Andrew Lloyd Webber and Prostate Cancer

On October 25, 2009, a spokesperson for Andrew Lloyd Webber announced he was diagnosed with prostate cancer at the age of 61. Webber is renowned for his musicals, such as Phantom of the Opera, Cats, and Jesus Christ Superstar. The spokesperson states he is in the early stages and undergoing treatment, expecting to be back to work fully before the end of the year.