Date of Birth:
29 November 1956
Hinton Battle played in 1 movies in the Drama, Musical, Music genres.
Hinton Battle got succeed with average imdb rating 6.6.
He originated the role of the Scarecrow in "The Wiz" in 1975, but was replaced by Michael Jackson for the 1978 movie version.Has won three Tony Awards on three nominations, all in the category of Best Actor (Featured Role - Musical): in 1981 for "Sophisticated Ladies," in 1984 for "The Tap Dance Kid, " and in 1991 for "Miss Saigon."Although many people primarily know him as a tap dancer, he didn't learn to tap until he was hired for "The Tap Dance Kid" in 1983.In 2001, he played the part of a ta... Read more