International Latin-American star Marc Zuzino will make his Broadway debut in Chicago as Billy Flynn on January 16, 2012 at the Ambassador Theatre. Zuzino will remain with the production through February 12. Previously announced star Brent Barrett is schedule to play Flynn from December 19 through January 15.
Born in Lima, Peru, Zunino got his start on several Latin America soap operas before starring in Latin American productions of Jesus Christ Superstar, West Side Story and Rent. In 2009 Zunino earned Peru's highest acting achievement for playing the Emcee in Cabaret. He will headline the first Latin-American production of The Boy From Oz in 2013.
The Tony-winning revival currently stars Charlotte d'Amboise as Roxie Hart, Bahiyah Hibah as Velma Kelly, Carol Woods as Matron “Mama” Morton and Chris Sullivan as Amos Hart.