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The Me Show, Starring Me
Photograph. Me a couple of Christmases ago
Name: James Durose-Rayner
Birthplace: 15 Barker Street, Mexborough, South Yorkshire
Birthdate: 12:00am Midnight - 13th / 14th November, 1964
Married: Yes, to Julie
Children: Two - Daughter, Son - Carly, Jamie
House: 5-bed Manse (former vicarage) in Lincolnshire, 4-bed Villa in Cyprus
Cars: Mini Cooper, Mitsubishi - I will eventually buy a Maserati - maybe 2016/17 - although I did say that this year. I also said it in 2005 when I was 10 minutes from signing for a new Cambiocorsa and ended up with a Jeep that I didn't want
Type of phone: A very posh and heavy Sony that has a mind of its own
Type of Laptop: A couple of massive Toshiba's with a million Gig of memory
Best Countries Visited: Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, China - As for cities, definitely Paris and New York
Favourite Food: Lobster, Prawns, Crayfish - I adore Asian Food, though - especially Indian
Worst Food: Turnip, although at a push, I can eat it - It tastes like shit, but I can eat it
Miscellaneous Likes: Nice people, Christmas
Miscellaneous Dislikes: Bills, queuing, really boring people, liars, bullshitters, parasites and ponces, pedantic twits - I have a 'nil constitution' for wankers and dick heads in general - Ask anyone that knows me
Favourite TV: I don't watch TV as such - I have over 1800 DVD's - The Blacklist, Sons of Anarchy,Breaking Bad, The Soprano's, Steptoe & Son, Auf Weideresehen, Pet, Likely Lads, Porridge, Rising Damp
Favourite Films: Possibly, The Day of the Jackal (1973)
Favourite Actor/Actress: I'm watching a lot of stuff with James Spader at the moment - Naomi Watts is a nice actress
Favourite Music: Indie, Revivalist - Most things with a drum kit plus a few guitars - I hate boy bands, rap and all the other 'X' factor shite.
Favourite Singers/Group: Brian Jonestown Massacre, Eels, Dandy Warhols, Blur, Supergrass, Super Furry Animals
Worst Music: As already stated - Rap - I fucking hate it
Favourite Sport: Football - team Arsenal. I have a soft spot for both Leeds United and Sheffield Wednesday, while ever they aren't in the Premiership.
Favourite Sportsman / Hero: Jon Sammels, David Rocastle, Alan Hudson
Favourite Books: 'Worst of friends - The Betrayal of Joe Mercer'. I also enjoyed Keith Waterhouse's 'Billy Liar'
Worst Books: There are loads of them
Favourite Internet Site: Probably www.news.sky.com/uk - a couple of Arsenal sites which I read and www.mandmdirect.com and www.ebay.co.uk where I buy clothes and dvd's
Best part of your job: Completing a magazine and then flying out to Cyprus
Worst part of your job: Proofing on deadline day along with time wasters
Biggest influence on my career: If I am honest, possibly my uncle - Steve Carman - the father of actress, Sally Carman. A first rate guy.
Biggest disappointment: I've never really had one - Although I've had loads of things that have pissed me off - but through life you just sort of deal with those
Most interesting person I have ever met: I am very fortunate that I have met hundreds of very, very interesting people
Which person would I most like to meet: Armed with a baseball bat and wearing a ski mask there are quite a few !
Photograph. My wife, Julie
Photograph. My wife and her mum Marlene
Photograph. My daughter, Carly
Photograph. My son, Jamie with his ex-girlfriend
Photograph. Me in the middle, flanked by my two uncle's - Steve Carman (left), Rob Carman (right).
Photograph's Above. My UK residence in Lincolnshire. 'S63' was written in its entirety in this property.
Photograph's Above. Our new residence in eastern Cyprus.
'I Am Sam' and 'ITV7' were written in their entirety in this property
'S63', 'I Am Sam', 'ITV 7' and 'S5 Uncovered' are available now - whilst 'Queen of Cups' will be out shortly.