Peter Pan LIVE! Flies onto TV Dec. 4
2014-11-06 CATEGORY: Broadway
Broadway fans, especially those who refuse to grow up, will want to mark their calendars for Thursday night, Dec. 4. That night NBC will debut Peter Pan LIVE!
Following in the footsteps of the success of 2013’s The Sound of Music LIVE!,which starred Carrie Underwood and drew more than 18 million viewers, the network’s newest live musical tells the beloved tale of Peter Pan, the mischievous boy who ran away to Neverland.
Topping the list of show-stopping stars are:
- Peter Pan – Allison Williams, star of the HBO comedy-drama series “Girls”
- Captain Hook – Christopher Walken, veteran of more than 100 films and TV shows
- Mr. Darling/Smee – Christian Borle, Tony Award® winner for Legally Blonde and star of NBC’s musical-drama series ”Smash”
- Mrs. Darling – Kelli O’Hara, five-time Tony Award nominee
- Wendy Darling – Taylor Louderman, star of Broadway’s Bring It On
Executive producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, who collaborated on The Sound of Music LIVE! and have garnered Oscars® for Chicago and Hairspray,are the forces behind Peter Pan LIVE! The three-hour holiday event promises stunning costumes, extravagant sets and memorable music for all who tune in.