Follow Us on Twitter

Andrew Boyer to play Old Joe in Waitress

Andrew Boyer

Casting news

ON AUGUST 12, 2019, Andrew Boyer will join the cast of Waitress in the role of Old Joe, taking over from Shaun Prendergast (DC Holt in EastEnders) whose final performance will be on August 10.

Andrew Boyer has performed extensively across stage and screen. His UK tour credits include Candy in Of Mice And Men and Brooksie in The Shawshank Redemption.

On Broadway, he has starred in Gypsy and Music Man. His other credits include 1776, My Fair Lady, King Lear, Disney’s Beauty And The Beast, The Odd Couple, Mrs Warren’s Profession, Candida, Oliver!, Showboat and A Christmas Carol.

Boyer has also guest starred in numerous films and TV productions. His recent credits include Avenue 5 for HBO, Genius for FOX and Law & Order: SUV for NBC.

Alongside Andrew Boyer as Old Joe, Waitress stars Lucie Jones as Jenna, Laura Baldwin as Dawn, Marisha Wallace as Becky, Blake Harrison as Ogie, Peter Hannah as Earl, David Hunter as Dr. Pomatter.

A musical comedy, Waitress tells the story of Jenna, a waitress and expert pie-maker who dreams her way out of a loveless marriage. When a hot new doctor arrives in town, life gets complicated. With the support of her workmates Becky and Dawn, Jenna overcomes the challenges she faces and finds that laughter, love and friendship can provide the perfect recipe for happiness.

Waitress is currently booking at the Adelphi Theatre until January 4, 2020.