Renée Elise Goldsberry


Renée Elise Goldsberry is a multi-hyphenate actress and singer who has delivered award winning performances both on Broadway and the small screen.

Best known for her role as Angelica Schuyler in the musical phenomenon HAMILTON, which received rave reviews across the board and has become a cultural touchstone for the ages. Renée’s performance earned her a Tony Award, Grammy Award, Drama Desk Award, and Lucille Lortel Award.

HAMILTON was recorded as a movie during the principal casts time on Broadway and the footage was acquired by Disney. The film was released earlier this month and is now streaming on Disney+.

Most recently, Renée starred in the A24’s critical darling, Trey Edward Shults’ feature film WAVES, opposite Sterling K. Brown, which was released Fall of 2019, and in the hit Netflix series “Altered Carbon”. She could also be seen on NBC’s musical sensation, “Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist” in addition to lending her voice to bring characters to life on the Netflix Animated series “Fast & Furious Spy Racers” and “Centaurworld.”

Other highlights from her film and television career include her work on DOCUMENTARY NOW’S cult favorite “Original Cast Album: Co-Op”, “The Good Wife”, THE HOUSE WITH A CLOCK IN ITS WALLS, THE IMMORTAL LIFE OF HENRIETTA LACKS, “The Following”, “The Get Down”, ALL ABOUT YOU, “Evil” and her creation of the beloved character, Evangeline Williamson, on ABC’S “One Life To Live”, for which she received two Daytime Emmy nominations and two NAACP Image Award nominations.

Renée’s appearances on stage include her Outer Critics Circle Award nominated performance opposite Frances McDormand in the play GOOD PEOPLE, and the original Broadway version of THE COLOR PURPLE. She made her Broadway debut as Nala in THE LION KING, and her performance as Mimi in Broadway’s closing cast of RENT was immortalized in film! Off-broadway, Renée’s performance as Sylvia in the Public Theater’s production of TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA for their Shakespeare in the Park series garnered her across the board rave reviews.

Renée has also been the beautiful face of Aveeno in commercial, print and digital.