Christopher Walken has been named to play the role of Captain Hook in NBC’s live broadcast of the classic children’s tale from J.M. Barrie, called “Peter Pan Live!”. The live musical will be choreographed by Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, who have choreographed the last live musical for “The Sound of Music” as well as producing the last two Academy Award telecasts.
“Peter Pan Live!” is currently scheduled to air on NBC on December 4, 2014.
Source: NBC Universal