Hamilton's America: Documentary trailer takes viewers inside hit musical
Get ready to add more fuel to your Hamilton FOMO because the first trailer for PBS’ documentary about the musical is here.
“When you told us, ‘I’m going to do a rap about Alexander Hamilton,’ we said, ‘Well, good luck with that,'” Obama tells a laughing Miranda in the clip. Later on, The Tonight Show host says, “Hamilton is somewhere going, ‘Thank you.'”
In June, Hamilton took home 11 Tony Awards, including Best Musical and acting awards for former cast members Leslie Odom Jr. (Aaron Burr), Daveed Diggs (Thomas Jefferson/Marquis de Lafayette), and Renée Elise Goldsberry (Angelica Schuyler).
Hamilton’s America, part of PBS’ Great Performances series, will dbut Friday Oct. 21 at 9 p.m. ET.