Carly Rae Jepsen
Carly Rae Jepsen, the singer famous for her hit single "Call Me Maybe," will make her Broadway debut in the title role of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella beginning Feb. 4, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
The songstress will replace exiting leading lady and Tony nominee Laura Osnes for a 12-week run. Jepsen follows the likes of Julie Andrews, Lesley Ann Warren, Drew Barrymore and Hilary Duff, all of whom have played versions of Cinderella in movies or on TV.
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"Broadway has been a dream of mine since I was a little girl, and I look forward to working with this incredibly talented cast to tell this classic tale," Jepsen said.
Jepsen, who is working on a new album, will be joined by Cinderella newcomer Fran Drescher, who will also make her debut on Feb. 4 as Cinderella's stepmother.