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Shane Richie

 
Bio:
Shane Richie has balanced a hugely successful forty year career between theatre, film & TV; and he has been a regular fixture on prime time television hosting such shows as Lucky Numbers (ITV), The Shane Richie Experience (ITV), Win, Lose or Draw (ITV), Don't Forget the Lyrics! (SKY1), Reflex (BBC) ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Shane Richie has balanced a hugely successful forty year career between theatre, film & TV; and he has been a regular fixture on prime time television hosting such shows as Lucky Numbers (ITV), The Shane Richie Experience (ITV), Win, Lose or Draw (ITV), Don't Forget the Lyrics! (SKY1), Reflex (BBC) ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [UK Tour]
2021
Hugo/Loco Chanelle
  [West End]
West End Transfer, 2021
Hugo [Replacement]
  [West End]
London Revival, 1993
Kenickie

Photos

Not Dead Enough by Peter James
Directed by Ian Talbot
Starring Shane Richie and Laura Photo

Not Dead Enough by Peter James Directed by Ian Talbot Starring Shane Richie and Laura Whitmore

From: 
Date:
03/20/2017
Not Dead Enough by Peter James
Directed by Ian Talbot
Starring Shane Richie and Laura Photo

Not Dead Enough by Peter James Directed by Ian Talbot Starring Shane Richie and Laura Whitmore

From: 
Date:
03/20/2017
Not Dead Enough by Peter James
Directed by Ian Talbot
Starring Shane Richie and Laura Photo

Not Dead Enough by Peter James Directed by Ian Talbot Starring Shane Richie and Laura Whitmore

From: 
Date:
03/20/2017

 

Stage

Performances
  [UK Tour]
2021
Hugo/Loco Chanelle

  [West End]
West End Transfer, 2021
Hugo [Replacement]

  [West End]
London Revival, 1993
Kenickie

Shane Richie Biography

Shane Richie has balanced a hugely successful forty year career between theatre, film & TV; and he has been a regular fixture on prime time television hosting such shows as Lucky Numbers (ITV), The Shane Richie Experience (ITV), Win, Lose or Draw (ITV), Don't Forget the Lyrics! (SKY1), Reflex (BBC) and Win Your Wish List (BBC) to name but a few.

His numerous TV drama credits include Oliver Twist (BBC), New Tricks (BBC), We're Doomed: The Dad's Army Story (BBC), What We Did on Our Holidays (ITV), The Good Samaritan (ITV), As Good As It Gets (ITV), Skins (CH4), Moving On (BBC), Minder (CH5), Redwater (BBC), Benidorm (ITV), and Claude (Disney).

Theatre credits include the London West End and Manchester production of Grease and One Flew over The Cuckoo's Nest for a National tour. He stared in the musical Scrooge, and in two American classics titled Lone Star and Private Wars at The Kings Head Theatre London. In February 2019 Shane stared as Hugo/ Loco Chanelle in Everybody's Talking about Jamie at The Apollo in London. At the Belgrade Theatre, he has also played the leads in Peter James thrillers The Perfect Murder and Not Dead Enough.

Shane co-wrote and co-produced the national UK tour of Boogie Nights which went on to a sell-out season at The Savoy Theatre in London's West End. Film roles include Macbeth (CH4), The Reverend (Burn Hand Film), Prisoners of the Sun (Miromar Entertainment) and Flushed Away (Dreamworks Animation). In 2002, Shane created the character of lovable rogue Alfie Moon in BBC One's Eastenders, a role which has earned him several industry awards and many accolades including Best Actor at the Rose d'Or Television Festival.




Shane Richie News

BWW Review: EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE, Theatre Royal, Glasgow Photo BWW Review: EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE, Theatre Royal, Glasgow
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Apr 27, 2022

Jamie New is sixteen and lives on a council estate in Sheffield. Jamie doesn’t quite fit in. Jamie is terrified about the future. Jamie is going to be a sensation.

BWW Review: EVERYONE'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE, New Wimbledon Theatre Photo BWW Review: EVERYONE'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE, New Wimbledon Theatre
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Apr 6, 2022

Back in 2017, few could have imagined the success of a show about a teenage drag queen. Ever since it blasted its way onto the stage in 2017, Everybody’s Talking About Jamie has been a sensation here and as far away as Japan. Now on a nationwide tour, the true-life story of a 16-year-old wannabe drag queen is still as entertaining and relevant as ever.

EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE Arrives In Milton Keynes Photo EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE Arrives In Milton Keynes
by Stephi Wild - Mar 30, 2022

Everybody's' Talking About Jamie, the award-winning feel-good musical sensation, is coming to Milton Keynes Theatre on 19 April. West End star Layton Williams reprises the role of Jamie New. Straight from the West End, Shane Richie (I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here, EastEnders) will play Hugo/Loco Chanelle. Shobna Gulati (Coronation Street, Dinnerladies) also re-joins the cast to play Ray.

Photos: First Look at Adam Woodyatt and Laurie Brett in LOOKING GOOD DEAD at Glasgow  Photo Photos: First Look at Adam Woodyatt and Laurie Brett in LOOKING GOOD DEAD at Glasgow Theatre Royal
by Stephi Wild - Jan 24, 2022

Adam Woodyatt and Laurie Brett will reunite as husband and wife, but this time on stage in the acclaimed World Premiere touring stage production of the Peter James best-selling novel “LOOKING GOOD DEAD”, which opens at Glasgow Theatre Royal this week.

Laurie Brett Will Reunite With Adam Woodyatt In LOOKING GOOD DEAD Photo Laurie Brett Will Reunite With Adam Woodyatt In LOOKING GOOD DEAD
by Stephi Wild - Oct 22, 2021

Laurie and Adam famously starred as husband and wife Ian and Jane Beale in BBC's EastEnders. The rest of the cast of “LOOKING GOOD DEAD” includes Harry Long as Roy Grace, Ian Houghton as Jonas, Leon Stewart as Branson, Gemma Stroyan as Bella, Luke Ward-Wilkinson as Max Bryce, Mylo McDonald as Mick and Natalie Boakye as Janie.

Harry Long, Ian Houghton & More Join World Premiere of LOOKING GOOD DEAD at Theatre R Photo Harry Long, Ian Houghton & More Join World Premiere of LOOKING GOOD DEAD at Theatre Royal Brighton
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 17, 2021

Peter James and producer Joshua Andrews have announced full casting for the World Premiere stage production of the Peter James bestselling novel Looking Good Dead. 

LOOKING GOOD DEAD Will Premiere at Milton Keynes Theatre Next Month Photo LOOKING GOOD DEAD Will Premiere at Milton Keynes Theatre Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Jul 14, 2021

Hours after picking up a USB memory stick, left behind on a train seat, Tom Bryce inadvertently becomes a witness to a vicious murder. Reporting the crime to the police has disastrous consequences, placing him and his family in grave danger. When Detective Superintendent Roy Grace becomes involved, he has his own demons to contend with while he tries to crack the case in time to save the Bryce family's lives.

Full Cast Announced for World Premiere Production of LOOKING GOOD DEAD Starring Adam  Photo Full Cast Announced for World Premiere Production of LOOKING GOOD DEAD Starring Adam Woodyatt & Gaynor Faye
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 9, 2021

As rehearsals begin this week, Peter James and producer Joshua Andrews have announced full casting for the World Premiere stage production of the Peter James best-selling novel “LOOKING GOOD DEAD”. 

EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE National Tour Will Resume Performances in September 2 Photo EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE National Tour Will Resume Performances in September 2021
by Stephi Wild - May 14, 2021

Everybody's Talking About Jamie's UK tour will recommence in September 2021. West End star Layton Williams reprises the role of Jamie New.

Gaynor Faye To Join Adam Woodyatt In LOOKING GOOD DEAD Photo Gaynor Faye To Join Adam Woodyatt In LOOKING GOOD DEAD
by A.A. Cristi - May 11, 2021

TV and Stage star Gaynor Faye will play Kellie Bryce in the World Premiere stage production of the Peter James best-selling novel “LOOKING GOOD DEAD”.

Shane Richie Videos

Video Roundup: COME FROM AWAY, SIX, THE LION KING, and TINA Perform at the 2019 Olivi VideoVideo Roundup: COME FROM AWAY, SIX, THE LION KING, and TINA Perform at the 2019 Olivier Awards
by Stage Tube - Apr 12, 2019

Last weekend, the Olivier Awards were presented! Among performances included all of the musicals nominated in the Mastercard Best New Musical and Magic Radio Best Musical Revival categories: Caroline, Or Change; Come From Away; Company; Fun Home; The King And I; Six; and Tina - The Tina Turner Musical.

VIDEO: Watch Patti LuPone Accept Her Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Supporting R VideoVIDEO: Watch Patti LuPone Accept Her Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Musical
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 7, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Patti LuPone accepting her Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Musical! Check out the video below!

VIDEO: See All The Performances From The Olivier Awards; COME FROM AWAY, SIX, TINA, C VideoVIDEO: See All The Performances From The Olivier Awards; COME FROM AWAY, SIX, TINA, COMPANY and More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 7, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at performances from inside the Olivier Awards - featuring the casts of Come From Away, Fun Home, The Kind and I, and more!


Shane Richie Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Shane Richie been in?
Shane Richie has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has Shane Richie been in?
Shane Richie has appeared on London's West End in 2 shows.

What was Shane Richie's first West End show?
Shane Richie's first West End show was Grease which opened in 1993