VIDEO: Ben Platt and the Cast of DEAR EVAN HANSEN Perform 'You Will Be Found' on James Corden's HOMEFEST
Last night, CBS presented HOMEFEST: James Corden's LATE LATE SHOW SPECIAL, hosted by James Corden. Celebrities submitted videos of themselves speaking, or performing, to be broadcast on the show from across the world.
One of the performers was Ben Platt, who joined the touring cast of Dear Evan Hansen to sing You Will Be Found.
Watch the video below!
Ben Platt recently released an album, titled "Sing to Me Instead." He received a Grammy Award for his role on the DEAR EVAN HANSEN (ORIGINAL BROADWAY CAST RECORDING), as well as a 2018 Daytime Emmy Award for his part in the cast's performance of "You Will Be Found" on NBC's TODAY. His credits include roles in the Tony Award-winning original Broadway production of The Book of Mormon and the blockbuster films, Pitch Perfect and Pitch Perfect 2, amongst many others. Platt leads an all-star cast in the new series, The Politician, produced by Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk, and Ian Brennan (Glee) and co-starring Jessica Lange, Gwyneth Paltrow, and Zoey Deutch. He will also star in the upcoming films "Run This Town" - premiering at this year's SXSW Film Festival - and "Broken Diamonds."
The national tour of Dear Evan Hansen has been halted due to the current health crisis. The tour was set to be in Detroit at the Fisher Theatre currently, and headed to Philadelphia's Forrest Theatre next.
The Dear Evan Hansen tour cast currently features Stephen Christopher Anthony in the title role, with Stephanie La Rochelle as Zoe Murphy, Jessica E. Sherman as Heidi Hansen, Claire Rankin as Cynthia Murphy, Noah Kieserman as Connor Murphy, John Hemphill as Larry Murphy, Alessandro Costantini as Jared Kleinman, and Ciara Alyse Harris as Alana Beck.
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