Star of Dallas Linda Gray will be swapping Texas for Wimbledon this Christmas after producers today announced that she will be making her panto debut at the New Wimbledon theatre in Cinderella.
Gray is best known for playing Sue Ellen Ewing in the TV classic Dallas but is no stranger to the London stage having played Mrs Robinson in the West End production of The Graduate.
Gray joins Tim Vine, Matthew Kelly, Matthew Rixon and Wayne Sleep, Amy Lennox and Liam Doyle in the cast of Cinderella.
Gray is thrilled to be making her first panto appearance at the theatre. “I am so delighted to be making my pantomime début inCinderellaat the beautiful New Wimbledon Theatre. I have heard such great things about British pantomime and I am very excited to get started! I am especially looking forward to working with such a brilliant and talented cast; the script is hilarious, my costume is sensational and I am looking forward to spending Christmas in the wonderful city of London”.
Cinderella runs at the New Wimbledon Friday 5 December – Sunday 11 January