Santino Fontana Biography, Age, Wife, Movies, Frozen, and Net Worth

Santino Fontana Biography

Santino Anthony Fontana best known as Santino Fontana is an American actor and singer. He was born on March 21st, 1982 in Stockton, California.

He is the son of Sharon Marie Fontana and Ernest John Fontana. He has one sister. In 2000, he graduated from Richland High School in Richland, Washington. He studied Theater Arts at Interlochen Arts Camp at Interlochen Center for Arts. He graduated in 2004 from the University of Minnesota/Guthrie Theater BFA Actor Training Program.

Santino Fontana Career

In 2005, as an individual from the Essentials, Fontana co-composed the melodic satire Perfect Harmony, and started the job of Philip Fellowes V. In 2006, he featured as Hamlet in The Guthrie Theater’s presentation of the Shakespearean great, before moving to New York City to star as Matt in the Off-Broadway recovery of The Fantasticks.

His Broadway introduction was Sunday in the Park with George in 2007. Fontana started the job of Tony in the Broadway generation of Billy Elliot from October 1, 2008, to July 4, 2009. He was granted the 2010 Drama Desk Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play for his work in Brighton Beach Memoirs.

Santino Fontana
Santino Fontana

He featured as Prince Topher in Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella on Broadway, for which he was named for a Tony Award for Best Leading Actor in a Musical.

In 2013, he gave the voice of Prince Hans in the Walt Disney Animation Studios film Frozen. In 2015, Fontana turned into the primary visitor craftsman to perform multiple times over the course of about one year with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir where he met the cast of Sesame Street.

Fontana likewise joined the cast of the CW sentimental melodic parody dramatization Crazy Ex-Girlfriend that equivalent year. On November 11, 2016, it was reported that Fontana was leaving the TV arrangement after his one-year contract with the CW.

He stars as Michael Dorsey in the stage melodic adjustment of the film Tootsie, which debuted in Chicago at the Cadillac Palace Theater from September 11 to October 14, 2018. The melodic opened on Broadway on April 23, 2019.

The course is by Scott Ellis with music and verses by David Yazbek and book by Robert Horn. He won the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical for the creation.

Santino Fontana Movies

Broadway Credits | Santino Fontana Broadway

  • Sunday in the Park with George
  • Billy Elliot the Musical
  • Brighton Beach Memoirs and Broadway Bound
  • A View from the Bridge
  • The Importance of Being Earnest
  • Cinderella
  • Act One
  • Hello, Dolly!
  • Tootsie

Other Stage Credits

  • A Christmas Carol
  • Six Degrees of Separation
  • La Traviata
  • Death of a Salesman
  • As You Like It
  • Once in a Lifetime
  • 9/11 Project
  • On the Verge
  • Loves Labour’s Lost
  • Perfect Harmony
  • Hamlet
  • The Fantasticks
  • Noël Coward’s Hay Fever
  • Sons of the Prophet
  • 1776
  • Kurt Vonnegut’s God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater
  • Tootsie

Songs

  • Keep Christmas With You

Movies

  • Newsworthy
  • Nancy, Please
  • Frozen
  • Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit
  • Fade to White
  • Frozen Fever
  • Sisters
  • Off the Menu
  • Impossible Monsters
  • Frozen 2

Television/Web Series

  • The Good Wife
  • Nurse Jackie
  • Submissions Only
  • A Gifted Man
  • Royal Pains
  • Made in Jersey
  • A Summer Celebration of Song
  • Mozart in the Jungle
  • Keep Christmas With You
  • Crazy Ex-Girlfriend
  • Shades of Blue
  • BrainDead

Santino Fontana Crazy Ex-Girlfriend

He played the character role of Greg Serrano for 22 episodes in this TV series. Successful and driven, Rebecca Bunch seemingly has it all — an upscale apartment in Manhattan and a partnership at a prestigious law firm — but she feels like something is missing.

After a chance meeting with a former romantic interest, Rebecca impulsively decides to give up her life in New York and relocate to West Covina, Calif., a Los Angeles suburb she hopes will be the perfect home base as she embarks on a quest for love, adventure, and true happiness. Star Rachel Bloom also serves as an executive producer.

Composer(s): Adam Schlesinger; Jerome Kurtenbach (pilot only); Frank Ciampi; Tom Polce
Network: The CW Television Network
No. of episodes: 57 (list of episodes)

Santino Fontana Frozen

In both Frozen 1 and Frozen 2, he plays the voice role of Hans. Elsa the Snow Queen and her sister embark on an adventure far away from the kingdom of Arendelle.

Initial release: 22 November 2019 (USA)
Directors: Jennifer Lee, Chris Buck
Film series: Frozen
Music composed by Kristen Anderson-Lopez
Screenplay: Jennifer Lee, Allison Schroeder

Santino Fontana Tootsie

He played the role of Michael Dorsey/Dorothy Michaels in this theater play at the Cadillac Palace Theater. New York actor Michael Dorsey (Dustin Hoffman) is a talented perfectionist who is so hard on himself and others that his agent (Sydney Pollack) can no longer find work for him.

After a soap opera audition goes poorly, Michael reinvents himself as actress Dorothy Michaels and wins the part. What was supposed to be a short-lived role turns into a long-term contract, but when Michael falls for his castmate Julie (Jessica Lange), complications develop that could wreck everything.

Initial release: 1 December 1982 (USA)
Director: Sydney Pollack
Awards: Academy Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role, MORE
Screenplay: Barry Levinson, Larry Gelbart, Murray Schisgal, Elaine May, Robert Garland

Santino Fontana Hello Dolly

He played the role of Cornelius Hackl in this play. It was performed in the Shubert Theatre. Hello, Dolly! is a 1964 musical with lyrics and music by Jerry Herman and a book by Michael Stewart, based on Thornton Wilder’s 1938 farce The Merchant of Yonkers, which Wilder revised and retitled The Matchmaker in 1955.

First performance: 16 January 1964
Playwright: Michael Stewart
Composer: Jerry Herman
Lyricist: Jerry Herman

Santino Fontana Mozart

He portrayed Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart for 4 episodes of this TV series. As Amazon’s “Mozart in the Jungle” opens, Maestro Thomas takes his final bow with the New York Symphony. Applause dies down, and the orchestra’s chairwoman introduces a new conductor — young, flamboyant, talented Rodrigo, who strides onto the stage, bows, and turns his baton into a rose! The conflict begins for the badly behaved genius and his stodgy predecessor, now music director emeritus. Rodrigo promises to change when he icily reviews Thomas’s last concert, and it starts with auditions that alter life for a female oboist scrambling for gigs.

No. of episodes: 40 (list of episodes)
Network: Amazon Prime Video

Santino Fontana Cinderella

After her father unexpectedly dies, young Ella (Lily James) finds herself at the mercy of her cruel stepmother (Cate Blanchett) and stepsisters, who reduce her to scullery maid.

Despite her circumstances, she refuses to despair. An invitation to a palace ball gives Ella hope that she might reunite with the dashing stranger (Richard Madden) she met in the woods, but her stepmother prevents her from going. Help arrives in the form of a kindly beggar woman who has a magic touch for ordinary things.

Initial release: 6 March 2015 (Ukraine)
Director: Kenneth Branagh
Featured song: Strong
Budget: $95–100 million
Box office: 543.5 million USD

Santino Fontana Audiobooks

Here is a list of his Audiobooks;

  • The Deal Of A Lifetime
  • You
  • Hidden Bodies
  • The Laws of Medicine
  • The Perfect Pass: American Genius and the Reinvention of Football
  • Glory over Everything: Beyond The Kitchen House

Santino Fontana Age

He was born on March 21st, 1982 in Stockton, California.

Santino Fontana Wife

He has been married to Jessica Hershberg since 2015.

Santino Fontana Height

He is 1.78 M tall.

Santino Fontana Net Worth

He has an estimated net worth of $30 million.

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