Apr 01, · Ted Neely is an actor, singer, composer, and producer who played Jesus in the film Jesus Christ versant.us 74, Neely signed his first record deal in at age Author: S.M. Walsh. Aug 15, · Directed by Norman Jewison. With Ted Neeley, Carl Anderson, Yvonne Elliman, Barry Dennen. Film version of the musical stage play, presenting the last few weeks of Christ's life told in an anachronistic manner/10(K). Jesus Christ Superstar () cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. 14 rows · Jesus Christ Superstar had been conceived as a stage work, but lacking the funds to get it 9/ Ted portrayed Jesus in "Jesus Christ Superstar." He was a singer and drummer by trade. Originally, he wanted the role of Judas and had auditioned for the part on Broadway, but received the role of versant.us more recently appeared in "Django Unchained" along with Jamie Foxx. Jesus Christ Superstar (Original, Musical, Drama, Broadway) opened in New York City Oct 12, and played through Jul 1,
Jesus appreciates this, but becomes worried when Simon suggests directing the crowd towards an uprising against their Roman occupiers. This Jesus Must Die. Jesus Christ Superstar. The nostalgia is mainly due to Robert Powell's memorable performance as the son of God, which turns up on a lot of "Top 10 Jesus actors" lists. Rate This. Apostle Robert LuPone
If its content seemed daring and perhaps downright sacrilegious , the work, a "sung-through" musical echoing operatic and oratorio traditions, was structurally perfect for an album; just as remarkable as its subject matter was the fact that its musical language was full-blown rock music. Best Costume Design. Annas Paul Thomas Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Section 2, p. Sexy Trippy All Moods.
Broadway World. Certificate: 16 Drama. Apostle James Jonathan Wynne The musical started as a rock opera concept album before its Broadway debut in Jesus Christ Superstar , by contrast, passed through the border and Southern states without any controversy, speaking volumes in the process about what had happened to American society in the interim. William Gestrich. Judas initially refuses, but Caiaphas and Annas win him over by reminding him that he could use the money to help the poor.