11 Feb 2019

Hugh Jackman to open The BRITs

The BRIT Awards 2019 with Mastercard today announced that multi award-winning actor and performer Hugh Jackman is set to open the show with a performance from global musical sensation The Greatest Showman.


The Greatest Showman has taken the world by storm since its theatrical release at the end of 2017, hitting the top spot in the UK by early 2018 and becoming the most purchased home entertainment release. His ‘The Man, The Music, The Show’ World Tour will kick off this May and will include a series of shows right here in the arena.


The Greatest Showman is the latest performance to be revealed for The BRITs, following the announcements of P!nk, Calvin Harris with Dua Lipa, Sam Smith and Rag’n’Bone Man, Jess Glynne with H.E.R., The 1975, George Ezra, Little Mix with Ms Banks and Jorja Smith for the UK’s biggest night in music.


The BRIT Awards 2019 with Mastercard take place Wednesday 20th February at hosted by Jack Whitehall. Fancy being there? Of course you do. Get your tickets here.