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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Anthony Deane Rapp  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Born: 1971 in Chicago, Illinois


-- Anthony Deane Rapp on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=anthony+deane+rapp


Illinois Connection

He was born in Chicago, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Anthony Rapp is an actor and singer, he appeared in the Broadway production of the musical Rent and in You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown, John Guare's Six Degrees of Seperation and Precious Sons. He is in films such as Danny Roane: First Time Director, Adventures in Babysitting, School Ties, Dazed and Confused, Six Degrees of Seperation, Man of the Century, David Searching, Road Trip, A Beautiful Mind, and Rent. He has been on several television programs such as The Lazarus Man, The X-Files, The Beach Boys: An American Family, Law and Order: SVU, and Kidnapped. He is the singer in the band Albinokid, and on the solo album Look Around.


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Titles At Your Library

Without You: A Memoir of Love, Loss, and the Musical Rent
ISBN: 0743269764

Simon & Schuster. 2006

The personal story of the actor who portrayed Rent's Mark Cohen covers such topics as his Broadway successes, his grief at the death of the production's Pulitzer Prize-winning creator, and his struggles with his mother's life-threatening illness. 25,000 first printing.


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