Idina Menzel is an American actress and singer-songwriter. She rose to prominence when she originated the role of Maureen Johnson in the Bradway Musical, RENT, a role which she reprised for the 2005 feature film adaption of the musical. In 2004, she won the Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical for her role of Elphaba in Wicked. She was honored with the Breakthrough Artist award at the 2014 Billboard Women in Music awards ceremony. She is also known for her recurring role on Glee, her role as Nancy in Enchanted, and for the voice of Elsa inFrozen. Idina released her self titled album in September, 2016.