Justin Paul

Justin Paul (born January 3, 1985) is an American theater and television composer and lyricist best known for his works The Greatest Showman, La La Land and Dear Evan Hansen.wikipedia
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The Greatest Showman

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Justin Paul (born January 3, 1985) is an American theater and television composer and lyricist best known for his works The Greatest Showman, La La Land and Dear Evan Hansen.
Featuring nine original songs from Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, the film is inspired by the story of P. T. Barnum's creation of Barnum's American Museum and the lives of its star attractions.

Dear Evan Hansen

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Justin Paul (born January 3, 1985) is an American theater and television composer and lyricist best known for his works The Greatest Showman, La La Land and Dear Evan Hansen.
Dear Evan Hansen is a stage musical with music and lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, and book by Steven Levenson.

Pasek and Paul

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He is the co-creator, with Benj Pasek of the song cycle Edges.
Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, known together as Pasek and Paul, are an American songwriting duo and composing team for musical theater, films, and television.

City of Stars

The duo won the 2017 Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song for "City of Stars."
The music of the song was composed by Justin Hurwitz while the lyrics were provided by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul.

Staples High School

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He attended Music Theatre of Connecticut School of Performing Arts, Coleytown Middle School, and Staples High School, both in Westport, Connecticut. While at Staples High School, he was an active member of the school's theater group, Staples Players. He graduated from the University of Michigan in December 2006 with a BFA in Musical Theatre.

Johnny and the Sprites

Also with Pasek, he is one of the songwriters for the Disney Channel show Johnny and the Sprites.

James and the Giant Peach

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He also composed the musical James and the Giant Peach with Benj Pasek.
The book was made into a musical with music and lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul and book by Timothy Allen McDonald.

Tony Award for Best Original Score

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At the 71st Tony Awards, it is nominated for nine awards including Best Musical, Best Score, Best Book of a Musical, and Best Actor in a Musical for Platt.

Theatre

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Justin Paul (born January 3, 1985) is an American theater and television composer and lyricist best known for his works The Greatest Showman, La La Land and Dear Evan Hansen.

Television

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Justin Paul (born January 3, 1985) is an American theater and television composer and lyricist best known for his works The Greatest Showman, La La Land and Dear Evan Hansen.

Composer

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Justin Paul (born January 3, 1985) is an American theater and television composer and lyricist best known for his works The Greatest Showman, La La Land and Dear Evan Hansen.

La La Land (film)

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Justin Paul (born January 3, 1985) is an American theater and television composer and lyricist best known for his works The Greatest Showman, La La Land and Dear Evan Hansen.

Westport, Connecticut

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He attended Music Theatre of Connecticut School of Performing Arts, Coleytown Middle School, and Staples High School, both in Westport, Connecticut.

University of Michigan

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While at Staples High School, he was an active member of the school's theater group, Staples Players. He graduated from the University of Michigan in December 2006 with a BFA in Musical Theatre.

Song cycle

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He is the co-creator, with Benj Pasek of the song cycle Edges.

Edges (musical)

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He is the co-creator, with Benj Pasek of the song cycle Edges.

Dogfight (musical)

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He also co-wrote and co-composed the musical Dogfight, which opened Off-Broadway at the Second Stage Theatre in July 2012.

Off-Broadway

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He also co-wrote and co-composed the musical Dogfight, which opened Off-Broadway at the Second Stage Theatre in July 2012.

Second Stage Theater

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He also co-wrote and co-composed the musical Dogfight, which opened Off-Broadway at the Second Stage Theatre in July 2012.

Damien Chazelle

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The film was written and directed by Damien Chazelle, and stars Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling.

Emma Stone

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The film was written and directed by Damien Chazelle, and stars Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling.

Ryan Gosling

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The film was written and directed by Damien Chazelle, and stars Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling.