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Duncan James Gay, Boyfriend, Partner, Married, Net Worth

Date: 11 Jul, 2018

Duncan James Gay, Boyfriend, Partner, Married, Net Worth

Duncan James is a singer as well as a television presenter, who is best known for being part of popular noughties boy band Blue. He went on to star as Ryan Knight in the E4 soap opera Hollyoaks.

Duncan after keeping his sexuality a secret for years came out of the closet in 2009. He admitted himself as a gay in 2012 and is currently dating a boyfriend while raising a daughter.

Admits Being Gay, Raises Daughter While Dating Boyfriend 

Duncan came out as bisexual in the year 2009 and later admitted to being gay in 2012. 

In an interview with Loose Women Panel on 5 July 2017, Duncan gushed about his journey from being a shy man to an openly gay person. He stated that he was afraid to first come out from the closet because he was insecure about the reaction from his family, friends, and fans.

He added that he was uncomfortable to share his sexuality with the world. But he claimed to have opened up after amassing the confidence and deciding that confessing was the right thing.

Duncan also shared that he was overwhelmed when he quoted his sexuality and got a positive response from his fans, friends and family members.

Although Duncan openly identified himself as a gay now,  he has a daughter named Tianie from his former girlfriend, Claire Grainger.

He dated his ex-girlfriend Claire in the year 2004. After one year of dating, Claire gave birth to their daughter Tianie Finn in February 2005 despite not being married. 

However, their relationship did not last long as the duo separated. Nevertheless, they remained close and still invests their together times to raise their daughter. According to Duncan, his daughter is very supportive and was cool when he revealed his sexuality.

Duncan steps out with boyfriend for the first time at the launch of Camden's newest hotspot Gabeto restaurant in July 2017 (Photo: dailymail.com)

As of now, Duncan is in a low-key affiar with his boyfriend. He is yet to share the details of his partner regarding name, profession, and age. He is also expected to share how he met his boyfriend and since when they started dating. 

Nevertheless, the duo was spotted together on July 2017, when they took a bold step by coming out for the first time in public. They were relishing their time at the launch of Camden's newest hotspot Gabeto restaurant.

Just like Duncan opened up about his gayness after some time, he will perhaps open about his love life in the public too.

Ducan James Biography

40-year-old Duncan was born on 7 April 1978 in Salisbury, England as an only child of his parents.

He made his name as a singer by being a member of the band, boy band Blue. He alongside other band members, Antony Costa, Lee Ryan and Simon Webbe, delivered hits such as All Rise, Too Close and One Love.

Duncan also appeared as a regular host on The National Lottery and presented on Soapstar Superstar, Capital FM’s Party in the Park, City Hospital, T4, The Clothes Show, GMTV’s Entertainment Today, Sky One's Grease The School Musical and on Capital Radio where he hosted Duncan's JukeBox.

The singer was also the main character in Channel 4 sitcom Plus One, playing a tongue in cheek characterization of his Blue persona named throughout as 'Duncan-from-Blue.'

In the year 2007, he took up the challenge of competing in ITV’s Dancing on Ice where he became a finalist and participated in the following sell-out tour in arenas across the UK.

Moreover, Duncan created the character Warner Huntington III in the new west end show Legally Blonde alongside Sheridan Smith, helping the show become a huge hit.

Being a singer and an actor, Duncan has released many albums and has been starred in movies and shows. He has been able to accumulate a lot from his career, and his net worth is estimated to have already reached its million-dollar marks.