Gregory Jbara Biography
Gregory Jbara originated the roles of "Jackie Elliot" for the Broadway production of BILLY ELLIOT, for which he won the 2009 Tony, Outer Critics Circle, and Drama Desk Awards for Best Featured Actor in a Musical, "Andre Thibault" in the Broadway musical DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS for which he received a Drama Desk Award nomination, "Squash Bernstein" in VICTOR/VICTORIA, and the role of the dimwitted catcher, "Sohovik" in the Broadway revival of DAMN YANKEES!. Jbara was the second actor to star on Broadway as "Billy Flynn" in the Tony Award winning revival of CHICAGO and recently appeared as "Alfred P. Doolittle" in the Kennedy Center Spring Gala Concert of MY FAIR LADY.
Mr. Jbara can be seen regularly in his recurring role as "DCPI Garrett Moore" on BLUE BLOODS on CBS, and as next door neighbor "Dan O'Keefe" on GROUNDED FOR LIFE syndicated on ABC Family. Born and raised in suburban Detroit, Mr. Jbara transferred from the University of Michigan School of Music musical theatre program to complete his BFA in acting at the Juilliard School. He resides with his wife Julie and sons Zachary and Aidan in Los Angeles.