Today the Mail can reveal him as upper crust children’s entertainer Charlie ‘Sharky’ Astor, who also happens to be an ex-boyfriend – and whose biggest claim to fame, until now, was being part of a record-breaking pantomime horse.
The 29-year-old Old Etonian apparently dated the Duchess of Cambridge’s younger sister three years ago but the relationship was said to be casual and didn’t run the course.
A well-placed source said: ‘They were an item about three years ago. The relationship was very much on a casual basis.’
The pair have remained in touch, however, because they move in the same social circles and are both in the events business. Read more.