Keala Settle Biography

 
Bio:
Keala Settle most recently portrayed bearded woman "Lettie Lutz" in the feature musical "The Greatest Showman." The film's song, "This Is Me," won the 2018 Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song and was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Original Song. Settle made her Broadway debut in 2011 ... (read more)
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Bio:
Keala Settle most recently portrayed bearded woman "Lettie Lutz" in the feature musical "The Greatest Showman." The film's song, "This Is Me," won the 2018 Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song and was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Original Song. Settle made her Broadway debut in 2011 ... (read more)

Keala Settle most recently portrayed bearded woman "Lettie Lutz" in the feature musical "The Greatest Showman." The film's song, "This Is Me," won the 2018 Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song and was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Original Song. Settle made her Broadway debut in 2011 in "Priscilla, Queen of the Desert." She originated the role of "Norma Valverde" in "Hands on a Hardbody" and was nominated for the Outer Critics Circle Award, Drama Desk Award and Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical. Settle originated the role of "Becky" in the musical "Waitress," and played the roles of "Madame Thenardier" in the revival of "Les Mise?rables" and "Tracy Turnblad" in the national tour of "Hairspray."

Keala Settle Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2013 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
Keala Settle, Hands on a Hardbody
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2013 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
Keala Settle, Hands on a Hardbody
 
Theatre World Awards - 2013 - Theatre World Award Gold Star
Keala Settle, Hands on a Hardbody
 
Tony Awards - 2013 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical
Keala Settle, Hands on a Hardbody
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2006 - Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production
Keala SettleHairspray