Hugh Jackman will open the 2019 Brit Awards subsequent week (20Feb19) with a song from The Biggest Showman soundtrack.
The actor, who portrayed American showman P.T. Barnum within the film musical, will carry out The Biggest Display, which shall be directed via Michael Gracey, the person at the back of the movie.
Hugh showed his Brit Awards look in a video he posted on his Instagram web page, during which he pledges to stay the large information to himself, whispering, “Don’t inform any one, stay it to your self, I comprehend it’s superb however stay it to your self…”
He then enters a studio and pronounces to his dancers, “We’re opening the Brits. Oh no! I didn’t let you know that, I didn’t let you know anything else… we’re simply going to rehearse. It doesn’t subject what we’re rehearsing for. Why don’t we simply paintings on The Biggest Display for no reason why? Don’t inform somebody, I shouldn’t have informed you.”
Brits chairman Jason lley has additionally showed the large information in a remark, which reads: “We’re thrilled to welcome the Golden Globe and Tony Award-winning celebrity Hugh Jackman to the Brits degree this month with a efficiency this is set to be not anything in need of impressive.
“The Biggest Showman soundtrack ruled the charts in 2018, breaking data far and wide the sector in addition to right here within the U.Okay. It’s most effective becoming that the U.Okay.’s largest party of musical successes will have to be kicked off with a efficiency from the largest promoting album within the U.Okay. of the final yr.”
Little Combine, Dua Lipa, and Calvin Harris have additionally been booked to accomplish on the O2 Area in London as a part of the Brit Awards, as has Red, who will make historical past on the rite via changing into the primary world act to pick out up the Remarkable Contribution to Tune prize.