Andrew Rannells

Andrew Rannells

  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 23-08-1978
  • Gender: Male
  • Place of Birth: Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  • Also Known As:

    Andy Rannells

  • Popularity: 5.90
  • Homepage: N/A

Andrew Scott Rannells was born on August 23, 1978 in the city of Omaha (Nebraska), in the United States. He studied in the Creighton Preparatory School in his hometown, and after finishing secondary, briefly attended Marymount Manhattan College. Throughout his career, Rannells won a Grammy Award and was nominated for the Tony Awards. He is known for his portrayal as Elder Price in the 2011 Broadway musical "The Book of Mormon", for which he received a nomination for the Tony Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical. He won the 2012 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album as a featured soloist on the musical's original Broadway cast recording. His other credits on Broadway include the works of "Jersey Boys" as Bob Gaudio and "Hairspray", as Link Larkin. Andrew began his career in film and television in the mid-90's, developed primarily as a voice artist. Between the numerous animated series in which he has worked, titles are counted as "Street Sharks", "One Piece", "Yugio: Duel Monsters", "Yu-Gi-Oh!", "Liberty's Kids: Est. 1776", "Shaman Kingu," Kakutou ryouri densetsu bistro recipe", " Cubix, "Sonic X", Robots for Everyone", "Pokémon" and" Shukan Pok mon hosokyoku ". Rannells played the role of Elijah Krantz on the HBO series "Girls" and had the leading role of Bryan Buckley in the NBC series "The New Normal". Andrew also filmed some feature films - he had a brief participation in "Sex and the City 2" (2010), and a role of starring in the comedy starring Kirsten Dunst, "Bachelorette" (2012). In 2014, Rannells filled in as a replacement for Hedwig in the rock musical "Hedwig and the Angry Inch". A year later, Rannells briefly played the role of King George III in the hit Broadway musical "Hamilton". He soon secured the role of Whizzer Brown in the Broadway revival of "Falsettos", directed by James Lapine. In 2018, Rannells portrayed the role of Larry in the Broadway musical "The Boys in the Band", alongside other notable actors. He is currently playing the role of Blair Pfaff in the American comedy series "Black Monday" on Showtime.

Year Movie Character
2003 The Archies in JugMan as Archie Andrews (Voice)
2018 Andrew Rannells in Concert
2020 The Boys in the Band as Larry
2017 Falsettos as Whizzer
2014 Russian Broadway Shut Down
2015 The Intern as Cameron
2020 The Prom as Trent Oliver
2020 The Boys in the Band: Something Personal as Self
2020 The Stand In as Nico
2018 A Simple Favor as Darren
2017 100 Years as Narrator (voice)
2012 Bachelorette as Manny
2016 Pokémon Live! as James
2016 Why Him? as Blaine Pederman
2020 The Great Work Begins: Scenes from Angels in America as Prior Walter
2003 The Fight for the Fox Box as Jack Kowalski / Connor / Decoe (voice)

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