NEW YORK (WPIX)—
She has moved out of "Melrose Place" and now Ashlee Simpson
-Wentz is ready to take on the Great White Way.
Simpson-Wentz, 25, is slated to star as Roxie Hart
in the long-running musical revival of "Chicago."
"I'm honored to be reprising my role as Chicago's Roxie Hart, returning to the stage and joining this amazing cast," Simpson-Wentz said in a statement to MTV News. "Being on Broadway is a childhood dream come true."
The pop star will reportedly join the production on Nov. 30 for a 10-week engagement in early February.
Simpson-Wentz played the same exact part in London.
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