James Corden to star in West End version of One Man, Two Guvnors
Date Posted: 13/07/11
Gavin and Stacey star James Corden will be part of the cast when One Man, Two Guvnors transfers to the West End later this year.
The comedian will play the role of Francis Henshall in the play, which opens in front of those booking London theatre breaks at the Adelphi on Tuesday November 8th.
Furthermore, many of the original cast will also be transferring across to the West End, including Daniel Rigby, Oliver Chris and Jemima Rooper.
One Man, Two Guvnors is written by Richard Bean and is based on Carlo Goldini's The Servant of Two Masters.
It tells the story of food-loving Henshall who goes in pursuit of more meal tickets, however, he has to try and stop his plan being discovered by his two Guvnors, resulting in hilarious scenes.
Since becoming a favourite in the role of Smithy in Gavin and Stacey, Corden has used the character to deliver stirring comedy speeches for Comic Relief and at Sports Personality of the Year.
Posted by Louise Millard
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