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Lin-Manuel Miranda

Actor | Soundtrack | Composer
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KNOWN FOR 
Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015) | Moana (2016) | The Odd Life of Timothy Green (2012)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 4 nominations More »
AKA 
Lin Miranda
BORN 
Jan 16, 1980 (age 36)
HEIGHT 
5' 9" (1.75m)

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Projects in Development (4 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for Mary Poppins ReturnsMary Poppins Returns Jack  Less 2018 Pre-Prod
  • Primary photo for In the HeightsIn the Heights Usnavi, Composer, Producer, Lyrics ("In the Heights", "Breathe", "Benny's Dispatch", "It Won't Be Long Now", "Inutil", "No Me Diga", "96,000", "Paciencia Y Fe (Patience & Faith)", "When You're Home", "Piragua", "The Club", "Blackout", "Sunrise", "Hundreds of Stories", "Enough", "Carnaval Del Barrio", "Atencion", "Alabanza", "Everything I Know", "Piragua (Reprise)", "Champagne", "When The Sun Goes Down", "Finale"), Music ("In the Heights", "Breathe", "Benny's Dispatch", "It Won't Be Long Now", "Inutil", "No Me Diga", "96,000", "Paciencia Y Fe (Patience & Faith)", "When You're Home", "Piragua", "The Club", "Blackout", "Sunrise", "Hundreds of Stories", "Enough", "Carnaval Del Barrio", "Atencion", "Alabanza", "Everything I Know", "Piragua (Reprise)", "Champagne", "When The Sun Goes Down", "Finale")  Less Announced
  • Primary photo for The Kingkiller Chronicle: The Name of the WindThe Kingkiller Chronicle: The Name of the Wind Composer, Producer  Less Optioned
  • Primary photo for The Little MermaidThe Little Mermaid Composer, Producer  Less Announced
Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (8 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for MoanaMoana Composer (Original Songs By), Lyrics ("Where You Are", "How Far I'll Go", "We Know The Way", "How Far I'll Go (Reprise)", "You're Welcome", "Shiny", "I Am Moana (Song Of The Ancestors)", "Know Who You Are", "We Know The Way (Finale)"), Music ("Where You Are", "How Far I'll Go", "How Far I'll Go (Reprise)", "You're Welcome", "Shiny", "I Am Moana (Song Of The Ancestors)", "Know Who You Are"), Performer ("We Know The Way", "We Know The Way (Finale)", "You're Welcome (Jordan Fisher/Lin-Manuel Miranda Version)"), Writer ("How Far I'll Go (Alessia Cara Version)", "You're Welcome (Jordan Fisher/Lin-Manuel Miranda Version)")  Less 2016 $150MM $92MM
  • Primary photo for Star Wars: The Force AwakensStar Wars: The Force Awakens Composer (additional music), Writer ("Jabba Flow", "Dobra Doompa")  Less 2015 $245MM $937MM
  • Primary photo for This American Life: One Night Only at BAMThis American Life: One Night Only at BAM (Video) Narrator, Writer  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Studio HeadsStudio Heads (Short) Lin Manuel Miranda  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Looking for Maria SanchezLooking for Maria Sanchez Raul  Less 2013 $1MM $7K
  • Primary photo for The Polar BearsThe Polar Bears (Short) Jak  Less 2012 $50K
  • Primary photo for The Odd Life of Timothy GreenThe Odd Life of Timothy Green Reggie  Less 2012 $25MM $52MM
  • Primary photo for Clayton's FriendsClayton's Friends Pete, Director, Editor, Producer, Writer  Less 1996
Past Television (20 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Hamilton's AmericaHamilton's America (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage), Executive Producer  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Writer ("My Shot") (1 episode, 2016), Himself - Host / Dustin Henderson / Various (1 episode, 2016), Performer ("My Shot") (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
    • Lin-Manuel Miranda/Twenty One Pilots (Oct 8, 2016) Himself - Host / Dustin Henderson / Various, Performer ("My Shot"), Writer ("My Shot")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Writer ("Wait for It") (1 episode, 2016), Himself - Musical Guest (1 episode, 2016), Writer ("Love Make the World Go Round") (1 episode, 2016), Performer ("Love Make the World Go Round") (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 2
  • Primary photo for Difficult PeopleDifficult People (TV Series) Lin-Manuel Miranda (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
    • Carter (Aug 16, 2016) Lin-Manuel Miranda  Less
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Seth MeyersLate Night with Seth Meyers (TV Series) Writer ("Alexander Hamilton") (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for How I Met Your MotherHow I Met Your Mother (TV Series) Gus (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Do No HarmDo No Harm (TV Series) Dr. Ruben Marcado (11 episodes, 2013)  Less 2013 11
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  • Primary photo for The 67th Annual Tony AwardsThe 67th Annual Tony Awards (TV Movie) Himself (uncredited), Composer (closing number), Composer (opening number), Lyrics ("Bigger!", "It's All Happening", "New York State of Mind"), Music ("It's All Happening")  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Freestyle Love SupremeFreestyle Love Supreme (TV Movie) Lin-Manuel, Composer (additional music), Lyrics  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Submissions OnlySubmissions Only (TV Series) Auditioner #1 (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Good Morning, TexasGood Morning, Texas (TV Series) Writer ("Might As Well Enjoy the Trip") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for The 65th Annual Tony AwardsThe 65th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Writer ("Closing Number")  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Modern FamilyModern Family (TV Series) Guillermo (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for KTLA Morning NewsKTLA Morning News (TV Series) Lyrics ("Breathe") (1 episode, 2010), Music ("Breathe") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for House M.D.House M.D. (TV Series) Juan 'Alvie' Alvarez (2 episodes, 2009–2010)  Less 2009–2010 2
    • Baggage (May 10, 2010) Juan 'Alvie' Alvarez  Less
    • Broken (Sep 21, 2009) Juan 'Alvie' Alvarez  Less
  • Primary photo for The Electric CompanyThe Electric Company (TV Series) Mario (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for Sesame StreetSesame Street (TV Series) Freddy Flapman (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for The 63rd Annual Tony AwardsThe 63rd Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter: West Side Story, Lyrics ("The Rumble (Tonight)")  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The 62nd Annual Tony AwardsThe 62nd Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Himself - Performer, Nominee: Best Leading Actor in a Musical & Winner: Best Score, Lyrics ("96.000"), Music ("96.000"), Performer ("96.000")  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The SopranosThe Sopranos (TV Series) Bellman (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
Self (48 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Broadway: The Next GenerationBroadway: The Next Generation Himself  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for Drunk HistoryDrunk History (TV Series) Himself - Narrator (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
    • Hamilton (Nov 29, 2016) Himself - Narrator  Less
  • Primary photo for Made in HollywoodMade in Hollywood (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Good Morning AmericaGood Morning America (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Guest (3 episodes, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The ViewThe View (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for ConanConan (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The InsiderThe Insider (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres ShowEllen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for ExtraExtra (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Jimmy Kimmel Live!Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Himself - Host / Dustin Henderson / Various (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Musical Guest / Himself - Guest / Himself - Jimmy's Voicemail Greeting (4 episodes, 2015–2016)  Less 2015–2016
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  • Primary photo for TodayToday (TV Series) Himself - Musical Guest (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Broadway.com 2016 Tony Awards SpecialBroadway.com 2016 Tony Awards Special (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to John WilliamsAFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to John Williams (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Live from the Red Carpet: The 2016 Tony AwardsLive from the Red Carpet: The 2016 Tony Awards (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The 70th Annual Tony AwardsThe 70th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Himself - Winner  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for 60 Minutes60 Minutes (TV Series) Himself - Composer (segment "Hamilton") / Himself - Playwright (segment "Hamilton") (2 episodes, 2015–2016)  Less 2015–2016
  • Primary photo for Jeopardy!Jeopardy! (TV Series) Himself - Video Clue Presenter (2 episodes, 2015–2016)  Less 2015–2016
    • Episode #32.195 (Jun 10, 2016) Himself - Video Clue Presenter  Less
    • Episode #32.63 (Dec 9, 2015) Himself - Video Clue Presenter  Less
  • Primary photo for The Late Late Show with James CordenThe Late Late Show with James Corden (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The Tony BeatThe Tony Beat (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Rachael RayRachael Ray (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Last Week Tonight with John OliverLast Week Tonight with John Oliver (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Inside Amy SchumerInside Amy Schumer (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for CBS This MorningCBS This Morning (TV Series) Himself - Co-Author, Hamilton: The Revolution (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
    • Episode #5.88 (Apr 12, 2016) Himself - Co-Author, Hamilton: The Revolution  Less
  • Primary photo for The 58th Annual Grammy AwardsThe 58th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Movie) Himself - Performer and Winner  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for 38th Annual Kennedy Center Honors38th Annual Kennedy Center Honors (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 2015 $5.5MM
  • Primary photo for The Late Show with Stephen ColbertThe Late Show with Stephen Colbert (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The Robert MacNeil ReportThe Robert MacNeil Report (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for CBS News Sunday MorningCBS News Sunday Morning (TV Series) Himself - Playwright (2 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Charlie RoseCharlie Rose (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Freestyle Love Supreme: PivotFreestyle Love Supreme: Pivot (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for 2014 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards2014 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Co-Winner: Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The Broadway.com ShowThe Broadway.com Show (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 2013–2014)  Less 2013–2014
  • Primary photo for Spotlight on BroadwaySpotlight on Broadway (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for SmashSmash (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The 56th Annual Obie AwardsThe 56th Annual Obie Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for West Side Story: A Place for Us - West Side Story's LegacyWest Side Story: A Place for Us - West Side Story's Legacy (Short) Himself  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Show People with Paul WontorekShow People with Paul Wontorek (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Good Day L.A.Good Day L.A. (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for So You Think You Can DanceSo You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The Electric CompanyThe Electric Company (TV Series) Himself (16 episodes, 2009–2010)  Less 2009–2010
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  • Primary photo for Side by Side by Susan BlackwellSide by Side by Susan Blackwell (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Celebrity HablaCelebrity Habla (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2009 $250K
  • Primary photo for Great PerformancesGreat Performances (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Britney: For the RecordBritney: For the Record (TV Movie) Himself - Actor / Co-Creator, 'In the Heights'  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Macy's Thanksgiving Day ParadeMacy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2008
Archive Footage (5 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for The InsiderThe Insider (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for ExtraExtra (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for 60 Minutes60 Minutes (TV Series) Himself - Composer (segment "Hamilton") (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Charlie RoseCharlie Rose (TV Series) Himself - Guest (2 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015

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