I Can't Sing! star Cynthia Erivo spills the beans on her audition for Simon Cowell

We met with the West End favourite at the London Palladium where she is currently starring in the new musical by Harry Hill

After her performances at the WhatsOnStage Awards launch and concert, Cynthia Erivo has become somewhat of an office favourite. In fact, since appearing in shows including Lift and The Color Purple, she has won the hearts of theatregoers across the country.

Click below to watch our interview with the actress, filmed at her current home, the London Palladium, where I Can't Sing is due to officially open next week (26 March).