John Legend is preparing to play the Saviour of the world during the presentation of Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert. The special which is based on the final week of the life of Christ features songs from the original production that debuted on Broadway in 1971 and was developed into a movie in 1973.
Legend gave fans a sneek preview of the production during a Facebook live post.
I’m LIVE from the set of #JesusChristSuperstar rehearsing “What’s the Buzz?” with Sara Bareilles! Don’t miss us this Easter Sunday on NBC
Posted by John Legend on Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert will air live from the Marcy Armory in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, New York on Easter Sunday on NBC.