Destiny’s Child And *NSYNC Are To Appear In “Jesus Christ Superstar” Together

W The actual F?!

1. The new cast line-up for the north American leg of the Jesus Christ Superstar tour has just been announced. And it is SO, SO GOOD!

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2. Not only have they signed up Michelle Williams from Destiny’s Child as Mary Magdalene.

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4. But she’s being joined by JC Chasez from *NSYNC as Pontius Pilate. WTF?!

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6. But that’s not all. Sex Pistols’ Johnny Rotten will be playing King Herod.

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7. And Brandon Boyd from Incubus will be Judas Iscariot.

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8. The announcement was of course met with a lot of excitement online.

Bloody hell. The Jesus Christ Superstar US cast. I can only sit slack-jawed & applaud... (via @mrjamieeast)

— Miss L (@ProResting)
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most mental yet amazing cast EVER?

— Jamie East (@mrjamieeast)
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BRANDON BOYD OMG!!! Michelle Williams & Brandon Boyd - Jesus Christ Superstar - GMA 4-4-14

— Irene Quinio (@irenequinio)
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Well, fuck. Johnny Rotten is doing Jesus Christ Superstar.

— Rea (@fueledbyrea)
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Most Curiously Wonderful Musical Cast? - Jesus Christ Superstar US Tour

— Andrew Grover (@Nowtas)
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14. Now where can we get a ticket?!

There will be over 50 dates across the US this summer, starting on 9 June in New Orleans and ending on 17 August in Philadelphia.

Tickets go on sale on 11 April from

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Kimberley Dadds is the UK celebrity editor for BuzzFeed and is based in London.
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