Louis Gaunt is a British actor, singer and musical theatre performer.
Louise recently starred as The Scarecrow in The Wizard of Oz and the title role in Jack and the Beanstalk, both at the London Palladium. He also played Bert in Cameron Mackintosh’s West End revival of Mary Poppins at the Prince Edward Theatre. More recently, Gaunt has shot to fame as Lord Lumley in season two of Bridgerton.
Louis won The Stage Debut Award for Best Actor in a Musical in 2018 for his performance as Will Parker in Oklahoma! Louis trained at the Performers College.
What theatre productions has Louis Gaunt appeared in?
THEATRE INCLUDES: the title role in Jack and the Beanstalk (London Palladium); Bert in Mary Poppins (Prince Edward Theatre); Theo in Piaf (Nottingham Playhouse); Tulsa in Gypsy (Royal Exchange Theatre); Kenickie in Grease (National Tour); Charlie in The Happy Prince (The Place); Kevin/Max in Standing At The Sky’s Edge (Sheffield Crucible); Kiss Me, Kate (Sheffield Crucible); Manfred in Sweet Charity (Nottingham Playhouse); Will Parker in Oklahoma! (Grange Park Opera) – for which he won The Stage Debut Award for Best Actor In A Musical; Dick Whittington (London Palladium).
What TV series has Louis Gaunt appeared in?
TELEVISION INCLUDES: Lord Lumley in Bridgerton (Shondaland/Netflix); Eddie in The Larkins (ITV); Ant & Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway (ITV); Masquerade Ball (Pilot, Fox) Katherine Jenkins: Christmas Spectacular (Royal Albert Hall); The National Television Awards (ITV); Strictly Come Dancing (BBC); The Entire Universe (BBC).
WORKSHOPS INCLUDE: Achilles/Zeus in The Odyssey (NT Studio); Snow White (Walt Disney Pictures); The Dance House (Imagine This).
OTHER CREDITS INCLUDE: Stephen Sondheim’s Old Friends – A Celebration (Sondheim Theatre).