Panic At The Disco singer Brendon Urie to star in Broadway's 'Kinky Boots'.
Rockstar Brendon Urie has made a huge career move in venturing into acting this year, with a Broadway debut in the award-winning 'drag' musical 'Kinky Boots' coming this summer. He'll play the lead character in the Jerry Mitchell directed show starting in May.
Brendon Urie to star in 'Kinky Boots'
The Panic At The Disco frontman will be playing Charlie Price on Broadway this summer; a character that was originally played by Stark Sands, though most recently by Killian Donnelly in London. He's a man who reluctantly takes over his father's failing shoe factory after his death and finds a way of getting back in business by targeting a niche market: drag queens!
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P!ATD's 'Death of a Bachelor' entered the American charts at Number 1 last month, removing Bowie's 'Blackstar' in the process.
Panic! At The Disco frontman Brendon Urie has spoken of his shock and surprise at his new album entering the American Billboard charts at Number 1, knocking the likes of David Bowie and Adele down in the process.
The Las Vegas act’s fifth studio album, Death of a Bachelor, was released at the end of January and was revealed as their first ever chart topper, selling 190,000 copies in its first week according to Nielsen Music.
Brendon Urie of Panic! At The Disco in November 2015