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Christopher Walken to play Captain Hook in NBC's 'Peter Pan Live'
Christopher Walken to play Captain Hook in NBC's 'Peter Pan Live'

Long live the Hook? Iconic actor Christopher Walken has been tapped to play iconic character Captain Hook in NBC's production of "Peter Pan Live." Bob Greenblatt, NBC's chairman of entertainment, made the announcement Sunday at the network's session during the Television Critics Assn. press tour in Beverly Hills. And he played up Walken's background in musicals and his twinkle-toes reputation as making him the perfect man to take on the popular villain from the James M. Barrie work. "It might be the first tap-dancing Captain Hook you've ever seen," Greenblatt teased. Walken, known for his irreverent film work, began his wide-ranging career...

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