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Jennifer Lopez To Headline ‘Bye Bye Birdie’ Live Musical On NBC In 2017

NBC’s next live musical production is going to feature a superstar. Jennifer Lopez will lead the cast of “Bye Bye Birdie,” which is set to run in 2017. This will be the fifth live musical to be mounted by the network following “The Sound of Music,” “Peter Pan,” “The Wiz,” and “Hairspray.” The latter has not yet aired, as it is set to run this coming December.