Cook will succeed Tyler Glenn, who will play his final performance on July 15.
"I am so honored and excited to get to come back to the factory! " is such a great show, made all the better by having an incredible cast, crew and staff, and I can't wait to help tell the story again!
Cook auditioned for American Idol in Nebraska, performing Bon Jovi's "Livin' on a Prayer." For his first Hollywood audition, Cook performed "(Everything I Do) I Do It for You" by Bryan Adams, accompanying himself on acoustic guitar.
On the second song in Hollywood, he sang "I'll Be" by Edwin Mc Cain.
Another of Cook's performances, The Beatles' "Day Tripper", was credited to Whitesnake.