'Annie' Hopes Musical's Revival Will Have a Black Lead

The Huffington Post
The Huffington Post

Original "Annie" hopes revival will have black lead: Andrea McArdle, who originated the role of Annie on Broadway back in 1977, is looking forward to the show's revival, scheduled for 2012. But if she had her way, she would make one big change: Annie would be African American, the Huffington Post reports.

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