Jesus Christ Superstar

Break A Leg: Chris Moyles Takes To The Stage - Will He Silence Any Doubters?

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 19.09.2012 | UK Entertainment

Former Radio 1 breakfast DJ Chris Moyles makes his debut as King Herod in the stage version of Lord Andrew Lloyd-Webber's revamped Jesus Christ Supers...

SUPERSTAR: Which Jesus Wannabes Have Survived?

PA | Posted 25.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

The final three in the competition to take the lead role in a new production of Jesus Christ Superstar has been revealed. David Hunter became the l...

Superstar, Keeping Up Appearances

Ian Watson | Posted 17.09.2012 | UK Entertainment
Ian Watson

"Georgie Best. Superstar, Wears frilly knickers and a Playtex bra!" I was amongst thousands of kids in the 70s who sang that, oblivious as to the original, and I still sing it whenever the credits come on to Superstar.

Eight Shows a Week is No Mean Feat

Kerry Ellis | Posted 17.09.2012 | Home
Kerry Ellis

While a lot of people seemed shocked to hear the news last week that Chris Moyles was stepping down from his breakfast show on BBC Radio 1 to join the arena tour of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Jesus Christ Superstar, I had anticipated that this would be the case from the moment he was announced in the cast.

PHOTOS: Who Will Play Jesus?

PA | Posted 18.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

Andrew Lloyd-Webber got more than he bargained for when he told Superstar stand-in Jon Moses he was through to the final. Viewers saw the singer, w...

SUPERSTAR: The First Weekend - It's Not all Bad!

Ian Watson | Posted 09.09.2012 | UK Entertainment
Ian Watson

Everybody just calm down! For anybody out there who thinks a theatre is where gall bladders are removed, I should inform you that the Da Vinci-like '...

Superstar is Coming

Ian Watson | Posted 02.09.2012 | UK Entertainment
Ian Watson

Dying for our sins can't have been easy and rising from the dead must have been even harder, but there are those who say that teaching the world forgiveness was the hardest thing he ever had to do.

'Eurovision Failure? Blatant Racism'

PA | Posted 03.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

Andrew Lloyd Webber has blamed the UK's poor record at the Eurovision Song Contest on racism. The star, 64, spoke out after a string of disappointm...

Lloyd Webber Takes Pot Shot At Cowell

WENN | Posted 31.08.2012 | Home

Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber has taken aim at talent show rival Simon Cowell for not spending enough time with his acts. The composer launches his new s...

'Gagging To Find Jesus'

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 18.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

The Vicar of Dibley will find an earthly Jesus later this year, with Dawn French joining the panel to choose the lead for musical Jesus Christ Superst...

Half The Man He Used To Be

Posted 18.05.2012 | Home

We're used to seeing Chris Moyles looking pretty pleased with himself but is that an extra dash of smugness we detect in this pic? Yep, he's RE...

'Jesus Christ' Chris!

PA | Posted 16.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

Chris Moyles is going from saviour to villain - by playing King Herod in stage musical Jesus Christ Superstar. The unlikely casting will see the Ra...

How Does He Do It Over And Over Again?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 21.03.2012 | Home

Lord Lloyd Webber is a tireless workhorse. The creative force behind such musical offerings as Evita, Cats, Starlight Express and Joseph and His Am...

Holy Role For Amanda

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 21.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

Amanda Holden has revealed she will be the host of Andrew Lloyd Webber's ITV1 talent show Jesus Christ Superstar. The Britain's Got Talent judge le...

Jesus Christ Superwoman?

PA | Posted 03.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

TV bosses have not ruled out casting a woman in the lead role of Jesus Christ Superstar after launching a search for a new musical star. Impresario...

It's A Right Rice Row Over 'Tacky' Talent Search

WENN | Posted 24.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

Famed lyricist Sir Tim Rice has slammed his longrunning writing partner Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber's decision to hunt for a new lead for their hit music...

Are You Jesus?

WENN | Posted 18.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

Andrew Lloyd Webber is offering an unknown Brit the lead in his highly-anticipated global Jesus Christ Superstar tour after announcing he's launching ...

I Wish I Could Turn My Friends Into a Script (Though I'm Glad They Don't Have Cancer)

Ben Falk | Posted 29.01.2012 | UK Entertainment
Ben Falk

They tell you to write what you know. But once you hit your mid-thirties and your days are a random melee of friends' kids and feeling grumpy after that run you forced yourself to take, it becomes increasingly hard to find something to write about.