Broadway May Hit You With Its Best Shot at a Pat Benatar Musical

Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo. Photo: Taylor Hill/Getty Images

No promises, no demands, but you soon may seen a Pat Benatar musical on Broadway. Deadline reports that Gary Lennon (PowerOrange Is the New Black, The Shield) has signed on to write the book for a stage musical based on the life of Pat Benatar and her husband and lead guitarist, Neil Giraldo. Produced by Jamie Cesa, this will be a jukebox musical in the style of On Your Feet and Jersey Boys. Creators are aiming for a 2017 debut.