Christian Borle

Stage Actor

Birthday October 1, 1973

Birth Sign Libra

Birthplace Pittsburgh, PA

Age 50 years old

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Actor best known for his Tony Award-winning Broadway performances in Peter and the Starcatcher and Something Rotten! He is also known for his role as Emmett in Broadway's Legally Blonde and for his role as Tom Levitt on the NBC drama Smash.

Before Fame

After graduating from Carnegie Mellon University, he made his stage debut in 1998 as an understudy in the role of Willard in Footloose.


He earned a Drama Desk Award nomination in 2005 for his role in Monty Python's Spamalot, and received his first Tony nomination for his performance as Emmett Forrest in Legally Blonde.

Family Life

He married Sutton Foster, his co-star in Thoroughly Modern Millie, in 2006; the pair divorced in 2010.

Associated With

He had a supporting role opposite Jennifer Aniston in the 2010 romantic comedy The Bounty Hunter.