Christopher Jackson

Christopher Jackson
Christopher Neal Jackson (born September 30, 1975) is an American actor, singer, musician, and composer. He began his career in 1995 starring in the Off-Broadway musical Time and the Wind by composer Galt MacDermot when he was just 20 years old. He made his Broadway debut in 1997 as an ensemble member in the Original Broadway Cast of Disney's The Lion King. He remained with the show for several years, ultimately taking over the role of Simba. He went on to perform leading roles in several more Broadway musicals and plays, including After Midnight, Bronx Bombers, Holler If Ya Hear Me, and Memphis. He drew critical acclaim in several projects with Lin-Manuel Miranda: originating the roles of Benny in In the Heights and George Washington in the smash hit Hamilton. For the latter role he was nominated for a Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Musical. He also collaborated with Miranda on the Disney film Moana in which he provides the singing voice of Chief Tui. His other film work includes secondary roles in After.Life and Tracers.
Name Christopher Jackson
Also Known As Christopher Neal Jackson
Birthday 1975-09-30
Gender Male
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Place of Birth Metropolis, Illinois, USA
As: Unknown
2021-06-10
After Midnight...
As: Unknown
2018-01-03
New York Philharmoni...
As: Unknown
2017-05-09
Hamilton: One Shot t...
As: Unknown
2020-07-10
Hamilton: History Ha...
As: George Washington
2020-07-03
Hamilton...
As: Self
2020-01-28
We Are Freestyle Lov...
As: Unknown
2021-04-26
Sesame Street: 50 Ye...
As: Self
2020-07-03
The Undefeated Prese...
As: Self
2009-05-27
In the Heights: Chas...
As: Chief Tui (singing v
2016-11-23
Moana...
As: Unknown
2021-03-02
25 Years of Rent: Me...
As: Neal
2009-11-07
After.Life...
As: Lonnie
2015-01-15
Tracers...
As: Mr. Softee Truck Dri
2021-06-10
In the Heights...
As: Singing Spoonbill 1
2021-07-30
Vivo...
As: Self
2016-10-01
Hamilton's America...
As: Farrow
2011-09-22
Person of Interest...
As: Nico
2009-10-23
White Collar...
As: Chunk Palmer
2016-09-20
Bull...
As: Himself
1976-01-30
Live from Lincoln Ce...
As: Peter Rivera
2019-05-31
When They See Us...
As: Self - Guest
2019-09-09
Tamron Hall...
As: Himself
2013-07-09
Drunk History...