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Christopher Jackson

 
Bio:
Broadway: Freestyle Love Supreme, Hamilton, Holler If Ya Hear Me, Bronx Bombers, After Midnight, In the Heights, Memphis, The Lion King. Off-Broadway: Hamilton, Bronx Bombers, The Jammer, Lonely I'm Not, and In the Heights. Film/TV: Tracers, Afterlife, "Freestyle Love Supreme," "White Collar," "Oz," ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: Freestyle Love Supreme, Hamilton, Holler If Ya Hear Me, Bronx Bombers, After Midnight, In the Heights, Memphis, The Lion King. Off-Broadway: Hamilton, Bronx Bombers, The Jammer, Lonely I'm Not, and In the Heights. Film/TV: Tracers, Afterlife, "Freestyle Love Supreme," "White Collar," "Oz," ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Motion Picture]
2020 Motion Picture, 2020
Mr. Softee
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Off-Center Revival, 2019
Performer [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
George Washington
  [Off-Broadway]
World Premiere Production, 2015
George Washington
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Vertus
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2014
Derek Jeter
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2013
Special Guest Star [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Second Stage Theatre Production, 2012
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Delray [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2008
Benny
Benny [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2007
Benny
Benny
  [Off-Broadway]
New York City Opera Revival, 2005
Duke of Dunstable
  [Waterford, CT (Regional)]
Reading, 2005
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
New York City Opera Revival, 2005
Ensemble
  [US Tour]
National Tour, 2002
Ensemble [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1997
Simba [Replacement]
Ensemble Singer
Simba (Understudy)

Christopher Jackson Movies

After.Life
 
[2009]
Neal Christopher Neal Jackson
Tracers
 
[2015]
Lonnie
Moana
 
[2016]
vocals
Hamilton
 
[2020]
George Whington Christopher Jackson
In the Heights
 
[2021]
Mr. Softee Truck Driver Christopher Jackson
tick, tick... BOOM!
 
[2021]
TTB Concert Attendee Christopher Jackson
Space Oddity
 
[2022]
Mike Taylor

Christopher Jackson TV Shows

And Just Like That...
 
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Herbert Wexley
Bull
 
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Chunk Palmer
Central Park
 
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Glorious Gary
The Lion Guard
 
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Shujaa

Christopher Jackson Biography

Broadway: Freestyle Love Supreme, Hamilton, Holler If Ya Hear Me, Bronx Bombers, After Midnight, In the Heights, Memphis, The Lion King. Off-Broadway: Hamilton, Bronx Bombers, The Jammer, Lonely I'm Not, and In the Heights. Film/TV: Tracers, Afterlife, "Freestyle Love Supreme," "White Collar," "Oz," "Person of Interest," "Gossip Girl." Emmy-winning composer for "Sesame Street" and "The Electric Company." Solo album In the Name of Love on iTunes.

Christopher Jackson Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical
Christopher Jackson, Hamilton
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Ensemble Performances Gold Star
Christopher Jackson, In the Heights

Christopher Jackson News

Listen: Natalie Weiss Sings New Kooman & Dimond Song From F***ING OTHER PEOPLE Photo Listen: Natalie Weiss Sings New Kooman & Dimond Song From F***ING OTHER PEOPLE
by Michael Major - Jan 20, 2023

Michael Kooman and Christopher Dimond (Romantics Anonymous, Disney‚Äôs Vampirina) share the world premiere recording of their NSFW song ‚ÄúF***ing Good‚ÄĚ, from the new musical F***ING OTHER PEOPLE. The song is performed by Natalie Weiss (Everyday Rapture, Wicked, American Idol) with orchestrations by August Eriksmoen (Come From Away). ¬†

Sheryl Lee Ralph to be Honored at Amas Musical Theatre 54th Annual Gala Benefit Conce Photo Sheryl Lee Ralph to be Honored at Amas Musical Theatre 54th Annual Gala Benefit Concert
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 19, 2023

Amas Musical Theatre will celebrate its 54th Anniversary at its annual Gala Benefit Concert, presenting the 2023 ‚ÄúRosie‚ÄĚ Award to Honoree Award-winning actress¬†Sheryl Lee Ralph. See how to purchase tickets!

Natalie Weiss to be Featured on 'F***ing Good' Single From New Musical F***ING OTHER  Photo Natalie Weiss to be Featured on 'F***ing Good' Single From New Musical F***ING OTHER PEOPLE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 13, 2023

Emmy-nominated writing team Michael Kooman and Christopher Dimond announced that the world premiere recording of their NSFW song 'F***ing Good', from the edgy new musical F***ING OTHER PEOPLE, will be available Friday, January 20th.

Video: The Best Broadway Performances from the Kennedy Center Honors Photo Video: The Best Broadway Performances from the Kennedy Center Honors
by Nicole Rosky - Dec 27, 2022

The 45th Annual Kennedy Center Honors are coming up and we are celebrating the special occasion with some of our favorite videos of past Broadway performances. Check out the full list!

Feature: Passport to Broadway Returns with VIRTUAL BROADWAY GLOBAL AUDITION Photo Feature: Passport to Broadway Returns with VIRTUAL BROADWAY GLOBAL AUDITION
by Rakaputra Paputungan - Dec 4, 2022

New York-based Passport to Broadway returns with another program for Indonesian performers aspiring to be the next Broadway star. Passport to Broadway has previously worked with Indonesian students by providing various training programs, workshops, and information sessions in performing arts.

Joshua Henry Hosts New Digital Series, OUT OF THE DARKNESS; First Episode Available N Photo Joshua Henry Hosts New Digital Series, OUT OF THE DARKNESS; First Episode Available Now!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 10, 2022

Broadstream has released the first episode of Out of the Darkness, a brand-new interview series hosted by Grammy and Tony nominee Joshua Henry (Into the Woods).

Emelin Theatre Celebrates 50 Years Of Great Entertainment On The Sound Shore Photo Emelin Theatre Celebrates 50 Years Of Great Entertainment On The Sound Shore
by Stephi Wild - Sep 16, 2022

The Emelin Theatre for the Performing Arts is celebrating its 50th anniversary year with a Gala on November 3 featuring Broadway Star Mandy Gonzalez (Hamilton, In The Heights, Wicked).

Photos: Inside The American Theatre Wing Annual Gala Photo Photos: Inside The American Theatre Wing Annual Gala
by Bruce Glikas - Sep 13, 2022

The American Theatre Wing held their annual Gala, honoring the legacy of actor, director, and activist Antoinette 'Tony' Perry alongside the past, present, and future women of the theatre. Check out photos here!

Mozart Masterworks on Tap at St. Charles Singers' Series Finale Concerts This Weekend Photo Mozart Masterworks on Tap at St. Charles Singers' Series Finale Concerts This Weekend
by Stephi Wild - Aug 25, 2022

The St. Charles Singers, led by founder and music director Jeffrey Hunt, will conclude its decade-long Mozart Journey project with concerts August 27 and 28, 2022, in St. Charles, Illinois, featuring two of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's most beloved sacred choral works, a famous opera aria, and a dramatic early symphony.

Special Offer: Go Back to the Future at the Hollywood Bowl! Photo Special Offer: Go Back to the Future at the Hollywood Bowl!
by BWW Special Offer - Jul 21, 2022

Special Offer: Go Back to the Future at the Hollywood Bowl!

Christopher Jackson Videos

VIDEO: First Look at the Return Broadway Engagement of FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME Videoplay
VIDEO: First Look at the Return Broadway Engagement of FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME

by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 18, 2021

Before Hamilton and In The Heights, there was Freestyle Love Supreme, the highly-acclaimed improv sensation conceived by Anthony Veneziale and created by Thomas Kail, Lin Manuel Miranda and Anthony Veneziale.

VIDEO: First Look at Signature Theatre's AFTER MIDNIGHT, Streaming Now Videoplay
VIDEO: First Look at Signature Theatre's AFTER MIDNIGHT, Streaming Now

by Stage Tube - Jun 14, 2021

Signature Theatre is now streaming its production of After Midnight, beginning today, June 13 and running through August 4, 2021. This exhilarating song and dance extravaganza is set to the swinging sounds of Duke Ellington, Jimmy McHugh, Dorothy Fields, Harold Arlen and more and framed by the poems of Langston Hughes.

VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda Says He Plans on Going to Every Broadway Show on THE TONIGH Videoplay
VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda Says He Plans on Going to Every Broadway Show on THE TONIGHT SHOW

by Stage Tube - Jun 9, 2021

The two also saluted the return of Broadway in a viral clip last night which also featured Phylicia Rashad, Kristin Chenoweth, Laura Benanti, Christopher Jackson, and more.

VIDEO: Inside Rehearsal For Signature Theatre's AFTER MIDNIGHT Videoplay
VIDEO: Inside Rehearsal For Signature Theatre's AFTER MIDNIGHT

by Stage Tube - Jun 9, 2021

Signature Theatre will present After Midnight, running June 13 ‚Äď August 4, 2021. This exhilarating song and dance extravaganza is set to the swinging sounds of Duke Ellington, Jimmy McHugh, Dorothy Fields, Harold Arlen and more and framed by the poems of Langston Hughes.

VIDEO: Christopher Jackson Surprises 12-Year-Old HAMILTON Fan in the Hospital With a  Videoplay
VIDEO: Christopher Jackson Surprises 12-Year-Old HAMILTON Fan in the Hospital With a Zoom Call

by Stage Tube - Jun 8, 2021

Christopher Jackson, one of the original stars of the musical Hamilton, recently surprised a 12-year-old Hamilton superfan with common immune variable deficiency during a Zoom call.

VIDEO: Watch Sneak Peek of NYTW's 25 YEARS OF RENT: MEASURED IN LOVE Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Sneak Peek of NYTW's 25 YEARS OF RENT: MEASURED IN LOVE

by Stage Tube - Feb 26, 2021

A quarter century ago, Jonathan Larson's groundbreaking musical, RENT, opened at New York Theatre Workshop. From its humble beginnings at NYTW, this rock musical went on to shape a generation. What began in the East Village traveled to Broadway, across the nation and around the world. While we await showtime, check out a trailer for the big event!

VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Leslie Odom Jr. & Renée Elise Goldsberry Take Us 'Behind  Videoplay
VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Leslie Odom Jr. & Renée Elise Goldsberry Take Us 'Behind the Scene' of HAMILTON

by Stage Tube - Feb 25, 2021

Actress¬†Ren√©e Elise Goldsberry, who plays Angelica Schuyler, and¬†Leslie Odom Jr., who¬†plays Aaron Burr, take the audience ‚ÄúBehind the Scene‚ÄĚ of this show about Alexander Hamilton‚Äôs rise from one of the Founding Fathers of the United States to his fatal duel with Aaron Burr.

VIDEO: Original HAMILTON Cast Members Perform 'The Room Where It Happens' at Joe Bide Videoplay
VIDEO: Original HAMILTON Cast Members Perform 'The Room Where It Happens' at Joe Biden Virtual Fundraiser

by Stage Tube - Oct 18, 2020

On Friday, Lin-Manuel Miranda and original cast members from Broadway's Hamilton appeared and performed as part of a virtual fundraiser for presidential candidate Joe Biden.

BWW TV: Christopher Jackson Performs 9/11 Tribute Medley at the US Open Videoplay
BWW TV: Christopher Jackson Performs 9/11 Tribute Medley at the US Open

by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 11, 2020

Christopher Jackson performed a moving medley for this year's U.S. Open 9/11 tribute.

BWW TV: Christopher Jackson Inspires High School Students Through MSG NETWORKS SUMMER Videoplay
BWW TV: Christopher Jackson Inspires High School Students Through MSG NETWORKS SUMMER SPEAKER SERIES

by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 4, 2020

As part of the weekly speaker series, about 30 high school students attend a Zoom session, hosted by former Knicks star Allan Houston, alongside a celebrity guest - most recently Christopher Jackson. During the insightful and inspiring chat, Jackson opened up about his journey to becoming an actor, the importance of collaboration and more.


Christopher Jackson Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Christopher Jackson been in?
Christopher Jackson has appeared on Broadway in 7 shows.

How many West End shows has Christopher Jackson been in?
Christopher Jackson has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Christopher Jackson been nominated for?
Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Hamilton and Outstanding Ensemble Performances (Drama Desk Awards) for In the Heights .

What awards has Christopher Jackson won?
Outstanding Ensemble Performances (Drama Desk Awards) for In the Heights.


Twitter Watch

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@ChrisisSingin - 10/9/22 04:56pm To the Mother who stopped me in the Stop n Shop to say ‚ÄúThank You‚Ä̂Ķ. Thank YOU! I just‚Ķ I dunno‚Ķ I tried to be a pa‚Ķ https://t.co/5Fv3J3ab4S


@ChrisisSingin - 9/30/22 09:34am One mo trip around the Sun! https://t.co/Q1CnyJokFo


@ChrisisSingin - 9/22/22 08:34pm A lesson I could afford to learn each and every day… over and over again!!! (Also… try not to be the ass!)??


@ChrisisSingin - 8/24/22 10:07am Cannot Wait! Gonna be an awesome night!


@ChrisisSingin - 8/23/22 12:59am Yep. https://t.co/lSe7XJBQCQ


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