Matthew Morrison career highlights
2000: Morrison joined the ensemble of Richard O'Brien's "The Rocky Horror Show," providing back-up vocals as one of the masked Phantoms.
2002: Channeling hunky heartthrob Link Larkin in the musical adaptation of John Waters' film "Hairspray," Morrison played opposite fellow Broadway regular Marissa Jaret Winokur.
2005: Opening the Broadway production of Elizabeth Spencer's novella "The Light in the Piazza," Morrison played hopeless romantic -- and the show's lead -- Fabrizio Naccarelli.
2005: As Thad Lapin in Richard Greenberg's comedy "A Naked Girl on the Appian Way," Morrison announces to his adopted parents his plan to marry his sister.
2008: Returning to musical theater before beginning production on "Glee," Morrison starred in Rodgers and Hammerstein's "South Pacific" as ill-fated Lt. Joseph Cable.