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Peter Pan Live! Behind The Scenes – The Cast Speaks!

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NBC is airing its telecast of Peter Pan Live! this evening (8/7C). Follow the jump to get a bit of behind-the-scenes color and some cool cast interviews.

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Peter Pan Live’s Casts Five-Time Tony Nominee As Mrs Darling!

NBC’s Peter Pan Live! has cast five-time Tony Award-nominee Kelli O’Hara as Mrs. Darling – the mother of Wendy, John and Michael, whom Peter spirits away to Never Land.

Follow the jump for details. Peter Pan Live is scheduled to air December 4th.

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Disney Looks To Murray for the Bear Necessities!

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Amidst the high-powered signings of the likes of Christopher Walken, Scarlett Johannson, Lupita Nyong’o and Ben Kingsley to voice beloved characters of Disney’s The Jungle Book, it became apparent that a certain lovable, bumbling, kind-hearted bear had yet to be cast.

Now the movie has its Baloo and that it is Bill Murray makes perfect sense.

The official announcement came down from Disney this morning. The hybrid live-action/animated Disney’s The Jungle Book will premiere on October 9, 2015.

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Christopher Walken Is Hook!

Christopher Walken has signed on to play Captain Hook in NBC’s Peter Pan Live which is scheduled to premiere on December 4th. Walken, who has been nominated for an Emmy and a Tony – and won an Oscar – is a song and dance man from way back (check out his appearance in the underrated Pennies From Heaven, or that Fatboy Slim video for Weapon of Choice) and should bring a unique charm and menace to Hook.

For more, follow the jump.

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