Gregory Jbara received the 2009 Tony Award, Drama Desk Award and Outer Critics Circle Award for his performance as 'Jackie Elliot' in Billy Elliot the musical on Broadway. Mr. Jbara also originated the roles of 'André Thibault' in Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (Drama Desk Nomination), 'Squash Bernstein' in Victor/Victoria and 'Sohovik' in the 1994 revival of Damn Yankees! In 1997 Mr. Jbara was the second actor to star as 'Billy Flynn' in the Tony Award winning revival of Chicago. LA Theatre credits include: Little Fish, Precious Sons (Garland Award), ...House That Jack Built and First Lady Suite at The Blank Theatre and Felix & Oscar at The Geffen. Film credits include Out Of Step, Exit Speed, Project 96b (48 Hour Film Project-LA Winner '07), Enchanted, Ira & Abby, In & Out, Jeffrey, A Midsummer Night's Dream, The First 20 Million..., World Trade Center, Out-Of-Towners. TV recurring roles on Grounded For Life, That's Life, The Drew Carey Show, and All My Children. TV guest starring roles include Monk, The Unit, Twenty Good Years, Conviction, Friends, Century City, The West Wing, Without A Trace, Touched By An Angel, Crossing Jordan, Providence, Ally McBeal, Malcolm In The Middle, Frasier, Family Guy, American Dad, Rocket Power, Come On Over and the webseries the Other Hef. Juilliard graduate. Resides in Los Angeles with wife Julie and sons Zachary and Aidan.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2010.
Gregory Jbara Facts
|Birthday||September 28, 1961 (57)|
|Birthplace||Westland, Michigan, USA|