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Christie Brinkley, 67, channels Roxie Hart at 25th anniversary of Broadway musical Chicago in NYC

Christie Brinkley channeled her iconic role as Roxie Hart at the 25th anniversary of the Broadway musical Chicago at the Ambassador Theatre in Manhattan on Tuesday.

The Michigan-born, Malibu-raised stunner easily defied her 67 years while wearing a bell-sleeved LBD with thigh-high kinky boots selected by stylist Jamie Frankel.

Hairstylist Mitch Barry coiffed Christie’s signature fringed blonde locks and make-up artist Sandy Linter brought out her natural beauty for the festivities.  

Triple threat: Eighties supermodel Christie Brinkley channeled her former character Roxie Hart at the 25th anniversary of the Broadway musical Chicago at the Ambassador Theatre in Manhattan on Tuesday

‘Happy 25 years, Chicago! You don’t look a day over 24,’ Brinkley (born Hudson) exclaimed on the red carpet.

It’s been a decade since the Hamptons native was first cast as the aspiring vaudevillian and murderess at the same exact theater, and she ‘absolutely loved every second of it.’

‘I did my first run on Broadway and that was for four months,’ Christie said in her Westlake Malibu Lifestyle cover story this month.

‘After New York, they asked me to do London and I headlined the national tour. Right before Covid hit, I was able to go back and do it again. We played Las Vegas and returned to Broadway again.’ 

Wow! The actress took on the role of the murderous vixen in the iconic musical in both the Broadway and West End shows in 2011 (pictured)

Wow! The actress took on the role of the murderous vixen in the iconic musical in both the Broadway and West End shows in 2011 (pictured)

Sexy after 60! The Michigan-born, Malibu-raised stunner easily defied her 67 years while wearing a bell-sleeved LBD with thigh-high kinky boots selected by stylist Jamie Frankel

Sexy after 60! The Michigan-born, Malibu-raised stunner easily defied her 67 years while wearing a bell-sleeved LBD with thigh-high kinky boots selected by stylist Jamie Frankel

Evergreen: Hairstylist Mitch Barry coiffed Christie's signature fringed blonde locks and make-up artist Sandy Linter brought out her natural beauty for the festivities

Evergreen: Hairstylist Mitch Barry coiffed Christie’s signature fringed blonde locks and make-up artist Sandy Linter brought out her natural beauty for the festivities

Brinkley (born Hudson) exclaimed on the red carpet: 'Happy 25 years, Chicago! You don't look a day over 24'

She made the wisecrack on the Chicago the Musical Instagram page

Brinkley (born Hudson) exclaimed on the red carpet: ‘Happy 25 years, Chicago! You don’t look a day over 24’

Brinkley – who relies on cosmetic dermatologist Dr. Simon Ourian – was relieved she didn’t let fear stop her from saying yes to ‘this dream come true.’

‘Believe me there were little voices trying to tell me I couldn’t do it… to stay safe and take the easy path,’ the Bellissima Prosecco owner reflected in a March 22 post.

‘But thank goodness I didn’t listen. Now I have stories to tell and cherished memories to last a lifetime! Oh and don’t let age stop you either! You’ve got this!’ 

'I absolutely loved every second of it!' It's been a decade since the Hamptons native was first cast as the aspiring vaudevillian and murderess at the same exact theater

‘I absolutely loved every second of it!’ It’s been a decade since the Hamptons native was first cast as the aspiring vaudevillian and murderess at the same exact theater

Christie said in her Westlake Malibu Lifestyle cover story this month: 'I did my first run on Broadway and that was for four months. After New York, they asked me to do London and I headlined the national tour. Right before Covid hit, I was able to go back and do it again. We played Las Vegas and returned to Broadway again'

Christie said in her Westlake Malibu Lifestyle cover story this month: ‘I did my first run on Broadway and that was for four months. After New York, they asked me to do London and I headlined the national tour. Right before Covid hit, I was able to go back and do it again. We played Las Vegas and returned to Broadway again’

'Don't let age stop you': Brinkley - who relies on cosmetic dermatologist Dr. Simon Ourian - was relieved she didn't let fear stop her from saying yes to 'this dream come true' (pictured in 2019)

‘Don’t let age stop you’: Brinkley – who relies on cosmetic dermatologist Dr. Simon Ourian – was relieved she didn’t let fear stop her from saying yes to ‘this dream come true’ (pictured in 2019)

Christie is looking forward to celebrating Thanksgiving with her three children from three different husbands – daughter Sailor, 23; daughter Alexa, 35; and son Jack, 23. 

‘Thanksgiving is very special. I decorate the table the day before and I cook a big meal for the whole family,’ Brinkley told the mag.

‘I love it when everybody is in the kitchen together. I make sure they stay there by serving caviar, smoked salmon, and lots of my family’s favorite delicacies on an enticing platter.’

Sailor Lee is from the SBLA Beauty brand ambassador’s fourth marriage to architect Peter Cook, which ended in 2008 after 12 years. 

'I love it when everybody is in the kitchen together!' The Bellissima Prosecco owner is looking forward to celebrating Thanksgiving with her three children from three different husbands - daughter Sailor, 23; daughter Alexa, 35; and son Jack, 23 (pictured July 3)

‘I love it when everybody is in the kitchen together!’ The Bellissima Prosecco owner is looking forward to celebrating Thanksgiving with her three children from three different husbands – daughter Sailor, 23; daughter Alexa, 35; and son Jack, 23 (pictured July 3)

Jack Paris is from Christie’s third marriage to ex-husband real estate developer Richard Taubman, which ended in 1995 after less than a year.

Alexa Ray is from Brinkley’s nine-year marriage to five-time Grammy winner Billy Joel, which ended in 1994.

The 25th anniversary ceremony reunited original castmembers – Bebe Neuwirth, James Naughton, and Joel Grey – from the 1996 Broadway revival, which was staged at the Richard Rodgers Theatre. 

Back onstage together! The 25th anniversary ceremony reunited original castmembers - (from L-R) Bebe Neuwirth, James Naughton, and Joel Grey - from the 1996 Broadway revival, which was staged at the Richard Rodgers Theatre

Back onstage together! The 25th anniversary ceremony reunited original castmembers – (from L-R) Bebe Neuwirth, James Naughton, and Joel Grey – from the 1996 Broadway revival, which was staged at the Richard Rodgers Theatre

Showtime! The 62-year-old actress won a Tony Award for her performance as Velma Kelly in Chicago

The Frasier alum wore a black silk top with velvet pants and motorcycle boots for the event

Showtime! The 62-year-old actress won a Tony Award for her performance as Velma Kelly in Chicago and she wore a black silk top with velvet pants and motorcycle boots for the event

'Our original Mr. Cellophane!' The 89-year-old father of Jennifer Grey looked dapper in a black suit with a polka dot pocket square and sneakers

‘Our original Mr. Cellophane!’ The 89-year-old father of Jennifer Grey looked dapper in a black suit with a polka dot pocket square and sneakers

Iconic: Joel portrayed Amos Hart in Chicago, but he won the Tony and Oscar for his performance onstage and on film as the Master of Ceremonies in Cabaret

Iconic: Joel portrayed Amos Hart in Chicago, but he won the Tony and Oscar for his performance onstage and on film as the Master of Ceremonies in Cabaret

The 62-year-old actress won a Tony Award for her performance as Velma Kelly in Chicago and she wore a black silk top with velvet pants and motorcycle boots for the event. 

The 89-year-old father of Jennifer Grey looked dapper in a black suit with a polka dot pocket square and sneakers.

Joel portrayed Amos Hart in Chicago, but he won the Tony and Oscar for his performance onstage and on film as the Master of Ceremonies in Cabaret. 

Who knew they were friends? Also celebrating all things Chicago were Girls5eva actor Andrew Rannells (L) and The Masked Singer panelist Nicole Scherzinger (R)

Who knew they were friends? Also celebrating all things Chicago were Girls5eva actor Andrew Rannells (L) and The Masked Singer panelist Nicole Scherzinger (R)

PDA: The Grammy winner (L) and the Grammy nominee (R) - both 43 - affectionately embraced each other as Nicole puckered up her red pout for the photographers

Speaking of musicals: The Pussycat Doll alum will play Grace Farrell in Annie Live!, which airs December 2 on NBC

PDA: The Grammy winner (L) and the Grammy nominee (R) – both 43 – affectionately embraced each other as Nicole puckered up her red pout for the photographers

'Hacha whoopie jazz!' Also excited to be there on Tuesday was Rupaul's Drag Race #12 alum Brita Filter, who gushed about sitting third row during the show

‘Hacha whoopie jazz!’ Also excited to be there on Tuesday was Rupaul’s Drag Race #12 alum Brita Filter, who gushed about sitting third row during the show

Also celebrating all things Chicago were Girls5eva actor Andrew Rannells and The Masked Singer panelist Nicole Scherzinger.

The Grammy winner and the Grammy nominee – both 43 – affectionately embraced each other as Nicole puckered up her red pout for the photographers.

Also excited to be there on Tuesday was Rupaul’s Drag Race #12 alum Brita Filter, who gushed about sitting third row during the show.



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