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Jonathan Groff

Jonathan Drew Groff (born March 26, 1985) is an American actor and singer known for his performances on stage, screen, and television. Groff is the recipient of a Grammy Award and has been nominated for two Tony Awards, two Drama League Awards, a Drama Desk Award and an Emmy Award. Groff rose to prominence in 2006 for his performance in the lead role of Melchior Gabor in the original Broadway production of Spring Awakening, for which he received widespread acclaim and was nominated for a 2007 Tony Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical, becoming one of the youngest nominees for the award, at age 22. He returned to Broadway in 2015 to play the role of King George III in Hamilton, a performance for which he earned a nomination for a 2016 Tony Award for Best Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical. He also appeared on the cast recording, for which he received a 2016 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album. Groff is also known for his roles in television and film. He was a recurring guest star in the Fox musical-comedy series Glee (2009–2015) as Jesse St. James, during which he was featured on four of the series' soundtrack albums and made a special appearance in the show's concert tour, Glee Live! In Concert!, in 2010. Groff voiced the roles of Kristoff and Sven in Disney's Frozen franchise, including Frozen (2013) and Frozen II (2019), two of the highest-grossing films of all time, as well as the short films Frozen Fever (2015) and Olaf's Frozen Adventure (2017). He starred as Patrick Murray in the HBO comedy-drama series Looking (2014–2015), the network's first TV series centering around the lives of gay men, and its subsequent series finale television film, Looking: The Movie (2016). Groff is also known for his role as FBI Special Agent Holden Ford in the critically acclaimed Netflix period crime drama Mindhunter (2017–2019), produced by David Fincher. In 2021, he received a nomination for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Actor in a Supporting Role in a Limited Series or Movie for his performance in the Disney+ live stage recording of Hamilton. Groff stars in 2021's The Matrix Resurrections. Other upcoming projects include Molly and the Moon and Lost Ollie.

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Mar 26, 1985 In Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Molly And The Moon
Latest Project:
Movie Knock at the Cabin 2023-02-01
Known For
Movie Molly And The Moon Brian 2024
Series Saturday TV Funhouse 2024
Series Pretty/Handsome Patrick Fitzpayne 2024
Movie Knock at the Cabin Eric 2023-02-01
Movie Spring Awakening: Those You've Known Self - Melchior 2022-05-03
Series Lost Ollie Ollie (voice) 2022-08-24
Movie Broadway: Beyond the Golden Age Host 2021-08-14
Movie The Matrix Resurrections Smith 2021-12-16
Series Visible: Out On Television Self 2020-02-14
Movie Once Upon a Snowman Kristoff (voice - archival) 2020-10-23
Movie An Evening With Audra McDonald 2020-12-09
Movie Hamilton King George III 2020-07-03
Series Into the Unknown: Making Frozen II Self 2020-06-26
Movie Frozen II Kristoff (voice) 2019-11-20
Movie Blindspotting Man by Fence (Uncredited) 2018-07-20
Series Mindhunter Holden Ford 2017-10-13
Movie The Untold Tales of Armistead Maupin Self 2017-03-11
Movie Olaf's Frozen Adventure Kristoff (voice) 2017-10-27
Movie LEGO Frozen Northern Lights Kristoff (voice) 2017-01-05
Movie Looking: The Movie Patrick Murray 2016-07-24
Movie Hamilton's America Self 2016-10-01
Movie Frozen Fever Kristoff (voice) 2015-03-09
Movie A New Brain Gordon Schwinn 2015-06-24
Movie The Normal Heart Craig 2014-05-25
Movie American Sniper Young Vet-Mads 2014-12-25
Movie The Story of Frozen: Making a Disney Animated Classic Himself 2014-09-15
Series Looking Patrick 2014-01-19
Movie The Making of Frozen Self 2014-03-18
Movie Showing Up Self 2014-02-25
Movie Russian Broadway Shut Down 2014-01-23
Movie C.O.G. David 2013-09-20
Movie Frozen Kristoff (voice) 2013-11-20
Movie Glee: The Concert Movie Jesse St. James 2011-08-11
Series Boss Ian Todd 2011-10-21
Movie Glee Encore Jesse St. James 2011-04-19
Movie Twelve Thirty Jeff 2011-01-14
Movie Kung Fu Panda Holiday Master Rhino (voice) 2010-11-26
Movie The Conspirator Louis Weichmann 2010-09-10
Movie Taking Woodstock Michael Lang 2009-08-26