PLAYBILL PICKS: A Dozen Actresses We'd Like to See Play Fanny Brice in a Broadway Revival of Funny Girl

By Playbill Staff
18 Jul 2013

Nina Arianda

Nina Arianda
We're not sure whether Nina Arianda sings, but her two Broadway appearances were so spectacular — displaying a gift for comedy in the revival of Born Yesterday and an equal flair for drama in her Tony-winning performance in David Ives' Venus and Fur — that we would be eager to see the many dimensions she would bring to the role of Fanny Brice.