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Bill Kenwright interviewed by Richard Oliff. 8th December 2008 (17.45 UK)
Bill Kenwright, CBE (born 4th September 1945, Liverpool) is a leading West End theatre producer and film producer. He is also the chairman of Everton Football Club. In 2007, Kenwright was a judge in the BBC1 television series "Any Dream Will Do." He's one of the UK's most successful theatre producers, best known for the long-running West End hit Blood Brothers and the record breaking tour of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. Other recent productions have included West End runs of Whistle Down the Wind at the Palace Theatre, Festen in London, on a UK tour and now on Broadway, The Big Life, Elmina's Kitchen, Scrooge – The Musical, The Night of the Iguana, A Few Good Men, A Man For All Seasons alongside UK tours of Jesus Christ Superstar, Tommy, Whistle Down the Wind, Tell Me on a Sunday and This is Elvis.