Five-time Tony nominee Kelli O’Hara has joined the cast of NBC’s Peter Pan Live! She will play Mrs. Darling, wife of George Darling (Christian Borle) and mother of the Darling kids, opposite Allison Williams’ Peter Pan and Christopher Walken’s Captain Hook. Craig Zadan and Neil Meron are executive producing the live special, NBC’s follow-up to its hugely successful live staging of The Sound Of Music, which the duo also produced. Peter Pan Live! is slated to air December 4.
O’Hara received Tony noms for The Bridges of Madison County (2014), Nice Work If You Can Get It (2012), South Pacific (2008), The Pajama Game (2006) and The Light In The Piazza (2005). Her other Broadway credits include Follies, Sweet Smell Of Success: The Musical and Jekyll & Hyde. Her film work includes Sex And The City 2 and The Dying Gaul.