Wayne Brady joining Chicago production of ‘Hamilton’

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BEVERLY HILLS, CA - MAY 04:  Host Wayne Brady speaks on stage at the 17th Annual Golden Trailer Awards on May 04, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Rich Polk/Getty Images for The Golden Trailer Awards)

BEVERLY HILLS, CA – MAY 04: Host Wayne Brady speaks on stage at the 17th Annual Golden Trailer Awards on May 04, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Rich Polk/Getty Images for The Golden Trailer Awards)

CHICAGO – Wayne Brady is joining the Chicago cast of “Hamilton.”

The five time Emmy Award winner and Grammy nominee will join the Chicago company of HAMILTON as Aaron Burr starting Tuesday, January 17th.

Brady is no stranger to the stage and made his Broadway debut as Billy Flynn in Chicago. He’s also appeared in “Who’s Line Is It Anyway?” “30 Rock,” “Everybody Loves Chris,” “How I Met Your Mother” and more.

Brady replaces Joshua Henry who is joining the national tour of the musical.

Brady’s run as Burr is scheduled to go through Sunday, April 9.