Theater 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.

Emma Stone is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 29 - Cabaret (2014)

Alan Alda is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 79 - Glengarry Glen Ross (2005)

Jason Alexander is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 58 - The Producers (2002)

Christina Applegate is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 46 - Sweet Charity (2005)

Hugh Jackman is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 49 - The Boy from Oz (2003)

Scarlett Johansson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 31 - A View From the Bridge (2009)

Desi Arnaz is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
Died at 69 (1917-1986) - Too Many Girls (1939)

Julia Roberts is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 50 - Three Days of Rain (2006)

Bea Arthur is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
Died at 87 (1922-2009) - Fiddler on the Roof (1964)

Hank Azaria is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 53 - Monty Python's Spamalot (2005)

Lauren Bacall is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
Died at 90 (1924-2014) - Woman of the Year (1981)

Scott Bakula is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 63 - Romance / Romance (1988)

Julie Andrews is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 82 - Victor/Victoria (1995)

F. Murray Abraham is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 78 - Angels in America (1993)

Denzel Washington is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 63 - Fences (2010)

Lucille Ball is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
Died at 78 (1911-1989) - WIldcat (1960)

Antonio Banderas is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 57 - Nine (2003)

Robin Williams is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
Died at 63 (1951-2014) - Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo (2011)

Christine Baranski is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 65 - Nick & Nora (1991)

John Barrowman is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 51 - Sunset Boulevard (1994)

Lance Bass is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 38 - Hairspray (2002)

Robby Benson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 62 - The Pirates of Penzance (1981)

Kevin Spacey is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 58 - A Moon for the Misbegotten (2007)

Harry Belafonte is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 91 - 3 for Tonight (1955)

Milton Berle is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
Died at 94 (1908-2002) - Ziegfeld Follies of 1943 (1943)

Tom Bosley is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
Died at 83 (1927-2010) - Beauty and the Beast (1994)

Toni Braxton is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 50 - Aida (2000)

Beau Bridges is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 76 - 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
Died 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
Died at 92 (1922-2014) - Little Me (1962)

Chris Rock is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 53 - The Mother****** with the Hat (2011)

James Cagney is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
Died at 87 (1899-1986) - Penny Arcade (1930)

Aaron Carter is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 30 - Seussical (2000)

Dixie Carter is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
Died at 71 (1939-2010) - Thoroughly Modern Millie (2002)

Nell Carter is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
Died 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 50 - The Lion King (1997)

David Cassidy is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 67 - Blood Brothers (1993)

Carol Channing is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 97 - Hello, Dolly (1964)

Kiefer Sutherland is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 51 - That Championship Season (2011)

Stockard Channing is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 74 - Two Gentleman of Verona (1971)

Cyd Charisse is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
Died at 86 (1922-2008) - Grand Hotel (1989)

Kristin Chenoweth is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 49 - Wicked (2003)

Petula Clark is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 85 - Blood Brothers (1993)

Glenn Close is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 68 - Sunset Boulevard (1994)

Toni Collette is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 43 - The Wild Party (2000)

Sean Combs is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 48 - A Raisin in the Sun (2004)

Darren Criss is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 31 - 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 53 - Cabaret (1998)