Powell will portray George, a student at the famed Fashion Institute of Technology who is unconstrained by fashion/gender norms. He’s described as having a calm demeanor and self-processed energy beyond his young years.
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Powell recently starred as Tony in Ivo van Hove’s acclaimed Broadway revival of West Side Story. Next, he’ll be seen in the upcoming season 2 of Amazon’s anthology series, Modern Love, as well as the Universal film adaptation of Dear Evan Hansen.
Powell is represented by CAA, Impression Entertainment and attorney James Adams.
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