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    Is this a spitting image puppet?

    If so, any ideas who itís supposed to be?



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    Elton John?
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    Shane Warne ;)

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    George Michael?

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    Unsure of the person but the look is Sigue Sigue Sputnik

    *actually I reckon it's BBC's John Sergeant dressed as SSS
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    Gary Glitter??

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    Donald Trump

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    Clare Baldwin went on Stars in their Eyes?!

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    Itís Martin Degville, of Sigue Sigue Sputnik ďfameĒ

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    Not the best likeness ever but its the net over the face that gives it away.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Man of Kent View Post
    Not the best likeness ever but its the net over the face that gives it away.
    Agreed, so likely to be a combination of two people , as GQ says above. i.e. another character dressed as SS Sputnik ďsingerĒ.

    Thanks all.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Foggy View Post
    If so, any ideas who itís supposed to be?



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    Margaret Thatcher dressed as Sputnik guy

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    I'd agree with Magaret Thatcher dressed as SSSputnik judging by the mouth.

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    Cheeks seem too tubby for Margaret Thatcher and I think the nose is the wrong shape.




    The image rings a bell but I can't place it.

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    Cheers, that's dealt with Thatcher theory.
    The image does remind me of someone though. Just cant think who.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Puntsdog View Post
    The image does remind me of someone though. Just cant think who.
    Ah wait, could it be Prince Harry?

    Hmm... not quite right. Ears too small.

    Nevertheless, I do seem to recall that Spitting Image did a musical number with William or Harry (or perhaps some other famous baby of the era) as a rocker.

    Pic:

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    Quote Originally Posted by Franky Four Fingers View Post
    George Michael?

    I agree

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    It's Boris Ö spitting image of him

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    Donald Trump/Boris Johnson freaky love child

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    It wonít be Boris as he wasnít headline material in the 80ís.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Foggy View Post
    It wonít be Boris as he wasnít headline material in the 80ís.

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    If only he'd stayed that way.

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    Is it not Norman Lamont?

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    I thought it was possibly Anthony Howard; a well-known political journalist/commentator of the time.
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    Its an infant Prince William dressed up in Sique Sique Sputnick garb

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    Looks like Kenneth Branagh to me

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    Cilla Black

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mr.D View Post
    Its an infant Prince William dressed up in Sique Sique Sputnick garb
    This is my opinion.

    And as I mentioned above I now vaguely seem to recall they did a musical number along exactly these lines.

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    Baby-cheeked Prince Willy is the best guess so far, ties in to the correct period (1986-ish)

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