The Greatest Showman’s Hugh Jackman is opening the BRIT Awards 2019
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Hugh Jackman is opening the BRIT Awards 2019 (and, sure, that is an introductory sentence we by no means anticipated to write down).

The actor will channel his Greatest Showman character PT Barnum in a efficiency of 'The Greatest Show' – directed by The Greatest Showman director Michael Gracey – which is able to open this yr's ceremony.

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Hugh introduced the information himself in a video posted on his Instagram page, which you'll try beneath:

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"Don't inform anybody...preserve it to your self...however we're opening the BRITs," he says to his tour members.

"Why do not we work on 'The Greatest Show'? For no purpose..."

The information follows the announcement on the finish of final yr that the Logan actor might be touring Europe and the USA in spring 2019 together with his personal The Man. The Music. The Show. stage present.

He will carry out numerous hits from The Greatest Showman and past.