Dani Dyer will be joining her father Danny Dyer in Nativity! The Musical this Christmas at the Eventim Apollo, from 19 to 31 December.
As previously announced, Danny Dyer will play the role of Hollywood Producer, Mr Lewis Parker whose daughter, Polly Parker will be played by Danny’s real-life daughter, Dani Dyer. Polly Parker is an aspiring actress living in Los Angeles whose father will go to any lengths to secure her a dream role in a Hollywood film.
Dani is best known for winning this year’s series of ITV2’s Love Island with her boyfriend Jack Fincham. On starring in Nativity!, Dani said today:
“I am so excited to make my stage debut in Nativity! and with my dad! It is going to be so much fun and will be lovely for us to be in a musical together at Christmas time, I just can’t wait.”
Director Debbie Isitt said: “I made Nativity! The Musical to give families the opportunity to watch a funny and touching Christmas musical together – and like with the films – we have created a family in the making of the show. Bringing the brilliant Danny Dyer together with his gorgeous daughter Dani on stage will be great fun for audiences and highlight how important families are at Christmas time. I’m really excited to work with them both – it is going to be a lot of fun! Children, animals and two Dyers? Bring on the sparkle and shine!”
Joining the Dyer family is the previously announced Jo Brand, Simon Lipkin, Scott Garnham and Ashleigh Gray.