Broadway, film & television star Corbin Bleu hosted the 2021 show which was presented online on Thursday, July 15th. The Jimmy Awards featured an evening of dynamic ensemble and solo performances by the nation’s most talented high school musical theatre performers and culminated with two students presented with a Best Performance by an Actress and Best Performance by an Actor award.
Corbin Bleu most recently appeared on Broadway in the 2019 hit musical revival of Kiss Me, Kate. On Broadway he has also starred in Holiday Inn, The New Irving Berlin Musical; Godspell; and In the Heights. Other stage highlights include Hairspray and Mamma Mia!, both at The Hollywood Bowl. In 2018, He starred in Singin' in the Rain at the Muny in St. Louis and Anything Goes at Arena Stage in Washington, DC. Probably best known for playing Chad Danforth in Disney’s Emmy Award-winning High School Musical franchise, his film and television credits include: To Write Love on Her Arms, Nurse 3-D and The Monkey's Paw, “Supergirl,” “Franklin & Bash,” “Blue Bloods,” “Psych,” “Castle,” “The Fosters,” “Chicago Med,” and “Dynasty.” In 2021, He will reunite with his High School Musical co-star, Monique Coleman in Lifetime's television movie, A Christmas Dance Reunion.