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Andrew Rannells

 
Bio:
Rannells received Tony, Drama Desk and Drama League nominations for his work as Elder Price in The Book of Mormon. Rannells was also seen on Broadway as Whizzer in Falsettos, Bob Gaudio in Jersey Boys, Link Larkin in Hairspray, Hedwig in Hedwig and the Angry Inch, King George III in Hamilton, and ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Rannells received Tony, Drama Desk and Drama League nominations for his work as Elder Price in The Book of Mormon. Rannells was also seen on Broadway as Whizzer in Falsettos, Bob Gaudio in Jersey Boys, Link Larkin in Hairspray, Hedwig in Hedwig and the Angry Inch, King George III in Hamilton, and ... (read complete bio)
BWW Interview: Jeff Richmond & Meredith Scardino Talk Broadway Cameos in GIRLS5EVA Se VideoBWW Interview: Jeff Richmond & Meredith Scardino Talk Broadway Cameos in GIRLS5EVA Season Two
by Michael Major - Apr 29, 2022

BroadwayWorld caught up with the show's creators, Jeff Richmond and Meredith Scardino, to discuss what viewers can expect from the new season. They also teased the Broadway cameos that audiences can expect from the upcoming season, including Ashley Park, Erika Henningsen, James Monroe Iglehart, and more.

VIDEO: Peacock Debuts GIRLS5EVA Season Two Trailer VideoVIDEO: Peacock Debuts GIRLS5EVA Season Two Trailer
by Michael Major - Apr 12, 2022

Peacock has released the trailer for the highly-anticipated second season of Girls5Eva, starring Sara Bareilles, Renée Elise Goldsberry, Paula Pell, and Busy Philipps. The new season will also feature James Monroe Iglehart, Grey Henson, Judy Gold, Mario Cantone, Andrew Rannells, Ashley Park, Daniel Breaker, Erika Henningsen, and more.

VIDEO: STARS IN THE HOUSE FOR UKRAINE Raises Over $139,000 VideoVIDEO: STARS IN THE HOUSE FOR UKRAINE Raises Over $139,000
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 30, 2022

Stars in the House for Ukraine, an 11+ Hour telethon of the weekly streaming show, raised $139,000 for the International Rescue Committee's humanitarian efforts for those affected by the war in Ukraine. That total is inclusive of a generous matching donation by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, which matched the first $50,000 worth of donations.

VIDEO: GIRLS5EVA Announces Season 2 Premiere Date and Releases Sneak Peek Clip VideoVIDEO: GIRLS5EVA Announces Season 2 Premiere Date and Releases Sneak Peek Clip
by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 12, 2022

The hit Peacock series GIRLS5EVA is set to premiere Season 2 on Thursday, May 5th. Three episodes will be premiered on the release date, followed by a new episode every Thursday.

VIDEO: Stars Unite to Celebrate 50 Years of Broadway at the Kennedy Center VideoVIDEO: Stars Unite to Celebrate 50 Years of Broadway at the Kennedy Center
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Feb 11, 2022

Tonight's the night! Broadway stars align at John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts this weekend as they come together for two performances only (February 11 and 12) of 50 Years of Broadway at the Kennedy Center.

VIDEO: Watch PBS' Complete REOPENING: THE BROADWAY REVIVAL Documentary VideoVIDEO: Watch PBS' Complete REOPENING: THE BROADWAY REVIVAL Documentary
by Michael Major - Jan 19, 2022

Reopening features behind-the-scenes access to shows including 'Wicked,' 'Jagged Little Pill,' 'The Phantom of the Opera,' 'Diana,' 'Come From Away,' 'Waitress,' and more, following each production's journey as cast and crew reunite, rehearse and re-stage for their long-anticipated reopening nights.

BWW Exclusive: Watch WAITRESS, ALADDIN & TINA Prepare to Reopen in New PBS Documentar VideoBWW Exclusive: Watch WAITRESS, ALADDIN & TINA Prepare to Reopen in New PBS Documentary Clip
by Michael Major - Jan 17, 2022

Check out an exclusive clip of the Broadway casts of Aladdin, Waitress, and Tina: the Tina Turner Musical returning to rehearsals after the shutdown, including interviews with Michael James Scott, Sara Bareilles, and Adrienne Warren. The documentary will also feature interviews with Lea Salonga, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Kristin Chenoweth, and more.

VIDEO: Betsy Wolfe, Andrew Rannells and More Take Part in Bryant Park's Broadway-Boun VideoVIDEO: Betsy Wolfe, Andrew Rannells and More Take Part in Bryant Park's Broadway-Bound Initiative
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 3, 2021

Yesterday, Tony Nominee Andrew Rannells (Girls, The Book of Mormon), Tony Winner Ali Stroker (Oklahoma!), BroadwayEvolved co-founder Betsy Wolfe (Waitress, Falsettos), and more were on the Bryant Park stage as part of the Bryant Park Corporation’s Broadway-Bound Initiative.

VIDEO: Andrew Rannells Explains Wawa to Lilly Singh VideoVIDEO: Andrew Rannells Explains Wawa to Lilly Singh
by Stage Tube - May 27, 2021

Andrew Rannells shares he researched the stock market crash for his character in Black Monday and talks about roles he would like to play in the future.

VIDEO: Can Andrew Rannells Guess How Much 1980s Items Cost Now? VideoVIDEO: Can Andrew Rannells Guess How Much 1980s Items Cost Now?
by Stage Tube - May 26, 2021

James Corden challenges 'Black Monday' star Andrew Rannells to guess the price we paid for items from the 1980s. Does a pair of Pumps cost more than the first 'smartphone'?

VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Renée Elise Goldsberry, & Andrew Rannells Get Telemedicin VideoVIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Renée Elise Goldsberry, & Andrew Rannells Get Telemedicine Help on THE GOLDEN GLOBES
by Stage Tube - Mar 1, 2021

Award-winning comedy icons Tina Fey and Amy Poehler hosted the 78th Annual Golden Globe Awards, celebrating the best in film and television.

VIDEO: Jim Parsons Talks THE BOYS IN THE BAND on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE VideoVIDEO: Jim Parsons Talks THE BOYS IN THE BAND on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE
by Stage Tube - Jan 6, 2021

Jim talks about quarantine dragging on, playing Scrabble on New Year’s Eve, giving up on his pandemic painting hobby, acting in the film adaptation of The Boys in the Band for Netflix, and how many times he expects his husband Todd to come see the plays he is in.

VIDEO: Costumes & Sets Take Center Stage in This Featurette From Behind-the-Scenes of VideoVIDEO: Costumes & Sets Take Center Stage in This Featurette From Behind-the-Scenes of THE PROM!
by Stage Tube - Dec 15, 2020

What's a musical without the glamorous costumes and stunning sets? Learn more about the stylish look of The Prom starring Meryl Streep, Nicole Kidman, James Corden, Kerry Washington, and Andrew Rannells.

VIDEO: Watch the Full Performance of 'You Happened' From THE PROM on Netflix VideoVIDEO: Watch the Full Performance of 'You Happened' From THE PROM on Netflix
by Stage Tube - Dec 11, 2020

IT'S PROMPOSAL DAY!! Check out this exclusive performance from the Netflix Film, THE PROM available NOW on Netflix; starring Meryl Streep, Nicole Kidman, James Corden, Keegan-Michael Key, Andrew Rannels, Ariana Debose + Jo Ellen Pellman!

VIDEO: Andrew Rannells & James Corden Talk About Their THE PROM Co-Stars on THE LATE  VideoVIDEO: Andrew Rannells & James Corden Talk About Their THE PROM Co-Stars on THE LATE LATE SHOW
by Stage Tube - Dec 11, 2020

'The Prom' co-stars recall keeping it blue on set with Meryl Streep and Nicole Kidman. After Andrew tells James about his first meeting with director Ryan Murphy long ago.

VIDEO: Andrew Rannells on Working With Meryl Streep and Nicole Kidman on THE PROM on  VideoVIDEO: Andrew Rannells on Working With Meryl Streep and Nicole Kidman on THE PROM on THE LATE LATE SHOW
by Stage Tube - Dec 11, 2020

Last night, Andrew Rannells was a guest on The Late Late Show, with his costar in The Prom, James Corden.

VIDEO: Andrew Rannells Talks About Staying Cool Around Meryl Streep on the Set of THE VideoVIDEO: Andrew Rannells Talks About Staying Cool Around Meryl Streep on the Set of THE PROM on CONAN
by Stage Tube - Dec 10, 2020

Andrew had a lot of very direct questions about 'She-Devil' and 'Death Becomes Her' for his 'The Prom' co-star.

VIDEO: Meryl Streep Shows Off Her Sewing Kit from 1967 on THE LATE LATE SHOW VideoVIDEO: Meryl Streep Shows Off Her Sewing Kit from 1967 on THE LATE LATE SHOW
by Stage Tube - Dec 9, 2020

James Corden asks Meryl Streep to take part in Late Late Show & Tell, and Meryl unveils her sewing kit from 1967, which includes a magazine that contains lots of interesting nuggets for the modern woman of the time.

BWW Exclusive: James Corden and Jo Ellen Pellman Get Ready for THE PROM Night! VideoBWW Exclusive: James Corden and Jo Ellen Pellman Get Ready for THE PROM Night!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 11, 2020

Tonight belongs to all of us, as Netflix's highly-anticipated adaptation of The Prom has finally arrived! Starring Hollywood heavyweights like Meryl Streep, Nicole Kidman, Kerry Washington, Keegan-Michael Key, and Andrew Rannells, the film also features a breakout star in Jo Ellen Pellman, who plays protagonist Emma Nolan.

BWW Exclusive: THE PROM Creators Reunite to Talk Netflix Changes & More! VideoBWW Exclusive: THE PROM Creators Reunite to Talk Netflix Changes & More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 8, 2020

It's almost time to dance! In just days, the magic of The Prom will live again on screen thanks to Netflix. With an all-star cast including Meryl Streep, James Corden, Kerry Washington, Andrew Rannells, Nicole Kidman, Keegan Michael Key, Ariana DeBose and Jo Ellen Pellman, the highly-anticipated film is an adaptation of the 2018 Broadway musical of the same name. 

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