Dead Simple cast confirmed

Following the critically acclaimed hit premiere stage production of Peter James’ The Perfect Murder, the best-selling work of the No.1 novelist will return to the stage in 2015 with the adaptation of his most famous and popular book to date Dead Simple. A host of famous faces - including Gray O’Brien (Coronation Street) as Detective Roy Grace, Jamie Lomas (Eastenders, Hollyoaks) as Michael Harrison, Rik Makarem (Emmerdale, Torchwood) as Mark Warren,Michael McKell (Doctors, Emmerdale) as Bradley Cunningham and introducing Glasgow actress Gemma Stroyan(Taggart) as Ashley Harper - bring the next claustrophobically thrilling instalment of Peter James’ work to life at theTheatre Royal Glasgow from Monday 18 until Saturday 23 May 2015 

Michael Harrison thinks he has it all; great career, good friends and a beautiful fiancée. But when his stag night prank goes horribly wrong, Michael finds himself alone, buried alive and staring death in the face. As time runs out and the terror grows, Detective Superintendent Roy Grace tries to solve his mysterious disappearance, but begins to fear that Michael will never be found in time.

The Glasgow run of Dead Simple coincides with the release of Peter James’ eleventh novel in the Roy Grace series,You Are Dead, available from Thursday 21 May 2015. Peter James has gone straight in at No.1 in the Sunday Times bestseller charts seven times in the last four years with his Roy Grace series. The international bestselling crime thriller novelist has won numerous awards both in the UK and in the USA and in 2012 Peter won the coveted US Barry Award for Best British Crime Thriller. He has sold over 15 million books of his Roy Grace series, and is published in 36 languages. Dead Simple has itself sold over 2 million copies around the word and has been a No.1 best seller in the UK, Germany, Italy, France, Holland and Russia.

Theatre Royal Glasgow
Thu & Sat mats 2.30pm
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