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Watch: Interviews with Cast of Fox’s The Passion

By Samantha Boden
Posted On Mar 19, 2016
Watch: Interviews with Cast of Fox’s The Passion

The Passion is a two-hour musical airing live from New Orleans this Sunday on Fox. The musical tells the 2000-year old story of the last hours of Jesus Christ’s life on earth.

 

Actor, writer, producer, and director Tyler Perry, who is a New Orleans native, is narrating the special. Prince Royce, Seal, and Trisha Yearwood are part of the cast.

 

The musical will feature a variety of popular music. It will follow the dramatic and inspiring story of Jesus of Nazareth.

 

New You caught up with the producers and cast of The Passion. Watch the interviews below to get the scoop before the musical airs this Sunday at 8 P.M. ET on Fox.

 

Host and narrator Tyler Perry is so excited for this to air in America.

 

 

Executive Producer Adam Anders saw this musical live in Holland two years ago and decided he needed to get it to America.

 

JenCarlos Canela, who plays Jesus, is feeling great, is at peace, and is ready to go.

 

Chris Daughtry, who plays Judas, likes that they chose very modern songs.

 

Executive Producer Robert Deaton spoke about why he decided to get involved with The Passion.

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