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It’s also slightly shocking – a realisation of people’s fantasies.'Nicholas Parsons first took the role in 1994 in the West End. Afterwards people didn’t congratulate me on my performance, they said what good legs I had!'As everyone else came on for the finale in outrageous costumes, I thought it would be funny to keep the Narrator’s smart crushed-velvet smoking jacket on, but swap his trousers for high heels, stockings and suspenders. 'There have been countless Frank-N-Furters, but for Nicholas the most outstanding of them all was Jason Donovan. In 2012, Cruise was Hollywood's highest-paid actor.He has won Golden Globe Awards for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture in Drama in 1990 for Born on the Fourth of July; Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture in Comedy/Musical in 1997 for Jerry Maguire; and Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture in 2000 for Magnolia.
He has been nominated for three Academy Awards and has won three Golden Globe Awards.
In 2002, Cruise won the Saturn Award for Best Actor for Vanilla Sky.
In 2003, he won an AFI Movie of the Year Award for The Last Samurai and an Empire Award for Best Actor for Minority Report.
The creator of The Rocky Horror Show, Richard O’Brien, 71, couldn’t have foreseen that his creation – a comically camp retread of the Frankenstein story – would still be flourishing 40 years after its first performance at a tiny 63-seat London theatre in 1973.
Tim Curry, 67, the original Frank-N-Furter both on stage and in the film, recalls, 'The film killed my career for a while because producers found it hard to see me as anything other than Frank.