Mr Battle 2017



A local celebrity for 2017,  Jersey born actor and dancer, Jonny Labey is Mr Battle 2017. The 24-year former Eastenders actor and winner of the ITV1 show Dance Dance Dance is no stranger to Battle, having been involved in the Parish of Grouville entry for many years and is passionate about this community event.

Jonny trained at Bird College of Dance, Music and Theatre Performance

Jonny competed and won ITV1’s hit prime time show Dance,Dance,Dance in 2017.

Credits include: Series Regular Paul Coker in EastEnders, That Man (Hippodrome), The Verge of Strife (Edinburgh Festival), Graffiti Pete in In The Heights (Southwark Playhouse); David in Soft Lad (Brown Boy Productions); Eddie Cochran in Rock’n’ Roll Heaven (UK Tour); Wonderlands (Orchard Theatre, Dartford); Oscar in Sweet Charity (Studio House Theatre, Sidcup);Bestival 2013 (Robin Hill Country Park); Joie de Vivre (Orchard Theatre, Dartford); Hooray for Hollywood (Orchard Theatre, Dartford) and Eurovision (Die Grosse Entscheidungsshoe, Switzerland)

Previous Mr Battles include:

                Joe McElderry (Musical Entertainer)

Craig Phillips (DIY expert and TV Presenter)

Matthew Lewis (Harry Potter)

Matthew Wolfenden (Emmerdale)

Gareth Gates (Pop Idol)

Marco Pierre White (Celebrity Chef)

Ray Quinn (X-Factor)

Mikey North (Coronation Street)

Christopher Biggins (I’m a Celebrity)

Keiran Bracken (Dancing on Ice)

Aimee Le Brun, Miss Battle 2016 with Mr Battle Joe McElderry