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Friday 28 November 2008 @ 16:15 - GMT

From the first of December, a twelve year old from Doncaster will join the London cast of the Billy Elliot musical at the Victoria Palace Theatre.

Brad Wilson becomes the thirtieth boy to play the title role worldwide, first performed by Jamie Bell in the original movie.

He is joined by Joanna Riding, who will play Mrs. Wilkinson and Joe Caffrey, who returns to the production to play Jackie Elliot, Billy's pop.