David Hunter (actor)
Hunter took part in the UK TV series Superstar, in an attempt to win the role of Jesus Christ in a new arena production of Jesus Christ Superstar. He was chosen as one of the eleven finalists on the show in which began in July 2012. He made it to the semi-finals where he was eliminated on 24 July.
Performances on SuperstarEdit
|Show||Song||Original Artist||Result||Bottom Two Performance|
|Night One||"Forget You"||CeeLo Green||Safe||N/A|
|Night Two||"Nothing's Real But Love"||Rebecca Ferguson||Safe||N/A|
|Night Three||"You've Got The Love"||Candi Staton||Bottom Two||"The Long and Winding Road" (The Beatles)|
|Night Four||"One Day Like This"||Elbow||Safe||N/A|
|Night Five||"Nothing Compares 2 U"||The Family||Safe||N/A|
|Night Six||"Apologize"||Stevie Wonder||Safe||N/A|
|Night Seven||"Too Close"||Alex Clare||Safe||N/A|
|"I Try"||Macy Gray||Bottom Two||"No Matter What" (Whistle Down the Wind)|
In 2011 he was part of the original cast of One Man, Two Guvnors at the Royal National Theatre, subsequently transferring to the Adelphi Theatre in the West End. Following this in 2013, he went on to appear in the musical adaptation of The Hired Man at Colchester Mercury and Leicester Curve.
- "Warrington singer David Hunter voted off ITV show Superstar". Warrington Guardian. Retrieved 2019-03-05.
- "One Man, Two Guvnors - Corden transfers Adelphi 8 Nov". London Theatre Guide. 2011-07-12. Retrieved 2019-03-05.
- "David Hunter & Julie Atherton star in Goodall's Hired Man | WhatsOnStage". www.whatsonstage.com. Retrieved 2019-03-05.
- "David Hunter and Jill Winternitz take over leads in West End Once | WhatsOnStage". www.whatsonstage.com. Retrieved 2019-03-05.
- "New cast announced for Kinky Boots | WhatsOnStage". www.whatsonstage.com. Retrieved 2019-03-05.
- "Waitress serves up principal West End cast". Official London Theatre. Retrieved 2019-03-05.