Beyond the Barricades:
Les Misérables' Jean Valjean
The Tony Award-winning, international hit musical
by Les Misérables Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg will officially open on Broadway in a new revival March 23.
In celebration of the new production, starring West End actor
Ramin Karimloo as Jean Valjean, Andy Mientus as Marius, Samantha Hill as Cosette, Tony Award nominee Will Swenson as Javert, West End and Broadway actress Caissie Levy as Fantine, Tony Award winner Nikki M. James as Eponine, Kyle Scatliffe as Enjolras, Canadian actor Cliff Saunders as Thenardier and Tony Award nominee Keala Settle as Madame Thenardier, Playbill.com is looking back at a selection of Les Miz leading players who came before.
This week we look at Les Misérables' Jean Valjean.
Check out previous Beyond the Barricades features, spotlighting
Thénardier and Madame Thénardier, Marius and Cosette, Eponine, Javert and Fantine.
Click through for a tour of actors who previously stood behind the barricades.
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