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Kevin Chamberlin

 
Birth Place:
Baltimore, MD, USA
Bio:
Kevin Chamberlin is an American actor. He is known for his theatre roles such as Horton in Seussical and Uncle Fester in The Addams Family. For his theatre work, he received three Tony Award and three Drama Desk Award nominations. Other Broadway credits include The Ritz, Chicago, Triumph of Love, My ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: November 25, 1963 (58)

Birth Place: Baltimore, MD, USA

Bio:
Kevin Chamberlin is an American actor. He is known for his theatre roles such as Horton in Seussical and Uncle Fester in The Addams Family. For his theatre work, he received three Tony Award and three Drama Desk Award nominations. Other Broadway credits include The Ritz, Chicago, Triumph of Love, My ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Regional (US)]
2019 Pasadena Playhouse Production, 2019
Mr. Mushnick
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2019
Mr. Pontdue
  [Off-Broadway]
New York Premiere at the Public Theater, 2018
Martin
Greasy Haired Man
Isaac Low
  [New York]
MasterVoices Production, 2017
Alexander Throttlebottom
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Off-Center Revival, 2017
Jimmie Deegan
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Maury
  [Los Angeles]
Hollywood Bowl Production, 2015
Sir Bedevere / Dennis Galahad√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs Mother / Concorde
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2010
Uncle Fester
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2007
Gaetano Proclo
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2007
Comic #1
  [Regional (US)]
Reprise! Concert, 2005
Buzz Richards
  [West End]
London Production, 2004
Charlie and others
  [Los Angeles]
Reprise! Concert, 2004
David
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
The Wizard [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
2001
Captain Mike
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2000
Horton the Elephant
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2000
Charlie and others
  [New York]
Workshop, 1999
Prospector
Poker Player
Chinese Warlord
Doorman
Real Estate Agent
Ensemble
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 1999
Sketch Comic
  [Off-Broadway]
1998
Performer
  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Off-Off-Broadway Revival, 1998
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1997
Dimas
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1996
Amos Hart [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 1996
Stanley
  [Off-Broadway]
1996
Stanley
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1993
Feargus
Cavalry Captain
Ensemble
Sturveson (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1992
Ensemble
Sy Benson (Understudy)
Herb Lee (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
1990
Mervin Oglethorpe
  [Off-Broadway]
1990
Raymond
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 1992
Performer

Productions

 
[Los Angeles, 2007]
Director

Photos

Kevin Chamberlin and Janine LaManna Photo

Kevin Chamberlin and Janine LaManna

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Catrice Joseph,Sara Gettelfinger, Natascia Diaz and  Kevin Chamberlin Photo

Catrice Joseph,Sara Gettelfinger, Natascia Diaz and Kevin Chamberlin

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11/23/2021
Cameron Bowen, Kevin Chamberlin and Anthony Blair Hall Photo

Cameron Bowen, Kevin Chamberlin and Anthony Blair Hall

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11/23/2021
Kevin Chamberlin, Justin Greer, David Engel, Tom Plotkin and Cathy Rigby Photo

Kevin Chamberlin, Justin Greer, David Engel, Tom Plotkin and Cathy Rigby

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11/23/2021
Michael Farina, Tom Plotkin, Sara Gettelfinger, Kevin Chamberlin, Natascia Diaz, Davi Photo

Michael Farina, Tom Plotkin, Sara Gettelfinger, Kevin Chamberlin, Natascia Diaz, David Madore, Janine LaManna, Cameron Bowen, Jerome Vivona , Ann Harada, Catrice Joseph, David Engel, Joyce Chittick, Lynn Ahrens, Stephen Flaherty, Eddie Korbich, Darren Lee, Justin Greer, Cathy Rigby, Anthony Blair Hall and Stuart Zagnit

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11/23/2021

 

Stage

Performances
  [Regional (US)]
2019 Pasadena Playhouse Production, 2019
Mr. Mushnick

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2019
Mr. Pontdue

  [Off-Broadway]
New York Premiere at the Public Theater, 2018
Martin

Greasy Haired Man

Isaac Low

  [New York]
MasterVoices Production, 2017
Alexander Throttlebottom

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Off-Center Revival, 2017
Jimmie Deegan

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Maury

  [Los Angeles]
Hollywood Bowl Production, 2015
Sir Bedevere / Dennis Galahad√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs Mother / Concorde

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2010
Uncle Fester

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2007
Gaetano Proclo

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2007
Comic #1

  [Regional (US)]
Reprise! Concert, 2005
Buzz Richards

  [West End]
London Production, 2004
Charlie and others

  [Los Angeles]
Reprise! Concert, 2004
David

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
The Wizard [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
2001
Captain Mike

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2000
Horton the Elephant

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2000
Charlie and others

  [New York]
Workshop, 1999
Prospector

Poker Player

Chinese Warlord

Doorman

Real Estate Agent

Ensemble

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 1999
Sketch Comic

  [Off-Broadway]
1998
Performer

  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Off-Off-Broadway Revival, 1998
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1997
Dimas

Performer

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1996
Amos Hart [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 1996
Stanley

  [Off-Broadway]
1996
Stanley

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1993
Feargus

Cavalry Captain

Ensemble

Sturveson (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1992
Ensemble

Sy Benson (Understudy)

Herb Lee (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
1990
Mervin Oglethorpe

  [Off-Broadway]
1990
Raymond

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 1992
Performer

Productions

Director

Kevin Chamberlin Biography

Kevin Chamberlin is an American actor. He is known for his theatre roles such as Horton in Seussical and Uncle Fester in The Addams Family. For his theatre work, he received three Tony Award and three Drama Desk Award nominations. Other Broadway credits include The Ritz, Chicago, Triumph of Love, My Favorite Year.

Chamberlin starred as Bertram Winkle in the Disney Channel Original Series sitcom Jessie from 2011 to 2015. Other TV credits include "Modern Family," "Heroes," "Jessie," and "Grace and Frankie." Film credits include Team Kaylie, Wonder Park, The Emoji Movie, Die Hard With a Vengeance, Road to Perdition, In & Out, and Christmas With the Kranks.

Kevin Chamberlin Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2010 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musica
Kevin Chamberlin, The Addams Family
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2010 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical
Kevin Chamberlin, The Addams Family
 
Tony Awards - 2010 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical
Kevin Chamberlin, The Addams Family
 
Tony Awards - 2001 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical
Kevin Chamberlin, Seussical
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2000 - Outstanding Actor - Musical Gold Star
Kevin Chamberlin, Seussical the Musical
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2000 - Outstanding Actor - Play Gold Star
Kevin Chamberlin, Dirty Blonde
 
Tony Awards - 2000 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play
Kevin Chamberlin, Dirty Blonde

Kevin Chamberlin News

VIDEO: STARS IN THE HOUSE FOR UKRAINE Raises Over $139,000 Photo VIDEO: STARS IN THE HOUSE FOR UKRAINE Raises Over $139,000
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 30, 2022

Stars in the House for Ukraine, an 11+ Hour telethon of the weekly streaming show, raised $139,000 for the International Rescue Committee's humanitarian efforts for those affected by the war in Ukraine. That total is inclusive of a generous matching donation by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, which matched the first $50,000 worth of donations.

Ben Stiller, Christine Baranski, Kristen Bell, and Many More Join STARS IN THE HOUSE  Photo Ben Stiller, Christine Baranski, Kristen Bell, and Many More Join STARS IN THE HOUSE 10-Hour Telethon For Ukraine
by Stephi Wild - Mar 24, 2022

More celebrity guests have been added to Stars in the House For Ukraine ‚Äď the 10-hour telethon to raise money and awareness for those affected by the ongoing war in Ukraine. Hosted by Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley, the show will air live on Saturday, March 26th from 12:00pm ET ‚Äď 10:00pm ET.

BWW Review: THE PROM at The Overture Center Photo BWW Review: THE PROM at The Overture Center
by Scott Rawson - Mar 23, 2022

The Prom is a hilarious romp about a very weighty and far-reaching issue. The issue of course is that actors are perceived as narcissistic and shallow. Well, that and a high school in Indian is canceling the prom so that out of the closet lesbian Emma (Kaden Keaney) won't attend.

Billy Porter, Audra McDonald, Kristin Chenoweth & More to Join STARS IN THE HOUSE Tel Photo Billy Porter, Audra McDonald, Kristin Chenoweth & More to Join STARS IN THE HOUSE Telethon
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 18, 2022

Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley announced today that their Stars in the House series will host a 10-hour telethon to raise money and awareness for those affected by the ongoing war in Ukraine. Donations of the event will benefit the International Rescue Committee and their humanitarian efforts for those affected by the war in Ukraine.  

VIDEO: THE PROM National Tour Star Sinclair Mitchell Gets Engaged Onstage! Photo VIDEO: THE PROM National Tour Star Sinclair Mitchell Gets Engaged Onstage!
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 14, 2022

It's a Promposal! This week, actor Sinclair Mitchell, currently touring the nation as Mr. Hawkins in The Prom, took a moment following the show to bring his partner, Joseph, onto the stage for a marriage proposal!

LISTEN: Kevin Chamberlin Talks TikTok & More on TAKE A BOW Photo LISTEN: Kevin Chamberlin Talks TikTok & More on TAKE A BOW
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 10, 2022

This episode has it all! In this episode he takes us through his career, life journey, and inside scoop from his favorite productions.

THE PROM Comes To Overture This Month Photo THE PROM Comes To Overture This Month
by Stephi Wild - Mar 8, 2022

Put on your prom dresses and tuxedos and get ready for a memorable night out… The National Tour of the 2019 Drama Desk Award winner for Outstanding Musical THE PROM will play at Overture Center from Tuesday, March 22 through Sunday, March 27.

Everyone's Invited To THE PROM At Providence Performing Arts Center, March 8 - 13 Photo Everyone's Invited To THE PROM At Providence Performing Arts Center, March 8 - 13
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 8, 2022

Everyone's invited to the national tour of the 2019 Drama Desk Award winner for Outstanding Musical, THE PROM,¬†playing the Providence Performing Arts Center¬†from March 8 ‚Äď 13, 2022!

THE PROM On Sale at Orpheum Theatre, January 28 Photo THE PROM On Sale at Orpheum Theatre, January 28
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 24, 2022

The National Tour of the 2019 Drama Desk Award winner for Outstanding Musical THE PROM will play at the historic Orpheum Theatre.

THE PROM To Play St. Louis's Fabulous Fox Theatre Photo THE PROM To Play St. Louis's Fabulous Fox Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 16, 2021

Producers and co-Presidents of the Prom Committee are excited that the National Tour of the 2019 Drama Desk Award winner for Outstanding Musical THE PROM will play at the Fabulous Fox Theatre from January 25 ‚Äď February 6.

Kevin Chamberlin Videos

VIDEO: STARS IN THE HOUSE FOR UKRAINE Raises Over $139,000 VideoVIDEO: STARS IN THE HOUSE FOR UKRAINE Raises Over $139,000
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 30, 2022

Stars in the House for Ukraine, an 11+ Hour telethon of the weekly streaming show, raised $139,000 for the International Rescue Committee's humanitarian efforts for those affected by the war in Ukraine. That total is inclusive of a generous matching donation by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, which matched the first $50,000 worth of donations.

VIDEO: Kevin Chamberlin and Sam Kite Talk I WANNA BE IN A MARVEL MOVIE Viral TikTok VideoVIDEO: Kevin Chamberlin and Sam Kite Talk I WANNA BE IN A MARVEL MOVIE Viral TikTok
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 30, 2021

Tony Award nominee Kevin Chamberlin has released a new viral TikTok, “I Wanna Be In A Marvel Movie'. In his latest satirical song, Kevin references various favorite Marvel films, from X-Men, Spiderman, Thor, and Captain Marvel to huge hits from Disney+ such as Loki, Wandavision, and The Falcon & Winter Soldier. 

VIDEO: Lucy Moss Shares What it Was Like Directing RATATOUILLE: THE TIKTOK MUSICAL VideoVIDEO: Lucy Moss Shares What it Was Like Directing RATATOUILLE: THE TIKTOK MUSICAL
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 15, 2021

BroadwayWorld sat down with Lucy Moss, the director of the viral hit Ratatouille: The TikTok Musical to discuss what it was like bringing the show from its TikTok origins to a fully-realized virtual concept production.  

VIDEO: Watch the Official Teaser for THE PROM on Netflix, with Meryl Streep, James Co VideoVIDEO: Watch the Official Teaser for THE PROM on Netflix, with Meryl Streep, James Corden & More!
by Stage Tube - Oct 22, 2020

The official teaser trailer for the film adaptation of 'The Prom' is out now!

BWW  Exclusive: Seth Rudetsky Celebrates 20 Years of Broadway Chatterbox with Roger B VideoBWW Exclusive: Seth Rudetsky Celebrates 20 Years of Broadway Chatterbox with Roger Bart, Kevin Chamberlin & More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 4, 2019

Long before he had audiences cheering 'Brava' as the Broadway host on SiriusXM radio, Seth Rudetsky was interviewing stars every Thursday night at Don't Tell Mama. On Seth's Broadway Chatterbox, which Seth launched in 1999, the best of Broadway would join Seth for an hour of intimate behind-the-scenes stories, prompted by Rudetsky's funny, insightful and revealing questions - and the music from the stars' stellar Broadway career. 

VIDEO: Get A First Look At George Salazar, MJ Rodriguez, Kevin Chamberlin, & More In  VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At George Salazar, MJ Rodriguez, Kevin Chamberlin, & More In LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS at Pasadena Playhouse
by Alan Henry - Oct 10, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Pasadena Playhouse's Little Shop of Horrors which is now on stage through through October 20!

VIDEO: George Salazar and Mj Rodriguez Perform 'Suddenly Seymour' on THE LATE LATE SH VideoVIDEO: George Salazar and Mj Rodriguez Perform 'Suddenly Seymour' on THE LATE LATE SHOW
by Stage Tube - Oct 2, 2019

Pasadena Playhouse's Little Shop of Horrors is now on stage through through October 20! Last night, George Salazar (Seymour) and Mj Rodriguez (Audrey) appeared on The Late Late Show where they performed Suddenly Seymour.

VIDEO: LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Cast Makes Flower Arrangements VideoVIDEO: LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Cast Makes Flower Arrangements
by Stage Tube - Sep 17, 2019

We're heading down to Skid Row for a look at the cast of Pasadena Playhouse's Little Shop of Horrors chatting about the production while trying their hand at arranging their own bouquet of flowers. Check out the video to see MJ Rodriguez, Kevin Chamberlin, and more making their arrangements!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Michael Urie & Company in Encores! HIGH BUTTON SHOES! VideoBWW TV: Watch Highlights of Michael Urie & Company in Encores! HIGH BUTTON SHOES!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 8, 2019

This week, New York City Center presents the final Encores! production of the City Center 75th Anniversary Season, High Button Shoes. The production will feature Aidan Alberto (Stevie), Jennifer Allen (Shirley Simpkins), Kevin Chamberlin (Mr. Pontdue), Carla Duren (Fran), Chester Gregory (Papa Longstreet), Mylinda Hull (Nancy), Marc Koeck (Oggle), Matt Loehr (Uncle Willy), Wayne Pretlow (Elmer Simpkins), Michael Urie (Harrison Floy), and Betsy Wolfe (Sara Longstreet).

BWW TV: Michael Urie, Kevin Chamberlin & More Preview Encores! HIGH BUTTON SHOES VideoBWW TV: Michael Urie, Kevin Chamberlin & More Preview Encores! HIGH BUTTON SHOES
by TV - Press Previews - May 4, 2019

Next week, New York City Center will present the final Encores! production of the City Center 75th Anniversary Season, High Button Shoes. The production will feature Aidan Alberto (Stevie), Jennifer Allen (Shirley Simpkins), Kevin Chamberlin (Mr. Pontdue), Carla Duren (Fran), Chester Gregory (Papa Longstreet), Mylinda Hull (Nancy), Marc Koeck (Oggle), Matt Loehr (Uncle Willy), Wayne Pretlow (Elmer Simpkins), Michael Urie (Harrison Floy), and Betsy Wolfe (Sara Longstreet).


Kevin Chamberlin Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Kevin Chamberlin been in?
Kevin Chamberlin has appeared on Broadway in 10 shows.

How many West End shows has Kevin Chamberlin been in?
Kevin Chamberlin has appeared on London's West End in 1 shows.

What was Kevin Chamberlin's first West End show?
Kevin Chamberlin's first West End show was Dirty Blonde which opened in 2004

What awards has Kevin Chamberlin been nominated for?
Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musica (Drama Desk Awards) for The Addams Family , Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Addams Family , Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for The Addams Family , Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Seussical , Outstanding Actor - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Seussical the Musical Outstanding Actor - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Dirty Blonde and Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Dirty Blonde .

What awards has Kevin Chamberlin won?
Outstanding Actor - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Seussical the Musicaland Outstanding Actor - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Dirty Blonde.