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Tom Hiddleston, Kristin Scott Thomas and Kit Harington to appear as part of Harold Pinter gala

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Tom Hiddleston, Kristin Scott Thomas and Kit Harington are to appear as part of a gala performance to mark Harold Pinter’s 88th birthday.

They will be joined by Simon Russell Beale, Felicity Kendal, Indira Varma, Zawe Ashton and Samuel West as part of the event, which will take place at the Harold Pinter Theatre on October 10.

It include extracts from the playwright’s plays, letters and poems, and will be co-directed by Jamie Lloyd and Jonathan Glew.

Others appearing include Jade Anouka, Paapa Essiedu and Tamsin Greig.

The event, called Happy Birthday, Harold, will raise money for Amnesty International and Chance to Shine.

It is presented by the Jamie Lloyd Company, ATG Productions, Benjamin Lowy Productions, Gavin Kalin Productions and Glass Half Full Productions.