The band's frontman acts in the play that's been written about them...

SUGGS is to star in the musical that he and fellow Madness band members helped to create.

‘Our House’ was recently awarded ‘Best New Musical’ at the Oliver Awards, and is based on Madness‘s greatest hits, including title track ‘Our House’, worked around a modern love story.

Band frontman Suggs, is to take over the role of ‘Joe’, the father in the musical, previously played by ‘EastEnders’ star Ian Reddington.

He will join the award winning cast at London’s Cambridge Theatre on March 17.