Phillipa Soo is an American actress. She started her career on the stage in 2012. Her debut was as Natasha Rostova in the stage production of Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812. She later starred as Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton in the Broadway production of Hamilton. On television, she first played the role of Lexi in the musical drama Smash back in 2013. Later in 2016, she did some voice work for the animated film Moana. More recently, she appeared in the film Here and Now. She also starred as Lt. Harper Li in the short-lived series The Code.