He has been described by TimeOut magazine as “the UK’s best-kept entertainment secret”.
The Metro newspaper said:
“one of the funnier more entertaining mental illusionists”.
He has won awards for the Best Cabaret Brighton Fringe 2012, and the Three Weeks Editors Award for being one of the ten best things (out of 2,700) at Edinburgh Fringe 2012.
Other live performances include; two sell-out UK tours. Performances at major UK Festivals including Latitude, Green Man, Larmer Tree, The Hull Freedom Festival & The Quartz Arts Festival.
He has appeared on BBC One’s New Years Eve show with two live 10 minute spots with Natasha Kaplinski & Claire Balding.
The audience of 9.5 million live viewers is a record for any performer of this type in the UK and a worldwide record for live performance. He has also appeared on BBC3’s Mischief with the presenter, Becca Wilcox.
He predicted the results of the 2012 Olympics on BBC Scotland and has appeared on BBC One’s The Slammer. Doug is a regular guest on Holland’s highest rated chat show Jensen! on RTL5.
“Doug was great thanks and went down really well. Very funny and impressive range of his mind reading. The team were still discussing today how he managed to do some of his routines!” – BP