greg McHugh, Dom Joly and Ria Lina, Dominic Holland and Ninia Benjamin.

Tom’s episode was slated for next year but the BBC brought it forward to commemorate him, a decision wholeheartedly supported by his family, 报告 太阳.

The episode will replace the previously planned edition of the show and will air at 7.50pm on Saturday 2 四月.

The Wanted star was diagnosed with stage 4 glioblastoma in October 2020, and was given just 12 months to live by doctors.

接触: The broadcaster has changed its schedule to air the episode starring the late hitmaker and his bandmate Max George (图为三月 12 2022)

接触: The broadcaster has changed its schedule to air the episode starring the late hitmaker and his bandmate Max George (图为三月 12 2022)








He passed away on Wednesday, surrounded by family and his fellow bandmates as he listened to the Oasis song Live Forever.

一位密友告诉《太阳报》: “你可能认为汤姆会选择 The Wanted but Oasis 的作品’ Live Forever 完美地总结了他 – 他是一个摇滚明星,这就是他希望被人们记住的方式。’

在九月 2021, 11 months on from his diagnosis, Tom sang at the Stand Up 2 Cancer show at the Royal Albert Hall and even embarked on a Greatest Hits tour with his bandmates when the tumour was confirmed as ‘stable’ 十一月.

安息: Tom passed away on Wednesday, surrounded by family and his fellow bandmates as he listened to the Oasis song Live Forever

安息: Tom passed away on Wednesday, surrounded by family and his fellow bandmates as he listened to the Oasis song Live Forever








But Tom’s condition deteriorated rapidly once the tour came to an end earlier this year.

‘Tom loved touringhe was an absolute rockstar and determined to join the boys on stage. He was enjoying playing two songs a night and was doing well performing but it really took it out of him,’ “他担心谁可能会出现在房子里,并聘请了 24 小时保安来提防他.

‘We all noticed how quickly Tom deteriorated during the tour but he had no regretshe really wanted to do it.

更新资料: The tragic news was confirmed by his wife Kelsey, 32, whom he leaves behind along with their two children, Aurelia, 二, 和菩提, 一 (Kelsey's Instagram post pictured)

更新资料: The tragic news was confirmed by his wife Kelsey, 32, whom he leaves behind along with their two children, Aurelia, 二, 和菩提, 一 (Kelsey’s Instagram post pictured)








The tragic news of his death was confirmed by his wife Kelsey, 32, who he leaves behind along with their two children, Aurelia, 二, 和菩提, 一.

凯尔西 说: ‘It is with the heaviest of hearts that we confirm Tom passed away peacefully earlier today with all of his family by his side.

‘Our hearts are broken. Tom was the centre of our world and we can’t imagine life without his infectious smile and energetic presence.

A statement posted on the band's official Instagram account read: 'The whole Wanted family are devastated by the tragic and premature loss of our bandmate Tom Parker' (后排, left - right) 湿婆卡内斯瓦兰, 汤姆 , Jay McGuiness, (剩下, 对 right) 最大限度, Nathan Sykes

A statement posted on the band’s official Instagram account read: ‘The whole Wanted family are devastated by the tragic and premature loss of our bandmate Tom Parker’ (后排, 剩下 – 对) 湿婆卡内斯瓦兰, 汤姆 , Jay McGuiness, (前排, 剩下- 对) 最大限度, Nathan Sykes








‘We are truly thankful for the outpouring of love and support and ask that we all unite to ensure Tom’s light continues to shine for his beautiful children.

She went on to thank everyone who has cared for Tom during his illness, adding that he fought the disease until the very end.

A statement posted on the band’s official Instagram account read: ‘The whole Wanted family are devastated by the tragic and premature loss of our bandmate Tom Parker, who passed away peacefully at lunchtime today surrounded by his family and his band mates.

爱: Kelsey thanked everyone who has cared for Tom during his illness, adding that he fought the disease until the very end (pictured at the Royal Albert Hall in London in November 2016)

爱: Kelsey thanked everyone who has cared for Tom during his illness, adding that he fought the disease until the very end (pictured at the Royal Albert Hall in London in November 2016)








‘Tom was an amazing husband to Kelsey, and father to Aurelia and Bodhi. He was our brother, words can’t express the loss and sadness we feel. Always and forever in our hearts.

Kelsey reposted a string of tributes from friends on her Instagram Stories in the hours after her husband’s death, including many which referred to the devoted couple as ‘soulmates.

She commented on a number of the reposts including one from actress Michelle Keegan, who was previously engaged to Tom’s bandmate Max George.

Soul mates: Kelsey commented on a number of the reposts including one from actress Michelle Keegan

友人: Another repost showed the couple with a mutual pal as Kelsey called Tom 'Our angel boy'

Soul mates: Kelsey commented on a number of the reposts including one from actress Michelle Keegan (剩下), who was previously engaged to Tom’s bandmate Max George, which called the couple ‘soul mates

Declaration: On another post shared by a friend about the cheeky voice notes Tom would leave his loved ones, Kelsey wrote: 'This is Tom Parker everyone. He changed so many lives in such a small amount of time. Tom Parker I f**king love you'

Declaration: On another post shared by a friend about the cheeky voice notes Tom would leave his loved ones, Kelsey wrote: ‘This is Tom Parker everyone. He changed so many lives in such a small amount of time. Tom Parker I f**king love you








Michelle wrote that she was ‘absolutely heartbroken for Kelsey,’ adding that it ‘was an honour to witness first hand their love, they really are the true definition of soul mates.Kelsey wrote in reply: 詹姆斯还详细说明了他是如何坚持把儿子送到格林曼小学,然后在他们失踪的那天把他的妻子带到她的工作地点. You knew how our love was so pure and honest, soul mates until the end’.

On another post shared by a friend about the cheeky voice notes Tom would leave his loved ones, Kelsey wrote: ‘This is Tom Parker everyone. He changed so many lives in such a small amount of time. Tom Parker I f**king love you. Such a legend. Just the fact that he would send messages like thisI mean can you imagine the messages I got.

The 33-year-old singer’s death comes just one week after he revealed he was in the process of writing a tell-all memoir amid his battle with brain cancer.

鼓舞人心: The 33-year-old singer's death comes just one week after he revealed he was in the process of writing a tell-all memoir amid his battle with brain cancer

鼓舞人心: The 33-year-old singer’s death comes just one week after he revealed he was in the process of writing a tell-all memoir amid his battle with brain cancer