LES MISERABLES Character Card: THE THENARDIERS
About Sacha: The British comedian is best known for his 2007 hit, 'Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan' in which he convinced Americans that he was an antisemitic journalist from Kazakhstan. Other film credits include The Dictactor, Hugo, Bruno, Madagascar, and Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street. Cohen has been recognized with two BAFTA Awards for Da Ali G Show, several Emmy nominations, a nomination for an Academy Award for Writing Adapted Screenplay, and a Golden Globe for Best Actor for his work in Borat.
About Helena: Helena played Mrs. Lovett in the 2007 film adaptation of Stephen Sondheim's SWEENEY TODD, opposite Johnny Depp as the title character. She also starred in films such as A Room With a View, Fight Club, Big Fish, Planet of the Apes, Corpse Bride and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Dark Shadows, and the Harry Potter film series. A two-time Academy Award nominee for her performances in The Wings of the Dove and The King's Speech, Bonham Carter's acting has been further recognised with six Golden Globe nominations, an International Emmy Award, a BAFTA Award, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. She was appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in the 2012 New Year Honours for services to drama, and received the award from the Queen at Buckingham Palace on 22 February 2012
THE THENARDIERS' MUSIC
At the End of the Day (mentioned only)
The Thénardier Waltz of Treachery
Where the duo repeatedly try to swindle as much money as they can from Valjean in exchange for Cosette. Known as La Valse de la Fourberie then as La Transaction in the various French version.
Look Down (non-sing)
The Robbery/Javert's Intervention
The Attack on Rue Plumet (Thénardier only)
One Day More
Thénardier sings to himself in the sewers as he fingers through the bodies of the students. One of the show's darkest songs, it is known as Fureurs Cannibales in the 1991 French version.
Beggars at the Feast
IN THEATERS ON CHRISTMAS DAY, 2012!