Andrew Rannells

Andrew Rannells

 

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Andrew Scott Rannells (born August 23, 1978) is an American actor, voice actor, and singer.

He is perhaps best known for his Tony-nominated performance as Elder Price in the 2011 Broadway musical The Book of Mormon. As a featured soloist on the musical's original Broadway cast recording, he won the 2012 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album. Rannells received his second Tony nomination in 2017 for his performance as Whizzer in the 2016 Broadway revival of Falsettos.

Rannells' other Broadway credits include Hairspray, Hamilton, Hedwig and the Angry Inch, and Jersey Boys.

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Why Him?
 
Why Him? is a 2016 American romantic comedy film directed by John Hamburg, written by Hamburg and Ian Helfer and starring James Franco, Bryan Cranston, Zoey Deutch, Megan Mullally, Griffin Gluck and Keegan-Michael Key.
The Book of Mormon: Original Broadway Cast Recording
 
The Book of Mormon: Original Broadway Cast Recording contains the songs from the American musical The Book of Mormon, with music, lyrics, and book by Trey Parker, Robert Lopez, and Matt Stone.
Hamilton
 
Hamilton: An American Musical is a sung-through musical about the life of American Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, with music, lyrics and book by Lin-Manuel Miranda.
Falsettos
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Falsettos is an album by musical artist William Finn, released on December 16, 2016.

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Andrew Rannells Picture 46
  –  June 12, 2017
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Andrew Rannells & 'Falsettos' Cast Walk Tonys Red Carpet!
  –  June 12, 2017
Andrew Rannells and Stephanie J. Block share a hug before walking the red carpet at the 2017 Tony Awards held at Radio City Music Hall on Sunday (June 11) in New York City The actors were joined at the event by their Falsettos co-stars Christian Borle and ...
Tony Awards Close-Up: Andrew Rannells Reveals When His Love for FALSETTOS Began!
  –  May 31, 2017
One of those cast members happens to be Andrew Rannells, whose performance as Whizzer earned him ... The American Theatre Wing's 71st Annual Tony Awards will air live from Radio City Music Hall on the CBS Television Network on Sunday, June 11, 2017 ...
'Girls' Star Andrew Rannells on Elijah's Big Audition and Singing 'Smash'
  –  March 27, 2017
On last night's episode of HBO's Girls, Andrew Rannells' Elijah — Hannah's fairly directionless ... In an open-call situation, you generally get sixteen bars, which is not a lot of music, it’s like 20 seconds. And as an actor, you go in and you ...
Digital Code Giveaway: HBO’s Girls: The Complete Sixth Season
  –  June 13, 2017
The cast also includes Jemima Kirke, Allison Williams, Zosia Mamet, Adam Driver, Alex Karpovsky, Andrew Rannells and Ebon Moss-Bachrach. Shot in New York, the series finale aired on April 16, 2017. LRM has three digital codes for the complete sixth season ...
The Tony Awards Get the Red Carpet Blues
  –  June 13, 2017
Plus Josh Gad, Andrew Rannells and Alex Lacamoire. To name a few. They suavely, and convincingly, chipped away at the black tie wall. Blue tie? Why not? Then there were the blue dresses: on Sally Field and Rachel Bay Jones, both in Christian Siriano ...
Gavin Creel wins Tony
  –  June 13, 2017
He recently co-starred in the Broadways revival of “She Loves Me. ”He beat out Mike Faist, Andrew Rannells, Lucas Steele and Brandon Uranowitz.Kevin Spacey is hosting the show at Radio City Music Hall in New York. We have used your information to see ...
Theater Aficionados! Here Is Your Open Thread for the 71st Tony Awards
  –  June 13, 2017
The 71st Tony Awards are being held tonight, and this open thread is your place to discuss everything from Cate Blanchett’s performance in The Present to Kevin Spacey’s monologue to why Andrew Rannells is perfect. If you’re still riding the Hamilton ...
'Massive' security at Tony party included metal detectors
  –  June 12, 2017
Reviews of Spacey’s performance that evening were mixed. Among the guests who did make it through the rigid security at the Plaza Hotel party were Andrew Rannells, Ben Platt, Cynthia Nixon, Lena Hall, Danny DeVito and Glenn Close -- sans dog.
How a ‘Nightmare’ Audition Finally Paid Off for Andrew Rannells
  –  June 12, 2017
Andrew Rannells’ character Elijah Krantz, the narcissistic, wry and insightful gay ex-boyfriend-cum-roommate of Hannah Horvath (Lena Dunham) on “Girls,” has been a scene-stealer since season one of the Emmy-winning HBO series. In “The Bounce ...
Red Carpet Arrivals at the 71st Annual Tony Awards
  –  June 12, 2017
Actors such as Sally Field, Taye Diggs and “Girls” star Andrew Rannells have stepped out for the event, dressed to the nines. Rannells, who took home the Tony Award for Best Lead Actor in a Musical in 2011 for “The Book of Mormon,” hit the red ...
Cynthia Nixon wins second Tony Award
  –  June 12, 2017
He recently co-starred in the Broadways revival of “She Loves Me.” He beat out Mike Faist, Andrew Rannells, Lucas Steele and Brandon Uranowitz. Kevin Spacey is hosting the show at Radio City Music Hall in New York. 8:15 p.m. Michael Aronov, making just ...
Andrew Rannells Picture 46
  –  June 12, 2017
To fit your screen, we scale this picture smaller than its actual size. The original picture size is 704x1000 pixels and this photo has been viewed 5 times since June 11, 2017 Related pictures : 71st Annual Tony Awards - Arrivals, Andrew Rannells Celebrity ...
Andrew Rannells on Coming Full Circle at the 2017 Tony Awards
  –  June 12, 2017
It was May 1992 and Glenn Close was holding court at New York City’s Gershwin Theatre. The cast of “Falsettos” had just performed a medley, and a teenage Andrew Rannells was hooked. Hours before, he had no idea what the Tony Awards even were.
All 13 Tony Awards Musical Performances, From ‘Hello, Dolly!’ to ‘Dear Evan Hansen’ (Videos)
  –  June 12, 2017
And she wows in this medley. “Falsettos” Christian Borle, Andrew Rannells and Stephanie J. Block led a medley from the already-shuttered revival of this ’80s musical about a boy whose dad divorces his mom to partner up with another guy.
The Latest: August Wilson's "Jitney" wins Tony for revival
  –  June 12, 2017
He recently co-starred in the Broadways revival of "She Loves Me." He beat out Mike Faist, Andrew Rannells, Lucas Steele and Brandon Uranowitz. Kevin Spacey is hosting the show at Radio City Music Hall in New York. 8:15 p.m. Michael Aronov, making just his ...
The Latest: 'Dear Evan Hansen' wins best musical Tony
  –  June 12, 2017
He recently co-starred in the Broadways revival of "She Loves Me." He beat out Mike Faist, Andrew Rannells, Lucas Steele and Brandon Uranowitz. Kevin Spacey is hosting the show at Radio City Music Hall in New York. 8:15 p.m. Michael Aronov, making just his ...
Here Are the Best and Worst Moments From the 2017 Tony Awards
  –  June 12, 2017
Led by Christian Borle, who won for Best Featured Actor in a Musical, and Andrew Rannells, the cast performed the upbeat "A Day in Falsetto Land." Great Comet performance: While the most-nominated musical missed out on all of the top awards for the night ...
'Dear Evan Hansen' wins best musical Tony
  –  June 12, 2017
He recently co-starred in the Broadways revival of "She Loves Me." He beat out Mike Faist, Andrew Rannells, Lucas Steele and Brandon Uranowitz. Kevin Spacey is hosting the show at Radio City Music Hall in New York. 8:15 p.m. Michael Aronov, making just his ...
Tony Awards on Sunday take place under 'Hamilton' shadow
  –  June 12, 2017
Still, you might want to consider watching the Tony's this year. He beat out Mike Faist, Andrew Rannells, Lucas Steele and Brandon Uranowitz. During Microsoft's E3 showcase, Bandai Namco has announced the upcoming release of the 2.5D fighter Dragon Ball ...
Tony Awards 2017: What time, what channel, how to stream and who's nominated
  –  June 12, 2017
Mike Faist, "Dear Evan Hansen," Andrew Rannells, "Falsettos," Lucas Steele, "Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812'' Brandon Uranowitz, "Falsettos" Best performance by an actress in a featured role in a musical: Kate Baldwin, "Hello, Dolly!,"
The Latest: Bette Midler wins best actress Tony Award
  –  June 12, 2017
He recently co-starred in the Broadways revival of "She Loves Me." He beat out Mike Faist, Andrew Rannells, Lucas Steele and Brandon Uranowitz. Kevin Spacey is hosting the show at Radio City Music Hall in New York. 8:15 p.m. Michael Aronov, making just his ...
Andrew Rannells & 'Falsettos' Cast Walk Tonys Red Carpet!
  –  June 12, 2017
Andrew Rannells and Stephanie J. Block share a hug before walking the red carpet at the 2017 Tony Awards held at Radio City Music Hall on Sunday (June 11) in New York City The actors were joined at the event by their Falsettos co-stars Christian Borle and ...
Tonys: 'Falsettos' Stars Christian Borle, Andrew Rannells Perform "A Day In Falsettoland"
  –  June 12, 2017
Stephanie J. Block and Brandon Uranowitz also starred in the revival about neurotic Marvin and his extended family through the AIDS crisis years. Everything was just fine at the Tony Awards, as sung in a performance of "A Day in Falsettoland" from Falsettos.
Christian Borle, Andrew Rannells, and Tight-Knit Family of Falsettos Reunite
  –  June 5, 2017
The stars of the recent, Tony-nominated Broadway revival of William Finn and James Lapine's Falsettos reunited at Cinépolis Chelsea on Monday, June 5, for a screening of the production's upcoming Live From Lincoln Center broadcast. The musical will air ...
‘In the Envelope’ Podcast Episode 2: Andrew Rannells and Aubrey Plaza
  –  June 5, 2017
“In the Envelope: An Awards Podcast” features interviews with award-winning actors and other creatives. Join host and Awards Editor Jack Smart for a front row seat to the industry’s biggest awards races! Brought to you by HBO. Episode 2 of “In the ...
Andrew Rannells (‘Girls’) chats about giving Elijah ‘a voice and weird sense of style’ [EXCLUSIVE VIDEO]
  –  June 3, 2017
“In Season 1, I was meant to come in and do one scene in one episode,” reveals Andrew Rannells after having stayed for the full six seasons of “Girls” on HBO. In our recent webchat (watch the exclusive video above), he adds, “Then they kept on ...
Omaha Performing Arts will host a Tony Awards watch party
  –  June 3, 2017
Nebraska has some Tony Awards connections this year: Omaha native Q Smith is part of the cast of “Come From Away,” which received seven nominations, including best musical; and former Omahan Andrew Rannells is nominated for best performance by an actor ...
Tony Awards Close-Up: Andrew Rannells Reveals When His Love for FALSETTOS Began!
  –  May 31, 2017
Despite its limited run, the latest incarnation of FALSETTOS made a wonderful impact on audiences and critics alike due to the cast's amazing performances. One of those cast members happens to be Andrew Rannells, whose performance as Whizzer earned him a ...

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