Allison Williams is ready to take flight! The beautiful ‘Girls’ actress is set to play the role of Peter Pan in NBC’s upcoming musical, ‘Peter Pan Live’ on Dec. 4, opposite Christopher Walken as Captain Hook. Click to watch the first trailer!
The first official trailer for NBC’s upcoming musical, Peter Pan Live! starring Allison Williams, 26, and Christopher Walken, 71, has finally arrived. In the behind-the-scenes clip you can see Allison as Peter Pan learning her marks while Christopher gears up to play Captain Hook and learns to sword fight!
‘Peter Pan Live!’ Trailer — Allison Williams Takes Flight
Allison and Christopher definitely look ready for the Dec. 4, debut! In the quick trailer you can see the entire stage being built to include multiple sets as Allison is shown learning her marks as well as getting into a harness in preparation to fly as Pan.
She is also seen recreating some of the most iconic scenes, such as when Peter is staring out the window looking at Neverland and when he is resting on top of the ship — we have to say that Allison has really transformed into the title role!
Christopher is also seen in his entire Captain Hook get-up and is also carrying off the iconic villain’s look extremely well. He is shown learning how to sword fight and there is even a clip of his epic battle against Peter.
It looks like things are moving along smoothly and will still well over a month to go before Peter Pan Live! debuts on Dec. 4, we are sure that both talented actors will have their parts nailed down.
Allison Williams Cast As Peter Pan
As HollywoodLife.com previously reported, Allison was cast as the title role back in July and her famous — and incredibly proud dad — NBC Nightly News‘ Brian Williams, announced that Alison has been preparing for the role of Peter Pan since the age of three.
Craig Zadan and Neil Meron the executive producers behind The Sound of Music Live! said, “Allison Williams is a major find. She will reinvent the iconic role of Peter Pan with her wit, her warmth, her dynamic flying and her wonderful musical abilities. The score will be sung beautifully and introduced to a whole new generation of families.”
Peter Pan Live will be broadcast live on NBC on December 4, 2014.
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— Caitlin Beck