Kelli Christine O'Hara is an American actress and singer. She has appeared on Broadway and Off-Broadway in many musicals since making her Broadway debut as a replacement in Jekyll & Hyde in 2000. She has also acted on television, film and in opera, such as Mozart's Cosi fan tutte at The Metropolitan Opera in 2018, the year she also made her London West End debut as Anna in The King and I. O'Hara has received seven Tony Award nominations, first for Best Featured Actress in a Musical for the 2005 production of The Light in the Piazza. Her subsequent nominations include The Pajama Game, South Pacific, Nice Work If You Can Get It, The Bridges of Madison County, and Kiss Me, Kate, winning Best Actress in a Musical in 2015 for her performance as Anna Leonowens in The King and I. She has also played roles in television series, such as Masters of Sex and 13 Reasons Why, receiving a Primetime Emmy Award nomination for her starring role in the 2017 web drama series The Accidental Wolf.
|Born:||April 16, 1976, Elk City, Oklahoma, U.S.|
|Residence:||Westport, Connecticut, U.S.|
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About Kelli O'Hara
Tony Award-nominated actress who has appeared in Broadway productions of The Light in the Piazza, Follies, South Pacific, and The Pajama Game. She also performed in the national tour of Jekyll & Hyde. She won the Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical in 2015 for her role as Anna in The King And I.
She attended Oklahoma City University, where she studied vocal performance.
She received Tony nominations for her performances in The Light in the Piazza, The Pajama Game, South Pacific, and Nice Work if You Can Get It.
She married Greg Naughton, the son of actor James Naughton. The couple has two children, Owen and Charlotte.
She studied under the same vocal coach as actress and singer Kristin Chenoweth.
Information related to Kelli O'Hara
- Oklahoma City University alumni
- Musicians from Tulsa, Oklahoma
- Actresses from Oklahoma
- Singers from Oklahoma
- American sopranos