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Overview (3)

Born in Fleetwood, Lancashire, England, UK
Birth NameAlfred Giovanni Roncalli Boe
Height 5' 10" (1.78 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Born Alfred Giovanni Roncalli Boe on September 29, 1973 in Blackpool, Lancashire, UK, he is an English singer and actor, best known for his work in musical theatre. He was born as the youngest of nine children and named after the Italian name of Pope John XXII. At 17, while he was working as a car mechanic at the TVR factory in Bispham, his singing was overheard by a client with connections to the music business who suggested Boe should audition for the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company in London. After a successful audition he moved to London and studied singing at the Royal College of Music, the National Opera Studio, and the Royal Opera House. In 2002 he got a leading role in a Broadway production of "La Boheme", appeared on the cast album for the production, and a year later, along with the other leads, received a Tony Honors Award. In 2006 he released his first solo album, "Classic FM Presents Alfie Boe". In 2010 he played Jean Valjean in Les Misérables in Concert: The 25th Anniversary (2010), which was released both as a video and as an album. He appeared in a number of staged productions, such as the 2011 production of Gilbert and Sullivan's "The Mikando" or the 2017 limited run of Rodgers and Hammerstein's "Carousel", and gave a number of performances during the BBC Proms (2012). In 2019 was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire for services to music and charity. He tours both the UK and the US with various classical music concerts, both solo and with other artists. He's been married to Sarah Boe since 2004. They have two children, daughter Grace and son Alfred Robert.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Evil_Herbivore

Spouse (1)

Sarah Boe (2004 - present) ( 2 children)

Trade Mark (2)

Powerful, operatic vocals
Beard

Trivia (4)

Daughter, Grace, was born on May 9, 2008.
He is a big fan of Queen, Freddie Mercury and The Who.
Child, Alfie, born 1 January 2012.
He was awarded the OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) in the 2019 Queen's Birthday Honours List for his services to music and charity. He is a musical performer and actor.

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