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Michael Ball has enjoyed a very successful and varied career over the last 20 years, both in the West End and on the Concert Stage, working with some of the 20th century's most prolific musical theatre composers. After graduating from the Guildford School of Acting, his professional debut was in "Godspell," playing the role of John the Baptist/... See full bio »
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Filmography

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 2014 That Day We Sang (TV Movie)
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 2009 Let's Dance for Sport Relief (TV Series)
Edna Turnblad
- Episode #1.4 (2009) ... Edna Turnblad
 1995 England, My England
Henry Purcell
 1993 Aspects of Love (TV Movie)
Alex Dillingham
 1991 Noel's Christmas Presents (TV Movie)
 1985 Coronation Street (TV Series)
Malcolm Nuttall
- Episode #1.2521 (1985) ... Malcolm Nuttall
- Episode #1.2518 (1985) ... Malcolm Nuttall
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Other Works:

(November 2005 to February 2006): Played "Count Fosco" in "The Woman in White", a musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber, David Zippel and Charlotte Jones, based on the novel by Wilkie Collins (Marquis Theater, New York City, New York, USA). See more »

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Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Personal Quote:

Mine was Jon Pertwee. I remember Patrick Troughton going into Jon Pertwee. You know that thing that kids used to watch it from behind the sofa, I was so scared of the music I had to watch it from outside, through the window, at the back of the sofa. I was honestly petrified. (On Doctor Who (1963)) See more »

Trivia:

Starring as "Hajj" The Poet in the English National Opera production of Kismet in the London Coliseum June 25-July 14. See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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