Knowledge Identifier: $Captain_Hook
Category: Business (150)
Launched in 1953.
Countries: United Kingdom (54%), United States (35%), (8%)
Linked to: Balliol College, Oxford, Eton College, Fox Broadcasting Company, Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party
Most notably, Cyril Ritchard played Captain Hook in the 1954 musical adaptation which starred Mary Martin as Peter Pan. George Rose played the role in the 1977 revival which featured Sandy Duncan as Pan. Four years earlier, Boris Karloff starred as Mr. Darling/Captain Hook in a different musical treatment of the story, with songs by Leonard Bernstein
In 1990, Fox produced the television series "Peter Pan and the Pirates", wherein Hook's costume was more early 18th century rather than the classic Charles II-Restoration period
In the 2003 film adaptation of "Peter Pan", Captain James Hook is portrayed by English actor Jason Isaacs
Peter Pan - In the 2003 film Peter Pan, the feeling is mutual, as the only unhappy thoughts that Captain Hook is able to use to take away Peter's ability to fly are thoughts of Wendy leaving him, growing up, and replacing him with a husband; Wendy is able to save Peter by giving him her hidden kiss , which once again gives him the will to live
Henry Winkler - For the 2008/2009 season he played Captain Hook at the Milton Keynes Theatre and donned the hook once again for the 2009/2010 panto season at the Liverpool Empire
Brian Dowling - In December 2008-January 2009, he starred as the evil Captain Hook in Anthem Productions' presentation of "Peter Pan"
David Hasselhoff - In October 2010, it was announced that he would be playing Captain Hook in the New Wimbledon Theatre production of the pantomime "Peter Pan" from December 2010 to January 2011.
Ben Richards (actor) - In 2011, Richards signed up to appear in a production of "Peter Pan" playing the role of Captain Hook, which premiered at the Grand Canal Theatre
Christopher Walken plays Captain Hook in this musical production which was broadcast live by NBC in December 2014