Watch Everybody’s Talking About Jamie performing at West End Live 2019 this weekend here.
West End Live is a free outdoor music festival showcasing performances from some of the West End’s biggest shows.
The annual event returned to London’s Trafalgar Square this month, featuring the cast of Everybody’s Talking About Jamie
They performed And You Don’t Even Know It with Layton Williams in the role of Jamie and Faye Tozer as Miss Hedge.
You can watch Everybody’s Talking About Jamie’s performance from West End Live 2019 below…
Everybody’s Talking About Jamie tells the story of Jamie New, a sixteen-year-old who lives on a council estate in Sheffield. Jamie doesn’t quite fit in. Jamie is terrified about the future. He is going to be a sensation.
Supported by his brilliant loving mum and surrounded by his friends, Jamie overcomes prejudice, beats the bullies and steps out of the darkness, into the spotlight.
Alongside the West End production, a UK tour of Jamie has been announced beginning in February 2020 in Sheffield
A movie adaption is also in the works and the Everybody’s Talking About Jamie film cast was recently confirmed.
Recent Academy Award™ nominee Richard E. Grant (Can You Ever Forgive Me?, Logan) plays former drag queen and Jamie’s mentor Hugo with BAFTA nominee Sharon Horgan (Catastrophe) as Jamie’s teacher Miss Hedge.
BAFTA winner Sarah Lancashire (Happy Valley) will play his mother Margaret while Shobna Gulati, from the original stage cast, will reprise her role of Ray.
Meanwhile, newcomer Max Harwood is cast in the title role of Jamie New.
Filming will begin on location in Sheffield, England on June 24. The film, produced by New Regency, Film4 and Warp Films, will be released worldwide via 20th Century Fox.