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Hailey Kilgore

 
Bio:
Hailey Kilgore is best known for her breakthrough role as Ti Moune in the Broadway revival of Once on This Island, a performance for which 19-year-old Hailey was nominated for the 2018 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical, becoming one of the youngest nominees in the category. (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Hailey Kilgore is best known for her breakthrough role as Ti Moune in the Broadway revival of Once on This Island, a performance for which 19-year-old Hailey was nominated for the 2018 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical, becoming one of the youngest nominees in the category. (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Los Angeles]
Hollywood Bowl Revival, 2019
Rapunzel
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Ti Moune
Ti Moune [Replacement]

Photos

Hailey Kilgore, Jelani Alladin, Adrienne Warren Photo

Hailey Kilgore, Jelani Alladin, Adrienne Warren

From: 
Date:
06/25/2021
(l-r.) Brenda Nicole Moorer stars as Brenda Franklin, Hailey Kilgore as Carolyn Frank Photo

(l-r.) Brenda Nicole Moorer stars as Brenda Franklin, Hailey Kilgore as Carolyn Franklin, Saycon Sengbloh as Erma Franklin and Jennifer Hudson as Aretha Franklin

From: 
Date:
05/05/2021

 

Stage

Performances
  [Los Angeles]
Hollywood Bowl Revival, 2019
Rapunzel

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Ti Moune

Ti Moune [Replacement]

Hailey Kilgore Biography

Hailey Kilgore is best known for her breakthrough role as Ti Moune in the Broadway revival of Once on This Island, a performance for which 19-year-old Hailey was nominated for the 2018 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical, becoming one of the youngest nominees in the category.

Hailey Kilgore Awards and Nominations

 
BroadwayWorld Awards - 2018 - Best Leading Actress in a Musical Gold Star
Hailey Kilgore, Once on this Island
 
Drama League Awards - 2018 - Distinguished Performance Award
Hailey Kilgore, Once On This Island
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2018 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical
Hailey Kilgore, Once on this Island
 
Theatre World Awards - 2018 - Outstanding Broadway or Off-Broadway Debut Performance Gold Star
Hailey Kilgore, Once on This Island
 
Tony Awards - 2018 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Hailey Kilgore, Once On This Island

Hailey Kilgore News

Starz Orders Third Season of RAISING KANAN Ahead of Season Two Premiere Photo Starz Orders Third Season of RAISING KANAN Ahead of Season Two Premiere
by Michael Major - Aug 11, 2022

Set in the early 1990’s, the third series in the “Power” Universe tells the story of “Kanan Stark,” and his entry into the criminal world through his mother, who runs the family’s drug empire. It stars MeKai Curtis in the role of “Kanan” and Tony Award winner Patina Miller (Into the Woods, “Madam Secretary”) as his mother, Raquel “Raq” Thomas.

VIDEO: Patina Miller Reveals How 'The Witch' in INTO THE WOODS Relates to Her RAISING Photo VIDEO: Patina Miller Reveals How 'The Witch' in INTO THE WOODS Relates to Her RAISING KANAN Character
by Michael Major - Aug 11, 2022

Leading up to the Power Book III: Raising Kanan's highly-anticipated second season premiere, BroadwayWorld caught up with Patina Miller to discuss what audiences can expect from the upcoming episodes and how her character in Raising Kanan relates to the Witch in Into the Woods. Watch the new video interview now!

Photos: Patina Miller, Krystal Joy Brown & More Attend RAISING KANAN Season Two Premi Photo Photos: Patina Miller, Krystal Joy Brown & More Attend RAISING KANAN Season Two Premiere
by Michael Major - Aug 9, 2022

Check out photos of “Raising Kanan” cast members Patina Miller, MeKai Curtis, Omar Epps, Antonio Ortiz, London Brown, Joey Bada$$, Shanley Caswell, Hailey Kilgore, LaToya Luckett, Chyna Layne, Krystal Joy Brown and Paulina Singer, as well as Executive Producer and Showrunner Sascha Penn and Executive Producer Mark Canton.

Broadway Streaming Guide: August 2022 - Where to Watch 13: THE MUSICAL & More New Rel Photo Broadway Streaming Guide: August 2022 - Where to Watch 13: THE MUSICAL & More New Releases!
by Michael Major - Aug 7, 2022

This August, Broadway fans will be kept busy with new movies, television shows, albums, and concerts to binge. From Netflix's new film adaptation of 13: the Musical to a new album from Funny Girl star Julie Benko, check out what's coming to streaming services this month!

VIDEO: Patina Miller Stars in POWER BOOK III: RAISING KANAN Season Two Trailer Photo VIDEO: Patina Miller Stars in POWER BOOK III: RAISING KANAN Season Two Trailer
by Michael Major - Jul 26, 2022

Watch the trailer for the series, starring MeKai Curtis as “Kanan” and Tony Award winner Patina Miller (Into The Woods, “Madam Secretary”) as his mother, Raquel “Raq” Thomas. Averaging nearly 9M viewers across platforms in its debut season, “Power Book III: Raising Kanan” is one of the best performing first seasons in STARZ history.

VIDEO: Jennifer Hudson Talks Playing Aretha Franklin on THE VIEW Photo VIDEO: Jennifer Hudson Talks Playing Aretha Franklin on THE VIEW
by Michael Major - Jan 17, 2022

Jennifer Hudson appeared on The View today to discuss her performance as Aretha Franklin in the recent Respect biopic. Watch Hudson discuss the singer's impact and Franklin's friendship with Martin Luther King, Jr. in the new interview now!

Hailey Kilgore and Sean Ortiz Share New Song From POWER BOOK III: RAISING KANAN Photo Hailey Kilgore and Sean Ortiz Share New Song From POWER BOOK III: RAISING KANAN
by Michael Major - Sep 15, 2021

Stream the song performed by series stars Antonio Ortiz and Hailey Kilgore, and produced by Sean C, this song originally debuted during a recent episode in the first season of Power Book III: Raising Kanan, which stars Patina Miller. 

VIDEO: Jennifer Hudson Says She Auditioned for the Role of Aretha Franklin for Over a Photo VIDEO: Jennifer Hudson Says She Auditioned for the Role of Aretha Franklin for Over a Decade
by Stage Tube - Aug 18, 2021

Jennifer Hudson talks about when she first met Aretha Franklin, the role the artist's music played in her life and returning to the stage.

Photos: Broadway Stars Attend Industry Screening of RESPECT Photo Photos: Broadway Stars Attend Industry Screening of RESPECT
by Bruce Glikas - Aug 13, 2021

Earlier this week, the New York Theatre community gathered for a private screening of the upcoming film RESPECT, which is out in theatres starting today, August 13. Star of the film, Jennifer Hudson, director Liesl Tommy and more were on hand for the big night.

VIDEO: Jennifer Hudson, Hailey Kilgore & Saycon Sengbloh Write 'Respect' in a Clip Fr Photo VIDEO: Jennifer Hudson, Hailey Kilgore & Saycon Sengbloh Write 'Respect' in a Clip From the New Aretha Franklin Biopic!
by Stage Tube - Aug 11, 2021

The Franklin sisters collaborate on writing the title song in this new clip from the biopic.

Hailey Kilgore Videos

VIDEO: Patina Miller Reveals How 'The Witch' in INTO THE WOODS Relates to Her RAISING VideoVIDEO: Patina Miller Reveals How 'The Witch' in INTO THE WOODS Relates to Her RAISING KANAN Character
by Michael Major - Aug 11, 2022

Leading up to the Power Book III: Raising Kanan's highly-anticipated second season premiere, BroadwayWorld caught up with Patina Miller to discuss what audiences can expect from the upcoming episodes and how her character in Raising Kanan relates to the Witch in Into the Woods. Watch the new video interview now!

VIDEO: Patina Miller Stars in POWER BOOK III: RAISING KANAN Season Two Trailer VideoVIDEO: Patina Miller Stars in POWER BOOK III: RAISING KANAN Season Two Trailer
by Michael Major - Jul 26, 2022

Watch the trailer for the series, starring MeKai Curtis as “Kanan” and Tony Award winner Patina Miller (Into The Woods, “Madam Secretary”) as his mother, Raquel “Raq” Thomas. Averaging nearly 9M viewers across platforms in its debut season, “Power Book III: Raising Kanan” is one of the best performing first seasons in STARZ history.

VIDEO: Jennifer Hudson Says She Auditioned for the Role of Aretha Franklin for Over a VideoVIDEO: Jennifer Hudson Says She Auditioned for the Role of Aretha Franklin for Over a Decade
by Stage Tube - Aug 18, 2021

Jennifer Hudson talks about when she first met Aretha Franklin, the role the artist's music played in her life and returning to the stage.

VIDEO: Jennifer Hudson, Hailey Kilgore & Saycon Sengbloh Write 'Respect' in a Clip Fr VideoVIDEO: Jennifer Hudson, Hailey Kilgore & Saycon Sengbloh Write 'Respect' in a Clip From the New Aretha Franklin Biopic!
by Stage Tube - Aug 11, 2021

The Franklin sisters collaborate on writing the title song in this new clip from the biopic.

VIDEO: Jennifer Hudson Performs 'Think' in a New Clip From RESPECT! VideoVIDEO: Jennifer Hudson Performs 'Think' in a New Clip From RESPECT!
by Stage Tube - Aug 10, 2021

Hear Hudson sing one of Aretha Franklin's most iconic songs.

VIDEO: Jennifer Hudson Performs the Title Song in This New Clip From RESPECT! VideoVIDEO: Jennifer Hudson Performs the Title Song in This New Clip From RESPECT!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 30, 2021

Jennifer Hudson belts out Aretha Franklin's most iconic song, 'Respect,' in this new clip from the film of the same name.

VIDEO: See Audra McDonald, Jennifer Hudson, Tituss Burgess & More in a New RESPECT Fe VideoVIDEO: See Audra McDonald, Jennifer Hudson, Tituss Burgess & More in a New RESPECT Featurette!
by Stage Tube - Jul 20, 2021

McDonald is the recipient of a record-breaking six Tony Awards; Hudson won an Academy Award for her portrayal of Effie White in Dreamgirls; and Burgess is known for Broadway roles in The Little Mermaid and Jersey Boys.

VIDEO: See Jennifer Hudson, Audra McDonald & More in the Trailer for Aretha Franklin  VideoVIDEO: See Jennifer Hudson, Audra McDonald & More in the Trailer for Aretha Franklin Biopic RESPECT!
by Stage Tube - May 19, 2021

Following the rise of Aretha Franklin’s career from a child singing in her father’s church’s choir to her international superstardom, RESPECT is the remarkable true story of the music icon’s journey to find her voice.

Broadway Rewind: ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Gets Ready to Return to Broadway! VideoBroadway Rewind: ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Gets Ready to Return to Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 28, 2020

Today we rewind to 2017, when Once On This Island was getting ready to return to Broadway. Once On This Island opened on December 3 at the Circle in the Square Theatre, where it played for 457 performances.

VIDEO: Anika Noni Rose, Kerry Butler, Norm Lewis, Hailey Kilgore, and More Perform 'H VideoVIDEO: Anika Noni Rose, Kerry Butler, Norm Lewis, Hailey Kilgore, and More Perform 'Help is on the Way'
by Stage Tube - Oct 2, 2020

Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS didn't get to present the 2020 edition of the Easter Bonnet Competition, which would have ended, as the show has since 1995, with the anthem 'Help is on the Way.'


Hailey Kilgore Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Hailey Kilgore been in?
Hailey Kilgore has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Hailey Kilgore been in?
Hailey Kilgore has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Hailey Kilgore been nominated for?
Best Leading Actress in a Musical (BroadwayWorld Awards) for Once on this Island , Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for Once On This Island , Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Once on this Island Outstanding Broadway or Off-Broadway Debut Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Once on This Island and Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Once On This Island .

What awards has Hailey Kilgore won?
Best Leading Actress in a Musical (BroadwayWorld Awards) for Once on this Islandand Outstanding Broadway or Off-Broadway Debut Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Once on This Island.