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NBC Releases New Promo for Jesus Christ Superstar Live
Because the event is live, there's obviously no footage to tease but the promo leans heavily on the iconic music from the lead song and an emphasis on the cast: singer/songwriter John Legend as Jesus Christ; singer/songwriter Sara Bareilles as Mary Magdalene; and rock star Alice Cooper as King Herod. Created by Andrew Lloyd Webber and[...]
Singer Sara Bareilles Converts to NBC's Live 'Jesus Christ Superstar'
Credit: Ga Fullner / NBC's  Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert! continues to gather "disciples" ahead of its Easter 2018 broadcast, adding platinum-selling singer/songwriter Sara Bareilles as Mary Magdalene to a line-up that currently includes singer John Legend as Jesus and rock star Alice Cooper as King Herod. "We're overjoyed to have Sara Bareilles play Mary Magdalene and[...]
Presidential Election (and I wish I was joking about that one) and a chance at twenty minutes of stand-up at Carolines's on Broadway in NYC. Is WWE Chairman Vince McMahon Planning to Reboot the XFL? can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: TWS19 XFL ( ESPN President John Skipper Resigns to Battle Substance Addiction can't be loaded because JavaScript[...]
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Whether or not it was the Power of Christ that compelled them to do it, NBC is elevating Grammy Award-winning musician John Legend (La La Land, Underground) to "Son of God" status as Jesus Christ in the network's upcoming live musical remake of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's rock opera Jesus Christ Superstar Live[...]
'La La Land' Is A Charming If A Bit Overrated Homage To Classic Hollywood
John Legend shows up at one point and the apparent difference between Legend and Stone and Gosling in terms of strength is whiplash inducing The weak singers make the music forgettable save for one I hummed the music from Moana for a week I could remember the song from the trailer for La La Land[...]
Academy Awards
Jonah Jameson make-up. I've never been a fan of Lady Gaga, but she blew the doors off the building last night and let her voice be what shined. Since the Academy pre-writes all of the presenters speeches… you'd think trained actors would be better and delivering their lines. I'd like to see John Barrowman host next years awards. Everyone[...]