|Born||April 14th, 1949 |
|Productions||The Pirates of Penzance as Sergeant |
Blondel as Assassin (original London cast)
Crazy For You as Bela Zangler (original London cast)
Les Misérables as Thénardier
|Recordings||Blondel (original cast recording) |
Crazy For You (original London cast)
Chris Langham is an English actor.
Born in London, England to a director father and actress mother, he began as a comedy writer working on The Muppet Show and appeared in such television shows as Not the Nine O'Clock News and Alas Smith and Jones as well as playing a centurion in Monty Python's Life of Brian.
Langham was also a prominent figure on radio with shows such as People Like Us and theatrical ventures including playing Arthur Dent in A Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy. Onscreen, he became best known for his role as the melancholic MP Hugh Abbott in The Thick of It.
Langham appeared in a number of stage musicals, playing the Sergeant in The Pirates of Penzance and The Assassin in the original cast of Blondel. He also played Bela Zangler in the original London cast of Crazy For You (for which he received an Olivier nomination) and Thénardier in Les Misérables.
- When the foeman bares his steel (contains solo lines)
- No, I'll be brave ... Though in body and in mind (contains solo lines)
- Sergeant, approach! (contains solo lines)
- When a felon's not engaged in his employment (contains solo lines)
- A rollicking band of pirates we (contains solo lines)
- Assassin's Song (duet)
- Blondel in Europe (contains solo lines)
- What Causes That? (duet)
- Master of the House (contains solo lines)
- Waltz of Treachery (contains solo lines)
- The Robbery (contains solo lines)
- Attack on the Rue Plumet (contains solo lines)
- One Day More
- Dog Eat Dog (solo)
- The Wedding (contains solo lines)
- Beggars at the Feast (duet)