Philadelphia native and American Idol season one runner up Justin Guarini just landed his 4th Broadway play taking on the role of ‘Fiyero’ in "Wicked" on Broadway. He was last seen on Broadway in the modern day version of "Romeo and Juliet" in the role of ‘Paris’ starring alongside Orlando Bloom. The staged film version on the play can currently be seen on the big screen in 400 theatres across the U.S.
Since making his Broadway debut in "Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown", the musical based on Pedro Almodóvar's Academy Award-nominated film, he has become one of the “new” faces on Broadway. His follow up to ‘Women’ was his role of ‘Will’ in the Tony Award winning Broadway production of "American Idiot" ,‘Roger’ in the Surflight Theater’s production of "Rent" and starring as ‘Billy Flynn’ in "Chicago" at the Media Theatre in his hometown of Philadelphia and at the Muny is St. Louis. Justin starred in the Alliance Theatre’s production of "Ghosts of Darkland County" in role of ‘Drake McCandless’. Ghosts brought together the creative team of Stephen King (Book), John Mellencamp (Music), T-Bone Burnett (Musical Direction). Justin was one of the faces of the 2012 Fall TV campaign for Old Navy.
Justin is also one of TV Guide Network's resident hosts. In addition to his hosting on the red carpet for TV Guide during Award Season covering The Oscars, The Grammys, The Emmys and more, Justin also hosts their movie premiere and junket specials. Prior to that, Justin was TV Guide Network's resident American Idol expert, and brought a first-hand insider's perspective to his hosting responsibilities as the co-host of the weekly series Idol Tonight, the exclusive pre-show to American Idol, shot before a live audience at Television City Studios in Los Angeles and Reality Chat: Idol Wrap, TV Guide Network's weekly in-studio talk show.
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