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Julian Forsyth has died at the age of 71.



Forsyth’s agents said in a statement, “We are saddened to announce that our lovely client Julian Forsyth has died. With a career spanning decades he was a wonderful actor and the loveliest of gentlemen. We will miss him very much. RIP Julian.”

Julian Forsyth's theatrical credits include The Woman In Black, An American In Paris at the Dominion Theatre, Guys and Dolls at the Royal Albert Hall, Sunset Boulevard at the Coliseum, The Go-Between at the Apollo Theatre, Wicked at the Apollo Victoria.

His television credits include Father Brown, A Touch of Frost, The Curse of Steptoe, and Holby City.

Julian Forsyth STAGE CREDITS

[West End]
Original London Production, 2021
Doctor Dillamond [Replacement]

[West End]
West End Production, 2017
Ensemble

Monsieur Baurel

[West End]
Original West End Production, 2016
Mr. Maudsley

[West End]
English National Opera West End Revival, 2016
Cecil B. DeMille

[West End]
Original London Production, 2008
Performer

[West End]
Original London Production, 1992
Jailor/1st Blind


Julian Forsyth News


Stage and Screen Actor Julian Forsyth Dies At Age 71

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that stage and television actor Julian Forsyth has died at the age of 71.
Photos: THE WOMAN IN BLACK Bows Out of the West End

After 33 years, The Woman in Black has played its final West End performance. Check out the photos from the final show.
THE WOMAN IN BLACK Will Play its Final Performance After 33 Years

After 33 years in London's West End, the theatrical sensation that is Susan Hill's THE WOMAN IN BLACK, will play its final performance at The Fortune Theatre, London on Saturday 4 March 2023.
Guest Blog: Julian Forsyth Talks About His 1000th Appearance in THE WOMAN IN BLACK & the Innovative Rehearsal Process

What’s so special about The Woman in Black, and why is it still running in the West End after 33 years? As someone who is about to perform in it for the 1,000th time, I can offer an insider’s view that provides just one of several answers to that question.
Susan Hill's THE WOMAN IN BLACK Celebrates 13,000 Performances on 13 August

Susan Hill's The Woman in Black celebrated 13,000 performances at The Fortune Theatre on 13 August 2022. To celebrate this milestone performance, a strictly limited number of £13 tickets are available for select performances until 27 August.
Julian Forsyth and Matthew Spencer Will Join the Cast of THE WOMAN IN BLACK

The new cast has been announced for Susan Hill's THE WOMAN IN BLACK at The Fortune Theatre, London. Julian Forsyth returns to the production to star as Arthur Kipps and Matthew Spencer reprises his role as The Actor from Tuesday 7 June 2022.
BWW Review: THE WICKER HUSBAND, The Watermill Theatre

The Wicker Husband is a folk musical written by Rhys Jennings, with music by Darren Clark. Half world-premiere, half returning reboot, its original March 2020 run was cut short when theatres shut for the pandemic. Now it’s back in all its heartening glory and, from start to finish, it delivers in droves.
Photos: Inside Rehearsal For THE WICKER HUSBAND at the Watermill

Rehearsal photos have been released for the highly anticipated return of critically acclaimed musical THE WICKER HUSBAND. 
Full Casting Announced for THE WICKER HUSBAND

Full casting has been announced for the return of critically acclaimed musical THE WICKER HUSBAND.
THE WICKER HUSBAND Has its World Premiere at the Watermill Theatre

This Spring, the acclaimed Watermill Theatre presents the World premiere of a captivating and powerful new folk-inspired musical. The Wicker Husband, by Rhys Jennings and Darren Clark, was the winner of the inaugural MTI Stiles + Drewe Mentorship Award in 2016 celebrating new British musical theatre writers and was included in the National Alliance for Musical Theatre's 30th Annual Festival of New Musicals in New York.
Photo Flash: THE WOMAN IN BLACK Celebrates 30th Anniversary

PW Productions celebrated the 30th Anniversary of Susan Hill's THE WOMAN IN BLACK on Wednesday 5 June at The Fortune Theatre, London with celebrations led by producer Peter Wilson and director Robin Herford.
Lara Pulver And Stephen Mangan Join GUYS AND DOLLS At The Royal Albert Hall

It was today announced that Lara Pulver, Stephen Mangan, Sharon D. Clarke and Paul Nicholas will join the cast of Guys and Dolls at the Royal Albert Hall. Pulver who recently won an Olivier Award for her performance in Gypsy, and is known for her roles in Sherlock and Spooks, will play Sarah Brown. Stephen Mangan, who was in the West End earlier this year in an anniversary production of Harold Pinter's The Birthday Party, joins the cast as the narrator. Clarke, most recently on stage in acclaimed Caroline, or Change, will take the role of General Cartwright and Nicholas will be Arvide Abernathy. They join previously announced cast including Adrian Lester, Jason Manford, Meow Meow, Clive Rowe and Joe Stilgoe. Guys and Dolls will come to the iconic London venue for three performances between 19 - 20 October, directed and choreographed by Stephen Mear (Gypsy, Hello Dolly!, Mary Poppins) and featuring the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra. This will be the first time it has ever been presented in its entirety at the venue.
London's AN AMERICAN IN PARIS Will Open Theatrically Throughout the U.S. This September

Trafalgar Releasing has announced the North American theatrical release of the highly acclaimed musical, An American in Paris, coming to movie theaters across the USA on Thursday, September 20 and Sunday, September 23.
London Production of AN AMERICAN IN PARIS Heading to Movie Theaters Worldwide

The London stage production of AN AMERICAN IN PARIS will be heading to movie theaters worldwide in 2018. Trafalgar Releasing has acquired the theatrical rights to the West End musical, which trasnferred from Broadway after picking up four Tony Awards.
AN AMERICAN IN PARIS Dances Last Weeks in the West End; Coming to Cinemas Soon!

The new musical, An American in Paris, was uniformly critically acclaimed when it opened earlier this year. Inspired by the Hollywood classic, it is now playing its final 14 weeks at the Dominion Theatre. The last performance of this celebrated engagement will be on Saturday 6 January 2018. The London production of An American in Paris has been filmed for future release in cinemas, featuring the original cast led by Robert Fairchild and Leanne Cope.
AN AMERICAN IN PARIS Extends Booking Again To April 2018

Christopher Wheeldon's stunning reinvention of the Oscar® winning Hollywood musical An American in Paris, has extended its engagement for a second time, with tickets now on sale until Saturday 28 April 2018.
The Dominion Theatre, Home to AN AMERICAN IN PARIS Completes £6m Refurbishment

London's Dominion Theatre, home to Christopher Wheeldon's stunning reinvention of the Oscar winning Hollywood musical An American in Paris, has completed a £6 million restoration and unveils a brand new double-sided LED screen on Tottenham Court Road, the largest and highest resolution projecting screen on the exterior of a West End theatre.                                               
AN AMERICAN IN PARIS Extends Booking to January 2018!

Christopher Wheeldon's stunning reinvention of the Oscar winning film An American in Paris has been ecstatically received by audiences and critics since opening at the beautifully restored Dominion Theatre on 21 March 2017. The smash hit production has now extended booking, with tickets on sale until Saturday 27 January 2018.
Photo Flash: AN AMERICAN IN PARIS Opens Tonight in the West End

Production photography and footage has been released today for the highly anticipated West End musical An American in Paris. The critically acclaimed and multi award-winning new musical has its official London premiere tonight, Tuesday 21 March at the beautifully restored Dominion Theatre.
AN AMERICAN IN PARIS Preview Performances Begin Tomorrow

Previews begin tomorrow (Saturday 4 March 2017) for the highly anticipated new musical An American in Paris. Reduced prices (up to £10.00 off) apply at all performances from Saturday 4 March - Friday 31 March 2017.

Julian Forsyth FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How many Broadway shows has Julian Forsyth been in?

Julian Forsyth has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has Julian Forsyth been in?

Julian Forsyth has appeared on London's West End in 7 shows.

What was Julian Forsyth's first West End show?

Julian Forsyth's first West End show was Which Witch which opened in 1992

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