Tonight I saw ‘Dreamgirls’ at the Apollo, which was alright; I had a hard time watching the show as everyone ran offstage a minute before the scene ended to change costumes or wigs, sometimes leaving an actor onstage just chatting into the wings. But, I did find myself distracted by the odd and inalienable fact that one of the actors, the lovely and talented Chester Gregory (playing Jimmy ‘Thunder’ Early), has been put in a wig that makes him look uncannily like a mix between Turk and JD, the two main characters on Scrubs. But don’t take my word for it – here’s Chester Gregory in the wig:
And now, from Scrubs, conveniently already beginning to morph for their future appearance on the Apollo stage, Turk (Donald Faison) and JD (Zach Braff):
For serious, though, how weird is that? I think if the three of them were in the same room together, the universe might un-make itself.