The Big Reunion star had a fling with Liberty X singer

Blue‘s Duncan James knows his fling with Michelle Heaton didn’t turn him gay, but it makes a good anecdote.

Duncan came out as bisexual in 2009 and admitted to having had relationships with both men and women in the past.

And the singer, who ‘messed around’ with Liberty X’s Michelle, 32, several years ago, upset his ex by quipping about their relationship being a turning point.

‘[Michelle] said, “People are actually going to think that is the case”,’ says Duncan, 35. ‘It was a joke! She’s over it now though.’

The Big Reunion star Duncan is keen to settle down and he’s now more interested in dating men than women.

‘I’ve been looking more towards dudes than girls,’ the dad-of-one says.

‘I guess that’s because I’ve come out and accepted my sexuality.

‘I was too paranoid to even converse with guys in the past and I just wasn’t ready to open that can of worms up.

‘I think I could date a guy now and be proud to call him my man.’

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Anna Francis