This is sort of cheating. Colm Wilkinson plays the small but crucial role of the Bishop of Digne in this Les Miz movie, but it’s not his first time with the material. His Tony-nominated Valjean made the role famous in 1987.
And he’s not the only one with extra prep: Samantha Barks, who plays the film’s Eponine, has done so before.
Next Hugh Jackman