Frankie Grande

Frankie Grande

 

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Frank James Michael Grande Marchione (born January 24, 1983),[1][2] usually credited as Frankie Grande[1][3] or Frankie J. Grande,[4] is an American dancer, musical theatre actor and singer, producer, TV host and YouTube personality. He is the older half-brother of singer and actress Ariana Grande.

He performed on Broadway as Franz in the musical Rock of Ages (2014–2015) and in Mamma Mia! (2007–2010) and has played roles Off-Broadway, in regional theatre productions and on tour. Grande has produced Broadway shows and both produced and appeared in cabaret acts, including his own one-man show. In 2012, Grande established a YouTube channel and has also been building a following on Twitter and Instagram. In 2014, he was a contestant on the reality television series Big Brother 16.

Grande was a judge on the 2015 season of America's Best Dance Crew and hosted a TV special, Worst.Post.Ever: With Frankie Grande, about using social media. In 2016, he is co-hosting a live Amazon fashion and shopping show on weeknights, Style Code Live. His philanthropic work includes co-founding the non-profit arts organization "Broadway in South Africa" and work for buildOn.

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Hamlet
 
The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, often shortened to Hamlet, is a tragedy written by William Shakespeare at an uncertain date between 1599 and 1602.
Mamma Mia!
 
Mamma Mia! is a jukebox musical written by British playwright Catherine Johnson, based on the songs of ABBA, composed by Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus, former members of the band.
A Chorus Line
 
A Chorus Line is a musical with music by Marvin Hamlisch, lyrics by Edward Kleban and a book by James Kirkwood, Jr. and Nicholas Dante.
Rock of Ages
 
Rock of Ages is a rock/jukebox musical, with a book by Chris D'Arienzo, built around classic rock songs from the 1980s, especially from the famous glam metal bands of that decade.

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MTV VMAs Style: Frankie Grande presents a frocky horror show!
entertainmentdaily.co.uk  –  August 29, 2016
Singer Nick Jonas, who’ll be performing at the ceremony ... Fresh from Celebrity Big Brother, Frankie Grande didn’t look like the flight back to the US had zapped any of his energy as he presented from the white carpet. Get your shades on!
Frankie Grande becomes first finalist to leave CBB house
North West Evening Mail  –  August 26, 2016
Frankie Grande, the half-brother of pop star Ariana Grande ... He was one of three American celebrities in the final, alongside Mob Wives star Renee Graziano and Danity Kane singer Aubrey O'Day. Graziano and O'Day join former EastEnders star Ricky Norwood ...
Frankie Grande is the first finalist evicted in CBB - but viewers complain all Emma Willis asks about is Bear
The Press  –  August 25, 2016
Frankie Grande is first out of the house (Ian West/PA) He was one of three American celebrities in the final, alongside Mob Wives star Renee Graziano and Danity Kane singer Aubrey O’Day. Graziano and O’Day join former EastEnders’ star Ricky Norwood ...
Celebrity Big Brother: Katie Waissel threatens to LEAVE after Frankie Grande calls her unstable
Digital Spy  –  August 22, 2016
Katie Waissel's threatened to quit the house, after Frankie Grande apparently called the former X Factor singer "unstable". It all got intense following the latest round of nominations, as Katie told Big Brother in the Diary Room that she thinks Frankie ...
Frankie Grande says sister Ariana ‘outed’ him in a magazine interview
Pink News  –  August 21, 2016
Frankie Grande has claimed his sister Ariana outed him in a magazine interview. The 33-year-old who is currently in the Celebrity Big Brother house made the revelation to former model Samantha Fox. It came after he received a good luck message from singer ...
'You two-faced coward': Stephen Bear lets rip at Frankie Grande as he blasts the American star for voting to evict Chloe Khan on CBB
Daily Mail  –  August 13, 2016
Turning his attention on Frankie Grande, the Ex On The Beach star ... And seconds later he got his chance as he called the brother of superstar singer Ariana Grande over for a heated row. 'You are out of order!' he started. 'You are meant to be Chloe ...

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