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What Signing Nicole Scherzinger Reveals About Neil Patrick Harris

Rent director Neil Patrick Harris has cast Nicole Scherzinger, of The Pussycat Dolls, in the role of Maureen (the part Idina Menzel first starred in). That comes on the heels of casting Vanessa Hudgens as Mimi. Ah, now we see where NPH is going with this. He’s a leg man.

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  • Dick

    Does this mean David Burtka has great legs?

  • christopher di spirito

    Nicole is terrific.

  • Rob

    Shame she never actually dances the Tango Maureen.

  • fredo777

    I love Nicole.

  • Scott

    This show is going to be awful, but I’ve got my tickets!

  • 7

    @Dick: Or hes got something great between ’em.

  • FYI

    FYI.. Nicole and Vanessa are both Filipino

  • mdthom

    @FYI: I thought Nicole is Hawaiian.

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