New casting has been revealed for Les Misérables at the Queen’s Theatre. Joining the cast from 15 June 2015 are: Phil Daniels as Thénardier, Jeremy Secomb as Javert, Rachelle Ann Go as Fantine; Katy Secombe as Madame Thénardier and Zoë Doano as Cosette.
Peter Lockyer will continue to star as Jean Valjean, Rob Houchen as Marius and Carrie Hope Fletcher as Eponine. Bradley Jaden, who is currently in the ensemble, will play Enjolras.
From 15 June the full company will be: Adam Bayjou; Sanne den Besten; Edd Campbell Bird; Oliver Brenin; David Burnip; Phil Daniels; Jordan Lee Davies; Zoë Doano; Tamsin Dowsett; Carrie Hope Fletcher; Rachelle Ann Go; Katy Hanna; Matthew Harvey; Rob Houchen; Bradley Jaden; Matt Jeans; Charlotte Kennedy; Emma Kingston; Peter Lockyer; Jo Loxton; Luke McCall; Ryan O’Gorman; Jo Parsons; Adam Pearce; Michael Riseley; Jeremy Secomb; Katy Secombe; Courney Stapleton; Jessamy Stoddart; Samantha Thomas; Lee Van Geleen; Helen Walsh and Paul Wilkins.
Phil Daniels rose to fame through his roles in Quadrophenia and Scum. His theatre credits include most recently Knight of the Burning Pestle at Shakespeare’s Globe as well as This House at the National Theatre and Anthony & Cleopatra at Shakespeare’s Globe.
Jeremy Secomb is currently playing the title role in the sold out Sweeney Todd at Harrington’s Pie and Mash Shop. His other theatre credits include: The Phantom of the Opera at Her Majesty’s Theatre, Lend Me a Tenor at the Gielgud Theatre and Priscilla Queen of the Desert at the Palace Theatre.
Rachelle Ann Go has just finished playing the role of Gigi in Cameron Mackintosh’s new production of Miss Saigon at the Prince Edward Theatre for which she won the Whatsonstage Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Musical. She is a well-known TV star in her native country, the Philippines having won the “Search for a Star’ contest.
Katy Secombe returns to the role of Madame Thénardier having last played the part in 2012 opposite Matt Lucas. She most recently played the role of Brenda in I Can’t Sing! at the London Palladium. Previous theatre credits include: The Lyons at the Menier Chocolate Factory and Rosie in Mamma Mia! at the Prince of Wales Theatre.
Zoë Doano is currently playing the role of Johanna in the sold out Sweeney Todd at Harrington’s Pie and Mash Shop. Her other theatre credits include: Marianne in The Grand Tour at the Finborough Theatre; High Society UK tour, Sweet Smell of Success at the Arcola Theatre, Frenchy in Grease in the West End and The Sound of Music UK tour.