Cheyenne Jackson Biography

Date of Birth: July 12, 1975 (43)
Birth Place: Newport, WA, USA
Gender: Male

Cheyenne Jackson is a multi-talented award winning stage, film, and television actor. He is currently appearing on NBC's 30 Rock as fresh faced Canadian Danny Baker, Fox's hit TV series Glee as Dustin Goolsby, the new coach of Vocal Adrenaline, and will soon be seen on HBO's final season of Curb Your Enthusiasm . Upcoming 2011 films include the indie "Smile," and The Green opposite Julia Ormond and Illeana Douglas. Cheyenne is an international ambassador for amfAR (The Foundation for AIDS Research) and he serves as national ambassador for HMI The Hetrick-Martin Institute.

On and Off Broadway, Cheyenne has starred in; Finian's Rainbow (Drama Desk nomination) , Damn Yankees, Xanadu (Drama League , Drama Desk nominations) The Agony & the Agony, All Shook Up (Theater World Award, Drama League, Outer Critics Circle nomination) the premiere cast of Altar Boyz, Aida, Thoroughly Modern Millie, The Cartells, On the 20th Century, and The 24 Hour Plays. Other film and television credits include; the Oscar nominated United 93, Curiosity, Hysteria, Photo Op, Family Practice, Life on Mars, Ugly Betty, It Takes a Village, Curb Your Enthusiasm, and 30 Rock.

Cheyenne's debut CD "The Power of Two"with Michael Feinstein is available now on amazon and itunes.

Cheyenne Jackson Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

Drama Desk Awards - 2009 - Outstanding Actor in a Musical
Cheyenne Jackson, Finian's Rainbow
Drama Desk Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Actor in a Musical
Cheyenne Jackson, Xanadu
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2005 - Outstanding Actor in a Musical
Cheyenne Jackson, All Shook Up
Theatre World Awards - 2005 - Performance Gold Star
Cheyenne Jackson, All Shook Up