Bring On the Men: A Look at the Leading Men of Broadway

By Ben Rimalower
30 Nov 2013



Mandy Patinkin

Mandy Patinkin

Mandy Patinkin hasn't acted in a Broadway musical since Michael John LaChiusa's The Wild Party in 2000, and his long career has taken many different paths over the years since his Tony-winning Broadway debut in Evita in 1980, but wherever the wind may take Patinkin (including the current mega-hit Showtime series "Homeland"), his trademark intensity is irreplaceable. This was never more true than in his game-changing performance creating the title role in Sondheim's Sunday in the Park with George. His rendition of "Finishing the Hat" alone would forever secure his position on this list.

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