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MJ Rodriguez

 
Birth Place:
Newark NJ, USA
Bio:
MJ Rodriguez is known for her performance as Angel in the 2011 Off-Broadway revival of Rent, which won her the 2011 Clive Barnes Award. She has also starred in Little Shop of Horrors (Pasadena Playhouse, 2019), Street Children (New Ohio Theatre, 2016), and Runaways (Encores Off-Center, 2016). She is ... (read complete bio)
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Date of Birth: January 07, 1991 (31)

Birth Place: Newark NJ, USA

Bio:
MJ Rodriguez is known for her performance as Angel in the 2011 Off-Broadway revival of Rent, which won her the 2011 Clive Barnes Award. She has also starred in Little Shop of Horrors (Pasadena Playhouse, 2019), Street Children (New Ohio Theatre, 2016), and Runaways (Encores Off-Center, 2016). She is ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Regional (US)]
2019 Pasadena Playhouse Production, 2019
Audrey
  [Boston]
American Repertory Theater World Premiere Production, 2017
Ensemble
  [Off-Broadway]
New York City Center Encores Off-Center Production, 2016
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2011
Angel Schunard

Photos

Brittany Campbell, Mj Rodriguez, Cheyenne Isabel Wells and Tickwanya Jones in Little  Photo

Brittany Campbell, Mj Rodriguez, Cheyenne Isabel Wells and Tickwanya Jones in Little Shop of Horrors.

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Date:
09/23/2019
George Salazar as â€Ĺ"Seymour” and Mj Rodriguez as â€Ĺ"Audrey” in L Photo

George Salazar as â€Ĺ"Seymour” and Mj Rodriguez as â€Ĺ"Audrey” in Little Shop of Horrors.

From: 
Date:
09/23/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Regional (US)]
2019 Pasadena Playhouse Production, 2019
Audrey

  [Boston]
American Repertory Theater World Premiere Production, 2017
Ensemble

  [Off-Broadway]
New York City Center Encores Off-Center Production, 2016
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2011
Angel Schunard

MJ Rodriguez Biography

MJ Rodriguez is known for her performance as Angel in the 2011 Off-Broadway revival of Rent, which won her the 2011 Clive Barnes Award. She has also starred in Little Shop of Horrors (Pasadena Playhouse, 2019), Street Children (New Ohio Theatre, 2016), and Runaways (Encores Off-Center, 2016). She is also known for her role as Blanca Rodriguez-Evangelista in the television drama Pose. Other television credits include Nurse Jackie and The Carrie Diaries.

MJ Rodriguez Awards and Nominations

 
- 2011 - Theatre Finalists Gold Star
MJ Rodriguez

MJ Rodriguez News

FALSETTOS, HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH & More Announced for BroadwayHD Pride Month Line Photo FALSETTOS, HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH & More Announced for BroadwayHD Pride Month Lineup
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 31, 2022

BroadwayHD is delivering a variety of titles this June for viewers at home to stream. Additionally, they offer an extensive list of titles and documentaries worth viewing in honor of Pride month!

Kristin Chenoweth, Beanie Feldstein, MJ Rodriguez & More Share Essays in New Book MY  Photo Kristin Chenoweth, Beanie Feldstein, MJ Rodriguez & More Share Essays in New Book MY MOMENT
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 10, 2022

An inspirational collection of essays accompanied by striking black-and-white photography, MY MOMENT: 106 Women on Fighting for Themselves (Gallery Books; May 24, 2022) offers intimate and relatable reflections from Kristin Chenoweth, Kathy Najimy, Beanie Feldstein, Kelli O’Hara, Mj Rodriguez, Tonya Pinkins, Debra Messing, Gloria Steinem, and more.

VIDEO: Netflix Shares 'Green Green Dress' Deleted Scene from TICK, TICK...BOOM! Photo VIDEO: Netflix Shares 'Green Green Dress' Deleted Scene from TICK, TICK...BOOM!
by Michael Major - Mar 17, 2022

Netflix has shared the 'Green Green Dress' deleted scene from tick, tick BOOM! The new scene features Andrew Garfield and Alexandra Shipp. The track, which is included in Jonathan Larson's stage musical, was cut from the recent Netflix film adaption directed by Lin-Manuel Miranda.

VIDEO: Andrew Garfield Talks Cut 'Green Green Dress' Sequence in TICK, TICK...BOOM! Photo VIDEO: Andrew Garfield Talks Cut 'Green Green Dress' Sequence in TICK, TICK...BOOM!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 16, 2022

Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda, Andrew Garfield, and Alexandra Shipp discuss the cut 'Green Green Dress' sequence in tick...tick...BOOM! Andrew Garfield plays Jon, a young theater composer who's waiting tables at a New York City diner in 1990 while writing what he hopes will be the next great American musical.

Ariana DeBose, WEST SIDE STORY, and More Take Home Critics Choice Awards; Full List o Photo Ariana DeBose, WEST SIDE STORY, and More Take Home Critics Choice Awards; Full List of Winners!
by Stephi Wild - Mar 14, 2022

Ariana DeBose took home the award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in the recent film adaptation of West Side Story. The film also won in the Best Film Editing category.

Lin-Manuel Miranda Discusses Bringing TICK, tick...BOOM! to Broadway Photo Lin-Manuel Miranda Discusses Bringing TICK, tick...BOOM! to Broadway
by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 13, 2022

Last night on the Red Carpet of the Director's Guild of America Awards, a Variety reporter asked Lin-Manuel Miranda his thoughts on directing a Broadway revival of Tick, tick...BOOM! The star of stage and screen recently directed the movie adaptation of the Jonathan Larson musical, which was released on Netflix to critical acclaim in November, 2021. 

Hulu to Stream Ryan Murphy's Award-Winning Hit Shows from FX and 20th Television Photo Hulu to Stream Ryan Murphy's Award-Winning Hit Shows from FX and 20th Television
by Michael Major - Mar 3, 2022

Hulu will stream three of Ryan Murphy’s most acclaimed and award-winning hit shows from FX and 20th Television, American Crime Story, American Horror Story and Pose, it was announced today by Joe Earley, President of Hulu. Check out the details on the upcoming streaming shows now!

VIDEO: Andrew Garfield 'Would Love' to Return to Broadway in SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH  Photo VIDEO: Andrew Garfield 'Would Love' to Return to Broadway in SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 28, 2022

At last night's SAG Awards, star Andrew Garfield, currently making the awards season rounds for his portrayal of Jonathan Larson in tick, tick...BOOM!, expressed his desire to return to Broadway, this time in a musical!

VIDEO: Netflix Shares New TICK, TICK...BOOM! Blooper Reel Photo VIDEO: Netflix Shares New TICK, TICK...BOOM! Blooper Reel
by Michael Major - Feb 21, 2022

The video features new behind-the-scenes looks at Andrew Garfield, Vanessa Hudgens, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Robin de Jesús, Alexandra Shipp, and more. tick, tick... BOOM! is the autobiographical musical by Jonathan Larson, who revolutionized theater as the creator of Rent. The film marks the directorial debut of Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda.

LISTEN: TICK, TICK...BOOM! Releases 'Sextet Montage' From SUPERBIA Photo LISTEN: TICK, TICK...BOOM! Releases 'Sextet Montage' From SUPERBIA
by Stephi Wild - Feb 4, 2022

Tick, Tick...Boom! has released the song 'Sextet Montage' playing in the film during the workshop of Superbia, in honor of Jonathan Larson’s 62nd birthday. The song features Gizel Jimenez and Joshua Henry.

MJ Rodriguez Videos

VIDEO: Netflix Shares 'Green Green Dress' Deleted Scene from TICK, TICK...BOOM! VideoVIDEO: Netflix Shares 'Green Green Dress' Deleted Scene from TICK, TICK...BOOM!
by Michael Major - Mar 17, 2022

Netflix has shared the 'Green Green Dress' deleted scene from tick, tick BOOM! The new scene features Andrew Garfield and Alexandra Shipp. The track, which is included in Jonathan Larson's stage musical, was cut from the recent Netflix film adaption directed by Lin-Manuel Miranda.

VIDEO: Netflix Shares New TICK, TICK...BOOM! Blooper Reel VideoVIDEO: Netflix Shares New TICK, TICK...BOOM! Blooper Reel
by Michael Major - Feb 21, 2022

The video features new behind-the-scenes looks at Andrew Garfield, Vanessa Hudgens, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Robin de Jesús, Alexandra Shipp, and more. tick, tick... BOOM! is the autobiographical musical by Jonathan Larson, who revolutionized theater as the creator of Rent. The film marks the directorial debut of Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda.

VIDEO: Rachel Zegler & Andrew Garfield Interview Each Other for Variety's Actors on A VideoVIDEO: Rachel Zegler & Andrew Garfield Interview Each Other for Variety's Actors on Actors Series
by Michael Major - Jan 31, 2022

On the latest episode of Variety's Actors on Actors series, Rachel Zegler and Andrew Garfield sat down to discuss their performances in West Side Story and tick, tick...BOOM! The pair also discussed Garfield's appearace in the recent Spider-Man film, Zegler being cast as Snow White in Disney's upcoming remake, their beginnings in theatre, and more.

VIDEO: Andrew Garfield Discusses TICK, TICK...BOOM! Golden Globe Win on ELLEN VideoVIDEO: Andrew Garfield Discusses TICK, TICK...BOOM! Golden Globe Win on ELLEN
by Michael Major - Jan 25, 2022

Andrew Garfield sat down with Ellen DeGeneres today to discuss his recent Golden Globe win for his role as Jonathan Larson in Lin-Manuel Miranda's film adaption of tick, tick...BOOM! Garfield also detailed when he found out about his Golden Globe win, revealing that he was on the phone with Lin-Manuel Miranda.

VIDEO: tick, tick...BOOM! Film Shares Behind the Scenes Footage VideoVIDEO: tick, tick...BOOM! Film Shares Behind the Scenes Footage
by Marissa Tomeo - Jan 23, 2022

Watch the thirty minute behind the scenes footage from Netflix's award-winning filmed version of Jonathan Larson's 'tick, tick...BOOM!' It includes shots from rehearsals, interviews with the cast, including star Andrew Garfield, information about the process from director Lin-Manuel Miranda, words from the producer, Julie Oh, and more.

VIDEO: Andrew Garfield, Lin-Manuel Miranda & More Talk Honoring Broadway in TICK, TIC VideoVIDEO: Andrew Garfield, Lin-Manuel Miranda & More Talk Honoring Broadway in TICK, TICK...BOOM!
by Michael Major - Jan 20, 2022

In a new half-hour featurette from Netflix, Andrew Garfield, Lin-Manuel and the creatives of tick, tick...BOOM! discuss honoring Jonathan Larson's Broadway legacy. Check out the new featurette, which also includes new behind the scenes footage of the making of the film, below!

VIDEO: Netflix Shares TICK, TICK...BOOM! Cast Party Featurette VideoVIDEO: Netflix Shares TICK, TICK...BOOM! Cast Party Featurette
by Michael Major - Dec 23, 2021

Netflix has shared the tick, tick...BOOM! cast party featurette, featuring Lin-Manuel Miranda, Joshua Henry, Robin de JesĂşs, Andrew Garfield, Vanessa Hudgens, and Alexandra Shipp. In the video the cast discusses their favorite moments from the film, Joshua Henry performs 'Green Green Dress', and Andrew Garfield shows off his juggling skills!

VIDEO: Watch The Muppets in a TICK, TICK...BOOM! Parody Trailer VideoVIDEO: Watch The Muppets in a TICK, TICK...BOOM! Parody Trailer
by Michael Major - Dec 14, 2021

Watch a new parody trailer for Netflix's tick, tick...BOOM! film adaption, starring The Muppets! Watch Kermit the Frog as Jonathan Larson in the fictional 'Muppets Tick Manhattan' trailer now.

VIDEO: Watch Andrew Garfield, Joshua Henry & Vanessa Hudgens Perform 'Louder Than Wor VideoVIDEO: Watch Andrew Garfield, Joshua Henry & Vanessa Hudgens Perform 'Louder Than Words' From TICK, TICK...BOOM!
by Michael Major - Dec 10, 2021

Netflix has released a new song clip from Lin-Manuel Miranda's tick, tick...BOOM! film. Watch Andrew Garfield, Joshua Henry, and Vanessa Hudgens perform 'Louder Than Words', the final song from the film, now! The video also features appearances by Robin de JesĂşs, Jelani Aladdin, Alexandra Shipp, MJ Rodriguez, Laura Benanti, and more.

VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda Talks Directing TICK, TICK...BOOM! on Netflix Film Club VideoVIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda Talks Directing TICK, TICK...BOOM! on Netflix Film Club
by Michael Major - Dec 8, 2021

Lin-Manuel Miranda appeared on Netflix Film Club to discuss his directorial debut with tick, tick...BOOM! He discusses how the film is personal to him, how it's similar to Hamilton and In the Heights, and approaching the film as if it were a reading of a new musical. The video also features new rehearsal and filming footage from the production.


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