Nick Jonas to appear in version of 'Les Miz'

October 20, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
Nick Jonas is switching gears and is going to give musical theater a shot.

He will star as Marius in a version of "Les Miserables" that will be beamed from London to movie theaters across the U.S.

It's a concert to mark the 25th anniversary of the musical and is expected to play in nearly 500 movie theaters in the U.S. on November 17.

It was filmed October 3 in London.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.