TEDxSoho has announced three exciting new speakers have been added to the upcoming event this May including Michael Sheen.
Joining Sheen, who will be taking part virtually via a pre-recorded talk, in-person talk will be actor Ray Panthaki, whilst singer-songwriter Tom Odell will be performing. They will be joining the previously announced speakers at the Cambridge Theatre on 30th May.
King of both stage and screen, acting legend Michael Sheen will be taking part virtually by means of a pre-recorded TED Talk, exclusively for TEDxSoho, about levelling the cultural playing field. Known for his roles in Oscar-nominated projects such as ‘The Queen’ and ‘Frost/Nixon,’ Sheen has also conquered the small screen, most recently in Amazon Prime’s hit TV series ‘Good Omens.’
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Previously a BAFTA Breakthrough Brit and for Best Supporting Actor at the BIFAs for his performance in the critically acclaimed ‘Boiling Point’, Panthaki will about his journey and experiences at the event.
Guests will also be treated to a number of special live performances including one from BRIT and Ivor Novello award-winning singer-songwriter Tom Odell. Odell’s debut album Long Way Down flew to the top of the UK album charts and was followed by 3 more top 5 albums. He recently released his new single ‘Best Day Of My Life’ from his eagerly anticipated 5th studio album which is due for release later this year.
Manori Ravindran, International Editor at Variety, has also been added to the line-up.
The event, created by Sam Orams, who previously staged successful TEDx events in Brighton, will be held at The Cambridge Theatre, WC2H, with tickets on sale now.