Martin Kemp talks ‘obsessive’ fans who travelled from Germany to his front door every week

If you are a part of a world well-known pop band, you are going to get heaps of fan mail and unusual presents despatched to your door, and Martin Kemp, 59, has had his fair proportion of all of it. Having joined the Islington born group in 1978, through the years he is been propelled evem additional into the highlight having appeared in quite a few movies and actuality TV exhibits and his fan base stored rising as his abilities reached a wider viewers.

But his son and radio DJ Roman remembered two fans specifically that had been past devoted to Martin.

So a lot so, that they’d go to him every week. And it was fairly the journey to journey.

The father and son duo are set to seem on The Jonathon Ross Show on Saturday evening, as they have a look again on the musician’s esteemed profession.

According to The Mirror, Martin speaks about a few of his extra enthusiastic devotees, who additionally caught out in Roman’s thoughts, too.

The 59-year-old reportedly tells Jonathon: “Obsessive, a few of them,” referring to a few of his most memorable fan visits.

His son then chimes in with a recollection of two ladies specifically.

“I’ve this very vivid reminiscence of getting these two very nice ladies who would fly every week from Germany to our front door,” he remembers.

“They would flip up with sweets every week to our home.”

And whereas the dedication did not go unnoticed, the presents by no means made it previous the household’s mouths.

“Listen,” Martin insisted, “I learnt a very long time in the past you by no means eat something that anybody offers you!”

Roman additionally particulars when he first learnt about his dad’s fame, remaining adamant his upbringing was “no totally different” having a widely known father.

He says: “You know no totally different, that is what your life is and what you’ve grown up with.

“There are moments in your childhood while you begin to realise, my dad is somebody.”

He quipped: “I’ve seen my dad die in 5 alternative ways, in motion pictures. That’s odd!”

The Jonathan Ross Show airs Saturday at 9.35pm on ITV.

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