MORE STARS SIGN ON FOR SPECIAL GUEST ROLE IN
TWISTED TELLING OF A HOLIDAY FAVORITE
IN THE WORLD PREMIERE OF
Hysterical New Holiday Classic Continues Through December 30, 2012,
At Center Theatre Group’s Kirk Douglas Theatre
A Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, a TV alien, a silver screen starship pilot, a Tony Award nominee, a Mini-Me and others join the collection of stars from the worlds of stage, screen, radio, politics, music, food, fitness, spirituality and interplanetary transport (both real and imagined) who had already signed on for special cameo performances in the world premiere of The Second City’s “A Christmas Carol: Twist Your Dickens!” at Center Theatre Group’s Kirk Douglas Theatre.
The newly announced list of special guests features the Los Angeles Times’ Pulitzer Prize-winning food writer Jonathan Gold, actors Sebastian Siegel, Todd Stashwick, French Stewart, Tony nominee Stephen Tobolowsky, Vern Troyer (Mini-Me), Rita Wilson (actress / recording artists, see link below) and John Cho (from the recent film version of “Star Trek” who, in conjunction with the previously announced George Takei, gives this production a sweep of the top two most famous Lieutenant Sulus).
Additional guest stars (announced earlier) include musicians Lance Bass and Henry Rollins; actors Rose Abdoo, Jason Alexander, Ed Begley, Jr., Barry Bostwick, Neil Flynn, Keegan-Michael Key, Sharon Lawrence, John Lehr, Ben McKenzie, Lamorne Morris, Danny Pudi, Shoshannah Stern, George Takei and Fred Willard; radio personalities Lisa May and Sandra Tsing Loh; writer Bruce Vilanch; scientists Bobak Ferdowsi and Bill Nye; chefs Susan Feniger and Valerie Gordon; professional wrestler John Hennigan (formerly known as WWE superstar John Morrison); child actress turned politician Sheila Kuehl; and LA treasures Father Gregory Boyle and Richard Simmons. All guests are subject to change.