Contributed by elgato:
Associated Press reports that Kevin Richardson will play shady lawyer Billy Flynn in the Broadway musical ‘Chicago’ starting on January 20th. Richardson will open in ‘Chicago’ at the Shubert Theatre and then move with it to the Ambassador Theatre Jan. 29. Among the celebrities who have recently played Flynn are Taye Diggs, George Hamilton, and Michael C. Hall of HBO’s ‘Six Feet Under.’ The current Flynn on Broadway is film star Billy Zane. Kevin’s Backstreet Boys bandmate AJ McLean and Aaron Carter have also had roles on Broadway shows.