Role: Producer
When: 2017
Where to watch: Nowhere (yet)

Before Hamilton shook the world of pop culture, Lin-Manuel Miranda was winning Tonys for his 2008 Broadway musical Tonys for his 2008 Broadway musical In The Heights, which unravels a tale about three days living with the largely Dominican-American area known as Washington Heights. It was announced in February that Jay would be producing a film adaptation of In The Heights. Like so many of Jay's projects, it feels like something in this musical truly moved Jay's decision to pick it up: "I’m excited to tell stories from real-life prophets, whom through their struggles have changed the world for the better, and others whose stories are filled with fantasy and delight."