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Jonathan Drew Groff (born March 26, 1985) is an American actor and singer.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 was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical.In 2010, he guest-starred in eight episodes of the Fox musical comedy-drama Glee alongside Lea Michele as Jesse St. Following the film's massive commercial success and its ranking as the highest-grossing animated film of all time, the sixth highest-grossing film of all time, and the highest-grossing film of 2013, Groff reprised his role in the short film sequel Frozen Fever, which premiered on March 13, 2015.Groff starred in a production of the musical A New Brain, presented as part of the New York City Center's Encores! The show was directed by James Lapine and took place from June 24 through June 27, 2015.Groff was born in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, to Julie (née Witmer), a physical education teacher, and Jim Groff, a harness horse trainer. Groff is a first cousin of James Wolpert, a semifinalist on the fifth season of The Voice.His father's family is Mennonite; of his upbringing, he has said: "My mother's side of the family is Methodist, which is how I was raised.Groff, a Broadway veteran known for his role on TV's "Boss" opposite Kelsey Grammar as well as guest-starring stints on "Glee," is currently gearing up to star in an as-yet-untitled HBO series which he recently described as focusing on "the gay experience." He'll also be seen opposite Julia Roberts and Mark Ruffalo in the film version of Larry Kramer's "The Normal Heart," which is set to air on HBO next year.Groff is also said to be consoling "Glee" co-star Lea Michele, whom he befriended during the run of Broadway's "Spring Awakening," on the death of her boyfriend Cory Monteith, according to US Weekly.
His storyline about a school shooting was cut due to the Virginia Tech shooting in April 2007, and Groff only appeared in 11 episodes.
It's splitsville for "Star Trek" hunk Zachary Quinto and boyfriend Jonathan Groff.
According to both US Weekly and Perez Hilton, the handsome pair's conflicting work schedules were to blame for the breakup.
Groff originated the role of Melchior Gabor in the Broadway production of the rock musical Spring Awakening.
He played the role from its debut on December 10, 2006, through May 18, 2008, when he departed the production with his co-star and best friend Lea Michele.Groff next appeared in the Off-Broadway production of the play Prayer for My Enemy by Craig Lucas.