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Neil McDermott

 
Bio:
Theatre includes: Follies (London Palladium), La Cage aux Folles (Menier Chocolate Factory), The Sound of Music (London Palladium), Bad Girls: The Musical (West Yorkshire Playhouse), Aladdin (Old Vic), Henry IV (Donmar Warehouse), Through the Woods (Birmingham Rep) and The Water Babies (Chichester ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Theatre includes: Follies (London Palladium), La Cage aux Folles (Menier Chocolate Factory), The Sound of Music (London Palladium), Bad Girls: The Musical (West Yorkshire Playhouse), Aladdin (Old Vic), Henry IV (Donmar Warehouse), Through the Woods (Birmingham Rep) and The Water Babies (Chichester ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [West End]
Original West End Production, 2021
Philip Stuckey
  [West End]
Return London Engagement, 2018
Evil Lord Hector
  [West End]
West End Production, 2017
Chief Weasel
  [West End]
Original London Production, 2011
Lord Farquaad [Replacement]
  [West End]
London Revival, 2006
Rolf

Neil McDermott Biography

Theatre includes: Follies (London Palladium), La Cage aux Folles (Menier Chocolate Factory), The Sound of Music (London Palladium), Bad Girls: The Musical (West Yorkshire Playhouse), Aladdin (Old Vic), Henry IV (Donmar Warehouse), Through the Woods (Birmingham Rep) and The Water Babies (Chichester Festival Theatre).

Film includes: Vivaldi, Blooded and Goal!

Television includes: Ryan Malloy in EastEnders, Ralph Ellis in The Royal, Doctor Who, Kiss of Death, Casualty, Chopratown and Rosemary & Thyme.





Neil McDermott News

Photos: First Look at the UK Tour of HOME, I'M DARLING Photo Photos: First Look at the UK Tour of HOME, I'M DARLING
by Stephi Wild - Jan 19, 2023

This new production of Home, I’m Darling opens at the Theatre Royal Windsor on 25 January 2023, prior to the play’s first extensive national tour. Check out all new rehearsal photos here!

Theatre Royal Brighton's New Season Guide Is Out Now Photo Theatre Royal Brighton's New Season Guide Is Out Now
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 29, 2022

Theatre Royal Brighton's brand new What's On Guide is out now! Packed with top quality entertainment, there's a fabulous choice of shows this season from Mother Goose starring Ian McKellen and John Bishop this December, to Lemons Lemons Lemons Lemons Lemons starring Aidan Turner and Jenna Coleman next March.

National Theatre Announces DANCING AT LUGHNASA, DIXON AND DAUGHTERS, and More Photo National Theatre Announces DANCING AT LUGHNASA, DIXON AND DAUGHTERS, and More
by Stephi Wild - Nov 22, 2022

The National Theatre has announced three new productions for 2023 and the revival of the critically acclaimed The Father and the Assassin. A new production devised by The PappyShow will tour directly to 55 schools across England, and National Theatre Live brings The Crucible, Othello and GOOD to cinema goers around the world.

HOME, I'M DARLING Will Embark on UK Tour Next Year Photo HOME, I'M DARLING Will Embark on UK Tour Next Year
by Stephi Wild - Nov 17, 2022

This new production of Home, I'm Darling opens at the Theatre Royal Windsor on 25 January 2023, prior to the play's first extensive national tour. Leading the cast are BAFTA award winner Jessica Ransom (Doc Martin, Armstrong and Miller, Horrible Histories) as Judy, Diane Keen (Doctors, The Cuckoo Waltz) as Sylvia and Neil McDermott (Eastenders, The Royal) as Johnny, with further casting to be announced.

Photos: See James Darch, Daisy Wood-Davis & More in Rehearsals for GLORY RIDE at The  Photo Photos: See James Darch, Daisy Wood-Davis & More in Rehearsals for GLORY RIDE at The Other Palace Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 9, 2022

Rehearsal images have been released for new, original musical based on an amazing, true story from the Second World War, Glory Ride, which will have its world premiere in the main theatre at The Other Palace as a staged concert for three performances this November. See the photos here!

WATCH: THE MINOTAUR Releases 'Singing Our Song' Music Video - Cast EP Out Now Photo WATCH: THE MINOTAUR Releases 'Singing Our Song' Music Video - Cast EP Out Now
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 24, 2022

Metta Theatre released a cast EP and music video for The Minotaur. Get a first listen and look here! P Burton-Morgan and Felix Hagan reunite on a musical based on the Greek myth of The Minotaur - as a metaphor for fossil-fuel induced climate collapse and the inspiring power of community coming together to rise above denial, greed and devastation.

Cast Announced For GLORY RIDE at the Other Palace Photo Cast Announced For GLORY RIDE at the Other Palace
by Stephi Wild - Oct 24, 2022

New, original musical based on an amazing, true story from the Second World War, Glory Ride will have its world premiere in the main theatre at The Other Palace as a staged concert for three performances this November.

Patrick Barrett, Elly Jay, Annabelle Laing, Will Luckett and Cilla Silvia Join PRETTY Photo Patrick Barrett, Elly Jay, Annabelle Laing, Will Luckett and Cilla Silvia Join PRETTY WOMAN THE MUSICAL
by Stephi Wild - Jan 12, 2022

Five new cast members, Patrick Barrett, Elly Jay, Annabelle Laing, Will Luckett and Cilla Silvia will be joining the cast of Pretty Woman the Musical at the Savoy Theatre.

VIDEO: PRETTY WOMAN Cast Member Kimberly Blake Gets Proposed to On Stage Photo VIDEO: PRETTY WOMAN Cast Member Kimberly Blake Gets Proposed to On Stage
by Stephi Wild - Aug 23, 2021

Yesterday's performance of Pretty Woman on the West End was extra special, as audience members got to witness a proposal! Kimberly Blake, a member of the cast, was proposed to on stage by her partner David after the matinee performance.

Photos: Go Inside the West End Gala Premiere of WONDERVILLE Photo Photos: Go Inside the West End Gala Premiere of WONDERVILLE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 27, 2021

MAGIC is back in the West End! This summer at the Palace Theatre, the world’s greatest illusionists and mentalists are coming together in Wonderville, a jaw-dropping display of magic, illusion and technological trickery that will electrify, surprise and leave theatregoers in awe at what they are seeing on stage.  

Neil McDermott Videos

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS in the West End!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 29, 2017

The new West End musical THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS features Rufus Hound as the amazing MR Toad, Simon Lipkin as Ratty, Craig Mather as Mole, Neil McDermott as Chief Weasel, with Denise Welch as Mrs Otter and Gary Wilmot as Badger. The show is currently previewing at the London Palladium with opening night on Thursday 29 June. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!


Neil McDermott Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Neil McDermott been in?
Neil McDermott has not appeared on Broadway.

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

What was Neil McDermott's first West End show?
Neil McDermott's first West End show was The Sound of Music which opened in 2006