Lin – Manuel Miranda: The Present and Future of Broadway!

Lin – Manuel Miranda (born January 16, 1980) is an American actor, writer, director, producer, composer, and actor. He has created and starred in the Broadway musicals Heights and Hamilton. His awards include the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical. It was for his portrayal of Alexander Hamilton in “Hamilton”!

Nominations

Miranda was also nominated for a Tony Award for best actor in a musical for his leading role in “Hamilton.” He wrote the music and lyrics for the TV series “The Lin – Manuel Miranda Show.”

Besides “Hamilton”

He hosted “Saturday Night Live” for the first time in 2016 and received his first Emmy nomination for acting. Miranda’s television work includes a recurring role in “Do no harm” on “Hamilton”. As well as a number of guest roles on NBC’s “Community” and “American Horror Story.” He wrote the lyrics for the animated musical “Moana” (2016. It won him an Oscar for the best original song: “How far will you go? He played Jack in the film adaptation of “The Book of Mormons,” which was nominated for an Oscar for best film. It also received nominations for best actor in a musical, and best-supporting actor, both for Miranda. 

AND “Hamilton”

The American musical, directed by Thomas Kail, premiered on Broadway in January 2015. It raised funds for relief and disaster relief after Hurricane Maria struck the island in 2017. He met with politicians to advocate for debt relief in Puerto Rico. He also met with House leaders in Washington, D.C., in August 2017 to advocate for relief and recovery. The Hamilton Lottery developed into a mini lottery for lottery participants. It was played on 31 August 2016 and hosted daily by Miranda herself. Miranda earned $3 million in royalties for each Hamilton performance, according to Forbes, making $12.7 million in July 2017. 

Original Cast Recordings

The album cover version of songs from the musical, which Miranda developed, reached number one on the Billboard 200. Miranda was nominated for a Grammy for best musical theater album for “Hamilton,” and for best musical at the New York Times and Drama Desk Awards. 

Lin – Manuel Miranda is the hottest name on Broadway at the moment! Two of his musicals won Tony Awards, and he’s just 40 years old. What does the future hold for him?

Did you know that “Hamilton” is presented in the “Richard Rodgers Theater

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