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Jeff Richmond

 
Bio:
Jeff Richmond is an award-winning composer, songwriter and producer for television, theatre and film. He served as composer and an Executive Producer on NBC's "30 Rock," winning three Primetime Emmy Awards alongside his wife Tina Fey. He was a musical director at The Second City in Chicago and at ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Jeff Richmond is an award-winning composer, songwriter and producer for television, theatre and film. He served as composer and an Executive Producer on NBC's "30 Rock," winning three Primetime Emmy Awards alongside his wife Tina Fey. He was a musical director at The Second City in Chicago and at ... (read complete bio)

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[US Tour, 2021]
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[Broadway, 2018]
Additional Music Arrangements
 
[Washington, DC (Regional), 2017]
Music
 
[Broadway, 2016]
Original Music

Writing

Composer

Jeff Richmond Biography

Jeff Richmond is an award-winning composer, songwriter and producer for television, theatre and film. He served as composer and an Executive Producer on NBC's "30 Rock," winning three Primetime Emmy Awards alongside his wife Tina Fey. He was a musical director at The Second City in Chicago and at "Saturday Night Live," where he spent five seasons composing original songs for stars like Jack Black, Queen Latifah, and Catherine Zeta-Jones. Jeff's New York theatre credits include his musical Melancholy Baby, the inaugural production of the Ars Nova Theater, and the score for Fully Committed on Broadway starring Jesse Tyler Ferguson. He also executive produced, directed and scored of "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt" in New York City, where he lives with his wife and their two daughters.

He was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Original Score in 2018 for Mean Girls and currently composes for Girls5eva.

Jeff Richmond Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2018 - Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre
Jeff RichmondMean Girls

Jeff Richmond News

What's On Tour? A Guide to Currently Running and Upcoming National Touring Production Photo What's On Tour? A Guide to Currently Running and Upcoming National Touring Productions
by Stephi Wild - Jan 15, 2023

Favorites like Hamilton, Wicked, Anastasia, and Beetlejuice have already announced planned stops around the country. Want to know what's on tour now, or coming soon to a theatre near you? Enjoy Broadway locally with BroadwayWorld's full list of Broadway National Tours in 2023. 

Review: MEAN GIRLS at Pantages Theatre Photo Review: MEAN GIRLS at Pantages Theatre
by Harker Jones - Jan 11, 2023

Despite some deficiencies in the script, MEAN GIRLS still skyrockets in ways most large-scale musicals don’t these days. The young talent on the stage is astonishing and you’ll leave the show wanting to both download the original cast recording and stream the film.

Video: Lorne Michaels & the Cast of MEAN GIRLS Walk the Red Carpet in Los Angeles Photo Video: Lorne Michaels & the Cast of MEAN GIRLS Walk the Red Carpet in Los Angeles
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 6, 2023

Mean Girls is now on stage at the Hollywood Pantages Theatre and BroadwayWorld was there as the musical's stars walked the red carpet, along with producer Lorne Michaels. 

Everything You Need to Know About the MEAN GIRLS Movie Musical Photo Everything You Need to Know About the MEAN GIRLS Movie Musical
by Michael Major - Dec 28, 2022

It's a guide to the Mean Girls movie musical. A Mean Girls remake is officially happening with the adaption of the hit Broadway musical! BroadwayWorld collected all the information we could about the upcoming film - including who's starring, what roles haven't yet been cast, and what will change from stage to screen.

Review: It's Grool. It's Fetch. It's Mean Girls the Musical. Photo Review: It's Grool. It's Fetch. It's Mean Girls the Musical.
by Chris Arneson - Dec 22, 2022

What did our critic think of MEAN GIRLS at DCPA?It's easy to be a bit of a mean girl when it comes to cult movies being adapted into musicals. They happen too often, and sometimes they're tragic.  Thankfully, not Mean Girls.

VIDEO: Watch Ashley Park Perform 'Don't Start Now' By Dua Lipa on EMILY IN PARIS Photo VIDEO: Watch Ashley Park Perform 'Don't Start Now' By Dua Lipa on EMILY IN PARIS
by Michael Major - Dec 22, 2022

Netflix has released a video clip of Ashley Park singing 'Don't Start Now' by Dua Lipa on the latest season of Emily In Paris. Park, who has been seen on Broadway in Mean Girls, The King & I, Mamma Mia, and Sunday In the Park With George, plays Mindy in the hit series, alongside Lily Collins, Lucien Laviscount, Samual Arnold, and more.

Reneé Rapp, Jaquel Spivey, Auli'i Cravalho & More Lead MEAN GIRLS Movie Musical Cast Photo Reneé Rapp, Jaquel Spivey, Auli'i Cravalho & More Lead MEAN GIRLS Movie Musical Cast
by Michael Major - Dec 9, 2022

Angourie Rice, Auli’i Cravalho, Jaquel Spivey and Reneé Rapp have joined the cast of the Mean Girls movie musical. The film adaptation of Mean Girls the Musical will be directed by Arturo Perez Jr. and Samantha Jayne and was written by Tina Fey, with music by Jeff Richmond and lyrics by Nell Benjamin.

Amanda Seyfried Would 'Kill' to Do MEAN GIRLS on Broadway With Lindsay Lohan Photo Amanda Seyfried Would 'Kill' to Do MEAN GIRLS on Broadway With Lindsay Lohan
by Michael Major - Nov 30, 2022

Amanda Seyfried has revealed that she would 'kill' to do Mean Girls on Broadway with Lindsay Lohan and the original film's cast. While they both agreed that a sequel film does not seem likely in the near future, Seyfried offered an alternative plan in which the cast would reunite to play their roles in the musical.

VIDEO: Ashley Park Stars in EMILY IN PARIS Season Three Trailer Photo VIDEO: Ashley Park Stars in EMILY IN PARIS Season Three Trailer
by Michael Major - Nov 30, 2022

Netflix has released the trailer for season three of Emily In Paris, featuring Tony nominee Ashley Park. The series also stars Lily Collins, Philippine Leroy-Beaulieu, Lucas Bravo, Ashley Park, Camille Razat, Samuel Arnold, Bruno Gouery, William Abadie, and Lucien Laviscount. Watch the new video trailer now!

Wake Up With BWW 10/28: Katie Holmes in THE WANDERERS, &JULIET Begins Previews, and M Photo Wake Up With BWW 10/28: Katie Holmes in THE WANDERERS, &JULIET Begins Previews, and More!
by - Oct 28, 2022

Top stories include Katie Holmes leading The Wanderers off-Broadway next year! Plus, check out all new photos from Take Me Out, which returned to Broadway last night.

Jeff Richmond Videos

Video: Lorne Michaels & the Cast of MEAN GIRLS Walk the Red Carpet in Los Angeles Videoplay
Video: Lorne Michaels & the Cast of MEAN GIRLS Walk the Red Carpet in Los Angeles

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 6, 2023

Mean Girls is now on stage at the Hollywood Pantages Theatre and BroadwayWorld was there as the musical's stars walked the red carpet, along with producer Lorne Michaels. 

VIDEO: Watch Ashley Park Perform 'Don't Start Now' By Dua Lipa on EMILY IN PARIS Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Ashley Park Perform 'Don't Start Now' By Dua Lipa on EMILY IN PARIS

by Michael Major - Dec 22, 2022

Netflix has released a video clip of Ashley Park singing 'Don't Start Now' by Dua Lipa on the latest season of Emily In Paris. Park, who has been seen on Broadway in Mean Girls, The King & I, Mamma Mia, and Sunday In the Park With George, plays Mindy in the hit series, alongside Lily Collins, Lucien Laviscount, Samual Arnold, and more.

VIDEO: Ashley Park Stars in EMILY IN PARIS Season Three Trailer Videoplay
VIDEO: Ashley Park Stars in EMILY IN PARIS Season Three Trailer

by Michael Major - Nov 30, 2022

Netflix has released the trailer for season three of Emily In Paris, featuring Tony nominee Ashley Park. The series also stars Lily Collins, Philippine Leroy-Beaulieu, Lucas Bravo, Ashley Park, Camille Razat, Samuel Arnold, Bruno Gouery, William Abadie, and Lucien Laviscount. Watch the new video trailer now!

BWW Interview: Jeff Richmond & Meredith Scardino Talk Broadway Cameos in GIRLS5EVA Se Videoplay
BWW Interview: Jeff Richmond & Meredith Scardino Talk Broadway Cameos in GIRLS5EVA Season Two

by Michael Major - Apr 29, 2022

BroadwayWorld caught up with the show's creators, Jeff Richmond and Meredith Scardino, to discuss what viewers can expect from the new season. They also teased the Broadway cameos that audiences can expect from the upcoming season, including Ashley Park, Erika Henningsen, James Monroe Iglehart, and more.

VIDEO: Kelly Clarkson & The GIRLS5EVA Cast Gush Over Their Favorite Girl Groups Videoplay
VIDEO: Kelly Clarkson & The GIRLS5EVA Cast Gush Over Their Favorite Girl Groups

by Stage Tube - May 6, 2021

Kelly Clarkson drinks margaritas with the ladies as they share funny moments from their careers and reveal which girl groups inspired them growing up.

VIDEO: The Cast of GIRLS5EVA Cried When They Heard Sara Bareilles' Song for the Show Videoplay
VIDEO: The Cast of GIRLS5EVA Cried When They Heard Sara Bareilles' Song for the Show

by Stage Tube - May 5, 2021

The cast of Girls5eva talk about the creative talent behind the show, Renée Elise Goldsberry talks about her girl group past and Paula Pell opens up about her struggles with lip-syncing.

VIDEO: Watch a New Musical Trailer for GIRLS5EVA, Starring Renée Elise Goldsberry Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch a New Musical Trailer for GIRLS5EVA, Starring Renée Elise Goldsberry

by Stage Tube - Apr 6, 2021

When a one-hit-wonder girl group from the 90's gets sampled by a young rapper, its members reunite to give their pop star dreams one more shot. They may be grown women balancing spouses, kids, jobs, debt, aging parents, and shoulder pain, but can't they also be Girls5eva?

VIDEO: Hear Renée Elise Goldsberry, Sara Bareilles & More Sing in a Teaser for GIRLS Videoplay
VIDEO: Hear Renée Elise Goldsberry, Sara Bareilles & More Sing in a Teaser for GIRLS5EVA

by Stage Tube - Feb 17, 2021

The series was created by Meredith Scardino with Executive Producers Tina Fey, Robert Carlock, and Jeff Richmond.

VIDEO: MEAN GIRLS On Broadway's Plastics Perform 'Jingle Bell Rock' At The Rockefelle Videoplay
VIDEO: MEAN GIRLS On Broadway's Plastics Perform 'Jingle Bell Rock' At The Rockefeller Center Tree Lighting

by Stage Tube - Dec 4, 2019

The Broadway cast of Mean Girls performed a rendition of the classic holiday song, 'Jingle Bell Rock' on NBC's broadcast of the '87th Annual Christmas in Rockefeller Center' this evening. 

VIDEO: MEAN GIRLS Performs for the CBS Thanksgiving Day Parade Videoplay
VIDEO: MEAN GIRLS Performs for the CBS Thanksgiving Day Parade

by Stage Tube - Nov 28, 2019

Erika Henningsen, Barrett Wilbert Weed, Grey Henson and the company of Mean Girls perform a?oeWhere Do You Belong?a?? from the August Wilson Theatre for the CBS Thanksgiving Day Parade. Watch below!


Jeff Richmond Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Jeff Richmond written?
Jeff Richmond has written 1 shows including Mean Girls (Composer).

What awards has Jeff Richmond been nominated for?
Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre (Tony Awards) for Mean Girls .