ITV's Superstar winner Ben Forster is preparing to take to the stage in his hometown of Sunderland.
Ben is playing the role of Brad in The Rocky Horror Show at the Empire from 18th- 23rd February.
He won ITV’s Superstar last year and went on to play the lead in Jesus Christ Superstar at Newcastle's Metro Radio Arena.
More top news
New law will protect the dignity of both men and women, the Government says.
Transport Secretary Chris Grayling has survived a vote of no confidence, amid claims his credibility will "never recover" .
Mark Smith has confessed to killing 38-year-old Jillian Grant, whose body was discovered in North Shields on December 25 last year.