Kimberley Walsh to replace pregnant Amanda Holden in Shrek
Date Posted: 25/08/11
Girls Aloud singer Kimberley Walsh will take on the role of Princess Fiona in Shrek The Musical after it was announced that Amanda Holden is pregnant once again.
Earlier this year Holden miscarried a baby but has now revealed that she is expecting and will leave the production on Monday October 3rd.
Walsh, who has achieved a host of number one hits alongside Cheryl Cole and the rest of the group, was due to appear in front of those booking London theatre breaks in the show in December but will now take up her role two months early.
Shrek The Musical, which is based on the DreamWorks film, opened at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane in May this year and currently stars Nigel Lindsay, Nigel Harman and Richard Blackwood.
It is currently booking until Sunday October 21st 2012 and has proved to be a hit among the popular media, with the Daily Express and Sunday Telegraph both giving it a five-star rating.
Posted by Louise Millard
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