Julian Clary
Biographical Information
Born May 25th, 1959
Surbiton, England
Productions Desperately Seeking Roger
Jesus Christ Superstar as King Herod
Jack and the Beanstalk as Tim/First Henchman
Aladdin as The Slave of the Lamp
Cinderella as The Good Fairy
Dick Whittington as Chris the Cat
Taboo as Leigh Bowery
Cabaret as Emcee
Recordings Leader of the Pack
Wandrin' Star
Vocal Type Tenor

Julian Clary is an English actor and comedian.


Born in Surbiton, Surrey, Clary began his show business career under such pseudonyms as "Leo Hurll" and "The Joan Collins Fan Club" before gaining success as both a stand-up comedian and a television performer on such shows as Friday Night Live and Sticky Moments with Julian Clary.

Clary also became known for his appearances on reality television shows such as Strictly Come Dancing and Celebrity Big Brother (which he won) as well as temporarily hosting This Morning. He wrote the autobiographical A Young Man's Passage and a number of comedy books including Murder Most Fab and Devil in Disguise.


Clary released two comedy singles, the first (Leader of the Pack) under the name "The Joan Collins Fan Club" and the second a rendition of Wandrin' Star.

He also appeared as King Herod in Jesus Christ Superstar, Leigh Bowery in Taboo and the Emcee in Cabaret as well as four pantomimes written by Simon Nye.


Desperately Seeking Roger (1991)Edit

  • Que Sera, Sera (duet)


Jesus Christ Superstar (1996)Edit

  • King Herod's Song (solo)

Jack and the Beanstalk (1998)Edit

  • This Really is the End

Aladdin (2000)Edit

  • We're Having a Ball (contains solo lines)

Cinderella (2000)Edit

  • Finale (contains solo lines)

Dick Whittington (2002)Edit

  • Love Song (Nothing Will Ever Be the Same)(contains solo lines)
  • The Rest is History

Taboo (2002)Edit

  • I'll Have You All (contains solo lines)
  • Touched By The Hand Of Cool (contains solo lines)
  • Everything Taboo (duet)
  • Ich Bin Kunst (solo)
  • Bow Down Mister
  • Encore: Karma Chameleon

Cabaret (2007)Edit

  • Wilkommen (contains solo lines)
  • Two Ladies (contains solo lines)
  • The Money Song (contains solo lines)
  • If You Could See Her (solo)
  • I Don't Care Much (solo)
  • Finale


Leader of the Pack (1988)Edit

  • Leader of the Pack (contains solo lines)
  • Jacques (contains solo lines)

Wandrin' Star (1990)Edit

  • Wandrin' Star (solo)
  • Uncanny And Unnatural (solo)
  • Drop Me Like A Brick (solo)