• Debbie McGee: ‘Since Paul died, I can't face doing magic'

    8 days ago - By The Guardian

    Last year she made it to the Strictly final - now she's forging a career of her own. Debbie McGee on life without magician Paul Daniels, grief and their unconventional love Last year it was voted TV's greatest comedy putdown: in 1995, the spoof TV host Mrs Merton asked Debbie McGee: “What first, Debbie, attracted you to the millionaire Paul Daniels?” Daniels was 56 at the time, a successful magician and not much of looker; McGee was 36, his glamorous assistant. It was a brilliantly witty question, delivered by Caroline Aherne - but it doesn't take long in McGee's company to realise it was...
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