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Andrew in London

He used to be in a british opera man group, has sang for the Queen and is now starring in a West End play set in the 1930's (mustache noted).

The Menu

Cumin & Paprika-spiced Lamb
Aubergine with Chili and Garlic
Homemade hummus
 
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Name: Andrew Alexander

Hometown: London

Current Location: Queens Park, London

Day Job: Actor; currently in The 39 Steps in London’s West End

Daily Uniform: Preppy casual. Gant/Hilfiger

I have a few: Brain cells (only a few, according to my parents…)

The taste I couldn’t live without: Garlic

If I could cook for anyone: I would cook for my Hungarian grandmother, who has passed away now sadly. I would cook her Rakott Krumpli, a Hungarian dish she used to cook for me.

Any hidden talents? I can moonwalk badly.

One thing people would be surprised to know about you: I met and sang for the Queen.

You’re having a dream dinner party – who’s invited and what are you making? Errol Flynn, David Niven and Marlon Brando. I would make old fashioned’s and we would drink them all night.

I’m dying to go to: Rome, China, and The Fat Duck in Bray

Top 3 favorite pubs in London: The Paradise in Kensal Green, The Bull and Last in Highgate and The Coach & Horses in Soho

Can you tell us a little about the British Opera Man Group? The group was called Teatro, a vocal quartet signed to Sony BMG. Our first album went Gold in the UK and went to number 1 on various charts across the globe.

Gotta ask… the mustache, for a part or part of every day? The mustache is definitely for a part! I’m in a 1930s play at the moment.

My TOP 5 Meals

1. Meat Fruit, Black Foot Pork Chop, and Tipsy Cake at Dinner by Heston Blumenthal in London

2. Fresh Calamari at The Codfather in Capetown, South Africa

3. Gold Leaf Foie Gras at Hotel Bloom in Brussels

4. Robata Grilled Scallops at Roka in London

5. Bingo Wings and the Dead Hippie Burger with Fries at Meat Liquor in London

My motto in life: Find what you have a passion for and excel at it.