About the film
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Jesus Christ Superstar - Live Arena Tour
Release Date: November 19, 2012
|Production Companies||:||Universal Studios Home Entertainment|
|Producers||:||Andrew Lloyd Webber, Helen Parker, Dione Orrom, Brett Sullivan|
|Writers||:||Tim Rice, Tim Rice|
This contemporary re-imagining of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's legendary rock musical Jesus Christ Superstar presents the story of the last seven days of Christ leading up to his crucifixion as seen through the eyes of Judas Iscariot. Filmed as an arena rock opera, the performance features a star-studded line-up which includes award-winning musical comedian, Tim Minchin as the role of Judas Iscariot; pop icon and former Spice Girl Melanie C as Mary Magdalene; radio DJ Chris Moyles in his stage debut as King Herod; and Ben Forster, to take on the title role of Jesus.