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Jelani Remy

 

Bio:
Credits include Ain't Too Proud, Disney’s The Lion King (Simba), Disney’s High School Musical (Chad), Smokey Joe’s Cafe, The Apple Boys (Jack). (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2021
Eddie Kendricks [Replacement]
Otis Williams (Swing)
Eddie Kendricks (Swing)
David Ruffin (Swing)
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2018
Performer
  [US Tour]
National Tour, 2002
Simba [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1997
Simba [Replacement]
Simba [Replacement]

Jelani Remy Biography

Credits include Ain't Too Proud, Disney’s The Lion King (Simba), Disney’s High School Musical (Chad), Smokey Joe’s Cafe, The Apple Boys (Jack).




Jelani Remy News

Ice Theatre Of New York To Appear At Tree Lighting At Bank Of America Winter Village  Photo Ice Theatre Of New York To Appear At Tree Lighting At Bank Of America Winter Village At Bryant Park
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 28, 2022

Ice Theatre of New York (ITNY) will take part in the Tree Lighting at Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park on November 29 at 6pm.

Jessica Vosk and Jelani Remy to Host Tree Lighting at Bryant Park Photo Jessica Vosk and Jelani Remy to Host Tree Lighting at Bryant Park
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 28, 2022

Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park will host its annual Tree Lighting on Tuesday, November 29, beginning at 6pm. This year’s event will be hosted by Broadway performers Jessica Vosk and Jelani Remy and will feature performances by The Haydenettes and Figure Skating in Harlem.

See 54 SINGS FOR PLANNED PARENTHOOD, Julie Benko & Jason Yeager, and More at 54 Below Photo See 54 SINGS FOR PLANNED PARENTHOOD, Julie Benko & Jason Yeager, and More at 54 Below Next Week
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 23, 2022

Next week, 54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. 54 Below celebrates Broadway musicals and writers of the past and present, promoting an ongoing engagement with their work.

Taylor Iman Jones Will Debut Original Song at 54 SINGS FOR PLANNED PARENTHOOD Next We Photo Taylor Iman Jones Will Debut Original Song at 54 SINGS FOR PLANNED PARENTHOOD Next Week
by Stephi Wild - Nov 22, 2022

54 Below, Broadway's Supper Club, presents 54 SINGS FOR PLANNED PARENTHOOD, a benefit for Planned Parnethood's Action Fund, on Monday November 28th at 9:30pm.

First Stats Released For The BroadwayWorld Connecticut Awards; Playhouse on Park's PI Photo First Stats Released For The BroadwayWorld Connecticut Awards; Playhouse on Park's PIPPIN Leads Best Musical
by BWW Staff - Nov 21, 2022

The first live standings have been announced for the 2022 BroadwayWorld Connecticut Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favorites.

First Stats Released For The BroadwayWorld San Francisco Awards; Ray of Light's KINKY Photo First Stats Released For The BroadwayWorld San Francisco Awards; Ray of Light's KINKY BOOTS Leads Best Musical
by BWW Staff - Nov 21, 2022

The first live standings have been announced for the 2022 BroadwayWorld San Francisco Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favorites.

Jelani Remy, Tiffany Engen, Jay Armstrong Johnson & More to Star in STARTING UP: THE  Photo Jelani Remy, Tiffany Engen, Jay Armstrong Johnson & More to Star in STARTING UP: THE MUSICAL Industry Presentations
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 15, 2022

The new musical comedy Starting Up with book, music, & lyrics by Garett Press, directed by Jen Wineman, and with musical direction by Julianne Merrill, will receive a special industry presentation in New York City on December 1 & 2 at Pearl Studios.

Photos: On the Red Carpet at THE LION KING 25th Anniversary Celebration Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet at THE LION KING 25th Anniversary Celebration
by Bruce Glikas - Nov 14, 2022

The Lion King celebrated its 25th anniversary last night, Sunday, November 13th and BroadwayWorld was there! Check out photos of the stars arriving on the red carpet here!

AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Returns To The Green Room 42 With MOULIN ROUGE!, FUNNY GIRL, a Photo AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Returns To The Green Room 42 With MOULIN ROUGE!, FUNNY GIRL, and More
by Stephi Wild - Nov 9, 2022

At This Performance…  will return to The Green Room 42 featuring standbys, understudies, and alternates From Moulin Rouge! The Musical; Almost Famous; Hadestown; Funny Girl; Aladdin; and Paradise Square.  

Photos: The 2022 Show Globes Arrive in Times Square Photo Photos: The 2022 Show Globes Arrive in Times Square
by James Blinken - Nov 8, 2022

Broadway Stars sang holiday tunes to kick off the Show Globes Time Square residency!

Jelani Remy Videos

VIDEO: First Look At Jelani Remy & More In CABARET at Goodspeed Musicals Videoplay
VIDEO: First Look At Jelani Remy & More In CABARET at Goodspeed Musicals

by Stage Tube - May 18, 2022

Get a first look at the company in action as Goodspeed Musicals kicks off its first full season of musicals since 2019 with the spring production of Kander and Ebb's dazzling and daring classic, Cabaret.

VIDEO: Jelani Remy Sings CABARET at Goodspeed Musicals Videoplay
VIDEO: Jelani Remy Sings CABARET at Goodspeed Musicals

by Stage Tube - May 2, 2022

Get a first look at the company in action as Goodspeed Musicals kicks off its first full season of musicals since 2019 with the spring production of Kander and Ebb's dazzling and daring classic, Cabaret.

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals For Jelani Remy Led CABARET at Goodspeed Musicals Videoplay
VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals For Jelani Remy Led CABARET at Goodspeed Musicals

by Stage Tube - Apr 27, 2022

Go inside rehearsals as Goodspeed Musicals kicks off its first full season of musicals since 2019 with the spring production of Kander and Ebb's dazzling and daring classic, Cabaret.

BWW Exclusive: Watch the AIN'T TOO PROUD Cast Honor Berry Gordy at the Kennedy Center Videoplay
BWW Exclusive: Watch the AIN'T TOO PROUD Cast Honor Berry Gordy at the Kennedy Center Honors

by Michael Major - Dec 16, 2021

The cast of Ain't Too Proud took to the stage at the Kennedy Center Honors to honor Berry Gordy. The cast, consisting of Nik Walker, James Harkness, Jawan M. Jackson, Matt Manuel, and Jelani Remy, performed 'I'm Gonna Make You Love Me' and 'Ain't Too Proud to Beg'. Watch an exclusive clip of the performance now!

VIDEO: John Legend Visits the Cast of AIN'T TOO PROUD Videoplay
VIDEO: John Legend Visits the Cast of AIN'T TOO PROUD

by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 29, 2021

Grammy Award-winning superstar John Legend and producing partner Mike Jackson paid a visit to the cast and creative team of the Broadway company of the Tony Award-winning Ain’t Too Proud – The Life and Times of the Temptations!

VIDEO: Go Inside AIN'T TOO PROUD's Broadway Reopening Night! Videoplay
VIDEO: Go Inside AIN'T TOO PROUD's Broadway Reopening Night!

by Team BWW - Oct 18, 2021

Get ready! The Temptations are back on Broadway. Ain't Too Proud - The Life and Times of the Temptations officially returned to Broadway at the Imperial Theatre on Saturday night and BroadwayWorld is taking you inside the big night!

VIDEO: Watch the Cast of AIN'T TOO PROUD Perform on GOOD MORNING AMERICA Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the Cast of AIN'T TOO PROUD Perform on GOOD MORNING AMERICA

by Michael Major - Oct 18, 2021

The cast performed a medley of Temptations hits, including “Get Ready,” “Ain’t Too Proud to Beg” and “I Can’t Get Next to You.” Watch the full performance now!

VIDEO: Jelani Remy Performs 'Somewhere That's Green' at BC/EFA's NextGen Spotlight Videoplay
VIDEO: Jelani Remy Performs 'Somewhere That's Green' at BC/EFA's NextGen Spotlight

by Stage Tube - Sep 14, 2021

Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS' NextGen Advocates presented NextGen Spotlight, a virtual concert featuring actor Jelani Remy and inspired by his successful path to Broadway, on Monday, September 13, 2021.

VIDEO: AIN'T TOO PROUD Cast Gets Broadway-Ready at the Imperial Theatre Videoplay
VIDEO: AIN'T TOO PROUD Cast Gets Broadway-Ready at the Imperial Theatre

by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 27, 2021

It's not just your imagination! Broadway is coming back and so are the Temptations!  Ain't Too Proud - The Life and Times of the Temptations, the Tony Award-winning musical is getting ready to resume Broadway performances on October 16 at the Imperial Theatre (249 West 45th Street).

VIDEO: Watch Lesli Margherita, Brad Oscar, Patti LuPone & More in THE MUSICAL OF MUSI Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Lesli Margherita, Brad Oscar, Patti LuPone & More in THE MUSICAL OF MUSICALS (THE MUSICAL!)...and More!

by Stage Tube - Apr 19, 2021

Just last night, The York Theatre Company presented an All-Singing, All-Talking, All-Virtual special benefit presentation of the Off-Broadway hit THE MUSICAL OF MUSICALS (THE MUSICAL!)...and More!, available to view on demand through April 21, 2021.


Jelani Remy Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Jelani Remy been in?
Jelani Remy has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Jelani Remy been in?
Jelani Remy has not appeared in the West End