Watch Emmy-Winning Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert, Starring John Legend, Sara Bareilles, More, April 12.
What year did John Legend star in Jesus Christ Superstar?
A heavy gospel influence can be heard on Legend’s 2004 debut Get Lifted. Even so, the performer was nervous about playing perhaps the most important figure in the Western world. “I knew it would be a challenge to take on this role,” Legend says. “The opportunity to play Jesus Christ was one I didn’t want to pass up.”
When did Jesus Christ Superstar live come out?
Following news Friday night that the star-studded, multimillion-dollar production of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s Jesus Christ Superstar arena tour had been abruptly canceled, the tour’s promoter, Michael Cohl, has explained that as suspected, the ax fell because ticket sales weren’t cutting it.
Where can I watch Jesus Superstar 2018?
Episodes (1) Based on the final week of Jesus’ life, this live broadcast stars John Legend as Jesus Christ, Sara Bareilles as Mary Magdalene, Alice Cooper as King Herod and Brandon Victor Dixon as Judas.
Did John Legend Do Jesus superstar?
John Legend performs the title role in Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert, Easter 2018.BY PAUL LEE/NBC. Ever since John Legend played the title role in NBC’s Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert, on April 1, his wife, Chrissy Teigen, has had a new household nickname for the singer.
Where was Jesus superstar shot?
Filming of Jesus Christ Superstar took place in Israel’s Negev Desert. It’s difficult to distinguish one scene’s location from another as Negev covers more than half of Israel with repetitive dunes and beige rocky gorges.