Duncan James to replace Martin Kemp as Billy Flynn in Chicago

Duncan James will join the West End cast of Chicago at the Phoenix Theatre starting 10 September. He will be joining pop star Alexandra Burke as Roxie Hart, Josefina Gabrielle as Velma Kelly, Mazz Murray as Mama Morton and Paul Rider as Amos Hart. Chicago is scheduled to play in the West End through 5 January 2019.

Duncan James to replace Martin Kemp as Billy Flynn in Chicago

Duncan James is most well known as one-fourth of the boyband Blue. Blue has 40 number one singles worldwide and 3 number one UK albums with over 16 million records sold. James is currently playing the role of Ryan in soap opera Hollyoaks for which he was nominated for Most Popular Newcomer for the 2016 NTA’s. He is currently nominated for Best Newcomer for the 2017 Soap Awards.

Chicago, winner of six Tony Awards, two Olivier Awards and a Grammy is playing at Phoenix Theatre and currently booking through 5 January 2019.


Book your Chicago tickets here.


Nicholas Ephram Ryan Daniels

Ephram is a jack of all trades and enjoys attending theatre, classical music concerts and the opera.


Related news

England theatres can re-open on 2 December if in tiers 1 and 2

Posted on | By Nicholas Ephram Ryan Daniels |

New rules have been announced for England's tier system, which is intended to prevent the spread of the... Read more

Six extends West End Lyric run until April 2021

Posted on | By Jade Ali |

Queendom rejoice! Six is temporarily moving into London’s Lyric Theatre and is extending its reign be... Read more

Magic Goes Wrong to be swapped with Mischief Movie Night this Christmas at the Vaudeville Theatre

Posted on | By Nicholas Ephram Ryan Daniels |

Let's get this corn a-poppin'! Mischief Theatre Company has decided to reshuffle its shows for... Read more

Follow us for instant updates and special offers

Sign up to our mailing list and be the first to hear about new West End shows and exclusive ticket discounts. We value your privacy. You can unsubscribe at any time. But we hope you won’t!