Christopher Jackson
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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.


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Christopher Jackson Movie Credits


After Midnight

Character : No character defined

New York Philharmonic New Year's Eve: Bernstein on Broadway

Character : No character defined

Hamilton: One Shot to Broadway

Character : No character defined

 

Hamilton: History Has Its Eyes On You

Character : No character defined

Hamilton

Character : George Washington

We Are Freestyle Love Supreme

Character : Self

Sesame Street: 50 Years Of Sunny Days

Character : No character defined

The Undefeated Presents: Hamilton In-Depth

Character : Self

In the Heights: Chasing Broadway Dreams

Character : Self

Moana

Character : Chief Tui (singing voice)

Hamilton's America

Character : Self

25 Years of Rent: Measured in Love

Character : No character defined

After.Life

Character : Neal

Tracers

Character : Lonnie

In the Heights

Character : Mr. Softee Truck Driver

Vivo

Character : Singing Spoonbill 1 (uncredited)

tick, tick... BOOM!

Character : TTB Concert Attendee

Christopher Jackson Tv Credits


Person of Interest

Character : Farrow

White Collar

Character : Nico

Bull

Character : Chunk Palmer

Live from Lincoln Center

Character : Himself

When They See Us

Character : Peter Rivera

Tamron Hall

Character : Self - Guest

Drunk History

Character : Himself