Jessie Ruth Mueller ( born February 20, 1983) popularly known as Jessie Muller, is an American actress and singer who came to prominence for her roles as Carrie Pipperidge in Carousel and Amalia Balash in She Loves Me.
She was named Actor of the Year by Chicago Tribune and also won Best Lead Actress in She Loves Me.
|Full Name:||Jessie Ruth Mueller|
|Birth Date:||February 20, 1983|
|Birth Place:||Evanston, Illinois|
|Height:||5 feet 5 in|
|Net Worth:||$20 million|
Jessie Mueller was born on February 20, 1983 in Evanston, Illinois to parents,Jill and Roger Mueller.
She grew in a family of actors as her parents are actors while her brothers, Andrew and Matt and her sister, Abby are also actors.
She attended Evanston Township High School and Syracuse University for her high school and tertiary education respectively.
Mueller began her acting in Chicago where she starred in Once Upon a Mattress and Meet Me in St. Louis.
She came through with her Broadway debut as Melinda Wells in a revised revival of On a Clear Day You Can See Forever. She played Cinderella in the Public Theater’s 2012 production of Stephen Sonheim’s Into the Woods at tbe Delacorte Theater.
She came to limelight for her role as Carrie Pipperidge in Carousel and also got more exposure for her role as Amalia Balash in She Loves Me.
She made her feature film debut in the historical drama, The Post, alongside the likes of Tom Hanks, Sarah Paulson, Carrie Coon and Meryl Streep.
She made appearance as Marian Paroo in the Kennedy center’s semi-staged production of The Music Man and also portrayed country music legend Loretta Lynn in the Lifetime original movie Patsy & Loretta.
Mueller is married to an actor and film producer, Andy Truschinski. The couple who met in 2009, now lives together in New York City.
Awards & Nominations
Mueller has won numerous awards such as:
- Outstanding Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical at Drama Desk Award (2018)
- Best Musical Theatre Album at Grammy Award (2015)
- Best Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical at Tony Award (2013)
- Actress in a Supporting Role in a Musical at Joseph Jefgwrson Award (2011)
She has nominations such as;
- Best Actress in a Limited Series at Critics’ Choice Television Award (2020)
- Best Musical Theatre Album at Grammy Award (2019)
- Distinguished Performance at Drama League Award (2016)
- Outstanding Actress in a Musical at Drama Desk Award (2015)
Jessie Mueller is an American actress with am estimated net worth of $20 million
- Social Media
- Instagram: @jessiermueller