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Paolo Montalban

Birth Place: Manila, PHILIPPINES

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Paolo Montalban is a Filipino-American actor and singer best known for his performance in the 1997 Disney television film, Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella as Prince Christopher, opposite Brandy as Cinderella. He reprised that role in a stage version of the musical with Deborah Gibson and then Jamie-Lynn Sigler. Montalban is also known for portraying Kung Lao in the 1990's television series Mortal Kombat: Conquest.
Montalban's Broadway credits include Pacific Overtures, The King and I, and Breakfast at Tiffany's, starring Emilia Clarke. Off-Broadway he was in Two Gentlemen of Verona at Shakespeare in the Park, and The Romance of Magno Rubio at Ma Yi Theater Company. He has appeared in productions of The King and I around the country, where he has played both Lun Tha, the young lover, and the title role of the King.

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Paolo Montalban STAGE CREDITS

Broadway Revival Production, 2022
Florenz Ziegfeld [Replacement]

Transport Group Off-Broadway Revival, 2020

[Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
East Coast Premiere at Paper Mill Playhouse, 2019

[San Diego, CA (Regional)]
Old Globe Theatre World Premiere, 2017

[St. Louis, MO (Regional)]
The Muny Revival, 2017

Playwrights Horizons World Premiere, 2017

Tommie Haw

[Regional (US)]
Denver Center Theatre Company Production, 2014


[St. Louis, MO (Regional)]
St. Louis MUNY Production, 2006
Lun Tha

[Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2005
Prince Charming

Off-Broadway Revival, 2005


Roundabout Revival, 2004

[Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2002
Lun Tha

Broadway Revival, 1996


Propman (ballet)

Lun Tha (Understudy)

Paolo Montalban Movies

[2001]American Adobo Raul

[2005]The Great Raid Sgt. Valera

[2010]Just Wright Sommelier

[2020]The Girl Who Left Home Tony

[2023]Asian Persuasion Lee-Kwan Lee

Paolo Montalban TV Shows

Cinderella Prince Christopher

[ 1998-1999]Mortal Kombat: Conquest Kung Lao

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Wahid

One Life to Live Tahiti Cop #1

City of Dreams Paolo Montalban

The Blacklist Forensic Agent

Madam Secretary Military Tech

Nurse Jackie Second Investigator

Paolo Montalban Awards and Nominations

The Lortels - 2018 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical

Paolo Montalban, Bella: An American Tall Tale

Paolo Montalban Videos

Paolo Montalban News

Photos: White House Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre Attends FUNNY GIRL

Over the weekend, White House Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre was in New York and attended FUNNY GIRL starring Lea Michele. She stayed after the show, met the cast and took some photos with the company. Check out the photos here!

Photos: Inside the Opening Night Celebration For HERE LIES LOVE

Here Lies Love, the new musical from David Byrne and Fatboy Slim, officially opened on Broadway Thursday, July 20, at the Broadway Theatre. Check out photos from the show's opening night celebrations here!

Photos: FUNNY GIRL Celebrates 500 Broadway Performances With A Visit From Carvel!

The Broadway revival is celebrating 500 performances at the August Wilson Theatre with a sweet treat! The production was recently treated to a visit from a few Carvel ice cream trucks that dished out delicious cups and cones to the show's hardworking company in honor of the milestone. See their celebration in neNNY photos!

Annaleigh Ashford, Laura Bell Bundy, Paolo Montalban & More Join Broadway Barks

BROADWAY BARKS has revealed the full roster of participants for the 25th annual dog and cat adoption event. 

BROADWAY BARKS Returns Next Month

BROADWAY BARKS will return to Shubert Alley on Saturday, July 8, 2023, for the 25th annual star-studded dog and cat adoption event.

Photos: Inside the 2023 Drama Desk Awards

The 2023 Drama Desk Awards ceremony was held on Tuesday, June 6 at the iconic Sardi's Restaurant. BroadwayWorld was there and you can check out photos from the big night here!

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Tovah Feldshuh, Jason Robert Brown, and More Will Present at the 2023 Drama Desk Awards

Presenters for the 67th Annual Drama Desk Awards have been announced! Learn more about who will be giving out awards on the big night!

Wake Up With BWW 5/9: SOME LIKE IT HOT Tour, BAD CINDERELLA Livestream, Plus a Message From Shereen Pimentel

Top stories: Some Like It Hot, will launch a North American Tour in fall 2024, Bad Cinderella will livestream act 2 today, plus a video message from Shereen Pimentel!

NYC Cast Announced for Industry Staged Readings of JUNGLE JIM, A MUSICAL WILDLIFE ADVENTURE

Wagner Productions in association with CPA Theatricals has announced the NYC cast for industry staged readings of Jungle Jim, A Musical Wildlife Adventure, to be staged at 12:00 p.m. on June 3 and June 4, 2023, as part of the CreateTheater New Works Festival at Theatre Row.

Christiane Noll, Paolo Montalban & More Will Take Part in ATLANTIS Reading

A industry reading of ATLANTIS, a new original musical with a score by Australian composer/lyricist Matthew Lee Robinson (Metro Street, TheaterWorksUSA’s The Magic School Bus), will be held in NYC this week.

New Musical JUNGLE JIM Will Get Staged Reading in New York

Wagner Productions in association with CPA Theatricals has announced NYC industry readings for Jungle Jim, A Musical Wildlife Adventure, to be staged as part of the CreateTheater New Works Festival at Theatre Row at 12:00 p.m. on June 3 and June 4, 2023.


MADAME CLICQUOT: A Revolutionary Musical – Studio Cast Recording, which features highlights from the sweeping and romantic new stage musical, is available in streaming and digital formats now.

The Green Room 42 Presents La Ti Do NYC Celebrating The Movie 'The Girl Who Left Home'

THE GREEN ROOM 42  will present LA TI DO NYC as it kicks off 2023 to celebrate the digital release of the first Filipino feature musical movie The Girl Who Left Home, starring Haven Everly, Paolo Montalban, and Emy Coligado, on Friday, March 31 at 9:30 PM.

Photos: Stars Arrive on the BAD CINDERELLA Opening Night Red Carpet

See photos of stars as they arrive on the Bad Cinderella opening night red carpet!

Alex Boniello Joins Disney's New DESCENDANTS Film

Alex Boniello has joined the cast of the new Descendants movie musical on Disney+. The Spring Awakening and Dear Evan Hansen star will play Jack of Diamonds, the captain of the Queen of Hearts' Red Army. He joins the recently confirmed Paolo Montalban, who will reunite with his “Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella” co-star Brandy.

Wake Up With BWW 3/23: SMASH to Come to Broadway, BACK TO THE FUTURE Casting, and More!

Top stories: SMASH is headed to Broadway, Liana Hunt, Nathaniel Hackmann, Jelani Remy & more join the cast of Back to the Future, and more!

Paolo Montalban to Reunite With CINDERELLA Co-Star Brandy in New DESCENDANTS: THE RISE OF RED Film

Montalban will portray King Charming, Cinderella’s (Brandy) husband and Chloe’s (Malia Baker) dad, who is as much in love with Cinderella as he ever was.  He previously played Prince Charming opposite Brandy’s Cinderella in Walt Disney Television’s iconic 1997 movie “Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella.”

Wake Up With BWW 3/22: Danny DeVito to Return to Broadway, A BEAUTIFUL NOISE Tour, and More!

Top stories: Danny DeVito is headed back to Broadway, A Beautiful Noise will tour, Paolo Montalban and Anne L. Nathan join Funny Girl, and more!

Paolo Montalban and Anne L. Nathan Will Join Cast of FUNNY GIRL on Broadway

Paolo Montalban and Anne L. Nathan will assume the roles of Florenz Ziegfeld and Mrs. Strakosh in Funny Girl on Broadway. We have all the details!


Paolo Montalban has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

Paolo Montalban has not appeared in the West End

Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical (The Lortels) for Bella: An American Tall Tale .

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