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Thursday, December 18, 2008

Jerome Stephens Jr. on Broadway in The Lion King!

Jerome Stephens Jr. is currently on Broadway playing the role of young Simba in Disney's smash hit The Lion King! He made his debut on August 26, at just eight years old and is the youngest child ever to play this role.

Jerome competed at the 2008 Los Angeles IMTA Convention. He won the award for Singing Child of the Year and First Runner up for Runway Modeling!!

Jerome competing at IMTA!!

Jerome recently finished filming the movie This Must Be The Place. The film is by Sam Mendes and stars Maggie Gyllenhaal, John Krasinski, Jeff Daniels and Allison Janney. The movie is about a couple who move around the United States looking for the perfect place to start a family. Jerome plays the couple's adopted son. Jerome has also been in many national commercials.

We're sure to be seeing a lot more from this talented young performer!

1 comment:

Armil@broadway lion king said...

Wow very talented kid!
when I'll be having my kids I'm gonna train them well to have the guts to be like this kid!

Go kid!