Susan Egan is an American actress, singer, and dancer who has graced the Broadway stage with her captivating performances and enchanting vocals. Her journey to Broadway stardom began with her portrayal of Belle in the 1994 Broadway musical adaptation of Beauty and the Beast. Her captivating rendition of the iconic song "Belle" and her embodiment of the character's intelligence, compassion, and love for adventure earned her critical acclaim and a Tony Award nomination for Best Actress in a Musical.
Egan's Broadway credits extend beyond her iconic role as Belle. She has headlined as Sally Bowles in Cabaret, Thoroughly Modern Millie in Thoroughly Modern Millie, and Rose/Pink Diamond in Steven Universe. Her performances have garnered praise for their vocal prowess, stage presence, and ability to connect with audiences.
Beyond Broadway, Egan has lent her voice to numerous animated characters, including Meg in Disney's Hercules, Madame Gina in Hayao Miyazaki's Porco Rosso, and Lin in the Academy Award-winning film Spirited Away. Her vocal versatility and ability to bring characters to life through her singing have made her a sought-after voice actor.