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Christopher Eccleston to star in Old Vic’s A CHRISTMAS CAROL

Christopher Eccleston is to star as Scrooge in A Christmas Carol at the Old Vic in London.  Previous actors to take on the role include Rhys Ifans, Owen Teale, Andrew Lincoln, Stephen Mangan and Paterson Joseph.

Matthew Warchus, director of A Christmas Carol, said: “Jack Thorne’s joyful adaptation of A Christmas Carol is a feast for the eyes, mind and heart. 

“Already seen by over half a million people globally this love-filled production continues to snowball in popularity; indeed, more people booked to see the show last year than ever before.”

He added: “This year I am delighted to be working with Christopher Eccleston in the role of Scrooge and to be bringing back all the music, magic and festive joy for audiences old and new.”