King Herod


Swedish Rock Singer Erik Grönwall Performs Simon Zealotes from NBCs Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert

Swedish Rock Singer Erik Grönwall Performs Simon Zealotes from NBC's Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert!

With Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber‘s Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert! only mere hours away from its small screen bow, NBC has released a new video of Swedish hard rock/heavy metal singer-songwriter Erik Grönwall (Simon Zealotes) joining 400 Choir! Choir! Choir! singers for a truly captivating rendition of 'Simon Zealotes':https://youtu.be/6kp37u6_OdwGrönwall joins a Jesus Christ Superstar[...]

Preview John Legends Gethsemane Sara Bareilles Everythings Alright from NBCs Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert

Preview John Legend's 'Gethsemane,' Sara Bareilles' 'Everything's Alright' from NBC's Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert!

In the first, John Legend (Jesus Christ) performs a soulful rendition of "Gethsemane;" and in the second, Sara Bareilles' (Mary Magdalene) version of "Everything's Alright" hits all of the right heartbreaking notes.https://youtu.be/t3NKSKWMQU8https://youtu.be/lOZ9UyOMLyYLegend and Bareilles are joined by Hamilton's Brandon Victor Dixon as Judas; rock star Alice Cooper as King Herod; Ben Daniels as Pontius Pilate, Norm Lewis as Caiaphas, Jason Tam as Peter, Jin Ha as Annas and Swedish rock[...]

Hamiltons Brandon Victor Dixon Previews NBCs Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert

Hamilton's Brandon Victor Dixon Previews NBC's Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert!

With NBC‘s Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert! set to bow before a live viewing audience this Easter Sunday, the network's released a small tease of what viewers can expect Sunday night in the form of Hamilton's Brandon Victor Dixon's (Judas) joining 400 singers from Choir! Choir! Choir! for an amazingly uplifting performance.Dixon joins a line-up that[...]

Hamiltons Brandon Victor Dixon Cast in NBCs Jesus Christ Superstar

Hamilton's Brandon Victor Dixon Cast in NBC's Jesus Christ Superstar

The six new cast members will be joining singer/songwriter John Legend as Jesus Christ; singer/songwriter Sara Bareilles as Mary Magdalene; and rock star Alice Cooper as King Herod.[caption id="attachment_799504" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: lev radin / Shutterstock.com[/caption]Dixon took over the role of Aaron Burr in Hamilton from original star Leslie Odom Jr., and would continue on[...]

NBC Releases New Promo for Jesus Christ Superstar Live

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 NBCs Live Jesus Christ Superstar

Singer Sara Bareilles Converts to NBC's Live 'Jesus Christ Superstar'

[caption id="attachment_771410" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Ga Fullner / Shutterstock.com[/caption]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[...]

John Legend to Play Jesus in NBCs Jesus Christ Superstar Live

John Legend to Play Jesus in NBC's Jesus Christ Superstar Live

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[...]