Dr Ranj is best known for being a NHS doctor and resident medic on ITV’s This Morning. Ranj is also a television presenter, best-selling author, columnist and for one night only, a West End star!
Dr Ranj recently performed on ITV’s All Star Musicals and stunned the audiences and judges alike with his vocal prowess. On June 15th he trod the boards with his own show Scrubs to Sparkles, with special appearances from some celebrity friends including: Janette Manrara (BBC Strictly Come Dancing), Faye Tozer (Steps) and Jenny Ryan (ITV The Chase) and more!
Presented by TV’s Gethin Jones (BBC Morning Live), Scrubs to Sparkles featured stories from Ranj’s life punctuated by well-known songs, accompanied by a live on stage band. The night was in aid of the Make A Difference Trust theatre fund, supporting professionals in the theatre industry who have been impacted by the COVID pandemic.
HOST: Gethin Jones
Dr Ranj opened with JOURNEY HOME, COME WHAT MAY & YOU WILL BE FOUND
Jenny Ryan sang HE'S MY BOY
Ranj and Jenny were then joined by Hayley Tamaddon for Dolly Parton's 9-5
Ranj sang WHO YOU ARE
and Rob Rinder sang I AM WHAT I AM
Act 2 opened with Ranj and Janette Manrara singing A WHOLE NEW WORLD
and reliving their Strictly time
Hayley Tamaddon returned to sing GET HAPPY
Rising star Katie Ramshaw sang RAIN ON MY PARADE
then Faye Tozer joined Ranj for REWRITE THE STARS
followed by a duet of THIS IS THE MOMENT with Eoin Mallon
Ranj and the ensemble closed the show with HOME and THIS IS ME