ABOUT BRIAN CONLEY
Brian Conley will star in the West End premiere of Dolly Parton’s musical 9 to 5 at the Savoy Theatre in London.
In a career spanning four decades, Brian has appeared in award-winning West End musicals and TV sitcoms, presented his own chat show, recorded four albums and completed numerous sell-out tours of the UK as well as appearing a record eight times on The Royal Variety Performance.
He has won numerous awards in his career including The National Television Award for Most Popular Comedy Performer, Best Live Performer in Manchester Evening News and a British Comedy Award.
WHAT ROLE DOES BRIAN CONLEY PLAY?
Brian plays Franklyn Hart Jr, the strict, overly-tight, antagonist “sexist, egotistical, lying, hypocritical bigot” boss, who fires people for no reason and also spreads the false rumour that Doralee was sleeping with him.
BRIAN CONLEY ’S PREVIOUS THEATRE ROLES
Brian Conley’s numerous West End theatre roles include Hairspray (Shaftesbury Theatre and UK Tour), Me And My Girl (Adelphi Theatre) and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (London Palladium).
A prolific stage performer he has appeared in touring productions of Oliver!, Barnum, Brother Love’s Travelling Salvation Show, The Play What I Wrote, The Real Life Of Brian Conley, An Evening With Brian Conley and Brian Conley The Greatest Entertainer in his Price Range.
BRIAN CONLEY ’S FILM AND TV ROLES
Brian has appeared in the films Equilibrium, I Am Bob, Dream, Arthur’s Dyke, Unconditional Love and Circus. His extensive television performances The Grimleys, The Life & Times of Vivienne Vyle, Dirty Rotten Cheater and Judgement Day.
Brian is perhaps best known for his numerous light entertainment shows The Brian Conley Show, Brian Conley This Way, Brian Conley Alive & Dangerous, An Audience With Brian Conley, Brian Conley – This is Your Life, Let Me Entertain You and Buy It Now.
WHAT IS 9 TO 5 ABOUT?
9 to 5 The Musical tells the story of Doralee, Violet and Judy – three workmates pushed to boiling point by their sexist and egotistical boss. Concocting a plan to kidnap and turn the tables on their despicable supervisor, will the girls manage to reform their office – or will events unravel when the CEO pays an unexpected visit?
Inspired by the iconic film and brought to the stage by Dolly Parton, this hilarious new West End production is about teaming up, standing up and taking care of business!
9 to 5 The Musical is booking from 28 January 2019 until 31 August 2019 at the Savoy Theatre, London.