Christopher Walken


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  • Birth Name: Ronald Walken
  • Birth Place: Astoria, NY
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 03/31/1943, Aries
  • Profession: Actor
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VIDEO: Allison Williams Takes Flight, Christopher Walkin Sneers in First Peter Pan Live! Preview

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The Poster for Peter Pan Live! Is a Fantastic, Campy Mess

It looks like we've finally found something to replace the Smash-shaped hole in our heart and its name is Peter Pan Live!

Based on the poster for NBC's latest attempt at a live musical, this retelling is going to be the epitome of hot mess. And not in the way The Sound of Music Live! was a mess but took itself very seriously. Everything about the Peter Pan Live! poster promises pure campy goodness — from the glitter encircling everyone's least favorite Girls star Allison Williams to Christopher Walken's beauty mark. (Seriously. What is up with that?)

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5 Questions We Have After Seeing Christopher Walken as Captain Hook in NBC’s Peter Pan Live!

NBC has released the first image of Christopher Walken as Captain Hook in its upcoming live production of Peter Pan and it's... well, it's something! 

Executive producer Neil Meron tweeted the picture Wednesday, which shows Girls' star Allison Williams — as the the titular boy who won't grow up — engaging in a sword fight with Walken's iconic hook-handed villain at the top of a ship's mast.

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I Cannot Do Christopher Walken
A Late Quartet: Clip 4
America's Sweethearts: Pansy Boy
Gigli Scene: He May Be

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Year Title Description
2014 Jersey Boys Movie, Actor - Angelo "Gyp" DeCarlo
2013 Stand Up Guys Movie, Actor - Doc
2012 Seven Psychopaths Movie, Actor - Hans
2012 A Late Quartet Movie, Actor - Peter Mitchell
2010 Saturday Night Live in the 2000s TV Show Series, Remarks by

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Who's Playing Mrs. Darling in NBC's Peter Pan Musical?

NBC's Peter Pan Live! musical has found its Mrs. Darling.

Broadway actress Kelli O'Hara will play the Darling matriarch, who's the mother of Wendy, John and Michael.

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NBC’s Peter Pan Live! Taps a Smash Vet to Play Smee AND Mr. Darling

NBC's live production of Peter Pan is getting Smash-ed!

Christian Borle, who previously starred as Tom Levitt on the network's Broadway-set Smash, has joined the cast in a dual capacity, reports Deadline.

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Allison Williams to Play Peter Pan in NBC's Live Production

This is what happens when Kristen Bell is busy. Girls star Allison Williamshas been cast in the title role of NBC's Peter Pan Live!, the network announced Wednesday.

In addition to Williams singing talent, which showcases at every opportunity on Girls, expect to see Williams to exhibit some truly "dynamic flying" in the Dec. 4 telecast, according to the announcement. 

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Critic's Notebook: NBC at TCA

NBC Chairman Bob Greenblatt did everything but launch into a chorus of "I've Gotta Crow" — a song from Peter Pan, the next live musical on the network's slate (on Dec. 4) — as he bullishly opened the network portion of the TCA summer press tour on Sunday. (One of his buzzier announcements involved naming Christopher Walken as that show's Captain Hook.) read more

Christopher Walken to Play Captain Hook on NBC's Peter Pan Musical

NBC has busted out its weapon of choice.

The network announced that it has cast Oscar winner Christopher Walken as Captain Hook in its live musical production of Peter Pan, which will air Dec. 4. "Funny, right?" NBC Chairman Bob Greenblatt said at the Television Critics Association fall previews on Sunday. "He's one of the most unique actors... but he's just really a song and dance man at heart... It'll be the first tap-dancing Captain Hook you've ever seen."
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