THE SCREENING ROOM: Happy Birthday, Lea Salonga (Video)
22 Feb 2013
Tony Award winner Lea Salonga, most recently seen in the star-studded New York concert of Ragtime, celebrates her birthday Feb. 22. In celebration of the award-winning performer, Playbill.com looks back at her career.
Salonga, who took home the Tony Award in 1991 for her performance in Miss Saigon, has also been seen on Broadway in Les Misérables and Flower Drum Song. She is also known for her portrayal of Princess Jasmine in the Disney movie musical "Aladdin."
Set in the magical world of La Belle Epoque Paris, where fashion, glamour, and passion prevail, Lerner and Loewe's celebrated musical is a romantic comedy about one young woman's journey to find her true self... and her true love.