Joshua Sasse plays the title role in the comedy extravangza “Galavant,” created by Dan Fogelman with music and lyrics by Alan Menken and Glenn Slater.
Born in London, Sasse spent his early childhood in Nepal before returning to England for his education and his theatre training at the age of 15, first at Hurtwood House and then at Peter Brooks Cygnet Training Theatre. After nine years of working in the theatre - including the West End - Sasse moved his endeavor to film and television, landing his first role in the 2010 British film “The Big I Am,” and then the horror film “Frankenstein’s Army” before starring in the DirecTV drama series “Rogue.”
Sasse currently lives and works between London and Los Angeles.
Charming and handsome, Galavant is a gallant knight and hero so beloved he is known by just one name. Rebuffed by Madalena, who he thought would be the love of his life, he has fallen for Isabella (full name: Isabella Lucia Maria Elizabetta), the Princess of Valencia, whose parents have arranged for her to marry her cousin, who is keeping her captive against her will. So, Galavant sets out with King Richard to rescue Isabella in an unforgettable journey.