Brian James Leys biography Brian James Leys is an actor based in London. Since January 2020, he joined Everybody’s Talking About Jamie as an understudy. He trained at the Glasgow Academy of Musical Theatre Arts and Dundee College. Theatre: Brian’s credits include the role of Bishop/Brujon, understudy Javert in the UK/Ireland – International tour of Les Miserables; King in BARK! The Musical at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival; Ensemble, understudy Mufasa, understudy Banzai in Disney’s The Lion King at the Lyceum Theatre; Featured Ensemble, understudy Smokey Robinson, understudy Berry Gordy at Shaftesbury Theatre in Motown The Musical. TV: He has also appeared in BBC Scotland’s River City.