Biography

Idina Menzel (/ɪˈdiːnə mɛnˈzɛl/; born Idina Kim Mentzel; May 30, 1971) is an American actress, singer, and songwriter. She rose to prominence for her performance as Maureen Johnson in the Broadway musical Rent, a role which she reprised for the 2005 feature film adaptation. In 2004, she won the Tony Award for originating the role of Elphaba in the Broadway blockbuster Wicked. In 2014, she will be returning to Broadway in the musical If/Then. Menzel is also known for her portrayal of Shelby Corcoran, the biological mother of Lea Michele's character Rachel Berry, on the Fox musical comedy-drama series Glee, and as the voice of snow queen Elsa in the Disney animated film, Frozen.

Idina Menzel (/ɪˈdiːnə mɛnˈzɛl/; born Idina Kim Mentzel; May 30, 1971) is an American actress, singer, and songwriter. She rose to prominence for her performance as Maureen Johnson in the Broadway musical Rent, a role which she reprised for the 2005 feature film adaptation. In 2004, she won the Tony Award for originating the role of Elphaba in the Broadway blockbuster Wicked. In 2014, she will be returning to Broadway in the musical If/Then. Menzel is also known for her portrayal of Shelby Corcoran, the biological mother of Lea Michele's character Rachel Berry, on the Fox musical comedy-drama series Glee, and as the voice of snow queen Elsa in the Disney animated film, Frozen.

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Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 39

Birthday 1971-05-30

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

Soundstage(1 episode)
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2019 Frozen 2 as Elsa (voice)
2018 Ralph Breaks the Internet as Elsa (voice)
2017 Disney Parks Magical Christmas Celebration
2017 Olaf's Frozen Adventure as Elsa (Voice)
2017 All In For The Gambler: Kenny Rogers Farewell Concert Celebration
2017 Beaches as CC Bloom
2016 LEGO Frozen: Northern Lights as Elsa
2016 Disneyland 60th Anniversary TV Special
2015 Taylor Swift: The 1989 World Tour - Live as Herself
2015 The Late Late Show with James Corden(1 episode) as Herself
2015 Frozen Fever as Elsa (voice)
2014 Late Night with Seth Meyers(1 episode)
2014 The Story of Frozen: Making a Disney Animated Classic as Herself
2014 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon(1 episode) as Herself
2013 Frozen as Elsa (voice)
2013 Marvin Hamlisch: What He Did For Love as Herself
2012 Idina Menzel Live: Barefoot at the Symphony as Herself
2009 Chess as Florence Vassy
2009 Glee(6 episodes) as Shelby Corcoran
2007 Enchanted as Nancy Tremaine
2007 Private Practice(2 episodes)
2007 ShowBusiness: The Road to Broadway
2006 The Wonder Pets(110 episodes) as The Queen of Hearts
2006 Ask the Dust as Vera Rivkin
2005 Rent as Maurenn Johnson
2004 Water as Jessy Turner
2004 The Tollbooth as Raquel Cohen-Flaxman
2004 Kevin Hill(2 episodes)
2004 Rescue Me(1 episode)
2002 Just a Kiss as Linda
1997 The View(1 episode)
1996 The Rosie O'Donnell Show(1 episode)
1988 This Morning(2 episodes)
1985 Larry King Live(1 episode)
1983 Live with Regis and Kathie Lee(2 episodes)
1953 The Academy Awards(2 episodes) as Idina Menzel
1952 Today(1 episode)

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