Sherri Shepherd to Join Cast of Broadway's 'Cinderella'

Sherri Shepard
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Sherri Shepard attends the Samsung Hope For Children Gala 2014 on June 10, 2014 in New York City.

Sherri Shepherd as a wicked stepmother? It's possible!

The former View co-host will take over the role of Cinderella's stepmother, Madame, in Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella on Broadway beginning Sept. 9. This follows yesterday's news that Keke Palmer will succeed Paige Faure in the title role of Cinderella on the same date. 

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In addition to her seven-year View stint, which wraps Aug. 8, Shepherd has guested on shows such as How I Met Your Mother and 30 Rock, in addition to Dancing With the Stars. She also appeared off-Broadway in Love, Loss and What I Wore.

Tony-nominated Cinderella will celebrate its 600th performance this Saturday, Aug. 9.


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