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Jai Rodriguez

 
Date Of Birth:
June 22, 1979 (43)
Birth Place:
Brentwood, New York, USA
Bio:
Jai Rodriguez is an American actor and musician best known as the culture guide on the Bravo network's Emmy-winning American reality television program Queer Eye for the Straight Guy. He has also co-authored a book with the other Queer Eye hosts. (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: June 22, 1979 (43)

Birth Place: Brentwood, New York, USA

Bio:
Jai Rodriguez is an American actor and musician best known as the culture guide on the Bravo network's Emmy-winning American reality television program Queer Eye for the Straight Guy. He has also co-authored a book with the other Queer Eye hosts. (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [New York]
Reading, 2006
Thalia [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Actors' Fund Concert, 2004
Other Roles
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
New York Concert, 2003
Ensemble
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Transfer, 2003
Zanna
  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Off-Broadway Production, 2002
Zanna
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2001
Carmen Ghia [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1996
Angel Schunard [Replacement]
Angel Schunard [Replacement]
Angel Schunard [Replacement]
Angel Schunard [Replacement]
Angel Schunard [Replacement]
Angel Schunard [Replacement]
Performer (Swing) [Replacement]
Angel Schunard (Understudy) [Replacement]

Jai Rodriguez Biography

Jai Rodriguez is an American actor and musician best known as the culture guide on the Bravo network's Emmy-winning American reality television program Queer Eye for the Straight Guy. He has also co-authored a book with the other Queer Eye hosts.





Jai Rodriguez News

Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of FANTASY ISLAND on FOX - Monday, January 23, 2023 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of FANTASY ISLAND on FOX - Monday, January 23, 2023
by TV Scoop - Jan 19, 2023

Get all the scoop on FANTASY ISLAND, airing on FOX on Monday, January 23, 2023! Daphne Maxwell Reid (The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air), Brett Butler (Grace Under Fire), Lynn Whitefield (The Josephine Baker Story) and Maureen McCormick (The Brady Bunch) Make Guest Appearances. Watch a video clip from a recent episode!

Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of FANTASY ISLAND on FOX - Monday, January 9, 2023 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of FANTASY ISLAND on FOX - Monday, January 9, 2023
by TV Scoop - Jan 5, 2023

Get all the scoop on FANTASY ISLAND, airing on FOX on Monday, January 9, 2023! Alexa Mansour (The Walking Dead), Frankie J Alvarez (Looking), Jai Rodruiguez (Queer Eye) and Izzy Diaz (Broke) Make Guest Appearances. Watch a video preview of the new season now!

SIX, INTO THE WOODS & More Participate in GLAAD's Spirit Day Photo SIX, INTO THE WOODS & More Participate in GLAAD's Spirit Day
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 20, 2022

 Today, GLAAD, the world's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) media advocacy organization, announced participants wearing purple or going purple online for Spirit Day in a united stand against bullying and show of support for LGBTQ youth.

Previews: CINEMA DIVERSE at Palm Springs Cultural Center At Camelot Theaters Photo Previews: CINEMA DIVERSE at Palm Springs Cultural Center At Camelot Theaters
by Kay Kudukis - Aug 29, 2022

Media Release: Cinema Diverse Celebrates 15th Anniversary with Special Preview Screening of Universal Pictures’ Groundbreaking New Gay Romantic Comedy, Bros

VIDEO: Neil Patrick Harris & Brooks Ashmanskas on Relating to Their UNCOUPLED Charact Photo VIDEO: Neil Patrick Harris & Brooks Ashmanskas on Relating to Their UNCOUPLED Characters
by Michael Major - Jul 29, 2022

From the creators of Sex and the City, UNCOUPLED is a story about heartbreak, healing, and all the humor we find along the way. BroadwayWorld caught up with stars Neil Patrick Harris and Brooks Ashmanskas to discuss how similar they are to their Uncoupled characters, finding heartful moments in comedies, and more. Watch the video interview now!

Photos: On the Red Carpet at Opening Night of MOULIN ROUGE! in Hollywood Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet at Opening Night of MOULIN ROUGE! in Hollywood
by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2022

Last week on Thursday, July 7th - Broadway in Hollywood and Hollywood Pantages Theatre celebrated the red carpet opening night of Moulin Rouge! The Musical with a star studded performance and after party gala! Check out photos from the red carpet here!

VIDEO: Neil Patrick Harris, Brooks Ashmanskas & More in Netflix's UNCOUPLED Series Tr Photo VIDEO: Neil Patrick Harris, Brooks Ashmanskas & More in Netflix's UNCOUPLED Series Trailer
by Michael Major - Jul 13, 2022

Michael Lawson (Harris) is a successful New York City real estate agent with a great career, a supportive family, close friends, and a loving relationship with his partner of 17 years, Colin (Tuc Watkins). The series also stars Brooks Ashmanskas, André De Shields, Nic Rouleau, Jai Rodriguez, and more. Watch the trailer for the new series now!

Photos: First Look At The Opening Night Performance Of DEAR EVAN HANSEN At Center The Photo Photos: First Look At The Opening Night Performance Of DEAR EVAN HANSEN At Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson Theatre
by Grace Cutler - Jul 2, 2022

Get a first look here! The Opening Night Performance Of Dear Evan Hansen At Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson Theatre

Prime Video Renews SMOTHERED For Season Season Photo Prime Video Renews SMOTHERED For Season Season
by Michael Major - Jan 17, 2022

The cast for Season 2 is Amanda Bearse (Bros & Married With Children), Jai Rodriguez (Bros & Queer Eye), Bobby Costanza (Friends), Aida Rodriguez (HBOMax Comedy Special: Fighting Words), Armand Fields (Queer As Folk), Debra Wilson (Mad TV & Star Wars Jedi), Krishna Smitha (Morning Show), Bryon Quiros (General Hospital), and more.

BROADWAY STRIPPED To Live Stream Filipino Stars of Broadway in Celebration of Philipp Photo BROADWAY STRIPPED To Live Stream Filipino Stars of Broadway in Celebration of Philippine Independence Day
by Stephen Mosher - May 26, 2021

The talented actors of Filipino heritage who grace the stages of Broadway and the world will gather on June 11th to celebrate Philippine Independence Day in a live show and live stream event broadcasting from Las Vegas, courtesy of Broadway Barkada and The Space.

Jai Rodriguez Videos

VIDEO: Neil Patrick Harris & Brooks Ashmanskas on Relating to Their UNCOUPLED Charact Videoplay
VIDEO: Neil Patrick Harris & Brooks Ashmanskas on Relating to Their UNCOUPLED Characters

by Michael Major - Jul 29, 2022

From the creators of Sex and the City, UNCOUPLED is a story about heartbreak, healing, and all the humor we find along the way. BroadwayWorld caught up with stars Neil Patrick Harris and Brooks Ashmanskas to discuss how similar they are to their Uncoupled characters, finding heartful moments in comedies, and more. Watch the video interview now!

VIDEO: Neil Patrick Harris, Brooks Ashmanskas & More in Netflix's UNCOUPLED Series Tr Videoplay
VIDEO: Neil Patrick Harris, Brooks Ashmanskas & More in Netflix's UNCOUPLED Series Trailer

by Michael Major - Jul 13, 2022

Michael Lawson (Harris) is a successful New York City real estate agent with a great career, a supportive family, close friends, and a loving relationship with his partner of 17 years, Colin (Tuc Watkins). The series also stars Brooks Ashmanskas, André De Shields, Nic Rouleau, Jai Rodriguez, and more. Watch the trailer for the new series now!

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: Former RENT Cast Members Sing 'Will I?' with Arts Workers for Federal Relief Videoplay
VIDEO: Former RENT Cast Members Sing 'Will I?' with Arts Workers for Federal Relief

by Stage Tube - Sep 8, 2020

Former cast members from various productions of Rent joined forces to perform 'Will I?' as part as Be An #ArtsHero's Labor Day of Action.

BWW TV: The Actors Fund Helps Celebrate the 2019 Tony Awards in LA! Videoplay
BWW TV: The Actors Fund Helps Celebrate the 2019 Tony Awards in LA!

by Michael Sterling - Jun 13, 2019

The Actors Fund in Los Angeles celebrated Broadway's Biggest Night at the 23rd Annual Tony Awards¬ģ Viewing Gala on Sunday, June 9, 2019 at Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles, CA.¬†Hosted by¬†Leslie Jordan, this year's star-studded gala honored¬†Emmy, Grammy and Tony Award¬ģ winner¬†Lily Tomlin¬†with the Julie Harris Award for Artistic Achievement.¬†BroadwayWorld's own Michael Sterling and Paul Preston of Digital Mind Productions were on hand for the festivities which included coverage of the evening's red-carpet arrivals, cocktail hour, gala dinner, live performances, silent auction, and the West Coast's exclusive live feed of the 2019 Tony Awards¬ģ¬†broadcast from New York City.¬†

STAGE TUBE: Carol Channing's Tribute to Champion & Herman at 2015 Jerry Herman Awards
by Stage Tube - Jun 2, 2015

The Nederlander Organization and Hollywood Pantages Theatre presented the THE 4TH ANNUAL JERRY HERMAN AWARDS, a celebration of the achievement and excellence in high school musical theatre in Los Angeles, hosted by KABC-7 Reporter George Pennacchio at the Hollywood Pantages last night, June 1, 2015. A tribute from Carol Channing to Gower Champion and Jerry Herman aired as part of the ceremony - click below to hear what she had to say!

STAGE TUBE: Music Video Released for Scott Alan's 'In This Moment', Sung by Marc Broussard
by Stage Tube - Nov 4, 2014

Scott Alan's 'GREATEST HITS: VOLUME ONE,' is now available EVERYWHERE for purchase on iTunes, CDBaby, Amazon and Dress Circle. The album is also available for streaming on Spotify. Below, check out a just-released music video for 'In This Moment,' as sung by Marc Broussard.

BWW TV: On the Red Carpet with PIPPIN Opening Night in LA - Martin Short, Sean Hayes, Bo Derek & More!
by Michael Sterling & Jordan Santacana - Oct 31, 2014

The all-new production of Roger O. Hirson and Stephen Schwartz's Pippin had it's L.A. Premiere direct from Broadway at the Hollywood Pantages Theater October 22 and Broadway World TV's own red carpet Los Angeles Co-Producer and on-air Host Michael Sterling and Co-Producer Jordan Santacana were there to get up close and personal with the stars. Among those attending the opening were Martin Short, Nia Vardalos, Sean Hayes, Catherine O'Hara, Dan Bucatinsky, Jai Rodriguez, Christopher McDonald, Oscar Nunez, Bo Derek, Cloris Leachman, Patrick Cassidy, Obba Babatunde, Maisela Lusha, Kevin Chamberlin, Anne Jeffries, JoAnne Worley and Scott Hoying (Pentatonix)... to name but a few.

BWW TV: Red Carpet of PRISCILLA at Pantages - Dana Delany, Anne Jeffreys, Kate Linder & More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 6, 2013

Broadway World TV Los Angeles Correspondents Michael Sterling and Jerry Evans of the JLE Media Group, Inc were once again on hand to celebrate the star studded May 29, 2013 Los Angeles premiere of Priscilla Queen of the Desert currently on its U.S. National Tour and on stage through June 16 at Hollywood's historic Pantages Theatre.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Stacy Keach Guests on MALIBU COUNTRY Season Finale
by - Mar 21, 2013

On the season finale of ABC's MALIBU COUNTRY titled "All You Single Ladies" - Reba's family secretly makes an online date on her behalf, but her first meeting with Brad (guest star Stacy Keach -- "Mike Hammer, Private Eye") doesn't exactly go as planned. Get a sneak peek below!


Jai Rodriguez Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Jai Rodriguez been in?
Jai Rodriguez has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Jai Rodriguez been in?
Jai Rodriguez has not appeared in the West End