Olivier Award winner Griff Rhys Jones will take over the role of Fagin in Rupert Goold's production of Lionel Bart's Oliver! at the West End's Theatre Royal Drury Lane on December 14.

Jones' many stage credits include Charley's Aunt, An Absolute Turkey, The Front Page, The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui, The Wind in the Willows, and A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum.

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