Via BBC News
Mark Lester, a former child star and long-time friend of Michael Jackson, says he could be the father of one of the late pop star’s children.
Speaking to the News Of The World, Lester said he had donated sperm to the King of Pop and was willing to take a paternity test.
“I believe Paris could be my daughter,” he said, and noted she bore a physical resemblance to his daughter, Harriet.
Calls to Lester’s home in Cheltenham were not immediately returned.
The 51-year-old, who rose to fame playing Oliver Twist in the 1968 film of the stage musical, had been friends with Jackson for nearly 30 years.
He is godfather to Paris, 11, and Jackson’s two other children, 12-year-old Prince, and Prince Michael II, seven. Continue Reading…..
Mark Lester was supposed to be Michael’s closest friend and now he’s selling this “story” to that down market tabloid rag The News Of The World.
If there is in fact some truth in this tale then why not discuss it privately with the Jackson family? Why run to the News Of The World?
Are you now that desperate to cash in Mark? Not earning enough as an Osteopath?
It’s sad. Michael’s so-called friends will eventually all sell him out for their own personal gain.
Rest In Peace Michael.