15 year old actor Nicholas Cradock from Perth, who featured in ABC ME’s Hardball, has been chosen as one of five contestants from around the world to compete in a live fan singing contest for a “Kimmy vs. the Music: A Live Singing Contest That’s Live” tomorrow on Youtube.
Fans submitted video performances of original songs from Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt and the top five contestants will compete live before the judges: Tina Fey, Robert Carlock, Jeff Richmond, Ellie Kemper, Tituss Burgess, Jane Krakowski, Carol Kane and Daniel Radcliffe.
Nicholas will compete against Larry Lewis (Richmond Virginia), Olivia Moffat (Roseville, California), A. Rochelle Morant (Columbus, Ohio), and Vikki Siddell (St. Charles, Missouri). His credits have included the musicals Les Miserables, Dream Lover, Peter Pan and he appeared as the Mini Red Wiggle in Wiggle, Wiggle, Wiggle!
The event will be hosted and moderated by Jack McBrayer. Following the contest, the cast and creators will participate in a Q&A, answering fan questions about the interactive special.
The cast and creators will be raising awareness for Crisis Text Line, which provides 24/7 mental health support to people in crisis, at: https://www.crisistextline.org/kimmy/
10am AEST Friday May 15 on the Netflix Is A Joke Youtube page.