Lin-Manuel Miranda

Lin-Manuel Miranda

Actor, Musician, Producer, Writer

Lin-Manuel Miranda is a Tony-, Grammy- and Emmy-winning composer, lyricist and performer. He wrote the book, music and lyrics for the smash Broadway musical Hamilton: An American Musical, which won the 2016 Pulitzer Prize in Drama and received a record-breaking 16 Tony nominations. The play, in which Miranda also starred in the title role, went on to win 11 Tony Awards, including Best Musical. Miranda previously starred in and wrote the music and lyrics for Broadway's In the Heights, which won four Tony Awards in 2008, including Best Musical. He was also nominated for an Academy Award for Best Original Song for "How Far I'll Go" in Disney's Moana. Miranda next stars in the film Mary Poppins Returns and recently released the single "Almost Like Praying," which benefits hurricane relief efforts in Puerto Rico.

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