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Andrew Rannells BIO

Rannells received Tony, Drama Desk and Drama League nominations for his work as Elder Price in The Book of Mormon. Rannells was also seen on Broadway as Whizzer in Falsettos, Bob Gaudio in Jersey Boys, Link Larkin in Hairspray, Hedwig in Hedwig and the Angry Inch, King George III in Hamilton, and Larry in The Boys in the Band.

He has also been a part of the development of new projects including William Finn and James Lapine's Little Miss Sunshine and Douglas Carter-Beane's Lysistrata Jones.

In addition to voice work early in his career, he also starred on the HBO hit series Girls, NBC's The New Normal, and had recurring roles on How I Met Your Mother, The Knick, and Another Period.
On film, he was seen in The Intern, Bachelorette, and more. Rannells was seen in Ryan Murphy's The Prom and Ryan Murphy's The Boys in the Band on Netflix. Rannells was most recently seen in Showtime's Black Monday, and Peacock's Girls 5 Eva.

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Andrew Rannells STAGE CREDITS

Original Broadway Production, 2023

Broadway Revival, 2018

Broadway Revival Production, 2016

Original Broadway Production, 2015
King George III [Replacement]

Original Broadway Production, 2014
Hedwig [Replacement]

Original Broadway Production, 2011
Elder Price

[US Tour]
1st National Tour, 2006
Bob Gaudio [Replacement]

[Chester, CT (Regional)]
World Premiere, 2006

Original Broadway Production, 2005
Bob Gaudio [Replacement]

Original Broadway Production, 2002
Fender [Replacement]

Link Larkin [Replacement]

Andrew Rannells Movies

[2010]Sex and the City 2 Wedding Chorus

[2012]Bachelorette Manny

[2015]The Intern Cameron

[2016]Why Him? Blaine Pederman

[2018]A Simple Favor Darren

[2020]The Boys in the Band Larry

[2020]The Stand In Nico

[2020]The Prom Trent Oliver

Andrew Rannells TV Shows

[ 1994-1996]Street Sharks Streex, Shrimp Louie, Bobby Bolton

[ 1999-2000]One Piece Young Roronoa Zolo - 4Kids Dub

[ 1999-2000]Archie's Weird Mysteries Archie Andrews

[ 2000-2001]Yu-Gi-Oh! Mako Tsunami

Sagwa, the Chinese Siamese Cat Gunji

Pokemon: The Legend of Thunder Shinji

Liberty's Kids Alexander Hamilton

Shaman King Lenny

Pokémon Chronicles Forrest, Tommy

Tokyo Mew Mew Wesley J. Collridge III

[ 2001-2003]Cubix: Robots for Everyone Connor

[ 2001-2003]Fighting Cooking Legend Bistro Recipe Fried Ricer, Albert, Townspeople

[ 2001-2003]Kirby: Right Back at Ya! Nightmare, Chief Bookem, Gengu

F-Zero GP Legend The Skull, Punk 3, Emergency Medical Technician

[ 2003-2004]Funky Cops Jack Kowalski

[ 2003-2005]Sonic X Decoe, Bokkun, Narrator

[ 2000-2005]Yu-Gi-Oh! Noah Kaiba, Leon von Schroeder, Mako Tsunami

[ 2000-2005]Pokémon Harley, Morty, Nicholai

[ 2004-2005]100 Things to Do before Middle School Mr. Bant

[ 2005-2006]Yu-Gi-Oh! Belowski, Student 2

Yu-Gi-Oh! Toby Tredwell

[ 2012-2013]The New Normal Bryan Collins

Comedy Bang! Bang! Quinn Abernathy

[ 2013-2014]How I Met Your Mother Darren

Glee Andrew Rannells

The Knick Frazier H. Wingo

Another Period Bertram Harrison Fusselforth VII

Drunk History Washington Roebling

The Simpsons Andrew Rannells

Will & Grace Reggie

[ 2012-2017]Girls Elijah Krantz

Bob's Burgers Hayden

[ 2016-2018]Sofia the First Skye, Morris

The Romanoffs David Patton

Central Park Griffin

The Great Work Begins. Scenes from Angels in America Prior

[ 2019-2021]Black Monday Blair Pfaff

[ 2017-2022]Big Mouth Matthew MacDell

[ 2021-2022]Girls5eva Kev Hamlin

[ 2021-2022]Ridley Jones Aten

[ 2021-2023]Invincible William Clockwell

Andrew Rannells Videos

Andrew Rannells News

See Which Celebs Are Taking The Stage For the 2023 Broadway Fall/Winter Season

Every season, more than a few household names swing through the Theatre District to perform alongside all of our Broadway faves!

Shop GUTENBERG! THE MUSICAL! Merch and Souvenirs in Our Theatre Shop!

Shop merchandise and souvenirs from Gutenberg! The Musical! in BroadwayWorld's Theatre Shop! Take home items like the Gutenberg Hat, the 7th Ave Tote, the Cannot Read Mug, and more.

Flashback: Backstage at THE BOOK OF MORMON with Josh Gad and Andrew Rannells

In this video, watch as we flashback to 2011, when Josh Gad and Andrew Rannells chatted with their castmates Rory O'Malley and Nikki M. James backstage at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre.

The New York Pops Extends Music Director Steven Reineke's Contract Through 2027-28 Season

Music Director and Conductor Steven Reineke’s contract with The New York Pops has been extended through the 2027-2028 season.

MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG and GUTENBERG! Cast Members Set For Variety's Business of Broadway Breakfast

The lineup has been announced for Variety's annual Business of Broadway Breakfast, set to take place in New York on October 2. Included in the event are cast members from Merrily We Roll Along and Gutenberg! The Musical.

Photos: Inside BROADWAY FOR BIDEN With Lin-Manuel Miranda, Josh Groban, Aaron Tveit, and More!

On September 18, Broadway united for Broadway for Biden- a one-night-only concert fundraiser event for the reelection of President Joe Biden. Check out photos from the night here!

Wake Up With BroadwayWorld September 19th, 2023

Rise and shine, BroadwayWorld! It is September 19, 2023 and it's time to catch up on all of the theatrical happenings you may have missed in the last 24 hours.

Photos: Jonathan Groff and Cynthia Erivo Join GUTENBERG! THE MUSICAL! as Special Guests

See photos of Jonathan Groff and Cynthia Erivo as special guests in Gutenberg! The Musical!

Broadway Buying Guide: September 18, 2023

Looking for the best deals on Broadway shows? Welcome to our new weekly guide to the most popular shows listed on BroadwayWorld. Check out which shows are selling this week, September 18, 2023.

Video: Watch Josh Gad and Andrew Rannells Take First Bows in GUTENBERG! THE MUSICAL!

Tony Award nominees Josh Gad and Andrew Rannells took the stage of the James Earl Jones Theatre for their eagerly anticipated return to Broadway in Gutenberg! The Musical! Watch the speech in this video!

Lin-Manuel Miranda Pens Original Song For BIG MOUTH Season 7

Lin-Manuel Miranda has written an original song for the upcoming season of Big Mouth on Netflix. The voice cast of the series includes Andrew Rannells, Nick Kroll, John Mulaney, Ayo Edebiri, Maya Rudolph, Fand more. The special guests include Billy Porter, Brian Tyree Henry, Megan Thee Stallion, Lupita Nyong’o, Stephanie Beatriz, and more.

Nick Cearley, Max Von Essen & More to Star in GOLDEN RAINBOW at The York Theatre Company

The York Theatre Company has revealed the cast and creative team for its production of Golden Rainbow, with book by Ernest Kinoy and music and lyrics by Walter Marks, the third offering of the Fall 2023 “Musicals in Mufti” series. See who is starring and learn how to purchase tickets!

Video: Watch the TROLLS BAND TOGETHER Trailer With New *NSYNC Song

The film stars Anna Kendrick, Justin Timberlake, Camila Cabello, Eric André, Amy Schumer, Andrew Rannells, Troye Sivan, Daveed Diggs, Kid Cudi, Zosia Mamet, Zooey Deschanel, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, RuPaul Charles, Aino Jawo, Caroline Hjelt, Kenan Thompson, Anderson .Paak, Kunal Nayyar, and Ron Funches. Watch the video trailer now!

Video: What's GUTENBERG! THE MUSICAL All About? The Creative Team Explains!

In this video, watch as Gutenberg! The Musical! creatives Anthony King, Scott Brown, and Alex Timbers explain what the musical in all about.

GUTENBERG! THE MUSICAL! to Launch Rush, Digital Lottery & Standing Room Policies

Gutenberg! The Musical! will launch general rush, digital lottery, and standing room policies as previews begin Friday at 8 PM at the James Earl Jones Theatre. Learn how to purchase tickets!

Everything to Know About the 2023 Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction

It’s time to visit your Broadway happy place. The Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction will return to the heart of New York City’s Theater District with unique collectables, unparalleled experiences and celebrated stars on Sunday, October 1, 2023.

Best Broadway Shows in 2023

Not sure about which Broadway show to see in 2023? Check out a full list of what's new on Broadway and which productions to catch before they're gone for good!

Up on the Marquee: GUTENBERG! THE MUSICAL!

It's just days until Gutenberg! The Musical! arrives on Broadway! Check out photos of the new marquee at the James Earl Jones Theatre!

Which Actors Have Done Multiple Broadway Shows Together?

This time, the reader question was: which actors have done multiple Broadway shows together?

Video: Josh Gad and Andrew Rannells Are Getting Ready for Broadway Return in GUTENBERG! THE MUSICAL!

It's a big day at the James Earl Jones Theatre! The company of Gutenberg! The Musical! moves out of the rehearsal room and into its new Broadway home on 48th Street. In this video, stars Josh Gad and Andrew Rannells are telling us all about the new show!


Andrew Rannells has appeared on Broadway in 8 shows.

Andrew Rannells has not appeared in the West End

Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Falsettos , Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Falsettos Outstanding Actor in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for The Book of Mormon and Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for The Book of Mormon .

Andrew Rannells's next show will be Gutenberg! The Musical! which opens on 10/12/2023 on Broadway.

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