Samantha Barks on Les Mis and birthday cake

Samantha Barks celebrates her birthday at the Classic BRITs by singing with Alfie Boe.

She's wowed audiences on stage and on screen, but tonight she's performing with Alfie Boe at the Classic BRIT Awards. What's more, it's her birthday! What better way celebrate than by singing at the Albert Hall? She tells Lucy Coward all about her amazing year, and what's coming next.

"Next year I look forward to trying to build my career. I enjoy the variation. I'm starting my next film next week, so that'll take over to next year!"

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Samantha Barks