Who has played King Herod?
Principal roles and casting history
|Character||Concept Album (1970)||Broadway Revival (2000)|
|Annas||Brian Keith||Ray Walker|
|Simon Zealotes||John Gustafson||Michael K. Lee|
|Peter||Paul Davis||Rodney Hicks|
|King Herod||Mike d’Abo||Paul Kandel|
How many versions of Jesus Christ Superstar are there?
Two film adaptations have been made: the first released in 1973 with Ted Neely, Carl Anderson and Yvonne Elliman, and the other released in 2000 starring Glenn Carter as Jesus and Jérôme Pradon as Judas.
Who has played Jesus in Jesus Christ Superstar on stage?
Paul Nicholas played the role of Jesus, with Stephen Tate as Judas and Dana Gillespie as Mary Magdalene. By the time the show closed, after some eight years and 3,358 performances, it had become the longest-running musical in West End history.