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Tituss Burgess Joins 'Annie Live'!

Tituss Burgess Joins 'Annie Live'!

Tituss Burgess is the latest star to join the cast of Annie Live!

The 42-year-old actor and Broadway performer will join Taraji P. Henson as Miss Hannigan, Harry Connick Jr. as Daddy Warbucks and Nicole Scherzinger as Grace.

Tituss will take on the role of Rooster, the brother of Miss Hannigan who hatches a plan to steal Annie, THR reports. The role of Annie has not yet been cast, but stay tuned.

In reaction to his role as Rooster, Tituss released a brief statement, saying, “I’ve always wanted to be a villain.”

Annie Live is set to air on NBC on December 2. More casting news should be announced in the coming weeks.

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