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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.
Emma Stone is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 30
Cabaret (2014)
Alan Alda is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 83
Glengarry Glen Ross (2005)
Jason Alexander is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 59
The Producers (2002)
Christina Applegate is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 47
Sweet Charity (2005)
Hugh Jackman is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 47
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
Desi Arnaz Dec. 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 51
Three Days of Rain (2006)
Bea Arthur is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
Dec. 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 54
Monty Python's Spamalot (2005)
Lauren Bacall is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
Dec. 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 64
Romance / Romance (1988)
Julie Andrews is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 83
Victor/Victoria (1995)
F. Murray Abraham is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 79
Angels in America (1993)
Denzel Washington is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 64
Fences (2010)
Lucille Ball is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
Dec. at 78 (1911-1989)
WIldcat (1960)
Antonio Banderas is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 55
Nine (2003)
Robin Williams is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
Dec. 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 66
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 39
Hairspray (2002)
Robby Benson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 63
The Pirates of Penzance (1981)
Kevin Spacey is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 59
A Moon for the Misbegotten (2007)
Harry Belafonte is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
age 92
3 for Tonight (1955)
Milton Berle is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway
Dec. at 94 (1908-2002)
Ziegfeld Follies of 1943 (1943)