Christopher Jackson will be the voice of Shujaa in The Lion Guard.
He was born on September 30, 1975 in Cairo, Illinois and attended the American Musical and Dramatic Academy.
In 2015, Jackson originated the role of President George Washington in the musical Hamilton on Broadway. He was nominated for a Tony Award and concluded his run on November 13, 2016.
Jackson's film and television work includes Moana, Tracers, The Good Wife, Person of Interest, A Gifted Man, and Nurse Jackie, Oz, White Collar, The Electronic Company, Bull, Gossip Girl, Live from Lincoln Center , and Seseme Street.