Today on ITV's This Morning, John Barrowman (Captain Jack Harkness) mentioned being "proud" and "honoured" by the award of an MBE. He broke policy and announced the news to his parents early, stating:Barrowman also spoke about his fan-funded album of cover songs, "You Raise Me Up."
"They are in their early '80s. I figured, God forbid something happens and I haven't told them, so I had to tell them. I'm so proud they are still alive to see it."
"Because the fans have given me the opportunity to do this, I feel like this is the best album I've ever done. I felt a real obligation to give them my best."A sixteen date tour will sweep through the UK and USA in May and June of 2015.
[Source: Digital Spy]