Lin-Manuel Miranda

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Lin-Manuel Miranda
Lin-Manuel Miranda.jpg
Miranda in Treasury Secretary Jack Lew's Office, March 2016
Born (1980-01-16) January 16, 1980 (age 39)
Alma materWesleyan University
Occupation
  • Composer, playwright, lyricist, actor, singer
Years active1999–present
Spouse(s)Vanessa Nadal (m. 2010)
Children2
AwardsEmmy Award
Grammy Awards
MacArthur Fellowship
Pulitzer Prize
Tony Awards
Websitewww.linmanuel.com

Lin-Manuel Miranda (/lɪn mænˈwɛl məˈrændə/; born January 16, 1980)[1] is an American composer, lyricist, playwright, and actor. He is best known for creating and starring in the Broadway musicals In the Heights and Hamilton. He co-wrote the songs for Disney's Moana soundtrack (2016).

Miranda is set to co-star in the upcoming movie Mary Poppins Returns. Miranda's awards include a Pulitzer Prize, three Grammy Awards, an Emmy Award, a MacArthur Fellowship, and three Tony Awards.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Lin-Manuel Miranda: Theater Actor, Songwriter, Playwright (1980–)". Biography.com (FYI / A&E Networks. Archived from the original on November 8, 2017. Retrieved November 8, 2017.

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