Shane Richie in Everbody's Talking About Jamie

'I'm a Celebrity' star Shane Ritchie to return to 'Everybody's Talking About Jamie' in the West End

The actor will rejoin the cast as Hugo / Loco Chanelle.

Suzy Evans
Suzy Evans

UPDATE: Shane Richie will now play Hugo/Loco Chanelle in Everybody's Talking About Jamie from 20 May 2021. More information can be found here.

Shane Richie is ready to swap his shoes for a pair of high heels! The "I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here" star is coming back to the cast of Everybody's Talking About Jamie at the Apollo Theatre as the drag queen Loco Chanelle. Richie will start performances in the role on 5 January 2021.

"After 2020 we could all do with little bit of glitter in the grey and having been with Jamie both in the West End and on UK Tour it's going to be a fabulous way to start the New Year," Richie said in a statement. He previously starred in the musical in the West End in 2019 and as part of a UK tour earlier this year. 

Richie has a celebrated career onstage and screen, from BBC's EastEnders to The Perfect Murder in the West End. 

Everybody's Talking About Jamie will return with social distancing from 12 December.

Everybody's Talking About Jamie tickets are available on London Theatre now. Book your tickets to Everybody's Talking about Jamie today.

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