Rendered a giddy, gibbering idiot without the confidence to ask for a selfie, I settled for simply staring at him like a creepy stalker. Even finding pictures for this feature gave me a hot flush.I spent precious days of holiday merrily ploughing my way through the Being Human box set. And now it is time for Aidan’s return to our screens. The clocks might be falling back but autumn has never been so welcome.He said: “We were all eating our own versions of the Dwayne Johnson diet. “But now I’ve got a protein habit I just cannot control. It’s simple to fall in love with her.” Being surrounded by beauties is an occupational hazard for Aidan, who starred with Zoe Tapper, Amy Manson and Jennie Jacques in Desperate Romantics.I was standing next to Dwayne every day thinking, ‘My arms are so spindly’.” AIDAN: In Poldark, Aidan is spoiled for choice with his gorgeous leading ladies Eleanor Tomlinson and Heida Reed, who play his love interests Demelza and Elizabeth respectively. When he starred in Being Human he dated his sexy co-star Lenora Crichlow, and the pair remain close friends today.
He successfully applied to the Gaiety School of Acting aged 19 . He was born in Twickenham, South West London, in 1967.Before her came actresses Charlene Mc Kenna, who he lived with for more than two years, and his fellow drama school student India Whisker.Aidan insists he is not always the heartbreaker – and has often been left to pick up the pieces. It’s the purest and rawest thing we have in life.” RUFUS: For a time Rufus dated actress Helen Mc Crory, who is now married to Homeland star Damian Lewis.His parents, Jo and William, separated when he was five.His father had a link to showbusiness – he was an Australian animator who worked on the Beatles’ Yellow Submarine cartoon. Rufus studied at the Central School of Speech & Drama in London and Dame Judi Dench, who directed him in a play, helped him get an agent.Favourite foods, chicken and broccoli; favourite animal, owl; favourite colours, pink and purple. But our particular favourite is in the ‘When I grow up I want to be…’ section.As you can see, Lola opted for ‘by myself.’ MORE: EXPERTS SAY WE SHOULD BE STEALING THIS PARENTING TECHNIQUE FROM PRINCE WILLIAM Anyone who’s ever looked after children will know these rather brutal throwaway comments are rather common, and sometimes, they're pretty funny.TOMORROW night TV viewers will be spoilt for choice as Poldark hunk Aidan Turner goes chest-to-chest with Victoria’s charming star Rufus Sewell.Since the launch of ITV’s Victoria last week, Rufus has set pulses racing as the chiselled Prime Minister Lord Melbourne, opposite Jenna Coleman’s young Queen.Before that he played the “very charming t***er” who breaks Kate Winslet’s heart in rom-com The Holiday.Other beauties he has worked with include Catherine Zeta-Jones in The Legend Of Zorro and Emilia Fox in TV mini-series Helen Of Troy.