Beverley Knight and Ben Richards begin performances July 15 in the West End return of The Bodyguard, a stage version of the celebrated 1992 film that featured the late Whitney Houston. It is booked for a six-month run through January 7, 2017.
Richards plays Frank Farmer, who is appointed bodyguard to protect singer Rachel Marrow (played by Knight) from an unknown stalker.
The cast also features Rachel John (Nicki Marron), Carole Stennett (alternate Rachel Marron), Mark Holden (Bill Devaney), Alex Andreas (Tony), Dominic Taylor (Sy Spector), Matthew Stathers (Stalker) and Glen Fox (Ray Court). At Monday evening and Wednesday matinee performances, the role of Rachel Marron will be played by Carole Stennett.
To book tickets and for further details, visit thebodyguardmusical.com.