What Broadway's 'Hamilton' Stars Are Doing in Hollywood Now

6:30 AM 4/18/2017

by Rebecca Sun

Creator Lin-Manuel Miranda is keeping busy with 'Mary Poppins' and 'The Little Mermaid,' while Leslie Odom Jr. will appear onscreen in 'Murder on the Orient Express,' out Nov. 22.

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  • Lin-Manuel Miranda

    Alexander Hamilton; creator

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    After Moana, Mary Poppins Returns and The Little Mermaid, Miranda, 37, is adapting fantasy trilogy The Kingkiller Chronicle at Lionsgate. He also has In the Heights at The Weinstein Co. and Vivo at Sony Animation.

  • Daveed Diggs

    Marquis de Lafayette/Thomas Jefferson

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    Following roles in Black-ish and The Get Down, Diggs, 35, has parts in HBO's Tour De Pharmacy and in the films Wonder and Ferdinand. He also is EP of an ABC comedy pilot.

  • Renee Elise Goldsberry

    Angelica Schuyler

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    Goldsberry, 46, plays Oprah's mom on HBO's The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks and stars on Netflix's Altered Carbon.

  • Jonathan Groff

    King George III

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    The Looking alum, 32, will star as an FBI agent in David Fincher's serial-killer drama Mindhunter at Netflix.

  • Leslie Odom Jr.

    Aaron Burr

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    Odom, 35, has boarded the Agatha Christie adaptation Murder on the Orient Express.

  • Christopher Jackson

    George Washington

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    The Tony nominee, 41, is a series regular on CBS' Dr. Phil-inspired crime dramedy Bull, renewed for a second season.

  • Anthony Ramos

    John Laurens/Philip Hamilton

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    After playing Hamilton's son, Ramos, 25, will be a Spike Lee alter ego in She's Gotta Have It, a Netflix series based on the 1986 classic.

  • Jasmine Cephas Jones

    Peggy Schuyler/Maria Reynolds

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    Jones, 27, popped up as Elijah's co-worker on the final season of HBO's Girls.

  • Okieriete Onaodowan

    Hercules Mulligan/James Madison

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    The actor, 29, was on Girls and in the Sundance ensemble piece Person to Person.

  • Phillipa Soo

    Eliza Hamilton

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    Although the Tony nominee spent this winter in Los Angeles, it was to star in the Amelie stage musical before it moved to Broadway in March.

  • Thomas Kail

    Director

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    He won two Emmys for Fox’s Grease Live! and next takes on Disney’s Oliver Twist.

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