With the catch phrase “CHASE ME” ,the Leicester-born impressionist has become a household name for many years .
At the age of 17 he embarked on a very tough apprenticeship in working men’s clubs all over the UK ,with his cheeky smile and friendly rapport with the audience ,Duncan’s career ,has taken him all over the world to entertain a wonderful cross-section of people .
From summer seasons to America and from the QE2 to successful TV shows including ;Saturday Royal,Celebrity Squares,The Des O’Conner Show,Bulleye,Through the Keyhole,Richard and Judy ,and Saturday Night at The London Palladium ,to name just a few !!!!
He also confesses to a love of pantomime ,which he has appeared in many ,Aladdin,Jack and the Bean Stalk , and In Doncaster where he played Buttons ,but he also re-wrote the whole show ,and broke all box office records !!!!!
More recently Duncan has been known for his other talents and anybody who has seen live will know he has a great voice ,which some people have been surprised by …..but Duncan’s talent are endless ..with his unique style of comedy and a special gift of impressions I.e. Stallone ,Burt Lancaster,Richard Burton,James Mason ,…..Mr Bean ,Mr Magoo, Top Cat…Dame Edna John Inman …the list is endless ….What isn’t widely known is that Duncan also a wonderful landscape gardener ,and was often commissioned by celebrity friends to do their garden !!
Then in 2012 just as he was about to open in Blackpools north pier for a summer season ,Duncan suffered a major stroke ,,,he was told he would probably never walk or talk again …but in true show-biz style ,Duncan is back !!! …funnier than ever ,with a new look on life ..Still the sharp witted ,and full of FUN …. The only change is he can’t CHASE anymore …but the Man ,The Entertainer Is Still There ,and Loving Life ….