Christian Borle's Arms Were the Stars of Peter Pan LIVE!
How did Smee sneak so much Muscle Milk onto the Jolly Roger?
This tweet speaks for itself. After last night's broadcast of NBC's Peter Pan LIVE!, audiences walked away with one main talking point: how Christian Borle, Tony-winning Broadway favorite and one of the only people to have played both Captain Hook and Smee in a two-year period, quietly got so jacked that his arms became Hugh Jackman in The River levels of distracting.
Given the way this production blended live action with digital graphics (like Tinkerbell and Peter's shadow), it's no wonder why everyone was asking this question:
Are Christian Borle's arms real or CGI— Sarah Moore (@imsarahmoore) December 5, 2014
At times, Borle's Arms did face some stiff competition from a fellow Broadway star:
Even the haters saw the bright side:
Some people found themselves ready to convert:
Christian Borle's arms pic.twitter.com/G1uFDkEZ6V— elysse navidad ☯ (@elyssifer) December 5, 2014
Here are some other thoughts on the subject:
In the end, it looks like Christian Borle's Arms will have a bright future: