Well ladies here he is, the second male Poker Totty. Mike Memphis is great family man, poker player and even greater ‘Elvis’ impersonator. Welcome Poker Totty Mike!
Do you play Texas Hold ‘Em or Omaha?
Both, mainly no limit Texas Holdem and Pot Limit Omaha hi/lo.
What has been your biggest win to date?
What is your daytime job?
I’m a full time ‘Elvis’.
Have you had any interesting situations being an Elvis impersonator?
Lots, including various girls hunting me down into the changing rooms and wanting do do more than just pat me on the back!!! Having to sign my name on Ladies `chests` in perm marker pen!!! I also perform `Weddings` and `Wedding vow renewals`.
How would you describe yourself physically?
Tall, slim – fit my various Elvis outfits well, so the Ladies say (laugh out loud).
Which performers do you admire?
Too many to list, but Elvis – The voice, looks, style, charisma. Mike Jagger – great entertainer that just does not give a damn!!! Basically I admire any artist with real talent.
When did you decide that show business is a career for you?
When I was made redundant as an Operations Manager for a recruitment agency!!!
Who are your favourite artist?
Lots of them. Elvis, Mick Jagger, Tom Jones, Tina Turner – I love the iconic `front man/ woman` type.
What sort of music do you like?
I like anything from soft ballads to Heavy Metal – I have mellowed with age from Metal to melodic.
Do you have any hobbies?
Online Poker and being a taxi driver – commonly known as Dad.
What is your favourite entertainment?
I love big over the top shows, be it a band, a cabaret, sports event – UFC is fab by the way.
Have you been in a UFC event?
Been in??? I have not been to an actual UFC event, but my youngest son, David, 13, is a promising fighter (Boxing, Judo and Muay Thai) His first fight was in front of 600 people on a pro boxing card. He won on points. We would both love to go to a UFC event, as it happens !!!
Which cuisine do you prefer?
Give me a good MexTex anytime Chilies in USA is fab…mmmmmm.
If you had a choice would it be a Ipad or Blackberry?
Really not much idea about either, but my guess is Ipad.
Which city would you like to be in and why?
Las Vegas – Shows, Poker, heat, sun, people. They also follow my sleep pattern which has to be a bonus
You can see more Mike Memphis at www.ukelvis.co.uk