Borle made his Broadway debut in 1998, understudying the role of Willard in the stage adaptation of the film Footloose.
He was featured in the 2000 revival of Jesus Christ Superstar, and was the dance captain and understudy of several characters for the short-lived 2002 musical Amour.
It just goes to show that it must be so hard to carry out relationships in showbiz, especially as actors.
When you spend day in, day out with the same people, usually baring your soul all the while, it can get hard to separate real life from work. But we'll have happier Broadway news as the Tonys move along, so stay tuned!
The song, "That's on e Bay" was a parody of the standard "That's Amore".
Also in 2003, he replaced Gavin Creel in the role of Jimmy in Thoroughly Modern Millie.
And then Natalie, sitting beside me, mentioned something about Sutton Foster and Bobby Cannavale being the current big showbiz couple. The two married a few years ago, and it's one of those matches that made me go “Awwwww!
”But I did some digging just now, and alas, my bubble has been burst: Borle allegedly carried out an affair with Laura “Elle Woods” Bell Bundy during the run of , after which Foster divorced him.
And now I'm kind of sad, and the awards haven't even started yet! Here's what happened: There I was, watching the Tony Awards red carpet webcast with Natalie and my roommate.
When one thing didn’t work, she tried something else, losing herself in the process.
Interestingly Christian and Sutton had made a concerted effort to remain friends.
Like other Broadway couples before them (for instance Tye Diggs and Idina Menzel), they were unable to maintain their marriage, however. Sutton admitted that she went to “crazy town” after the divorce.
Broadway stars are way less in the limelight than Hollywood stars, but the job takes a toll nonetheless. For the longest time she had no idea how to deal with the situation.