Titus Burgess has been singing since long before the debut of “Pinot Noir.” The actor, who stars as Kimmy’s roommate, Titus Andromedon, in the Netflix series, has appeared in numerous Broadway musicals, including as Sebastian in the original cast of The Little Mermaid.
In case you only know her from 30 Rock, Jane Krakowski (Jacqueline White) has a stellar theater resume: The actress won a Tony for the Broadway revival of Nine, and earned nominations for Grand Hotel and She Loves Me. She also won a Laurence Olivier Award for her role in the West End revival of Guys and Dolls. No word yet on whether the Jackie Jormp-Jomp story will ever come to the stage.
The esteemed television actress (who portrays Kimmy’s landlord, Lillian) has played the role of Madame Morrible in Wicked in multiple productions from 2005 to 2014.
Hamilton’s original Thomas Jefferson/Marquis de Lafayette had a guest role as a student at Kimmy’s community college who transfers to Columbia.
Klena, a Broadway star who recently originated the role of Dmitry in Anastasia on Broadway, played the ditzy recurring character DJ Fingablast. He also originated the lead role in the musical Dogfight and appeared in Wicked.
Gehling played a sleazy charmer Kimmy met at a business conference in season 4, but the actor also originated the (slightly sleazy) gynecologist in the Waitress musical.
James Monroe Iglehart
Iglehart plays Titus’ stage rival in Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, and he makes a formidable apponent: Iglehart won the Tony for his performance as the Genie in Aladdin, and in 2017, he took over as Marquis de Lafayette and Thomas Jefferson in Hamilton.
Ebersole guest-starred as Helene, Xanthippe’s biological mother, but the actress has also won Tony Awards for her performances in 42nd Street and Grey Gardens.
The Tony-winning actor (for his eight roles in A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder) sang in Unbreakable Kimmy Schdmit’s gag musical, Daddy’s Boy.
Did the “Daddy’s boy’s daddy’s daddy” look familiar? It’s estemed Broadway actor John Cullum, who’s been nominated for five Tonys and won two — for Shenandoah and On the Twentieth Century.
And of course, the titular Daddy’s boy himself: Nic Rouleau, who starred as Elder Price in The Book of Mormon.