Chris Eubank has done plenty on the celebrity speaker circuit over the years. He claims that he doesn’t like to use notes – preferring instead to be “inspired by the moment” – but that hasn’t always worked out so well for him.
Giving a talk for 200 Asda employees one day, he began his speech wanting to thank “The three wise sages who have informed me, guided me and inspired me to achieve the things I’ve achieved.”
“Firstly,” he said, “Jesus Christ, the Son of God.”
“Secondly,” he continued, “The Prophet Muhammad.”
“And the third one…” he went on, “Um… I can’t remember. But he’s very, very wise…”