According to The Sun, the 31-year-old disliked her husband's "camp" persona – including his TV cross-dressing and his flirtations with Simon Cowell on Britain's Got Talent.A source told the publication: "She didn’t really understand the humour of it.""There were obviously lots of issues within their relationship."But it had become clear Lara didn’t like the constant talk about David being camp."She got tired of it being referenced all the time, especially when David seemed to play up to it in various photoshoots or TV sketches — or by flirting with Simon Cowell on Britain’s Got Talent."It was reported yesterday that David, 43, and Lara have agreed a trial separation after almost five years of marriage.Having managed to avoid the temptation of reality TV and magazine deals that have seen her X Factor counterparts leave music behind altogether, the Bolton lass has finally signed her first deal!Sharing photos of her celebrating with label bosses at Peer Music – which also has Melanie C on its roster – Laura added the message: ‘Today I signed my first deal. I am truly so happy, 14 years of independent work took me to the place I am today.
He was also reportedly told that this was "an opportunity of a lifetime" and that producers wanted to see him as "an entertainer, someone that can put on a great show", adding that he should wear his Britney Spears outfit.
Hosted by Chris Tarrant, the male contestants had to compete in a number of rounds where, characteristics a woman may seek in a romantic partner – such as general knowledge, romantic aptitude, conversation skills and sense of humour – were tested.
At the beginning of each episode, the ten male contestants would come out on the stage and introduce themselves to the audience, and from these first impressions the audience would eliminate the three least popular guys.
At the end of each round, members of the entirely female audience voted for their favourite man using a remote control device and the least popular male was eliminated.
In the first two series, contestants were shown a photograph of their date prior to filming the show.2.