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Hannah Waddingham

 
Bio:
Hannah Waddingham's extensive work in the theatre includes the role of Desiree in A Little Night Music (Garrick Theatre and Menier Chocolate Factory), The Lady of the Lake in Spamalot (a role she originated in the West End, and played on Broadway), Into The Woods (Regent's Park Open Air Theatre), ... (read complete bio)
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Bio:
Hannah Waddingham's extensive work in the theatre includes the role of Desiree in A Little Night Music (Garrick Theatre and Menier Chocolate Factory), The Lady of the Lake in Spamalot (a role she originated in the West End, and played on Broadway), Into The Woods (Regent's Park Open Air Theatre), ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [London]
2017
Performer
  [West End]
London Revival, 2011
Wicked Witch of the West
  [West End]
London Production, 2006
Lady of the Lake, et al.
  [London Fringe]
Reading, 2005
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
The Lady of the Lake [Replacement]
  [West End]
Original London Production, 2003
Satan
  [West End]
Original London Production, 2000
Performer

Productions

 
[West End, 2012]
Performer

 

Stage

Performances
  [London]
2017
Performer

  [West End]
London Revival, 2011
Wicked Witch of the West

  [West End]
London Production, 2006
Lady of the Lake, et al.

  [London Fringe]
Reading, 2005
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
The Lady of the Lake [Replacement]

  [West End]
Original London Production, 2003
Satan

  [West End]
Original London Production, 2000
Performer

Productions

Performer

Hannah Waddingham Biography

Hannah Waddingham's extensive work in the theatre includes the role of Desiree in A Little Night Music (Garrick Theatre and Menier Chocolate Factory), The Lady of the Lake in Spamalot (a role she originated in the West End, and played on Broadway), Into The Woods (Regent's Park Open Air Theatre), Bad Girls The Musical (West Yorkshire Playhouse), A Chorus of Disapproval (Theatr Clywd), Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Likes of Us (Sydmonton Festival), The Beautiful Game (Cambridge Theatre) and Lautrec (Shaftesbury Theatre). She has been twice nominated for an Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Musical (in 2007 for Spamalot and in 2010 for A Little Night Music). Her television credits include My Hero, William and Mary, Coupling and Footballers' Wives.

In 2015 she joined the cast of the fifth season of the HBO series Game of Thrones as Septa Unella, as well as appearing in the 2012 feature film adaptation of Les Miserables and 2018 British psychological thriller Winter Ridge in a primary role. She portrays the role of Sofia Marchetti in Netflix's Sex Education and Rebecca Welton in Apple TV's Ted Lasso.

Hannah Waddingham Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 2013 - Best Actress in a Musical
Hannah WaddinghamKiss Me, Kate
 
Olivier Awards - 2010 - Best Actress in a Musical or Entertainment
Hannah Waddingham, A Little Night Music
 
Olivier Awards - 2007 - Best Actress In A Musical
Hannah Waddingham, Monty Python's Spamalot

Hannah Waddingham News

Jeremy Jordan Will Perform At Theatre Royal Drury Lane In August Photo Jeremy Jordan Will Perform At Theatre Royal Drury Lane In August
by Stephi Wild - May 12, 2022

Broadway star Jeremy Jordan will be performing a solo show live in London at Theatre Royal Drury Lane on Monday 29 August 2022.

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals for SONDHEIM'S OLD FRIENDS Starring Michael Ball, Hannah  Photo VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals for SONDHEIM'S OLD FRIENDS Starring Michael Ball, Hannah Waddingham, Judi Dench & More
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 27, 2022

Cameron Mackintosh has invited Stephen Sondheim’s old friends to join him in celebrating his extraordinary talents and legacy at the Sondheim Theatre which was recently gloriously rebuilt in Sondheim’s honour and thanks the cast and company and everyone involved for agreeing to a special screening which will allow over 2,500 to see the performance.

Live Screening Added at the Prince Edward Theatre For Sondheim's OLD FRIENDS Gala Photo Live Screening Added at the Prince Edward Theatre For Sondheim's OLD FRIENDS Gala
by Stephi Wild - Mar 30, 2022

Tickets for a live screening at the Prince Edward Theatre of the sold-out Sondheim's OLD FRIENDS Gala are to be released today, 30 March 2022.

Rosalie Craig, Julian Ovenden, and More Join Sondheim at OLD FRIENDS Gala Photo Rosalie Craig, Julian Ovenden, and More Join Sondheim at OLD FRIENDS Gala
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 17, 2022

This May 3, stars of the West End will gather to salute the legacy of the legendary Stephen Sondheim at a gala performance titled, Old Friends.

DRAG RACE Star Ginger Minj to Appear in HOCUS POCUS 2 Photo DRAG RACE Star Ginger Minj to Appear in HOCUS POCUS 2
by Michael Major - Mar 14, 2022

Ginger Minj shot a scene for the film in November of 2020. The scene reportedly involved three drag queens dressed up as the three Sanderson sisters, including Minj impersonating Bette Midler's character of Winifred Sanderson. The film also includes Sarah Jessica Parker, Kathy Najimy, Hannah Waddingham, and more.

Ariana DeBose, WEST SIDE STORY, and More Take Home Critics Choice Awards; Full List o Photo Ariana DeBose, WEST SIDE STORY, and More Take Home Critics Choice Awards; Full List of Winners!
by Stephi Wild - Mar 14, 2022

Ariana DeBose took home the award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in the recent film adaptation of West Side Story. The film also won in the Best Film Editing category.

Michael Ball, Judi Dench, and More Will Celebrate Sondheim in OLD FRIENDS This May Photo Michael Ball, Judi Dench, and More Will Celebrate Sondheim in OLD FRIENDS This May
by Stephi Wild - Mar 4, 2022

The all-star cast for OLD FRIENDS so far includes Michael Ball, Petula Clark, Judi Dench, Daniel Evans, Bonnie Langford, Adrian Lester, Damian Lewis, Julia Mckenzie, Bernadette Peters, Elaine Paige, Clive Rowe, Imelda Staunton and Hannah Waddingham.

Bernadette Peters, Judi Dench, Imelda Staunton, and More to Celebrate Stephen Sondhei Photo Bernadette Peters, Judi Dench, Imelda Staunton, and More to Celebrate Stephen Sondheim at OLD FRIENDS Gala
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 3, 2022

This May 3, stars of the West End will gather to salute the legacy of the legendary Stephen Sondheim at a gala performance titled, Old Friends.

Ariana DeBose and More Take Home SAG Awards; Full List of Winners! Photo Ariana DeBose and More Take Home SAG Awards; Full List of Winners!
by Stephi Wild - Feb 28, 2022

The Screen Actors Guild Awards were held Sunday, Feb. 27 at Barker Hangar in Santa Monica. The telecast aired on TNT and TBS. Among the big winners for the evening, taking home multiple awards, were CODA, Squid Game and Ted Lasso.

HOCUS POCUS 2 Producer Adam Shankman Teases Halloween Release Date Photo HOCUS POCUS 2 Producer Adam Shankman Teases Halloween Release Date
by Michael Major - Jan 31, 2022

Adam Shankman, producer of Hocus Pocus 2, has announced a Halloween release date for the highly-anticpated sequel. Bette Midler recently celebrated that the film had wrapped production. Midler will be joined by her previous co-stars Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy in the new film. Hannah Waddingham, Doug Jones, and more round out the cast.

Hannah Waddingham Videos

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals for SONDHEIM'S OLD FRIENDS Starring Michael Ball, Hannah  VideoVIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals for SONDHEIM'S OLD FRIENDS Starring Michael Ball, Hannah Waddingham, Judi Dench & More
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 27, 2022

Cameron Mackintosh has invited Stephen Sondheim’s old friends to join him in celebrating his extraordinary talents and legacy at the Sondheim Theatre which was recently gloriously rebuilt in Sondheim’s honour and thanks the cast and company and everyone involved for agreeing to a special screening which will allow over 2,500 to see the performance.

VIDEO: Hannah Waddingham Tells Story of Performing in SPAMALOT With a Mouse in Her Dr VideoVIDEO: Hannah Waddingham Tells Story of Performing in SPAMALOT With a Mouse in Her Dress
by Michael Major - Dec 10, 2021

Hannah Waddingham sat down with James Corden last night to discuss her Emmy-winning turn as Rebecca in Apple's hit comedy series, Ted Lasso. She also spoke about her extensive West End theatre career, bringing up a story when she had performed as Lady of the Lake in Spamplot with a mouse in her dress.

VIDEO: Teaser Trailer for HOCUS POCUS 2 VideoVIDEO: Teaser Trailer for HOCUS POCUS 2
by Gigi Gervais - Oct 31, 2021

The highly anticipated sequel to Disney’s Halloween classic Hocus Pocus released a snippet to get audiences excited for what’s to come. The clip came with an announcement of the cast for the upcoming film. 

VIDEO: Coach TED LASSO Gets Advice From Legendary Football Manager José Mourinho VideoVIDEO: Coach TED LASSO Gets Advice From Legendary Football Manager José Mourinho
by Stage Tube - Aug 24, 2020

During the UEFA Champions League final, which took place last night, (Sunday, August 23), Coach Ted Lasso, Jason Sudeikis’ titular character in Apple TV’s critically acclaimed, global hit original comedy series of the same name, “Ted Lasso,” called legendary football Manager José Mourinho seeking advice as he starts his new role leading the (fictional) Premier League club AFC Richmond. Mourinho, known widely as “The Special One,” reluctantly took a few minutes out of his evening to give Lasso, a Division II college football coach who has never coached a soccer game in his life, a few pointers which he graciously accepted (and desperately needed).

BWW TV: Apple TV+ Shares a Sneak Peek of This Week's TED LASSO VideoBWW TV: Apple TV+ Shares a Sneak Peek of This Week's TED LASSO
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 19, 2020

Apple TV+ has shared a sneak peek clip from episode 104 of Ted Lasso, entitled “For the Children” premiering Friday, August 21.

VIDEO: BWW Exclusive - First Look at ERIC IDLE'S THE ENTIRE UNIVERSE on PBS VideoVIDEO: BWW Exclusive - First Look at ERIC IDLE'S THE ENTIRE UNIVERSE on PBS
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 21, 2017

A cosmic explosion of comedy, music, dance and science, ERIC IDLE'S THE ENTIRE UNIVERSE tackles nothing less than the origins of the cosmos in a zany one-hour variety extravaganza premiering today, December 22, 9:00-10:00 p.m. ET. Today BWW exclusively premieres a first look!

BWW Blog: Morgan Reynolds of THE WIZARD OF OZ Tour - An Exclusive Look at 8 Months on the Road, Filmed 1 Second Each Day
by Guest Blogger: Morgan Reynolds - Jul 18, 2016

THE WIZARD OF OZ NORTH AMERICAN TOUR played its final performance on Sunday, July 17 at the Straz Center in Tampa, FL.  During the tour, Morgan Reynolds (Scarecrow) took fans on a backstage journey down the yellow brick road.  Here is the final installment: An incredible look at 8 months on the road, captured in a second each day.  Check out the video below! 

BWW Blog: WIZARD OF OZ Tour's Morgan Reynolds
by Guest Blogger: Morgan Reynolds - Dec 4, 2015

@morganwreynolds (Scarecrow) takes fans behind-the-scenes on the 2015-16 North American tour of The Wizard of Oz! #WizardUsTour.  Check out his latest vlog below!

MEGA STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from INTO THE WOODS at Regent Park's Open Air Theatre
by Stage Tube - Sep 6, 2013

Digital Theatre has just announced that the Regent's Park Open Air Theatre's Olivier Award-winning revival of James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim's Into the Woods will be added to its paid Youtube channel, for a limited run, from Thursday 5 September. Today also sees Digital Theatre announce a global virtual screening of the production at 7.30pm BST on Friday 27 September across all of Digital Theatre's platforms.

STAGE TUBE: KISS ME, KATE Comes to The Old Vic
by Stage Tube - Dec 18, 2012

Trevor Nunn directs the Old Vic and Chichester Festival Theatre's production of KISS ME, KATE, with Music and lyrics by Cole Porter and Book by Sam and Bella Spewack, which opened in November at the Old Vic.


Hannah Waddingham Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Hannah Waddingham been in?
Hannah Waddingham has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Hannah Waddingham been in?
Hannah Waddingham has appeared on London's West End in 4 shows.

What was Hannah Waddingham's first West End show?
Hannah Waddingham's first West End show was The Beautiful Game which opened in 2000

What awards has Hannah Waddingham been nominated for?
Best Actress in a Musical (Olivier Awards) for Kiss Me, Kate Best Actress in a Musical or Entertainment (Olivier Awards) for A Little Night Music and Best Actress In A Musical (Olivier Awards) for Monty Python's Spamalot .