Self-styled JetsetBabe Anna Bey and I are sitting in the bar of the Connaught hotel in Mayfair, sipping glasses of MĂ˘con-VerzĂŠ chardonnay, which she â fresh from a wine-tasting course in Burgundy â has selected and is, very importantly, holding by the stem, as she describes some of her past exploits to me.
âSo there was one time when I was partying with Paris Hilton on a billionaireâs private yacht â that was supercool,â she recalls. âOr another time I was dating an extremely rich guy, travelling with him everywhere. It was like being in a movie: there were always bodyguards; heâd give you cash in a bag and say, âHey, go shopping.ââ
Sweet, smiley, glamorous but not remotely brassy, Bey is 32, and fromâŚ