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Cuba Gooding Jr to make British stage debut in Chicago revival

The Oscar-winning actor will play smooth lawyer Billy Flynn as the prohibition-era musical returns to the West End in MarchThe Oscar-winning actor Cuba Gooding Jr is to make his British stage debut as Billy Flynn in a revival of Chicago in London. It marks the return of John Kander and Fred Ebb’s musical to the West End after its star-studded 15-year run ended in 2012. The casts for that revival featured Henry Goodman, Jerry Springer, David Hasselhoff and John Barrowman in the role of Flynn, the smooth lawyer who defends...

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Published By: theguardian.com - Friday, 12 January