Jamie Parker has thanked fans for "championing Harry Potter" and keeping the spirit of the story alive.

He was speaking after picking up the award for Best Actor in a Play at the 17th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards.

Parker plays the title character in Harry Potter and the Cursed Child at the Palace Theatre.

Keep up to date with everything at the awards on the WhatsOnStage Twitter and using the hashtag #WOSAwards.