2AM's JoKwon becomes a drag queen in musical 'Priscilla'



2AM's JoKwon has been cast as Adam/Felicia in the upcoming musical 'Priscilla'.

On May 14, the musical production announces the premiere of the famous musical 'Priscilla' in South Korea and reveals their principal eleven cast who undergo a drastic transformation into drag queens and a transsexual, including 2AM's JoKwon.

In the solo promotional poster of the musical, JoKwon has a shocking appearance wearing thick make up and ornamented with fruits as a head dress. He perfectly transformed himself to a drag queen exciting fans of what to expect from his character.

Musical 'Priscilla: Queen of the Desert', tells the story of three friends, two drag queens and a transsexual, who begin their journey in a remote resort Alice Springs by performing drag shows. In there, they meet various performers and encounter incident of homophobia as they struggle to adapt and find new horizons.

The three main characters are Bernadette, Tick, and Adam. Bernadette's role will be played by Jo Sung Ha, Go Young Bin, and Kim Da Hyun. Tick's role will be played by Michael Lee, Lee Ji Hoon, and Lee Joo Gwang. Aside from JoKwon, Kim Ho Young and Yoo Seung Yeob will be playing Adam's character.


Musical 'Priscilla' premieres on July 8, 2014 at LG Arts Center and tickets will be available for purchase starting on May 22 at 2PM.

Written by KYUriShana@dkpopnews.net