Wilson Jermaine Heredia

Actor, Singer, Songwriter
As the multitalented, transgender Angel in both the stage and film versions of the acclaimed musical "Rent," Wilson Jermaine Heredia wowed audiences for years with a standout performance among standout performances.
Born: 12/01/1971 in Brooklyn, New York, USA

Filmography

Actor (10)

IMurders 2014 (Movie)

Mark Saunders (Actor)

Johnny Was 2014 (Movie)

Sparra (Actor)

The Girl From the Naked Eye 2012 (Movie)

(Actor)

Descent 2007 (Movie)

Diego (Actor)

Without A Trace 2007 (Tv Show)

Actor

Medium 2006 (Tv Show)

Actor

The 11th Annual Critics' Choice Awards 2005 - 2006 (TV Show)

Actor

Rent 2005 (Movie)

Angel Dumott Schunard (Actor)

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit 2000 (Tv Show)

Actor

Flawless 1999 (Movie)

Cha-Cha (Actor)

Biography

As the multitalented, transgender Angel in both the stage and film versions of the acclaimed musical "Rent," Wilson Jermaine Heredia wowed audiences for years with a standout performance among standout performances.

Milestones

2007

Collaborated with Dawson and Thoms, his "Rent" co-stars for the feature "Descent"

2005

Reprised the role of Angel for the big-screen adaptation of Jonathan Larson's Tony-winning musical "Rent"

1999

Starred in Joel Schumacher’s "Flawless" starring Robert DeNiro and Philip Seymour Hoffman

1998

Re-created this role in the original London production of "Rent"; garnered an Olivier nomination for Best Featured Actor in a Musical

1998

Feature debut, opposite Jon Cryer in "Went to Coney Island on a Mission From God... Be Back by Five"

1996

Continued on with the production of "Rent" to made his Tony award winning Broadway debut

1995

Acting debut playing Angel, the spirited drag queen "Rent," the off-Broadway musical by Jonathan Larson

Raised in Brooklyn

Danced in (and was choreographer for) several music videos including "Joli" and "Josue de Jesus"

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