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Oliver Tompsett joins the West End cast of Kinky Boots

Oliver Tompsett is to join the cast of West End musical Kinky Boots, playing Charlie Price.

He replaces David Hunter, who plays his final performance on June 2. Tompsett will take over the role on June 4.

Also joining the cast is Natalie McQueen as Lauren, with Simon-Anthony Rhoden remaining in the role of Lola.

Sean Needhman will play Don, with Cornelia Farnworth continuing as Nicola and Antony Reed playing George.

Others joining the cast include Jonathan Carlton, Daniel Downing, Graham Kent, Hannah Price and Olivia Winterflood.

The musical has announced it has extended booking to January 5, 2019.

Directed and choreographed by Jerry Mitchell, the production is produced in London is produced by Daryl Roth and Hal Luftig, James L. Nederlander, Terry Allen Kramer, Playful Productions, CJ E&M, Jayne Baron Sherman, Just for Laughs Theatricals/Judith Ann Abrams, Yasuhiro Kawana, Jane Bergère, Allan S. Gordon & Adam S. Gordon, Ken Davenport, Hunter Arnold, Lucy and Phil Suarez, Bryan Bantry, Ron Fierstein & Dorsey Regal, Independent Presenters Network, Jim Kierstead/Gregory Rae, BB Group/Christina Papagjika, Brian Smith/Tom & Connie Walsh, Warren Trepp, and Jujamcyn Theaters, in association with Cameron Mackintosh.