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Desmond Richardson

Desmond Richardson is known for his work on Chicago (2002), Across the Universe (2007) and Fall to Rise (2014). See full bio »
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Known For

Chicago Male Dancer / Male Ensemble
Across the Universe
Fall to Rise
One Last Dance


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 2009 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (choreographer - 9 episodes)
- Finale: Winner Announced (2009) ... (choreographer)
- Finale: Winner Announced (2009) ... (choreographer)
- Top Four Perform (2009) ... (choreographer)
- Two of Six Voted Off (2009) ... (choreographer)
- Top Six Perform (2009) ... (choreographer)
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 2015 Love for Passion (Short)
 2014 Fall to Rise
 2007 Light and the Sufferer
 2007 Across the Universe
Dancer (as Desmond S. Richardson)
 2003 One Last Dance
 2002 Chicago
Male Dancer / Male Ensemble
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  Move (Documentary) (post-production)
 2016 The Jimmy Star Show with Ron Russell (TV Series)
Himself - Guest
- High Strung Movie Premier in NYC (2016) ... Himself - Guest
 2012 Figure Studies (Short)
 2012 Move TV (TV Series)
- Desmond Richardson (2012) ... Himself
 2008-2011 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series)
Himself - Choreographer / Himself - Guest Performer / Himself- Choreographer / ...
- Top 10 Perform (2011) ... Himself - Choreographer
- 1 of 4 Voted Off (2010) ... Himself - Guest Performer
- Top Four Perform (2010) ... Himself- Choreographer
- Two of 14 Voted Off (2009) ... Himself
- The Top 10 Perform (2008) ... Himself - Choreographer
 2003 When Ocean Meets Sky (Documentary)
 1999 The 53rd Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Nominee: Best Featured Actor in a Play
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 2010 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series)
- Top Nine Perform (2010) ... Himself

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Other Works:

He and Scott Wise directed the musical, "Fosse: A Celebration in Song and Dance," on Broadway in New York City with Valarie Pettiford and Santo Loquasto in the cast. Richard Maltby Jr., Chet Walker and Ann Reinking were developers. Andrew Bridge was lighting and costume designer. Ralph Burns and Douglas Besterman were music ... See more »

Alternate Names:

Desmond S. Richardson

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Was nominated for Broadway's 1999 Tony Award as Best Actor (Featured Role - Musical) for "Fosse." See more »

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