Breaking News: Tony Nominee Kelli O'Hara Heads to NBC's PETER PAN LIVE
by TV News Desk - September 9, 2014
Five-time Tony Award nominee Kelli O'Hara, who has become the toast of Broadway musical theater with a startling string of hits that have wowed audiences and critics alike, has been cast in NBC's highly anticipated Dec. 4 telecast of 'Peter Pan Live!' (more...)
VIDEO: PETER PAN's Allison Williams Shares: 'I Hope Flying Will Come Seamlessly'
by TV News Desk - September 3, 2014
Williams appeared on the fourth hour of this morning's TODAY where she shared that she dreamed of playing the iconic role since she was a child. 'I hope flying will be seamless,' joked the star. Check out the appearance below! (more...)
First Official Image of NBC's PETER PAN Revealed! Plus Williams Talks Upcoming Broadcast
by TV News Desk - September 3, 2014
Neil Meron has shared the first official image of 'Girls' star and classically trained singer Allison Williams, who has been cast as the iconic title character in NBC's Dec. 4 telecast of 'Peter Pan Live!' (more...)
VIDEO: Allison Williams Thinks Happy Thoughts, Takes First PETER PAN Flight
by TV News Desk - August 12, 2014
People writes that Allison Williams, set to lead NBC's PETER PAN LIVE this winter, is one step -- or swoop, maybe? -- closer to Neverland, as the actress just began flight training for the production. Watch her soar in the video below (more...)
PETER PAN's Allison Williams Posts From Recording Session; Set To Sing On GIRLS S4
by Pat Cerasaro - August 12, 2014
Recently announced headliner of NBC's hotly anticipated live telecast of the cherished Golden Age musical PETER PAN, titled PETER PAN LIVE, Allison Williams utilized social media to share a behind the scenes glimpse of herself working on her music in the recording studio. (more...)
UPDATE: Neil Meron Confirms Christian Borle Casting for NBC's PETER PAN!
by TV News Desk - August 7, 2014
Today, Peter Pan producer Neil Meron has confirmed the news on Twitter, posting last night: 'welcome to #PeterPanLive Christian Borle @craigzadan @nbc http://www' (more...)
Christian Borle to Play Dual Roles in NBC's PETER PAN LIVE Special?
by TV News Desk - August 6, 2014
Deadline writes that stage and screen star Christian Borle is in final talks to join NBC's PETER PAN LIVE as 'Smee' and 'Mr. Darling'. Borle will return for the network special from executive producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron on December 4, following his role as 'Max' in last year's THE SOUND OF MUSIC LIVE. (more...)
He Can Fly! Jesse Tyler Ferguson Auditions for PETER PAN, LIVE!
by BWW News Desk - August 2, 2014
It seems that Jesse Tyler Ferguson hopes to be a movie musical star in the near future. The Broadway vet and Modern Family star recently posted a video of his PETER PAN, LIVE! audition, via Instagram. (more...)
Photo: Allison Williams Shares PETER PAN Photo on Instagram!
by TV News Desk - July 30, 2014
Today, Williams turned to Instagram to share a very early pic of herself dressed as the iconic character (more...)
STAGE TUBE: NBC Finds Its Peter Pan! Listen to Allison Williams in Action!
by Stage Tube - July 30, 2014
With several months until the broadcast there is still plenty of time to prepare for Williams' upcoming appearance in the special and BroadwayWorld wants you to get a chance to know the star. Below, we bring you a collection of videos of Williams in action! How do you think she'll do in the role? (more...)
Breaking News: GIRLS Star Allison Williams Will Fly High as Title Character in NBC's PETER PAN LIVE! Special
by BWW News Desk - July 30, 2014
'Girls' star and classically trained singer Allison Williams has been cast as the iconic title character in NBC's Dec. 4 telecast of 'Peter Pan Live!' (more...)
Kristen Bell Approached for NBC's PETER PAN LIVE, Too Busy
by BWW News Desk - July 13, 2014
NBC is going big in their upcoming production of Peter Pan Live!, which is scheduled to air on Dec 4. As BroadwayWorld reported earlier today, Christopher Walken has just accepted the role of Captain Hook. Craig Zadan and Neil Meron are also set to appear in the production. However, according to The Hollywood Reporter, Kristin Bell was also supposed to star in the production; however, she had to decline due to prior obligations with House of Lies. (more...)
Film, Television, and Theatre Icon Christopher Walken Cast as Captain Hook in NBC's PETER PAN LIVE!
by BWW News Desk - July 13, 2014
Oscar-winning actor Christopher Walken, one of the most revered talents of his generation and a veteran of film, television and stage, will portray the iconic Captain Hook in NBC's Dec. 4 telecast of 'Peter Pan Live!' (more...)
Poster Art Unveiled For NBC's PETER PAN: LIVE!
by Pat Cerasaro - July 3, 2014
A first look at the promotional art for NBC's hotly anticipated live TV event PETER PAN: LIVE! is now available to view via the official website. (more...)
VIDEO: Kristin Chenoweth Talks Playing 'Peter Pan', 'Wicked' Film & 'Adele Dazeem' Flub
by TV News Desk - April 15, 2014
Chenoweth talks about whether she'll be in the Wicked movie, plus what she thought about John Travolta's Adele Dazeem flub at the Oscars. (more...)
VIDEO: Jim Parsons Channels Peter Pan on SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE
by TV News Desk - March 2, 2014
Last night's SNL offered a new take on the musical adaptation of the J. M. Barrie classic, featuring host Jim Parsons as the boy who wouldn't grow up. (more...)
Miley Cyrus on Playing Tinker Bell in NBC's Live PETER PAN: 'I Would Rather Choke on My Own Tongue'
by BWW News Desk - February 24, 2014
Tinker Bell won't be twerking across the stage in NBC's live PETER PAN this December. (more...)
VIDEO: He Can Fly! Bill Murray 'Auditions' for NBC's PETER PAN LIVE on LETTERMAN
by TV News Desk - January 31, 2014
Following NBC's announcement of PETER PAN as its next live, mega-TV musical, set to air December 4, 2014, Bill Murray showed us his best singing -- and flying -- chops on LETTERMAN. Check out his 'audition' for the lead role in PETER PAN below! (more...)
FLASH FRIDAY: A PETER PAN Panorama - Looking Ahead To NBC's 2014 Live Musical Event!
by Pat Cerasaro - January 24, 2014
Today, in honor of this week's eagerly awaited announcement that the next live musical event to be presented on NBC will be the classic 1954 PETER PAN, we take a look at some of the highlights from the high-flying history of the family-friendly musical. (more...)
VIDEO: NBC Poll Favors Kristin Chenoweth, Neil Patrick Harris & Daniel Radcliffe for PETER PAN
by TV News Desk - January 20, 2014
On the heels of an announcement yesterday by NBC that their next live musical would be PETER PAN, speculation has already started on who will play the leads. (more...)
Breaking News: NBC Sets PETER PAN as Next Live Musical; Produced by Craig Zadan and Neil Meron!
by BWW News Desk - January 19, 2014
Breaking news from the Television Critics Association, NBC has just revealed their next mega-TV musical, executive produced by Craig Zadan and Neil Meron - PETER PAN! The broadcast has been scheduled for December 4, 2014. (more...)