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Thereupon Father Lourdel rushed to the Kabaka and on bended knees urged him to reconsider, saying, "God wants free service.
I hope their mums won't be watching when the band's male dancers get down on bended knees for the steamy dance move performed live in front of millions of viewers.
Grant, who also stars in Bridget Jones's Diary, out this week, said: "The day I was arraigned, Joe Roth from Disney said, 'I beg you on bended knees to do 101 Dalmatians.