Phillipa Anne Soo is an American actress and singer. Soo is best known for originating the role of Eliza Hamilton in the Broadway musical Hamilton, a performance for which she was nominated for the 2016 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical. She also originated the role of Natasha Rostova in the off-Broadway production of Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812 in 2012 and the title role in the Broadway production of Amélie in 2017. Most recently, Soo appeared on Broadway in The Parisian Woman, which ran from November 2017 to March 2018. She appeared in the film Over the Moon playing the voice of Chang'e.
|Born:||May 31, 1990, Libertyville, Illinois, U.S.|
|Education:||Juilliard School (BFA)|
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About Phillipa Soo
Broadway actress who gained fame for originating the part of Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton in the 2015 hit musical Hamilton. In 2019, she began starring in CBS's The Code.
Phillipa Soo Before Fame
She graduated from The Juilliard School's acting program in 2012 before being cast in a production of Dave Malloy's Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812 as Natasha Rostova.
Achievement of Phillipa Soo
She booked a recurring role in the NBC series Smash in 2013.
Phillipa Soo Family Life
She and actor Steven Pasquale married in September 2017. She is Chinese-American with her father, a doctor, being first-generation Chinese. Her mother was born in Illinois.
Associations of Phillipa Soo
She and fellow Asian-American Broadway actress Lea Salonga were interviewed by The Hollywood Reporter together.