Award-Winning Broadway Star
Sutton Foster is an American actress, singer, and dancer. She is best known for her work on the Broadway stage -- for which she has received two Tony Awards for Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Musical -- as well as for her most recent role as "Liza Miller" in the critically-acclaimed, Darren Star-helmed television series, Younger.
On stage, Sutton reprised her Tony Award-winning role as "Reno Sweeney" in Anything Goes at the Barbican Theatre in London. She also made her highly anticipated Broadway return as "Marian" in the revival of The Music Man, opposite Hugh Jackman.
The award-winning actress has appeared on Broadway in The Music Man, Violet, Anything Goes (Tony Award), Shrek, Young Frankenstein, The Drowsy Chaperone, Little Women, Thoroughly Modern Millie (Tony Award), Les Misérables, Annie, The Scarlet Pimpernel, and Grease. Off-Broadway, Sutton has been seen in Sweet Charity (The Pershing Square Signature Center) The Wild Party (City Center Encores!), Trust (Second Stage), and Anyone Can Whistle (City Center Encores!). She has toured all over the country with her solo albums, which include Take Me to the World, Wish, and An Evening with Sutton Foster: Live at the Café Carlyle. Additionally, she has also appeared on television in A Million Little Things, Instinct, Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life, Mad Dogs, Elementary, Psych, Bunheads, Royal Pains, Law & Order: SVU, Flight of the Conchords, and Sesame Street.
Sutton is the author of Hooked: How Crafting Saved My Life, in which she shares funny and intimate stories and reflections about how she has kept her sane while navigating the highs and lows of family, love, and show business.
She holds an honorary doctorate from Ball State University, where she also teaches.