John Gallagher Jr Biography
John Gallagher Jr is an American actor and musician. He is known for originating the role of Moritz Stiefel in Duncan Sheik and Steven Sater’s rock musical Spring Awakening, which earned him a Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Musical.
He has also played Johnny in American Idiot, Lee in the 2011 Broadway production of Jerusalem, and Edmund in the 2016 revival of Long Day’s Journey Into Night. He portrayed Jim Harper in The Newsroom, starred in Olive Kitteridge, and played Emmett DeWitt in 10 Cloverfield Lane.
John Gallagher Jr Age
John was born on June 17, 1984. he was born and raised in Wilmington, Delaware, United States of America. Presently, he is 37 years of age.
John Gallagher Jr Height
He is 5ft 8 ¼inches (173.4 cm) tall.
John Gallagher Jr Wife
John Gallagher Jr. is not married. He looks like a single. On her social media, he has only posted a picture of his workplace. Maybe he is waiting for his life partner or he could be dating secretly. Moreover, we know that his parents are folk musicians. He could be finding a partner same like his parents.John Gallagher Jr
John Gallagher Jr Hush
In 2016 he co-starred alongside starring Michael Trucco, Samantha Sloyan, and Emilia in Hush. Hush was jointly produced by Trevor Macy through Intrepid Pictures and Jason Blum through Blumhouse Productions. It was written by Flanagan along with Kate Siegel and directed by Mike Flanagan.
The film, which was released by Netflix, was premiered at South by Southwest.
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He has appeared in three plays written by playwright David Lindsay-Abaire. He originated the role of Jeff in Kimberly Akimbo, which appeared in the United Kingdom production of Fuddy Meers. Due to this, he received critical acclaim for his role in Rabbit Hole, which marked his Broadway start. He also appeared in the Manhattan Theatre Club Production of the David Marshall Grant play Current Events.
Gallagher earned the role of Moritz Stiefel on Broadway after performing the role Off-Broadway and in workshops at Lincoln Center. The rock musical, with music by Duncan Sheik and a book and lyrics by Steven Sater, premiered Off-Broadway at the Atlantic Theatre Company on May 19, 2006, and ran through August 5, 2006. Spring Awakening opened him up to Broadway at the Eugene O’Neill Theatre on December 10, 2006. He won the 2007 Tony Award for Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Musical for his performance. He left Spring Awakening and was succeeded two days later by Blake Bashoff.
He starred in productions of the Port Authority by Beau Willimon. Production of the Atlantic Theater Company, the same theater that premiered Spring Awakening.
He also starred in American Idiot, based on the Green Day album of the same name. He starred along with fellow Spring Awakening alumni Brian Charles Johnson and Gerard Canonico. The show was premiered in Berkeley, California at the Berkeley Repertory Theater on September 4, 2009.
The show’s run ended on November 15, 2009. It began its previews on Broadway at the St. James Theatre on March 24, 2010, and officially opened on April 20, 2010. Later, it was nominated for three 2010 Tony Awards, of which it won two. Gallagher was cast as Johnny, or “Jesus of Suburbia”. He left American Idiot on February 27, 2011, and was succeeded by Van Hughes The show’s run ended on April 24, 2011.
Gallagher was featured in the Broadway production of The Royal Court Theatre’s Jerusalem after leaving American Idiot. The production was directed by Ian Rickson and opened on April 21, 2011, at the Music Box Theatre (239 West 45th Street). He was cast as Lee until leaving the production on July 17, 2011.
He starred as Edmund Tyrone in Roundabout Theatre Company’s revival of Eugene O’Neill’s Long Day’s Journey into Night, alongside Jessica Lange and Gabriel Byrne. The show was directed by Jonathan Kent and opened on April 19, 2016, at the American Airlines Theatre.
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