|2005 winner of the World Series of Poker Women's Tournament, film star Jennifer Tilly and racing expert and 2005 Celebrity Big Brother UK star, John McCririck will join a handful of other celebrities at the 2005 World Poker Exchange London Open on August 3-6.|
This tournament continues to demonstrate the popularity of poker amongst celebrities. 'The London Open is going to be an 'all in' experience unparalleled by any other poker tournament. These popular celebrities -- each accomplished players in their own right-- are expected to show their best poker faces as they compete against the game's very best,' says Haden Ware, Managing Director of the World Poker Exchange.
Other celebrities attending the event include actress Mimi Rogers, Willie Garson of “Sex and the City” fame and Nicholas Gonzalez (“The O.C”).