With a tenacity that James Bond would admire, Sam Mendes — director of the latest 007 adventure — has managed to get Shrek moved out of a West End theatre next year so he can put Charlie And The Chocolate Factory on there instead.
Then the show’s producers at Warner Bros Theatre Ventures and Neal Street Productions agreed a deal for Charlie to go to the London Palladium — which meant Thompson and his associates had to construct new set models, based on the Palladium’s dimensions.
On the show, Ferguson plays Peter's first boyfriend, Chris, whom Peter is secretly dating.
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