Nick Jonas to headline Sydney Gay And Lesbian Mardi Gras Party

Fri. February 13, 2015 9:51 AM by

Singer-actor Nick Jonas will headline next month's annual Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Party.

According to The Daily Telegraph, the event will also feature performances by Jessica Mauboy, Jake Sheers, Dan Murphy, Betty Who, Courtney Act, David Morales and Paul Mac.

"I will be making my first appearance in Australia at Mardi Gras," Jonas announced in a radio interview.

"I am so excited to perform, I know Mardi Gras is an amazing night and whole thing and I am just thrilled."

The the Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Party follows the Mardi Gras Parade on March 7.

Jonas currently plays Nate Kulina, a gay MMA fighter, on DirecTV's Kingdom, which returns for its second season in the spring.

He recently told BuzzFeed that he is proud of the role.

(Related: Nick Jonas' character on Kingdom is gay.)

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