LOOKING GOOD DEAD STAGE PLAY
The thrilling Roy Grace series from multi-million No.1 best-selling author Peter James returns with the world premiere stage production of Looking Good Dead, starring award-winning actor and EastEnders icon, Adam Woodyatt and star of stage and screen Gaynor Faye (Emmerdale, Coronation Street, The Syndicate)
No good deed goes unpunished…hours after picking up a USB memory stick, left behind by another passenger on a train seat, Tom Bryce, (Adam Woodyatt) 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.
Adapted by award winning writer Shaun McKenna, Looking Good Dead follows the huge stage success of The Perfect Murder and Dead Simple and will keep you on the edge of your seat until the chilling final moments!
Don’t miss your chance to see the world premiere tour of Peter James’ gripping new play.
Adam Woodyatt as Tom Bryce
Adam Woodyatt is the longest serving cast member in EastEnders having appeared continuously as Ian Beale since the show began in 1985. For his portrayal of the role he was honoured in 2013 with the Lifetime Achievement Award and in 2015 after EastEnders 30th Anniversary Live episode, Best Actor at the British Soap Awards. Looking Good Dead marks Adam’s return to stage in a play for the first time since 1982 as a 13 year old at the National Theatre in Tom Stoppard’s On The Razzle, In addition to EastEnders Adam has also appeared on many TV programmes including Robot Wars, Dream House, A Question of Sport, presented the National Lottery draw live and last year was a contestant on Celebrity Masterchef. He has also previously appeared in the pantomimes Peter Pan, Snow White, Aladdin, Mother Goose and Cinderella.
Gaynor Faye is a treasured star of UK stage and screen, becoming a beloved member of both Coronation Street as Judy Mallett, and Emmerdale as Megan Macey.
Having recently starred on our screens again this year, in BBC1’s hit drama The Syndicate, Gaynor now returns to the stage in Looking Good Dead, after critically acclaimed stage performances in Calendar Girls and Band of Gold.
PETER JAMES – NOVELIST AND PRODUCER
SHAUN MCKENNA – STAGE ADAPTOR
JONATHAN O’BOYLE – DIRECTOR