Enjoy Celebrity Radio’s Jon Jon Briones Interview Miss Saigon…..
Miss Saigon is the West End’s biggest hit in 2014. It is now taking Broadway by storm.
This revival & cast is a theatrical masterpiece!
Opened on May 2nd 2014 at the Prince Edward theatre, Miss Saigon is the classic story of love, loss and torment.
This show has everything – stunning lighting & sets, laughs, tragedy, incredible drama, creative brilliance and a remarkable cast with staggering talent.
Miss Saigon Stars the incredible Jon Jon Briones (from the original cast) as The Engineer.
Cameron Mackintosh’ latest blockbuster has all of the original anthemic songs including ‘I still believe’, ‘Why God Why’, ‘Bui Doi’ and the sensational ‘The Last Night Of The World’.
Enjoy Celebrity Radio’s Exclusive interview with Jon Jon & Alistair Brammer recorded at the Prince Edward Theatre, West End London….
Jon Jon Briones Interview ~ The Engineer:
Jon Jon was born and raised in the Philippines and now resides in Los Angeles, California.
He first ventured abroad in 1989 to join in the original London cast of Miss Saigon and has subsequently played the role of the Engineer in Germany, US Tour, Asian Tour, back home in the Philippines, a return to London’s West End for its final year and most recently a UK Tour.
Since moving to Los Angeles he has appeared in many shows, including playing the title character in The Romance of Magno Rubio at the Ford which earned him both LA Weekly and Ovation Best Lead Actor nominations.
Television guest star appearances include Las Vegas, Sons of Anarchy, Bones, The Mentalist, Monk, Southland, Miami Medical, General Hospital, Law & Order LA and Moonlight.
Film credits include: Model Home, Blood Ransom, The Fifth Voyage of Sinbad, Breathe, Brown Soup Thing, An Immigrant Girl’s Journey, Proud American, Finding Foosball, Potluck, Feast and Yokai.
Jon Jon is hugely charismatic and is the epitome ‘The Engineer’. His powerhouse performance at times is breath-taking.
His energy is inspiring and his delivery of the role was a master-class in acting and Live performance.
Here’s Jon Jon, Alistair & Alex at the Price Edward Theatre August 2014:
Interview and review recorded by Alex Belfield at Celebrity Radio 7th August 2014