Opening last year, Alexander Dinelaris's adaptation has gone method in hiring a singer, rather than actress, in the lead role in this new cast. Whatever reservations you might have about her acting, you know you've got a safe set of vocal cords with Beverley Knight. Predictably, it's the singing that keeps The Bodyguard afloat whenever you might waver.
> Beverley Knight on The Bodyguard: 'It's not a Whitney Houston tribute'
An opening X Factor wall of stats and some mobile phones are the only updating the story gets, but to be honest that's all it needs. A man