Actors Who Have Done Theatre
Vanessa Hudgens in Gigi on Broadway
In 2015 Hudgens played the lead role as Gigi in Gigi on Broadway at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C.
Nick Jonas in How To Succeed in a Business without Really Trying
From January-May 2012, Nick Jonas played J. Pierrepont Finch in How to Succeed in a Business without Really Trying.
Daniel Radcliffe in How To Succeed in a Business without Really Trying
Before Nick Jonas played the lead role of Finch in the broadway musical, Daniel Radcliffe had the same role in 2011!
Bradley Cooper in The Elephant Man
Bradley Cooper returned to the stage in 2014 where he played John Merrick in The Elephant Man until 2015.
Daniel Craig and Hugh Jackman in A Steady Rain
Daniel Craig played Joey alongside Hugh Jackman (who played Denny) in 2012’s A Steady Rain on broadway.
Jude Law in Hamlet
Jude Law has been in numerous theatre shows. In 2009, after a three year break from theatre Law played Hamlet in theatre and broadway!
Jane Lynch in Annie
In 2013, Jane Lynch made her broadway debut as Miss Hannigan in Annie. She replaced Katie Finneran who played Miss Hannigan since the 2012 revival and left in 2013.
Scarlett Johansson in A View from the Bridge
Scarlett Johansson played Catherine in A View from the Bridge in 2010 at the Cort Theatre in NYC.
Andrew Garfield in Death of a Salesman
Andrew Garfield actually started out his career in theatre. Whilst playing The Amazing Spider-Man, Garfield returned to the stage in 2012 as Biff Loman in Death of a Salesman. He was even nominated for a Tony Award for Best Actor in a play because of his performance!
Tom Hanks in Lucky Guy
Tom Hanks’ career began in 1977 when he first took the stage as Grumio in The Taming of the Shrew. From that year until 1979, he acted in 9 plays at the Lakewood Civic Auditorium and then his film career kicked off in 1980! In 2013, after 34 years Hanks returned to the stage as Mike McAlary in the Lucky Guy at the Broadhurst Theatre in Manhatten.
Carly Rae Jepsen in Rodger + Hammerstein’s Cinderella
In 2014, Carly Rae Jepsen played Ella in the broadway production of Cinderella. After playing Ella, Jepsen took on the role of Frenchy in 2016’s live television special of Grease: Live!
Paul Rudd in Grace
In 2012, Paul Rudd appeared in the broadway production of Grace. Starring alongside him, was Michael Shannon and Ed Asner.
Bradley Cooper and Julia Roberts in Three Days of Rain
In 2006, Julia Roberts starred alongside Bradley Cooper and Paul Rudd in Three Days of Rain at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre.
Mark Ruffalo in Awake and Sing!
From April-June 2006, Mark Ruffalo played Moe in the broadway production of Awake and Sing! at the Belasco Theatre.
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