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Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway  

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Most actors don't just stick to the screen. What celebrities have also been in Broadway plays? The celebrities on this list, who are known for their film, TV, and music work but have also appeared on Broadway includes celebrities like Robin Williams, Sean “P. Diddy” Combs, Julie Andrews, Julia Roberts, and Claire Danes. As Hollywood actors, many of these celebrities have achieved superstar status and we forget they have also been in projects not on TV or film.

These actors inspire us, influence us, and make us laugh... or cry. They have often done this for years as famous Hollywood celebrities and then turned to the stage for a different kind of acting experience. The stage is live and anything can happen, which is a much different experience than acting on film or television.

After achieving success in Hollywood, these actors have all proven themselves as talented performers on the stage as well. This list showcases the celebrities who have also hit the Broadway stage in musicals and plays.
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Tom Bosley is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
Dec. at 83 (1927-2010)
Toni Braxton is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 51
Aida (2000)
Beau Bridges is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 77
How To Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (2011)
Matthew Broderick is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 56
Brighton Beach Memoirs (1983)
Richard Burton is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
Died at 59 (1925-1984)
Camelot (1960)
Yul Brynner is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
Dec. at 65 (1920-1985)
The King and I (1951)
Sid Caesar is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
Dec. at 92 (1922-2014)
Little Me (1962)
Chris Rock is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 54
The Mother****** with the Hat (2011)
James Cagney is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
Dec. at 87 (1899-1986)
Penny Arcade (1930)
Aaron Carter is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 31
Seussical (2000)
Dixie Carter is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
Dec. at 71 (1939-2010)
Thoroughly Modern Millie (2002)
Nell Carter is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
Dec. at 55 (1948-2003)
Ain't Misbehavin' (1988)
Max Casella is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 48
The Lion King (1997)
David Cassidy is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 68
Blood Brothers (1993)
Carol Channing is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 98
Hello, Dolly (1964)
Kiefer Sutherland is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 52
That Championship Season (2011)
Stockard Channing is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 75
Two Gentleman of Verona (1971)
Cyd Charisse is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
Dec. at 86 (1922-2008)
Grand Hotel (1989)
Kristin Chenoweth is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 50
Wicked (2003)
Petula Clark is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 86
Blood Brothers (1993)
Glenn Close is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 71
Sunset Boulevard (1994)
Toni Collette is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 46
The Wild Party (2000)
Sean Combs is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 49
A Raisin in the Sun (2004)
Darren Criss is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 32
How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying (2011)
Alan Cumming is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 54
Cabaret (1998)