THE SCREENING ROOM: Happy Birthday, Ricky Martin (Video)

By Playbill Staff
December 24, 2013

Ricky Martin, who starred as Che in the Broadway revival of Evita, celebrates his birthday Dec. 24. Here, Playbill.com looks back at Martin's career with clips of his Broadway outings, his hit music videos and more.



Martin, who appeared on television on the Fox hit musical series "Glee," has also been seen as Marius in Les Misérables. He is best known for his singing career, in which he rose to fame with his 1999 hit song "Livin' la Vida Loca."

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Evita's performance on the Tony Awards:

"High Flying Adored":

The cast of Evita performs on "The View":

"Livin' La Vida Loca":

"She Bangs":

"Come With Me"

"Nobody Wants to Be Lonely" with Christina Aguilera:

 

"María":

"The Cup of Life":

Martin records "High Flying Adored":

Playbill Video visits Evita at the recording studio:

Highlights from Evita:

Evita's press conference:

Martin and the Evita cast on opening night:

Martin sings "A Little Fall of Rain":

Martin talks about Les Miz:

Martin's appearance on "Glee":