Chris Martin wants to be a Broadway star.
The 45-year-old singer previously claimed his band Coldplay will stop making records in 2025 and he has his eye on his next career move as he dreams of starring in a stage version of Disney’s ‘Mary Poppins’.
He said, “I have this distant dream of being in Mary Poppins on Broadway or something, but it’s a long way off. »
The ‘Yellow’ hitmaker has previously had cameo roles in ‘Modern Family’ and ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm,’ but he admits he’s not much of an actor right now, so some lessons are in order.
He said: “Modern Family was my daughter’s favorite show at the time and we bonded over that show. And Curb Your Enthusiasm is Curb Your Enthusiasm, so how could you say no to that. I’m clearly not an actor, I’m good for a cameo or two here and there. »
One thing the ‘Viva la Vida’ hitmaker is not good at is culinary arts in December he admitted he was ‘not a great cook’, saying the last few times he he had tried to concoct something, the emergency services needed to be called.
Chris said: “I’m not a great cook. I’ve cooked twice in the last 10 years and both times the firefighters came and I’d like to thank them from the North London Fire Service who saved me twice. The second time they came and said ‘you started cooking again?’ »
He explained that he lived on “pasta and toast because I said I would make dinner, but then I got distracted and went to work on a song, then forgot until what, anyway! »