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Idina Menzel

Idina Menzel (/ɪˈdiːnə mɛnˈzɛl/; born Idina Kim Mentzel; May 30, 1971) is an American actress, singer, and songwriter. She rose to prominence for her performance as Maureen Johnson in the Broadway musical Rent, a role which she reprised for the 2005 feature film adaptation. In 2004, she won the Tony Award for originating the role of Elphaba in the Broadway blockbuster Wicked. In 2014, she will be returning to Broadway in the musical If/Then. Menzel is also known for her portrayal of Shelby Corcoran, the biological mother of Lea Michele's character Rachel Berry, on the Fox musical comedy-drama series Glee, and as the voice of snow queen Elsa in the Disney animated film, Frozen.


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Born:
May 30, 1971
Movie/TV Credits:
25
First Appeared:
In the series Today 1952-01-14
Latest Project:
Series Soundstage 2017
Known For
Poster of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
Poster of Frozen
Poster of Rescue Me
Poster of The View
Filmography
Series Soundstage Unknown 2017
Movie Frozen Fever Elsa (voice) 2015-03-09
Series The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Herself 2014-02-17
Movie 88th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Self 2014-11-27
Movie The Story of Frozen: Making a Disney Animated Classic Herself 2014-09-15
Movie Marvin Hamlisch: What He Did For Love Herself 2013-10-12
Movie Frozen Elsa (voice) 2013-11-27
Series Glee Shelby Corcoran 2009-05-19
Movie Chess Florence Vassy 2009-06-17
Movie ShowBusiness: The Road to Broadway 2007-04-19
Movie Enchanted Nancy Tremaine 2007-11-20
Series Private Practice Unknown 2007-09-26
Movie Ask the Dust Vera Rivkin 2006-02-02
Series The Wonder Pets The Queen of Hearts 2006-03-03
Movie Rent Maurenn Johnson 2005-11-23
Series Hercules Circe 2005-01-01
Series Rescue Me Unknown 2004-07-21
Series Kevin Hill Unknown 2004-09-29
Movie Wicked: The Untold Story Of The Witches Of Oz Elphaba 2003-10-30
Movie Just a Kiss Linda 2002-06-15
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Series This Morning Unknown 1988-10-03
Series Larry King Live Unknown 1985-06-03
Series Live with Regis and Kathie Lee Unknown 1983-04-04
Series Today Unknown 1952-01-14