Jamie Beddard

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Carrie's War

Role Mister Johnny
Director Andrew Loudon
West End
Carrie’s War is Andrew Loudon’s 2009 stage adaptation of Nina Bawden’s bestselling novel. It tells the story of Carrie and her brother Nick, two children evacuated from wartime London to Druid’s Bottom, a mansion in Wales inhabited by the eccentric Gotobed family, during the Second World War.

Jamie plays Mister Jonny, a cerebal palsy-suffering relative of the Gotobeds, in the production.
Carrie's War

Mr Beddard...delivers the goods with effortless aplomb. Quentin Letts
Daily Mail

Jamie Beddard as Johnny Gotobed underlines Bawden's extraordinarily enlightened messsage, as potent now as when she wrote it. Michael Coveney

Best of all is James Beddard as Mr Johnny, the first time, surely, a genuinely disabled actor has made such a marvellous meal of a disabled role in the West End. Michael Coveney