with Ermal Williamson performing as John Wayne (THE JOHN WAYNE SHOW)and
Paula Erlene as PATSY CLINE, who also adds her beautiful voice for many Country and Western Female Artists

As the John Wayne look-alike, and America's champion female yodeler, (6-times National Champion) the couple performs

"A SALUTE TO OUR VETERANS", keeping God and patriotism in our country, describing the origination, meaning and importance of our country and her flag

Salute to our Vets

Now, please, pull up a chair, sit back and watch Paula YODEL, (a 6-times National Champion Yodeler)
And as an additional feature, keep the video going for a look at Ermal as JOHN WAYNE in a stadium of 5000 people.

Paula performed in the "Hank and Patsy" show in Branson,MO as Patsy Cline for 2-1/2 years
and now brings to the stage, in full costume and make up, her wonderful tribute to the incomparable Patsy Cline along with her memorable music.



Come on along and join the fun as Ermal and Paula pay
Tribute to the Life and Legend of John Wayne


And they now reside in Mesa, AZ.  PAULA ERLENE

Paula performs on stage as the incomparable Lucy, Kim Darby as Mattie Ross from "True Grit", Katherine Hepburn as Ula Goodnight from "Rooster Cogburn"
and of course Maureen O'Hara in skits from Duke and Maureen's movies.

Paula is a 6 X's national female yodeling champion with a national commercial to her credit.

And Ermal has performed motivational speeches across the country as well.


Go To Paula Erlene's Page

A List of Paula's CDs


"I saw your show. Great!" Burt Kennedy (the late and great writer-director for "The Train Robbers", "War Wagon". "Support Your Local Sherif") and much, much more.

"Thanks again for making the trek to south central Iowa for our conference, your presence certainly provided substance to our "True Grit" conference theme!
I truly found myself living the stories you were telling, and envisioning similar persons in my past that had helped our Iowa native grow into his adulthood and eventual acting career. A most memorable evening for many of us!"
Thomas F. Hazelton
Chief Executive Officer
Iowa's County Conservation System

Army Colonel Gene Rafanelli "I've known Ermal (aka John Wayne) and Paula (aka patsy Cline) for about a year. They will stir your event with toe tapping music and feelings of patriotism."

Rick Mashburn. "Best Entertainment I've seen in years. Paula has a fantastic voice and Ermal talked and acted just like John Wayne. His mannerisms were stunningly so similar to 'The Duke'."

Here is an unsolicited testimony about their performance in Branson that is a keeper.

"Years ago, I promised Rex Allen Sr. that I would keep the Western in Country and Western Music.
One of the reasons that I am a huge fan of Paula Williamson and Ermal Williamson is because they also do just that.
You would never be dissapointed if you book these two for your event or venue. And by the way you will never meet two nicer folks."

Banson on Line - Rixhard Maxwell - Chief Executive Officer at Branson Hall of Fame, Branson, MO.

And another important and unsolicitate testimony"Ermal is a John Wayne look-alike who knows more about John Wayne than just about anyone. For many years, he has served as his double. Paula is a national champion yodeler. There may be an occasion when you are hosting out of town or out of country guests, and may be interested in something like this. They have since relocated here after a career doing shows in Branson.

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"Across the Brazos"

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His award-winning novels can be found on his book website. Please click here.


From Branson, Mo., they now reside in Mesa, AZ.

Actor, author and the John Wayne body double, look-alike and impersonator,


has dedicated his career to keeping the image of John Wayne alive.

Ermal received the 2003 IGCITA Best Male Impersonator of the Year Award in Las Vegas.

Ermal's Award Winning Performance

He appears in Coors Light computerized commercials with the Duke;

has performed 16 years as John Wayne aboard Duke's yacht,  the "Wild
two John Wayne/John Ford documentaries; and much much more since 1987.

Go To Ermal's Page for More!

The show is full of  comedy and skits parodying John Wayne’s life.  There is interaction with the audience and you just may be invited onto the stage with Ermal as John Wayne and Paula as America's Yodeling Sweetheart.

The following is an uncolicitated testimony from a volunteer spirit fellow at the Western Spirit Museum - Scottsdale's Museum of the West
Where Ermal and Paula performed twice weekley - Mondays and Fridays . . .
"For many years, Ermal has served as Duke's double. Paula is a national champion yodeler. There may be an occasion when you are hosting out of town or out of country guests, and may be interested in something like this. They have relocated here after a career doing shows in Branson. Their cell is 417-598-0088 and the email is Duke@ . . . Stephen Helm, Museum of the West"


Ermal and Paula's Appearance and Performance Schedule

Book him for anything anyone can just about think of as John Wayne doing and have a fun-filled night.

Contact: 417/598-0088

Ermal as John Wayne
Paula Erlene as America's Yodeling Sweetheart (c) 2005

Ermal is the body double for all of the Coors Light commercials where John Wayne's face is digitized on his body - Ermal did the acting.

Ermal's Coors Light Beer Commercial - with Lee Ermey

Ermal's Coors Light Beer Commercial - with the Cartrights

Ermal's Coors Light Beer Commercial - scene from "El Dorado"

Ermal's Coors Light Beer Commercial - scene from "Trouble Along the Way"
Ermal is the author of 7 "Old West" books written in the style and tradition of Louis L'amour and Zane Grey


Across the Brazos

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Book Reviews of the other five novels

Man from the Brazos

Call of the Brazos

We Conquer or Die

The Last Bullet

The Ghost of Ginny McBride  

Ermal is also a key note, motivational and after-dinner speaker for corporations, conventions, and major events,

A testimony from Michael S. Mertens, President, MSPMA (Parkway Schools) Missouri "Paula's yodeling at the start of the show was outstanding. . . I've never heard anything like it before. Ermal, your portrayal of John Wayne was magnificent. Ermal as JOHN WAYNE ". . . You and Paula totally captivated and facinated everyone in the room with your depiction of the Duke and Paula's performance. I heard a lot of very complimentary comments throughout the day on you, Paula, and the show. Thanks again for kicking our event off to a great start. You and Paula definitely helped make our 2011 Fall Conference a big success. I hope to have another opportunity to see you and Paula perform again."

We still talk about "John Wayne Day" at Providence Baptist and how Paula sang during the service, and the free concert at the restaurant after church. Paula, your impersonation of Katherine Hepburn was "dead on". I'm already busy publicizing your movie here at work tonight.
Thank You.
William B. Mock (Bill Sr.) Distribution Team Manager Sun Products Corporation 487 Central Ave. Bowling Green, KY. 42101

"Everyone is talking about you around town! All of the other library branch managers now have you e-mail address. I told them to check out Paula also. You were a big hit! I knew you would be!!:) I can't thank you enough for coming, I'm glad you and my husband made me come back to meet you in Branson. I hope we can keep in touch, and I want to purchase any new titles you write. Ermal, again you have made friends for life here at our library! God bless you and keep you safe always!"

and performs with Paula for R V Parks, Nursing Homes, and parties of all sorts at very affordable prices. Check them out!

Ermal and Paula's Appearance and Performance Schedule

Paula Erlene is now co-starring as America's Yodeling Sweetheart with Ermal Williamson as John Wayne in "John Wayne - American". Both have recently appeared at Silver Dollar City in "A Salute to the Great American Cowboy", and are now available also for corporate events, trade shows, schools, churches, anniversaries, birthday parties, and such.

Ermal is also a cowboy poet, performing his own recitations as well as others such as John Mitchum's "America, Why I Love Her" album with Paula adding background music and songs.

Paula Williamson

Paula is a
Top Performing
6 Times National Yodeling Champion

  • Earned her Second Award as Yodeling Champion 2005 by the Western Music Association
  • Appeared in the Silver Dollar City Fall Festival since 2002
  • Paula won the Silver Medal at the Patsy Montana Yodeling Contest in 2004
  • Was the 2004 Midwestern Idol Talent Search Winner
  • Named Yodeling Champion 2003 by the Western Music Association
  • Appeared in the Silver Dollar City Fall Festival since 2002
  • Appeared at the Pomme de Terre Black Powder Rendezvous from 2000 to 2004
  • Appeared at Dogpatch USA
  • Toured Canada
  • Appeared at the Missouri State Fair
  • Appeared at the Iowa State Fairs,
  • Talent winner for the All-American Girl Pageant for the regional, state, and national levels
  • Paula has released four CDs and will serenade you with her sweet voice.

Schedule of Appearances

Book Releases - See Bottom of Page

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