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Full casting announced for the West End production of Pretty Woman: The Musical

Bob Harms, Rachael Wooding, Jerry Mitchell, Aimie Atkinson and Danny Mac. Photo by Oliver Rosser, Feast Creative.

Casting news

FULL casting has been announced for Pretty Woman: The Musical, which begins performances at the Piccadilly Theatre on February 13, 2020.

Joining the previously announced Aimie Atkinson as ‘Vivian Ward’ and Danny Mac as ‘Edward Lewis’ are Rachael Wooding as ‘Kit De Luca’, Bob Harms as ‘Happy Man/Mr Thompson’, Neil McDermott as ‘Philip Stuckey’ and Mark Holden as ‘James Morse’.

The cast also includes Jemma Alexander, Andy Barke, Kimberly Blake, Katie Bradley, Oliver Brenin, Alex Charles, Olly Christopher, Ben Darcy, Daniel De Bourg, Hannah Ducharme, Nicholas Duncan, Paige Fenlon, Damon Gould, Alex Hammond, Antony Hewitt, Matt Jones, Serina Mathew, Katie Monks, Lily Wang, Joanna Woodward, and Charlotte Elisabeth Yorke.

Rachael Wooding’s West End credits include Meat and Scaramouche in We Will Rock You (Dominion Theatre), Amber Von Tussle in Hairspray (Shaftesbury Theatre) and Annette in Saturday Night Fever (Apollo Victoria). She has appeared in the UK Tours of Fat Friends The Musical, Footloose and played Eva Peron in Evita. Wooding was also a semi-finalist in the 2016 series of ITV1’s Britain’s Got Talent.

Bob Harms most recently appeared in Come From Away at the Phoenix Theatre. His other West End credits include Priscilla Queen of the Desert (Palace Theatre), Footloose (Novello Theatre), Imagine This (New London Theatre), Chicago (Adelphi and Cambridge Theatre) and Dirty Dancing (Aldwych Theatre). Harms has also appeared in the UK Tours of Jackie The Musical, Spamalot, Jesus Christ Superstar and Anything Goes and in the international tour of Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake.

Neil McDermott is probably best known for playing the role of Ryan Malloy in EastEnders. His other television credits include Doctor Who, George Gently and Kiss Of Death all on the BBC, and The Royal and Rosemary and Thyme both on ITV. McDermott’s West End credits include Shrek the Musical (Theatre Royal Drury Lane) and The Wind in the Willows, Follies and The Sound of Music (all at the London Palladium). He has also appeared in the UK Tours of Club Tropicana and The Sound of Music.

Mark Holden most recently played Bill Devaney in The Bodyguard at the Dominion Theatre and on a UK Tour. His other theatre credits include the UK tours of Fame and The Jungle Book. His television credits include Wilf in Sky One’s A Discovery of Witches, and Martin Sinclair in Sky Atlantic’s series Riviera. On film, Holden can be seen in World War Z, Captain Phillips and Final Destination.

Pretty Woman: The Musical features original music and lyrics by Grammy Award winner Bryan Adams and Jim Vallance, a book by Garry Marshall and the film’s screenwriter J.F. Lawton, and is directed and choreographed by the two-time Tony Award winner Jerry Mitchell.

Read more about Pretty Woman: The Musical.

Image: Bob Harms, Rachael Wooding, Jerry Mitchell, Aimie Atkinson and Danny Mac. Photo by Oliver Rosser, Feast Creative.