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Jemima Rooper

 
Bio:
Theatre: The Power of Yes and Her Naked Skin (National Theatre); Me and My Girl (Sheffield Crucible); The Great Game (Tricycle); A Respectable Wedding (Young Vic); Where Do We Live (Royal Court); and All My Sons (West End). TV: "Frankenstein’s Wedding," "A Bouquet of Barbed Wire," "Poirot" "Lost ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Theatre: The Power of Yes and Her Naked Skin (National Theatre); Me and My Girl (Sheffield Crucible); The Great Game (Tricycle); A Respectable Wedding (Young Vic); Where Do We Live (Royal Court); and All My Sons (West End). TV: "Frankenstein’s Wedding," "A Bouquet of Barbed Wire," "Poirot" "Lost ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [West End]
Original West End Production, 2019
Cast
  [West End]
Regent's Park Open Air Theatre Production, 2018
Audrey
  [West End]
Original West End Production, 2016
Jessica
  [West End]
West End Revival Production, 2014
Elvira
  [Broadway]
National Theatre of Great Britain Production, 2012
Rachel Crabbe
  [West End]
National Theatre Production, 2011
Guvnor No. 1

Photos

Shona Babayemi and Jemima Rooper Photo

Shona Babayemi and Jemima Rooper

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Date:
10/16/2019
Jemima Rooper and company Photo

Jemima Rooper and company

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Date:
10/16/2019
Shona Babayemi and Jemima Rooper Photo

Shona Babayemi and Jemima Rooper

From: 
Date:
10/16/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
Original West End Production, 2019
Cast

  [West End]
Regent's Park Open Air Theatre Production, 2018
Audrey

  [West End]
Original West End Production, 2016
Jessica

  [West End]
West End Revival Production, 2014
Elvira

  [Broadway]
National Theatre of Great Britain Production, 2012
Rachel Crabbe

  [West End]
National Theatre Production, 2011
Guvnor No. 1

Jemima Rooper Biography

Theatre: The Power of Yes and Her Naked Skin (National Theatre); Me and My Girl (Sheffield Crucible); The Great Game (Tricycle); A Respectable Wedding (Young Vic); Where Do We Live (Royal Court); and All My Sons (West End). TV: "Frankenstein’s Wedding," "A Bouquet of Barbed Wire," "Poirot" "Lost in Austen," "Life Line," "Sinchronicity," "Sugar Rush," "Hex," "As If," "Love in a Cold Climate," "The Railway Children," "Wives and Daughters," "The Passion," "Junk," and "The Famous Five." Film: Kinky Boots, A Sound of Thunder, The Black Dahlia.




Jemima Rooper News

20th Digital Studio & Hulu to Partner for BITE SIZE HALLOWEEN Photo 20th Digital Studio & Hulu to Partner for BITE SIZE HALLOWEEN
by Michael Major - Jan 21, 2022

The films will expand directly on the shorts from the “BITE SIZE HALLOWEEN” collection, featuring previous writers or directors, or inspired by past shorts. The films deal with topical social issues such as mental health, ecological collapse, reproductive rights, interracial adoption and online hysteria.

BWW Review: 15 HEROINES, Jermyn Street Theatre Online Photo BWW Review: 15 HEROINES, Jermyn Street Theatre Online
by Louise Penn - Nov 9, 2020

15 Heroines is a major new digital project by Jermyn Street Theatre in collaboration with Digital Theatre Plus. Taking Ovid’s Heroides as inspiration they reach back across thousands of years and into the cultures of the Mediterranean, the Middle East, and Africa, the heroines are rehabilitated and placed in a modern setting.

Jermyn Street Theatre Announces Casting For 15 HEROINES Casting Photo Jermyn Street Theatre Announces Casting For 15 HEROINES Casting
by Stephi Wild - Oct 6, 2020

Following the announcement last month that Jermyn Street Theatre has joined forces with Digital Theatre to present the major production, 15 Heroines, today the theatre reveals the full casting for this groundbreaking project.

VIDEO: Broadway and UK Musicians of The Craze Perform 'The Brighton Line' From ONE MA Photo VIDEO: Broadway and UK Musicians of The Craze Perform 'The Brighton Line' From ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 16, 2020

The original line up of The Craze joined forces with some of their compadres from Broadway and the International tour to conclude the Lockdown Skiffle Sessions.

Broadway Rewind: James Corden Returns to Broadway in ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS Photo Broadway Rewind: James Corden Returns to Broadway in ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 31, 2020

Today we rewind to 2012, when One Man, Two Guvnors opened on Broadway. The play opened on April 18 at the Music Box Theatre, where it ran for 159 performances.

Acorn TV Features DVD Debut of BBC One's GOLD DIGGER Photo Acorn TV Features DVD Debut of BBC One's GOLD DIGGER
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 29, 2020

Acorn TV will feature the DVD debut of BBC One's thrilling romantic drama GOLD DIGGER on August 11, 2020. Emmy award-winning actress Julia Ormond (Mad Men, Howard's End) and acclaimed actor Ben Barnes star in this twisty British 'domestic noir' about a woman who meets a much younger man on her 60th birthday.

BWW Feature: Our Favourite Outdoor Theatre Memories Photo BWW Feature: Our Favourite Outdoor Theatre Memories
by Marianka Swain - Jun 18, 2020

This summer, we're sadly not going to be seeing all the outdoor theatre that we've loved in past years - whether at venues like Regent's Park and Shakespeare's Globe or dedicated festivals and other open-air arts gatherings. So, until we can welcome all these wonderful events back again, BroadwayWorld reviewers are paying tribute to them with some of our favourite memories!

VIDEO: Watch a ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS Reunion With James Corden and More Photo VIDEO: Watch a ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS Reunion With James Corden and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 7, 2020

James Corden (Francis Henshall), Oliver Chris (Stanley Stubbers), Jemima Rooper (Rachel Crabbe), Nick Hytner (director) and Richard Bean (writer) reunited on a Zoom call to chat about One Man, Two Guvnors for National Theatre at Home!

BWW Review: ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS, National Theatre At Home Photo BWW Review: ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS, National Theatre At Home
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Apr 3, 2020

Wouldn't it be ironic that the time that the whole of the UK (and indeed the world) really fell in love with theatre was when no-one could actually go there? Millions of people who already love the performing arts are desperately missing their fixes. But now this virus is the great equaliser; everyone is at home, yet still want and need to be entertained.

BWW Interview: Vikki Stone Talks #ZoologicalSociety Photo BWW Interview: Vikki Stone Talks #ZoologicalSociety
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Mar 30, 2020

We caught up with composer and comedian Vikki Stone to chat about the release of her concept album #ZoologicalSociety.

Jemima Rooper Videos

Broadway Rewind: James Corden Returns to Broadway in ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS VideoBroadway Rewind: James Corden Returns to Broadway in ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 31, 2020

Today we rewind to 2012, when One Man, Two Guvnors opened on Broadway. The play opened on April 18 at the Music Box Theatre, where it ran for 159 performances.

VIDEO: Watch Dame Angela Lansbury Accept Olivier Award for BLITHE SPIRIT!
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 13, 2015

Dame Angela Lansbury won her first Olivier at the age of 89 at last night's Olivier Awards for best actress in a supporting role, as Madame Arcati in the West End's BLITHE SPIRIT at last night's Olivier Awards.

STAGE TUBE: Angela Lansbury Talks Reprising Role in BLITHE SPIRIT
by Stage Tube - Jan 18, 2015

Theatre legend, Oscar-winner and five-time Tony Award-winner Angela Lansbury returns to the West End to reprise her role in Noel Coward's Blithe Spirit. Check out a new promo for the show, featuring Lansbury herself, below!

BWW TV: Stars & Puppies! Bernadette Peters, Mary Tyler Moore, Andrew Rannells, Julie Halston, Jeremy Jordan & More at Broadway Barks 14!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 16, 2012

Yesterday, July 14, Bernadette Peters and Mary Tyler Moore hosted the 14th annual BROADWAY BARKS!, a star-studded dog and cat adoption event benefiting New York City animal shelters and adoption agencies. BroadwayWorld was there and brings you full video coverage of the event, including the opening performance by ONE MAN, TWO GUVNOR's band The Craze, plus interviews with the hostesses, as well as Julie Halston, Newsies' Jeremy Jordan, The Book of Mormon's Andrew Rannells, The Lyons' Dick Latessa (CQ) and many of the rescue groups in attendance, plus footage of Linda Lavin, Angela Lansbury and more presenting the animals available for adoption. Watch the video below!

BWW TV: James Corden - 'Winning a Tony is a Lovely Thing'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 11, 2012

James Corden is this year's recipient of the 2012 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play for ONE MAN TWO GUVNORS. The funny-man got serious with BroadwayWorld in the Tony press room following his win, showing us just how genuinely humbled he is by the honor.

STAGE TUBE: ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS' James Corden Talks His NY Experience
by Stage Tube - Jun 1, 2012

On May 21, ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS' star James Corden visited BBC America in midtown Manhattan for a Q&A with WNYC's Kurt Andersen. A sneak peak at their conversation can be seen in the video clips below! Corden discusses his journey back to Broadway from The History Boys to now, how came to star in One Man, Two Guvnors and his experience on Broadway.

STAGE TUBE: New TV Spot for ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS
by Stage Tube - May 24, 2012

ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS, by Richard Bean, based on Carlo Goldoni's The Servant of Two Masters, began preview performances on Broadway at the Music Box Theatre on Friday, April 6, and opened April 18. Get a sneak peek at a new TV spot for the show which received 7 Tony Award nominations!

BWW TV Special: 2012 Tony Nominees - Tom Edden on the Dream Come True of Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 23, 2012

BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was thrilled to sit down and speak with nearly all of this year's Tony Award nominees at the official Tony Brunch on May 2, 2012, and we will be bringing you special coverage on all of them throughout the awards season. Today we bring you Tom Edden nominated for 'Best Featured Actor in a Play' his hilarious performance in ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS.

BWW TV: Inside Opening Night of ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 21, 2012

The National Theatre of Great Britain's acclaimed comedy One Man, Two Guvnors opened at the Music Box Theatre on, Wednesday April 18. BroadwayWorld was on hand inside the after party to speak with the company and brings you coverage below!

BWW TV Sneak Peek- ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 8, 2012

The National Theatre of Great Britain's acclaimed production of ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS begins previews on April 6 and the official opening is April 18, 2012 at the Music Box Theatre (239 West 45th Street) on Broadway. ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS is a comedy by Richard Bean, based on Carlo Goldoni's The Servant of Two Masters, with songs by Grant Olding, directed by Nicholas Hytner.


Jemima Rooper Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Jemima Rooper been in?
Jemima Rooper has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Jemima Rooper been in?
Jemima Rooper has appeared on London's West End in 5 shows.

What was Jemima Rooper's first West End show?
Jemima Rooper's first West End show was One Man, Two Guvnors which opened in 2011