Famously known for being part of popular noughties boy band Blue, Duncan James is a singer and a television personality from Salisbury, England.
He worked alongside his band members, Antony Costa, Lee Ryan and Simon Webbe to delivered hits such as All Rise, Too Close and One Love.
Duncan 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.
Furthermore, Duncan, age 41, was born on 7 April 1978 as an only child of his parents according to his bio.
Details About Boyfriend, Married Status
The famous singer, Duncan James, came out as bisexual in the year 2009; however, he 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 of 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.
Although Duncan openly identified himself as a gay now, he has a daughter named Tianie from his former girlfriend, Claire Grainger.
Duncan James, with his ex-girlfriend Claire, daughter Tianie and his mother Fiona spending time together on 30th March 2019. (Photo: thesun.co.uk)
Duncan 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 due to personal issues. Nevertheless, they remained close and still invests their together times to raise their daughter. According to Duncan, his daughter is very supportive and was calm when he revealed his sexuality.
After revealing his sexuality, Duncan was rumored to be dating his boyfriend in 2017 whose identity regarding name, profession, and age was kept private. Duncan and his boyfriend were often spotted together, posing pictures on social media before. Moreover, their relationship lasted for a short time as they stopped dating due to undisclosed reasons.
Moving on, Duncan seems to have found his perfect man as he revealed his new boyfriend through a series of pictures on Instagram.
Duncan James shares a romantic picture with his boyfriend, Rodrigo Reis, on 27th July 2019. (Photo: Duncan James's Instagram)
Speaking about Duncan's partner, his name is Rodrigo Reis, who has a Brazilian nationality. The gay-couples share candid chemistry between them which can be seen in their respective social media handle.
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Although Duncan was insecure about his sexuality earlier, he now feels happy about his "skin" and proud of his sexuality.
Looking at the closeness of Duncan and Rodrigo, the admirers of their fans have showered love and admiration for the pair and hopeful that they will soon tie the knots.