Duncan Norvelle


Duncan Norvelle is one of the most recognisable comedians in modern history, thanks to his successful appearances on Saturday Royal with Lionel Blair. Originally from Leicester, he earned a loyal fanbase over the decades which he was on television, in particular, throughout the 1980s and 1990s. As an event host, Duncan is a booking opportunity not to be missed. Hilarious, comical and likeable, audiences are enthralled by Duncan’s star-lit stories of his successful career, from such TV shows as Bullseye, Bob’s Full House and Blankety Blank.

Duncan was an accomplished Golfer and Darts player, and has won many Awards for the Variety Club of Great Britain raising thousands of pounds for charity. Audiences will best know Duncan for his catchphrase “chase me!”, which led to his nickname of Duncan “Chase Me” Norvelle. After suffering a major stroke in 2012, Duncan fought back and survived. Since then he has become the Ambassador for Stroke Awareness, making Duncan the perfect host for a charity fundraising event. He has also been awarded the Johnny More Award for Outstanding Achievement in Entertainment and made Grand Jester of the Comedian’s Golf Society, as a testament to his comedic skill and ability to entertain audiences.

Now spending a lot of his time as a comedy speaker, Duncan lights up the room wherever he goes. He can bring a new lease of life to an audience with his wonderful humour, but also his life knowledge on a number of vital topics. He often discusses drive and determination, as well as touching on being under the spotlight. Duncan explores his comedic act at events, offering his audience an insight into how he built his onstage persona. Charismatic and passionate about entertaining, if you need a touch of comedy at your event then Duncan is the ideal choice.

Duncan will have your audience hooked on every work and in fits of laughter. With a background in pantomime, he can expertly navigate the stage, leaving you to enjoy your event. Rest assured that Duncan’s performance will leave your audience speaking fondly of the event long after it is over, thanks to his hilarious, likeable personality.

To book Duncan Norvelle as the host for your corporate event, function or conference, simply contact the Champions Speakers agency using the contact details below:

When at corporate events, Norvelle is known to discuss the following topics:

  • Comedy & Entertainment
  • Drive & Determination
  • Being on TV
  • Being Under the Spotlight
  • Adaptability

Watch Norvelle perform at the London Palladium below: