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Cheyenne Jackson

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Cheyenne Jackson

American actor and singer add

Category: Movies & TV

Born in 1975.

Countries: United States (75%), (13%), United Kingdom (5%)

Education: undef.

Main connections: Henry Winkler, Alicia Silverstone, Ari Graynor

Linked to: Actors' Equity Association, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Billboard

 

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Cheyenne Jackson was born in 1975 add something


2000

Jackson's husband, Monte Lapka, is a physicist; they have been together since 2000 and married on September 3, 2011 in New York add something


2005

In 2005, he originated his first Broadway leading role in the musical "All Shook Up", a tribute to Elvis Presley add something


 

He has appeared in a number of films, including portrayal of Mark Bingham in the 2006 Academy award nominated "United 93" which earned him the Boston Society of Film Critics 2006 award for "Best Ensemble Cast", in television series like NBC's "30 Rock", Fox's "Glee" and guest starring on several other TV series add something

 

In 2006, he starred off-Broadway in playwright Nicky Silver's "The Agony and The Agony" with Victoria Clark add something


2007

In June 2007, less than a week before the scheduled opening night, Jackson assumed the lead role of Sonny on Broadway in "Xanadu", replacing James Carpinello who had been injured during rehearsal add something

 

James Carpinello - Cheyenne Jackson assumed the role of Sonny as of June 22, 2007; the musical's opening was rescheduled for July 10, 2007


2008

In 2008, Jackson played series lead Sebastian Kinglare for the Lifetime Television pilot "Family Practice" opposite Anne Archer and Beau Bridges add something

 

In 2008, he was named "Out" magazine's Entertainer of the Year add something

 

In addition to his theatrical musical career, has developed a general musical career, with a joint album "The Power of Two" with Michael Feinstein in 2008 add something

 

Jane Krakowski - In 2008, Krak├│wski starred as Lola in New York City Center's production of "Damn Yankees" opposite Sean Hayes and Cheyenne Jackson


 

From 2009 through 2013, Cheyenne had a recurring role on the award winning NBC series, "30 Rock" playing Danny Baker add something

 

In March 2009, Jackson made his nightclub debut at Feinstein's at Lowes Regency with a sold out one man show titled "Back to the Start" add something

 

A CD of the show was released on November 3, 2009 add something

 

Along with the company of "Finian's Rainbow", he recorded the Broadway revival cast album in early December 2009, with a release date of February 2, 2010 add something


2010

In 2010, Jackson filmed a sitcom pilot for ABC-TV called "It Takes A Village" co-starring Leah Remini, which was not picked up for the fall 2010 season add something

 

The show closed on January 17, 2010 add something

 

On March 15, 2010, Jackson made his guest-starring debut on the long-running NBC series, "Law & Order" in an episode entitled "Innocence" add something

 

"The Power of Two," a concert reuniting Jackson and Feinstein, was presented at Carnegie Hall on October 29, 2010 add something

 

Carmel Symphony Orchestra - In 2010, the symphony recorded with Michael Feinstein on his "We Dreamed These Days" album, and in 2011 performed alongside Feinstein at the Opening Gala of the Palladium, including guest artists Chris Botti, Dionne Warwick, Cheyenne Jackson and Neil Sedaka


2011

In September 2011, Jackson joined Morgan Freeman, Ellen Barkin, Matt Bomer, Christine Lahti, and John Lithgow as part of the premier Broadway Cast of Dustin Lance Black's new play "8", directed by Joe Mantello add something


2012

He portrayed Greta Gerwig's boyfriend Roger in the 2012 Fox Searchlight Pictures film "Lola Versus" add something

 

In 2012, Cheyenne Jackson and Nathan Lane were cast as series leads in the USA Network comedy pilot "Local Talent" add something

 

In 2012, Jackson released two singles "Drive" and the follow up "Before You" which became a Top 40 hit add something

 

In the 2012-2013 Broadway season, Jackson, Henry Winkler, Alicia Silverstone, Daniel Breaker, Jenni Barber and Ari Graynor starred in David West Read's play "The Performers" which started previews on Oct 23, 2012 at the Longacre Theatre add something

 

On 10 May 2012, Cheyenne Jackson released his single "Drive" being his first non-theatrical single and his first music video release, the latter directed by Austrian music video director Christian H├Ârlesberger add something

 

In June 2012, Jackson starred opposite Krysten Ritter in Neil LaBute's "The Heart of The Matter" produced by MCC Theater at the Lucille Lortel Theatre add something

 

On July 10, 2012, Cheyenne Jackson released his second single "Before You" produced by Thomas "Tawgs" Salter add something

 

NBC aired the pilot as a Halloween special on October 26, 2012 add something

 

The play closed on November 18, 2012, after 23 previews and 7 regular performances add something

 

Christina Cole - In 2012, Cole appeared in a music video for Cheyenne Jackson's "Before You"

 

Into the Woods (film) - With Disney's backing, an updated reading of the screenplay directed by Marshall, took place in October 2012, with Nina Arianda as the Baker's Wife, Victoria Clark as Cinderella's Mother/Granny/Giant, James Corden as the Baker, Donna Murphy as the Witch, Christine Baranski as Cinderella's Stepmother, Tammy Blanchard as Florinda, Ivan Hernandez as the Wolf, Megan Hilty as Lucinda, Cheyenne Jackson as Rapunzel's Prince, Allison Janney as Jack's Mother, Anna Kendrick as Cinderella, Michael McGrath as Steward/Mysterious Man, Laura Osnes as Rapunzel, Tayl

 

Ari Graynor - Graynor starred on Broadway opposite; Cheyenne Jackson, Henry_Winkler, and Alicia Silverstone in David West Read's new play The Performers, which opened November 2012 at the Longacre Theatre


2013

Both songs are from an upcoming 2013 album titled "Drive" add something

 

In 2013, he will star in the HBO biopic of Liberace, "Behind The Candelabra" with Michael Douglas and Matt Damon add something

 

The release of the full length album is scheduled for early 2013 add something

 

Less than two years later, in July 2013, Jackson and Lapka announced plans to divorce add something

 

Lapka and Jackson filed for divorced in September 2013 add something

 

In October 2013, he announced he was dating actor Jason Landau on his official Instagram account add something

 

Henry Winkler - In the 2013 Broadway season, Winkler, Cheyenne Jackson, Alicia_Silverstone, and Ari Graynor were announced to star in the David West Read play "The Performers" opening Nov 14, 2012 at The Longacre Theatre


2014

Jackson and Gena Rowlands are set for the lead roles in the film version of "Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks" scheduled for 2014 release add something

 

In February 2014, they have announced their engagement add something

 

Jackson and Landau married in September 2014 add something


2015

This season of the hit anthology series by Ryan Murphy is set to focus around a hotel and will premier in October 2015 add something

 

American Horror Story - It was announced at the 2015 Paleyfest that Matt Bomer and Cheyenne Jackson will co-star, as well that Lange would not be returning


2016

On June 3, 2016, Jackson released his new album, "Renaissance", an album on the PS Classics record label, adapted and expanded from his solo concert "Music of the Mad Men Era." add something

 

Jackson and Landau welcomed twins Willow, a girl, and Ethan, a boy, on October 7, 2016 add something


2017

In 2017 Jackson appeared on the 9th season of RuPaul's Drag Race alongside the queen herself Rupaul, the singing and acting mougul Todrick Hall, Michelle Visage and Carson Kressely add something


2019

He made his second appearance in 2019 on the 11th season alongside Rupaul, Michelle Visage, Fortune Feimster and Natasha Lyonne in which he took part in an improvisation acting challenge add something