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Brooke Tansley Biography

 
Date Of Birth:
April 26
Birth Place:
Waterbury, CT
Bio:
Brooke was last seen on television as serial killer Belle on Law and Order: Criminal Intent and last seen on Broadway as a Belle of a sweeter sort in Disney’s Beauty and the Beast. She made her Broadway debut in the original cast of Hairspray, eventually playing sidekick Penny Pingleton. Films ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: April 26

Birth Place: Waterbury, CT

Bio:
Brooke was last seen on television as serial killer Belle on Law and Order: Criminal Intent and last seen on Broadway as a Belle of a sweeter sort in Disney’s Beauty and the Beast. She made her Broadway debut in the original cast of Hairspray, eventually playing sidekick Penny Pingleton. Films ... (read complete bio)

Brooke was last seen on television as serial killer Belle on Law and Order: Criminal Intent and last seen on Broadway as a Belle of a sweeter sort in Disney’s Beauty and the Beast. She made her Broadway debut in the original cast of Hairspray, eventually playing sidekick Penny Pingleton. Films include Music and Lyrics (with Hugh Grant and Drew Barrymore), My Sassy Girl (with Elisha Cuthbert and Jesse Bradford), Who’s the Top? (with Steve Buscemi), Take Care, and Moving Mike. Brooke made her Los Angeles stage debut as Anne Frank in the West Coast Premiere of Michael John LaChiusa’s Little Fish (with Alice Ripley and Gregory Jbara) and can be heard on the Original Los Angeles Cast Recording (Ghostlight Records). She followed that with the Los Angeles Regional Premiere of her favorite piece, The Light in the Piazza, as Clara Johnson, a performance and production much loved by both audiences and critics, with Brooke receiving a Best Performance by a Leading Actress acknowledgment from Stage Scene LA. Brooke performs monthly at Upright Citizens Brigade with her sketch team, Oh Brother! and has performed at The 2011 Chicago Sketch Festival, SketchFest NYC 2011, Out of Bounds Comedy Festival in Austin, TX, and San Francisco Sketchfest. Brooke can currently be seen as Daisy Toadstool in Comedy Central and MTV's Video Game Reunion.