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Hayley Tamaddon replaces Michelle Visage in Everybody's Talking About Jamie in the West End

New casting for the show has been announced

Sejal Keshwala, Hayley Tamaddon and Sabrina Sandhu
Sejal Keshwala, Hayley Tamaddon and Sabrina Sandhu

Casting has been announced for the West End production of Everybody's Talking About Jamie.

Hayley Tamaddon is to replace Michelle Visage and step into the role of Miss Hedge. Sejal Keshwala will join the company as Ray, and Sabrina Sandhu will play Pritti Pasha from 28 January.

They join the previously announced Layton Williams, who takes on the role of Jamie New and Shane Richie who will play Hugo/Loco Chanelle.

New cast members also include Marlon G Day (Dad), Momar Diagne, Zahra Jones (Becca), Luke
Latchman (Sayid), Rachel Price (Swing), Biancha Szynal (Swing), Adam Taylor (Swing) and Ziggy Tyler
Taylor (Levi).

Those continuing in the cast are Alex Anstey (Laika Virgin), Luke Baker (Dean Paxton), Courtney Bowman (Fatimah), Marvyn Charles (Swing), James Gillan (Tray Sophisticay), Ryan Hughes (Mickey), Daniel Jacob (Sandra Bollock), Melissa Jacques, Emily Kenwright (Vicki), Jordan Laviniere (Cy) Rebecca McKinnis (Margaret New), and Harriet Payne (Bex).

The show originated at Sheffield's Crucible Theatre in 2017, before transferring to the West End the same year. It has music from Dan Gillespie Sells and book and lyrics from Tom MacRae. The show won three WhatsOnStage Awards including for Best New Musical.