NEWS: Production Images Released for Fat Friends the Musical

The first production images for the  UK tour of Fat Friends the Musical have been released as the show opens at Leeds Grand Theatre.  Written and directed by Kay Mellor, Fat Friends the Musical is based on Mellor’s hit television drama, which ran for five years on ITV, following the lives of a group of… Read More

NEWS: Full Casting Announced for Fat Friends the Musical

Full casting has been confirmed for the upcoming world premiere of Kay Mellor’s Fat Friends the Musical, which embarks on a UK tour from the 7th November. Premiering at the Leeds Grand Theatre from the 7th November, it has been announced that Natasha Hamilton(Atomic Kitten) will take on the role of Julia, Kevin Kennedy (Coronation Street) stars as… Read More

NEWS: Natalie Anderson Joins the Cast of Fat Friends the Musical

The Emmerdale star joins the cast of the upcoming tour to play Lauren in the musical based on the hit television series.  Joining the previously announced Sam Bailey, Jodie Prenger, Elaine C Smith and Andrew ‘Freddie’ Flintoff, Natalie Anderson will play the role of Lauren, originally performed by her former Emmerdale co-star Gaynor Faye on screen. Her… Read More

NEWS: Andrew Flintoff to Make Stage Debut in Fat Friends the Musical

The cricketer will play the role of Kevin as part of the UK tour of the musical.  It has been confirmed that the former England cricket captain will be joining the previously announced Jodie Prenger and Sam Bailey in the new production touring the UK from November. Andrew Flintoff will be playing Kevin Chadwick opposite the previously… Read More

NEWS: Sam Bailey and Elaine C Smith Join Cast of UK Tour of Fat Friends the Musical

Further casting has been announced for the upcoming UK tour of Fat Friends the Musical.  Joining the previously announced Jodie Prenger in Nick Lloyd Webber’s musical based on Kay Mellor’s award winning TV drama will be Sam Bailey and Elaine C Smith who will be sharing the role of Betty in the production. Fat Friends The… Read More

NEWS: Kay Mellor’s Fat Friends to Tour the Musical to Tour the UK

Based on the hit television series, Fat Friends is being transformed into a brand new stage musical written and directed by Kay Mellor.  Featuring original music by Nicholas Lloyd Webber, Fat Friends the Musical will premiere at the Leeds Grand Theatre on the 7th November, before embarking on a UK tour – details of which… Read More