Anthony Rapp has been performing professionally since the age of nine. He is most known for playing Mark Cohen in Jonathan Larson's Pulitzer Prize-winning iconic rock opera Rent, which he helped bring to Broadway, Chicago, and London. For his performance, he shared an OBIE Award with the rest of the original cast. Adventures in Babysitting, Dazed and Confused, the Oscar-winning A Beautiful Mind, and, most recently, the film adaptation of Rent are just a few of his credits. Look About, his debut album, was published in 2000.
He and his partner, Rodney To, live in New York City with their three cats, Emma, Sebastian, and Spike. This is his debut novel.