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Daveed Diggs

 
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Diggs is best known for his unforgettable performance as Lafayette/Thomas Jefferson in the smash hit Hamilton for which he won a Tony Award. Other theatre credits include Word Becomes Flesh, In the Red and Brown Water, Jesus Hopped the 'A' Train, The Tempest, Troilus and Cressida, and Mirrors in ... (read complete bio)
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@DaveedDiggs - 5/2/22 04:40pm Shoulder to shoulder - This is why we do it. @BlindspottingTV Season 2 has wrapped. Cannot wait for you to see the… https://


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Bio:
Diggs is best known for his unforgettable performance as Lafayette/Thomas Jefferson in the smash hit Hamilton for which he won a Tony Award. Other theatre credits include Word Becomes Flesh, In the Red and Brown Water, Jesus Hopped the 'A' Train, The Tempest, Troilus and Cressida, and Mirrors in ... (read complete bio)
A VICIOUS CIRCLE Will Have an Industry Reading Next Week Photo A VICIOUS CIRCLE Will Have an Industry Reading Next Week
by Stephi Wild - May 11, 2022

A new play about the decades-long, tempestuous friendship between Dorothy Parker and Robert Benchley will receive an industry reading on Wednesday, May 18, 2022.

Matt Merchant To Join SPAMILTON: AN AMERICAN PARODY as King George at Musical Theatre Photo Matt Merchant To Join SPAMILTON: AN AMERICAN PARODY as King George at Musical Theatre West
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 4, 2022

Musical Theatre West will welcome a familiar face to take on the iconic role of King George for the final weekend of Spamilton: An American Parody.

Christina Sajous, Wesley Taylor & More to Star in CO-FOUNDERS at Joe's Pub Photo Christina Sajous, Wesley Taylor & More to Star in CO-FOUNDERS at Joe's Pub
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 31, 2022

TheatreC & Rhyme Combinator announced today the complete cast for CO-FOUNDERS, a new hip hop musical about the two most unlikely partners in Silicon Valley, that will have a one-night-only concert on Saturday, April 9th at 7:00pm at Joe’s Pub (425 Lafayette Street).

Michael Aronov Joins TNT's SNOWPIERCER Season Four Photo Michael Aronov Joins TNT's SNOWPIERCER Season Four
by Michael Major - Mar 28, 2022

Season four adds new cast members Clark Gregg (“Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.,” “The Avengers,” “Thor”) and Tony® Award winner Michael Aronov (“The Drop,” “The Americans,” “Operation Finale”), and new showrunner and executive producer, Emmy®  nominee  Paul Zbyszewski (“Lost,” “Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.,” “Helstrom”).

Jason Graae Joins Musical Theatre West Production Of SPAMILTON: AN AMERICAN PARODY Photo Jason Graae Joins Musical Theatre West Production Of SPAMILTON: AN AMERICAN PARODY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 25, 2022

Get your tickets for a night of side-splitting satire! Musical Theatre West is excited to announce that the highly-anticipated cameo role of King George will be played by Broadway and musical theatre star Jason Graae in the Long Beach premiere of Spamilton: An American Parody.

Long Beach's Musical Theatre West to Present SPAMILTON: AN AMERICAN PARODY Photo Long Beach's Musical Theatre West to Present SPAMILTON: AN AMERICAN PARODY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 17, 2022

Musical Theatre West has announced the Long Beach premiere of Spamilton: An American Parody written and created by Gerard Alessandrini (Forbidden Broadway), directed and choreographed by Gerry McIntyre, with music direction by Wilkie Ferguson III.

TheatreC & Rhyme Combinator to Present CO-FOUNDERS at Joe's Pub Photo TheatreC & Rhyme Combinator to Present CO-FOUNDERS at Joe's Pub
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 17, 2022

TheatreC & Rhyme Combinator will present CO-FOUNDERS, a new hip hop musical about the two most unlikely partners in Silicon Valley, for a one-night-only concert on Saturday, April 9th at 7:00pm at Joe’s Pub (425 Lafayette Street).

Josh Gad Says 'You Are the Music' is One of His Favorite Parts of CENTRAL PARK Photo Josh Gad Says 'You Are the Music' is One of His Favorite Parts of CENTRAL PARK
by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 12, 2022

Josh Gad tweeted this morning that 'You Are the Music,' a song that appeared on the animated musical comedy series, Central Park, is one of his personal favorite parts of working on the show. 'Central Park,' the critically acclaimed, hit animated musical comedy series, returned with eight all-new episodes on Friday, March 4 on Apple TV+.

Broadway Streaming Guide: March 2022 - Where to Watch WEST SIDE STORY & More New Rele Photo Broadway Streaming Guide: March 2022 - Where to Watch WEST SIDE STORY & More New Releases!
by Michael Major - Mar 5, 2022

What to streamThis March, Broadway fans will be treated with several new albums, concerts, and television shows to binge. From Steven Spielberg's acclaimed film adaption of West Side Story to new episodes of Central Park, check out what's coming to streaming services this month!

Wake Up With BWW 3/1: SAG Awards, FOR COLORED GIRLS... Casting, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 3/1: SAG Awards, FOR COLORED GIRLS... Casting, and More!
by - Mar 1, 2022

Today's top stories include the SAG Awards, which were held this past weekend. Plus, The Book of Mormon has announced a new National Tour, casting has been announced for the Broadway run of for colored girls who have considered suicide/ when the rainbow is enuf, and more!

VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Daveed Diggs and Leslie Odom Jr.  Open the SAG Awards Photo VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Daveed Diggs and Leslie Odom Jr. Open the SAG Awards
by Stephi Wild - Feb 28, 2022

The 28th Screen Actors Guild Awards, which honor some of the year's best television and film performances by actors, aired on Sunday, February 27. To open this year's ceremony, original Hamilton stars Lin-Manuel Miranda, Daveed Diggs and Leslie Odom Jr. reunited to give a speech.

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Leslie Odom Jr. & Daveed Diggs to Open the SAG Awards Photo Lin-Manuel Miranda, Leslie Odom Jr. & Daveed Diggs to Open the SAG Awards
by Michael Major - Feb 22, 2022

The Hamilton trio will reunite to open the ceremony, which is set to air on TNT and TBS. The SAG Awards have previously featured openers for the top of the telecast rather than hosts. Eugene and David Levy opened the 2020 broadcast.

Daveed Diggs to Narrate Disney+ Basketball Series THE CROSSOVER Photo Daveed Diggs to Narrate Disney+ Basketball Series THE CROSSOVER
by Michael Major - Feb 7, 2022

Based on the critically acclaimed best-selling novel-in-verse by Kwame Alexander, 'The Crossover' introduces teen brothers Josh and Jordan Bell, widely considered basketball phenoms. Jalyn Hall, Amir O'Neil, Derek Luke, Sabrina Revelle, Skyla I'Lece, Deja Monique Cruz and Trevor Raine Bush will star.

Wake Up With BWW 1/24: James Snyder Fired From CURSED CHILD, and More Photo Wake Up With BWW 1/24: James Snyder Fired From CURSED CHILD, and More
by - Jan 24, 2022

Today's top stories: James Snyder fired from Harry Potter and the Cursed Child following misconduct investigation, Slave Play and Girl From the North Country close, and more!

VIDEO: Josh Gad, Rory O'Malley, Tituss Burgess & Emmy Raver-Lampman Sing New CENTRAL  Photo VIDEO: Josh Gad, Rory O'Malley, Tituss Burgess & Emmy Raver-Lampman Sing New CENTRAL PARK Song
by Michael Major - Jan 21, 2022

In a first look at the second half of the new season, Josh Gad and Rory O’Malley reunite for a catchy musical number called “You are the Music.' The song is written by Kristen Anderson-Lopez & Robert Lopez and also features Tituss Burgess and Emmy Raver-Lampman. Watch the new music video now!

BWW Interview: Lilli Cooper Talks Playing a New 'Doc' in FRAGGLE ROCK: BACK TO THE RO Photo BWW Interview: Lilli Cooper Talks Playing a New 'Doc' in FRAGGLE ROCK: BACK TO THE ROCK
by Michael Major - Jan 21, 2022

Tony-nominee Lilli Cooper plays Doc in all 13 episodes the reboot, joined by the beloved original Fraggles and new voices, such as Cynthia Erivo, Daveed Diggs, Patti Labelle, and more. Cooper discuss the series' updated version of Doc, Jim Henson's impact, working with John Tartaglia, and her return to Broadway!

VIDEO: Apple TV+ Shares New FRAGGLE ROCK Series Trailer Photo VIDEO: Apple TV+ Shares New FRAGGLE ROCK Series Trailer
by Michael Major - Jan 7, 2022

Jim Henson’s fun-loving and musical Fraggles — Gobo, Red, Boober, Mokey, Wembley, Uncle Travelling Matt — alongside new Fraggles and Doozers voiced by special guests stars Patti LaBelle, Cynthia Erivo, Daveed Diggs, Ed Helms, Kenan Thompson, as well as an appearance by Foo Fighters, kick off the new year by embarking on epic, hilarious adventures.

VIDEO: Daveed Diggs in SNOWPIERCER Season Three Trailer Photo VIDEO: Daveed Diggs in SNOWPIERCER Season Three Trailer
by Michael Major - Jan 3, 2022

“Snowpiercer” season three stars  Oscar winner  Jennifer Connelly, Grammy and Tony Award winner  Daveed Diggs,  Sean Bean, Rowan Blanchard,  Alison Wright,  Mickey Sumner,  Iddo Goldberg, Katie McGuinness, Tony Award  winner and Grammy  nominee  Lena Hall, Archie Panjabi, Annalise Basso,  Sam Otto,  Roberto Urbina,  Sheila Vand, and Mike O’Malley.

Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of BLACK-ISH on ABC - Tuesday, December 28, 2021 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of BLACK-ISH on ABC - Tuesday, December 28, 2021
by TV Scoop - Dec 22, 2021

Get all the scoop on BLACK-ISH, airing on ABC on Tuesday, December 28, 2021! Plus, watch a trailer for the season!

Tickets On Sale Now for FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME at Seattle Rep Photo Tickets On Sale Now for FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME at Seattle Rep
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 10, 2021

Single tickets for the Seattle run of Freestyle Love Supreme are on sale now for shows running February 16-March 13, 2022 on the Bagley Wright stage. Freestyle Love Supreme is a thrilling, improvised musical comedy show that features talented performers providing non-stop action throughout this fast-paced evening.

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