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(USA Today) Exciting news was just announced! Allison Williams will be taking the title role in NBC's Peter Pan Live, airing Dec. 4.

The Girls star said in a statement it's a "dream come true."

Said Kathie Lee Gifford on Today: "It's startling."

Added Hoda Kotb: "She's Brian Williams' daughter, obviously. But I remember the first time I heard her sing, I thought why doesn't she have a record?"

Here's a sample:

She joins Christopher Walken, who has been cast as Capt. Hook.

Don't we still need a Tinker Bell? And Smee!

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