Supermodel Christie Brinkley returns to Chicago as Roxie Hart on April 6. Brinkley will play a limited engagement through April 27 at the Ambassador Theatre. She is also set to join the musical's national tour during its Los Angeles engagement at the Panatages Theatre from May 15 through 27.
Brinkley made her Broadway debut in Chicago in April 2011 and later reprised her role as Roxie in the show's West End production. Her acting credits include National Lampoon's Vacation, National Lampoon's Vegas Vacation and episodes of Ugly Betty, Mad About You and her own series Living in the 90s - With Christie Brinkley. She is best known as a supermodel who has graced the covers of Sports Illustrated's swimsuit editions, Vogue, Rolling Stone and Cosmopolitan as well as numerous ad campaigns, including Cover Girl.
The Tony-winning revival currently stars Tony Yazbeck as Billy Flynn, Amra-Faye Wright as Velma Kelly, Carol Woods as Matron “Mama” Morton and Raymond Bokhour as Amos Hart.