Brandon Victor Dixon is giving audiences a glimpse at what to expect when he plays the coveted role of Judas in NBC’s Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert, airing Sunday April 1.
Watch Dixon sing “Superstar” in the music video below. Dixon is joined by 400 singers from Choir! Choir! Choir!
The Andrew Lloyd Webber-Tim Rice musical is the fifth in line to receive the live television musical event treatment from the Peacock network, following The Sound of Music, Peter Pan, The Wiz, and Hairspray.
The broadcast stars John Legend as Jesus and Sara Bareilles as Mary Magdalene. The cast also features Alice Cooper as King Herod, Ben Daniels as Pontius Pilate, Norm Lewis as Caiaphas, Jason Tam as Peter, Jin Ha as Annas, and Erik Gronwall as Simon Zealotes.