Lea as Young Cosette. Lea Michele Sarfati (born August 29, 1986) played Young Cosette in Les Misérables on Broadway from 1995 to 1998. She also played Éponine in Hollywood Bowl's Les Misérables Concert in 2008.
At age eight, Lea went with a friend to an open casting call for an up-and-coming musical. After spontaneously deciding to audition, she was offered the role and, two weeks later, she was starring on Broadway. She made her Broadway debut in 1995 as a replacement for the role of Young Cosette in "Les Misérables".Birth Name: Lea Michele Sarfati
May 09, 2010 · Lea Michele singing Castle on a cloud from Les Mis, her first broadway role at age 9.Credit to youtube.com/epnebelle
Lea Michele, Actress: Glee. Lea Michele Sarfati was born in the Bronx, New York to Edith Thomasina (Porcelli), a nurse, and Mark David Sarfati, a delicatessen owner-turned-real estate agent. Her mother is of Italian descent (from Rome and Naples), and her father is of Sephardi Jewish ancestry (from Turkey and Greece). Lea was raised Catholic in Tenafly, New Jersey and ...Occupation: Actress, Soundtrack, Writer
Archived from the original on July 10, Michele then performed on the Broadway revival cast recording of Fiddler on the Roof. Retrieved March 15, Archived from the original on March 16, Getting Started Contributor Zone ». Negative stuff will always be said, but it is the girl that can always wake up in the morning and put a smile on their face and continue to do what they do that has the best time. Business Insider. Retrieved May 10, Michele and Groff were the leads, while Ushkowitz joined the cast in as an understudy. May 20, Archived from the original on January 16, Edit source History Talk 0. Uses her first and middle names as her stage name because she was teased about the pronunciation of her surname. From until its ending in , Michele starred in the Fox musical comedy-drama series Glee as Rachel Berry , the show's female lead and star singer. Archived from the original on May 9, Add it to your IMDbPage. She was then cast in the role of Tateh's daughter, the Little Girl, in the original Broadway cast of "Ragtime", and in she portrayed Shprintze and understudied the role of Chava in the Broadway revival of the musical "Fiddler on the Roof". Michele possesses a soprano vocal range. See more ». Archived from the original on December 29, Most Narcissistic Actresses. Michele had been portraying the part of the Little Girl for a year in the original Toronto cast, before the production was transferred to Broadway. April 23, Archived from the original on June 22, March 24, Archived from the original on January 31, I'm a girl who knows what she wants. In she released her album " Louder ". Above Rubies. Archived from the original on June 29, Archived from the original on November 25, Brunette Ambition. Teen Vogue. Share this page:. Credits her "Ragtime" co-star Audra McDonald with educating her on singing and performing. Money raised from the auction benefited Habitat for Humanity 's disaster response programs. Star Sign: Virgo. Sign In. Watch the video. Michele and the rest of the Glee cast earned a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series from four nominations and three Grammy Award nominations for music recorded for the series, also spawning multiple hits on the Billboard charts. Archived from the original on January 20, All of her songs are lyrically so beautiful and vocally she's so strong. Kinsman; S. How Much Have You Seen? Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Was in a relationship with co-star Cory Monteith from November until his death on July 13, She has appeared in magazine spreads and television commercials promoting their products. View rank on IMDbPro ». Show all 32 episodes. In January , Candie's announced that Michele would be the spokesmodel for their brand, taking over from Vanessa Hudgens who was the face of the brand for the previous year. Retrieved February 7, Download as PDF Printable version. Retrieved December 17, Hide Show Producer 1 credit. Archived from the original on May 11,
See the full list. If you need a break from the spooks and scares of October, we've filled your Watchlist with titles you won't want to miss. Watch the video. Sign In. Lea Michele Actress Writer Producer. Down this week. View rank on IMDbPro ». Lea was raised Catholic in Tenafly, New Jersey and See full bio ». Filmography by Job Trailers and Videos. Most Anticipated Netflix Releases. Share this page:. What to Watch in October. Around The Web Provided by Taboola. Trending Stars at Comic-Con. Primetime Emmys by the Numbers. Fall TV Top Stars. Create a list ». Hottest Chicks. Above Rubies. Plain looking celebs. Most Narcissistic Actresses. See all related lists ». Do you have a demo reel? Add it to your IMDbPage. Find out more at IMDb Pro ». How Much Have You Seen? How much of Lea Michele's work have you seen? Happy Unconventional Father's Day! See more polls ». Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. See more awards ». Known For. Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return Dorothy. New Year's Eve Elise segment "Elevator". Scream Queens Hester Ulrich. Show all Hide all Show by Hide Show Actress 16 credits. Valentina Barella. Show all 13 episodes. Hester Ulrich. Show all 23 episodes. Rachel Berry. Show all episodes. Rachel Berry voice.
Michele refrained from auditioning for Broadway roles during her freshman, sophomore and junior years so she could focus on her education. Archived from the original on October 22, Retrieved June 2, Archived from the original on January 7, I had so many people telling me 'NO' and giving me these limits in my life. Archived from the original on March 16, Archived from the original on December 21, Retrieved May 12, Archived from the original on April 21, Archived from the original on January 4, Edit Lea Michele. Zandy Reich. Uses her first and middle names as her stage name because she was teased about the pronunciation of her surname. Archived from the original on July 19, I consider myself lucky to be an only child because if I had other siblings, my mother would not have been able to take me to every audition and be so supportive of my career. Human Rights Campaign. Self - Guest Host. Manchester Evening News. Music portal. Stylish Star Named New Spokeswoman". Zandy Reich 9 March - present 1 child. View rank on IMDbPro ». May 25, She ditched the car on the side of the road and ran to her audition with shards of glass in her hair. Archived from the original on October 19, Valentina Barella. Was in a relationship with actor Theo Stockman from November to September Archived from the original on May 2, Archived from the original on July 11, Archived from the original on June 16, Do you have a demo reel? Retrieved November 2, March 24, The Huffington Post. She's someone who has built her career on focusing on what makes her unique and what makes her special. Archived from the original on February 21, Archived from the original on May 11, See the full list. Archived from the original on March 3, Retrieved March 16, In , Michele began portraying Shprintze in the Broadway revival of the musical Fiddler on the Roof , and understudied the role of Chava. Edit Did You Know? Children: Reich, Ever. Glee opened my eyes. April 23, The campaign included magazine advertisement spreads and billboards in Times Square.
Michele has the vocal range of a soprano. Michele was also the understudy for the role of Gavroche. This was followed by the role of Tateh's daughter, the Little Girl, in the original Broadway cast of Ragtime. Michele had been portraying the part of the Little Girl for a year in the original Toronto cast, before the production was transferred to Broadway. In during her senior year of high school , Michele played Shprintze in the Broadway revival of the musical Fiddler on the Roof. She also understudied the role of Chava. Michele then performed on the Broadway revival cast recording of Fiddler on the Roof. She played the role of Wendla Bergmann in Steven Sater and Duncan Sheik's musical version of Spring Awakening , starring in early workshops and Off-Broadway and finally originating the role in the Broadway production in at the age of In February , she performed as Wendla at the Lincoln Center. She elected to remain with Spring Awakening , which debuted on Broadway in December The following month, in January , she performed at the "Alive in the World" benefit concert as the character Phoebe. The performance was in aid of the Twin Towers Orphan Fund. In , she again took part in the Broadway Easter Bonnet benefit, this time with the cast of Spring Awakening. In she released her album " Louder ". In she released a part memoir, part how-to book titled " Brunette Ambition". She now plays Hester Ulrich on "Scream Queens" present. About Songs. About Victor Hugo. Wiki Rules Admin Team. Explore Wikis Community Central. Register Don't have an account? Lea Michele. Edit source History Talk 0. Cancel Save. Universal Conquest Wiki.