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‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ actor meets with Pope

December 06, 2018

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CWN Editor's Note: Ted Neeley, 75, portrayed Christ in Jesus Christ Superstar (1973) and is again portraying Christ in a theater revival. Following the meeting, he tweeted, “What an honor!!!!! ... Goosebumps!” According to the Vatican newspaper (p. 8), Neeley said he grew up in a devout Christian home in which “the Gospel was my daily bread.”

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