Jean Martyn's BGT final concerns

  • Bang Showbiz
  • 2 June 2011
Jean Martyn

Jean Martyn

'Britain's Got Talent' finalist Jean Martyn has told her boyfriend Bob Ware not to get too excited about her performance on Saturday (04.06.11) in case is causes problems with his pacemaker

'Britain's Got Talent' finalist Jean Martyn worries her performance on Saturday's (04.06.11) final could cause heart problems for her boyfriend.

The 59-year-old pianist is trying desperately to stop 70-year-old Bob Ware - who has undergone three horrific heart operations in the last month - from getting too excited over her performance because doctors have warned it could send his pacemaker into overdrive.

Jean - who is also managed by Bob - said: "The doctors have told him that if he gets really excited the pacemaker will start to flutter, so I am trying to keep him calm - but it is difficult.

"This has opened a while new window for me. I can't believe it is happening. I keep saying to him, 'Bob, for goodness sake, don't get too excited.' "

Jean also revealed she had planned to quit showbusiness if she hadn't managed to be a success before se turned 60 on June 20.

She told The Sun newspaper: "I was going to retire on my 60th birthday, in 19 days, because I thought that my showbiz dream was over and I hadn't made anything of my life.

"But now, I hope to still be rocking into my 90s - just like the pensioners that I entertain."

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