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Emilia Rose "Mills" O'Connell, known professionally as Millie O'Connell, is a British actress, singer, dancer, and model. She played Anne Boleyn in the West End Production of Six the Musical. She also played the same role in the show's 2018 UK Tour, beginning on 11 July 2018. Millie left the show on 13 October 2019 and her role was taken over by Courtney Bowman.

Personal Life[]

Millie openly identifies as queer and pansexual.[1]



Production Timespan Principal
First UK Tour 11 July – 30 December 2018 Anne Boleyn
First West End Production 17 January – 13 October 2019

Stage Credits[]

Stage Credits
Year Production Role Theatre
2015 Laine Leaps Ahead Lead/Featured Singer Epsom Playhouse
2016 Aladdin Slave of the Ring/Understudy Jasmine Civic Theatre
42nd Street Ensemble/Understudy Peggy Sawyer, Ensemble/Understudy Anytime Annie Theatre Du Chatelet, Theatre Royal Drury Lane
2018 Thoroughly Modern Millie Ensemble/Understudy Millie Dillmount UK Tour
2018-19 Six the Musical Anne Boleyn UK Tour, Arts Theatre
2019 Soho Cinders Velcro Charing Cross Theatre
2020 Be More Chill Chloe Valentine The Other Palace
2020 Hair Jeanie The Turbine Theatre
2020, 2021 RENT Maureen Johnson Hope Mill Theatre
2021 Be More Chill Chloe Valentine Shaftesbury Theatre
2021 Hair Jeanie The London Palladium


  • Prior to leaving the show, Millie had played the most shows out of every actress in the original West End cast.
  • If Millie could play any other queen, she said she would want to play Jane Seymour.
  • Millie was in the same production of Be More Chill as Renée Lamb.
  • Millie was in the same production of Hair as Jodie Steele and Grace Mouat.
  • Millie was in the same production of RENT as Maiya Quansah-Breed.
  • Millie shares the same birthday as Izuka Hoyle.
  • Out of all past and present queens, Millie has the most Instagram followers.
  • The spacebuns were not intended for the Boleyn costume, it is just what she wore at West End Live in 2018 because she thought they were "really cute".[2]
  • Millie is the only cast member to have worn the Boleyn 3.0 costume.
    • She was also the first cast member to wear the Boleyn 3.1.0 costume.


"But I didn't look as good as I did in my pic..."
To view the Millie O'Connell gallery, click here.



UK Tour

Cast Principal Jarnéia Richard-NoelMillie O'ConnellNatalie ParisAlexia McIntoshAimie AtkinsonMaiya Quansah-Breed
Understudies Grace Mouat†^
Ladies-in-Waiting Amy ShawTerri De MarcoKaty RichardsonAlice Angliss
Emergency Covers Renée Lamb
Standbys Arlene McNaught

West End

Cast Principal Jarnéia Richard-NoelMillie O'ConnellAlexia McIntoshAimie AtkinsonMaiya Quansah-Breed
Swings and Understudies Grace Mouat†^Vicki ManserCourtney StapletonShekinah MacFarlane
Emergency Covers Genesis LyneaToby Marlow