FOX Announces the Cast of the New Live TV Version of the Musical "Rent"

Check Out Who Has Been Casted in the New Show!

October 30, 2018

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Vanessa Hudgens, Tinashe and Jordan Fisher have been cast in FOX’s upcoming live version of Rent. 

Actress Vanessa Hudgens has been cast as performance artist Maureen Johnson and former Dancing with the Stars contestant, Tinashe will portray recovering addict Mimi Marquez.

Meanwhile, Dancng with the Stars Junior host, Jordan Fisher will portray filmmaker Mark.

The live production will also star Nashville actor Brennin Hunt as musician and addict Roger and Kiersey Clemons (Hearts Beat Loud) as Joanne Jefferson, an Ivy League-educated lawyer.

The cast will also feature Brandon Victor Dixon (Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert), Valentina (RuPaul’s Drag Race) and singer and actor Mario. 

Rent Live will broadcast live from Fox Studios in Los Angeles on Sunday, January 27, 2019.