Simon Lipkin is to join the West End cast of Guys and Dolls later this month.
Lipkin takes on the role of Nathan Detroit from 28 June 2016 until 21 August 2016, during which time he will perform opposite Australian Hollywood actress Rebel Wilson who makes her West End debut as Miss Adelaide.
Lipkin’s recent theatre credits include The Lorax (Old Vic Theatre), Assassins (Menier Chocolate Factory) and the ill-fated Miss Atomic Bomb at the St James Theatre.
The roles of Nathan Detroit and Miss Adelaide are currently being played by Nigel Lindsay and Samantha Spiro, whose last performances are on 26 June 2016.
Guys and Dolls is running until 7 January 2017 at the Phoenix Theatre.