Kara Tointon actress

Kara Tointon


Kara Tointon will appear in the West End premiere of The Man In The White Suit, adapted and directed by Sean Foley from the classic Ealing Comedy Film on the same name.

Kara is probably best known for playing Dawn Swann in BBC soap EastEnders, the role of Rosalie in ITV series Mr Selfridge and as the 2010 winner of BBC television series Strictly Come Dancing.

Kara Tointon’s notable theatre credits include her critically acclaimed portrayal of Eliza Doolittle in the West End production of Pygmalion at the Garrick Theatre and as Evelyn in Alan Ayckbourn’s West End revival of Absent Friends at the Harold Pinter Theatre.


Kara’s stage roles include Olivia in Twelfth Night (RSC); Bella Manningham in Gaslight (UK Tour); Ginny in Relatively Speaking (Wyndham’s Theatre); Evelyn in Absent Friends (Harold Pinter Theatre) and Eliza in Pygmalion (Garrick Theatre).


Her film work includes appearances in Let’s Be Evil, The Last Passenger, The Sweeney, Warrior Queen, Never Play With The Dead, The Football Factory and Just My Luck. On television Kars has appeared in The Keith and Paddy Picture Show, Henry IX, The Halcyon, The Sound of Music Live, Mr Selfridge, Suntrap, Lewis, Bedlam, The Bill, Dream Team, Keen Eddie , Harry and Cosh and Eastenders.

The Man In The White Suit tickets are now available

The Man In The White Suit is booking from 26 September 2019 until 11 January 2020 at the Wyndham’s Theatre, London.

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