Lin-Manuel Miranda on Carpool Karaoke Is the Closest You’ll Come to Seeing ‘Hamilton’
Do you wish you could see Hamilton? Well, tough luck, because Hamilton tickets are still almost impossible to come by. You better be either so connected that the idea of attending a musical is frivolous to you because you have countries to crush.
But never fear: The Late Late Show’s James Corden has wrangled Lin-Manuel Miranda, Audra McDonald, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, and Jane Krakowski, to knock some familiar Broadway showtunes out of the park. They start with a few selections from Hamilton, then move on to hits from Rent, Jersey Boys, and Les Miserables.
James Corden’s carpool karaoke series is one of the most popular recurring bits on late night TV. For more, check out his videos with Jennifer Lopez, Carrie Underwood, and, most legendarily of all, Adele.
This is not the first time Lin-Manuel Miranda has done something super-cool on TV, either. A few months ago, he and Harry Potter star/Panama Papers target Emma Watson teamed up to rap about gender equality on ABC News.
He’s also been known to engage with fans regularly, tweeting out fan parodies like the amazing “Batlexander Manilton.” What’s Batlexander Manilton? I’m glad you asked:
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