Nicholas Lloyd Webber Wiki – Nicholas Lloyd Webber Biography
Nicholas Lloyd Webber dies at the age of 43, his death coming after father Andrew Lloyd shared on March 23 that his son had been transferred to hospice and was “fighting” gastric cancer.
Andrew Lloyd Webber’s eldest son, Nicholas “Nick” Lloyd Webber, died. I am heartbroken to have to announce that my beloved eldest son Nick died a few hours ago at Basingstoke Hospital,” Andrew, 75, said in a statement shared with PEOPLE on Saturday. “His whole family is together and we are all totally deprived.” Thank you for all the thoughts of him during this difficult time,” added the iconic songwriter and entrepreneur. Nick’s death comes a week after Andrew shared in a March 18 statement that his son was “critically ill” with gastric cancer. He said at the time that he was “absolutely devastated” by his son’s diagnosis.
As my friends and family know, he has been battling gastric cancer for the last 18 months and Nick is now hospitalized,” Andrew wrote last week. “Therefore, I have not been able to attend the recent previews of Bad Cinderella and As stand things, I won’t be able to cheer on your wonderful cast, crew, and orchestra on opening night this Thursday.” We’re all praying for Nick to come around the corner,” the Phantom of the Opera legend continued. “He’s fighting valiantly with his indomitable humor, but right now my place is with him and the family.”
Nicholas Webber Age
Nicholas Lloyd Webber was 43 years old.
Preceded in death by his son, Andrew gave an update on his son’s health
Andrew gave an update on his son’s health in a video posted to social media on March 23 beginning: “I wanted to first thank you for the many messages of support for my son, Nick. He has now been moved to a hospice. and he is fighting away”.I think he’s over the worst of this first bout of pneumonia that he had as a result of his cancer, which is horrible,” the musician and father of five continued. “But we’re all here and the family here has come together, and I think it was the right place for us all to be.” And while he was “absolutely gutted” not to be at the opening night of Bad Cinderella on Broadway, Andrew added: “My place is here in England right now.”
Nicholas Webber Career
A Grammy-nominated composer, Nick composed the music for the BBC One series Love, Lies and Records, the film The Last Bus, and the short Mr. Invisible. He earned a Grammy nomination after composing the original cast album for Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cinderella in 2021.
The son of Andrew and Sarah Hugill, whom Andrew was married to from 1971 to 1983, had been forging his own path for several years. In 2011 and 2012, Nick saw his musical adaptation of The Little Prince at the Lyric Belfast. At the time, he said that he was “very nervous”, aware that there would be “attention” on him. But I’d like to think that the show will be judged on its own merits,” he told The Telegraph in 2011. “That’s all anyone can ask for.” As for his connection to his famous father, “For a long time, I put Lloyd on the sidelines, to see what the reaction would be,” Nick also said. “I got some stuff on the radio, so I was like, ‘Okay, obviously I’m not a complete jerk.'” So I thought, ‘Wait, if other people are willing to work with me without the last name, then maybe I should move on.