Jessie Mueller Full Bio
Jessie Mueller is a Tony and Grammy Award-winning actress and singer. She is thrilled to be back in DC, having recently starred in the Kennedy Center’s Guys & Dolls and The Music Man. Broadway credits include Tracy Lett’s The Minutes, Julie Jordan in the recent revival of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Carousel (Tony & Grammy nominations, Drama Desk Award), originating the roles of both Jenna in Waitress (Tony, DD & Grammy noms) and Carole King in Beautiful-The Carole King Musical (Tony, Grammy & DD Awards.) Other Broadway credits include On A Clear Day You Can See Forever, Nice Work if You Can Get It, and The Mystery of Edwin Drood with the one and only Chita Rivera! Concert appearances include Chicago’s Lyric Opera, Jazz at Lincoln Center and Carnegie Hall. Film and Television: Steven Spielberg’s The Post, Secret Headquarters, Madam Secretary, Blue Bloods, Hulu’s Candy, and Lifetime’s Patsy & Loretta. She can be heard as part of the wacky cast of Netflix’ Centaurworld and Wondery’s Melon’s House Party. She is an Arts Education champion for groups such as Rosie’s Theatre Kids and a long-time supporter of The Actors Fund & Broadway Cares Equity Fights Aids.