Tituss Burgess

  • Birth Place: Georgia, United States
  • Profession: Actor

Fast Facts

  • Played a prince in The Festival of the Lion King at Walt Disney World after graduating college. 
  • Made his Broadway debut in 2005 in Good Vibrations.
  • Originated the role of Sebastian the Crab in the 2007 Broadway musical The Little Mermaid.
  • Released an album titled Comfortable in 2012.

Awards

  • 2015, Emmy — Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series: Nominee
  • 2017, Emmy — Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series: Nominee
  • 2016, Critics' Choice Awards — Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series: Nominee
  • 2016, Emmy — Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series: Nominee
  • 2016, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series: Nominee
  • 2017, Critics' Choice Awards — Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series: Nominee
  • 2018, Emmy — Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series: Nominee
  • 2015, Critics' Choice Television Awards — Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series: Nominee

Relationships

  • Sandra Burgess-Morse — Mother

College

  • University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, United States (BA in Music, 2001)

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