Britain’s Got Talent winner George Sampson and Coronation Street star Shobna Gulati will be joining the cast of ‘Everybody’s Talking About Jamie’ when it comes to Salford in summer 2020.
Originally a West End musical, its full casting for its 2020 tour which will playing at the The Lowry theatre from Tuesday 21st July to Saturday 1st August has been announced.
Producer of Everybody’s Talking About Jamie, Nica Burns said: “We are delighted that our first national tour of Everybody’s Talking About Jamie is packed with West End stars … Together they will give you fun, funny and fabulous evening.”
It was previously announced that Layton Williams who appeared in Bad Education and Billy Elliot The Musical will be playing Jamie, with actor Shane Richie who starred in the West End earlier in 2019, also appearing.
I’m over the moon to finally announce that I will be making my professional debut as ‘FATIMAH’ in the 2020 UK Tour of Everybody’s Talking About Jamie✨
So excited to visit cities I’ve never seen before including Amsterdam while doing what I love🙌🏽 pic.twitter.com/YBiaFiseyH
— Jodie Knight (@jodieknight_) November 29, 2019
Layton, Shane and Shobna will be reprising their roles form the West End production and a film is set to be released in cinemas in October 2020.
The tour begins in February 2020 and starts in Sheffield where it was originally first opened four years ago. It will be running in theatres until 29th August 2020.