Over the Rainbow finalist Lauren Samuels will take up the role of Sandy in Grease in the West End next month.
Samuels will join the cast of the musical from July 26. Siubhan Harrison will take up the role of Rizzo. They will join Noel Sullivan, who is to continue playing the role of Danny.
Samuels made her professional theatre debut last year in Leicester Curve’s production of Peter Pan as Wendy.
Grease will celebrate its third birthday in London this summer. It is produced in the West End by Paul Nicholas and David Ian, by arrangement with Robert Stigwood.