Name: Idina Menzel
Birth Name: 
Idina Menzel
Birth Date: 
May 30, 1971
Birth Place: 
Queens, New York City, NY
Actress, Singer, Songwriter
Relationship Status: 
Married to Taye Diggs
Celebrity Ranking # 299

"Frozen" Soundtrack Stays Strong in Billboard Top 200 for Ninth Week

Posted Wednesday April 9, 2014 11:41 PM GMT

Staying strong with its record-setting pace, "Frozen's" soundtrack is celebrating its ninth nonconsecutive week at the top of the Billboard 200!

The earth-shattering Disney's album sold 149,000 copies this week, for a staggering total of 1.9 million copies, and has even been within the chart's top three for 14 consecutive weeks.


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Idina Menzel Sits Down with TODAY for "Frozen" and "If/Then" Interview

Posted Thursday April 3, 2014 9:48 PM GMT

Newly dubbed "One of the Hottest Names in Entertainment," Idina Menzel made an appearance on TODAY for an interview, discussing her star role as Elsa in "Frozen," and her new Broadway show, "If/Then."

When told that she has "Replaced Adele's record at the top of the Billboard chart," Idina said, "It's been an amazing ride, and the fact that it just connects with all these young kids makes it even more powerful."


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Idina Menzel: John Travolta and I Are "Buddies"

Posted Friday March 21, 2014 2:35 PM GMT

She had a very awkward evening at the 2014 Academy Awards when John Travolta introduced her as “Adele Dazeem,” but now Idina Menzel is ready to reveal her reaction to the now infamous pronunciation.


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John Travolta Responds to Idina Menzel Name Flub at the Oscars

Posted Tuesday March 4, 2014 8:11 PM GMT

His embarrassing butchering of Idina Menzel's name at the Oscars made headlines and inspired tons of jokes, but John Travolta is taking the jabs well.

While introducing the "Let It Go" singer at the Academy Awards on Sunday, the "Grease" star inexplicably called her Adele Dazeem.


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Celebrities Share Their New “Travoltafied” Names

Posted Tuesday March 4, 2014 1:50 PM GMT

It was quite possibly the most embarrassing moment of the 86th Academy Awards, and when John Travolta butchered Idina Menzel's name, the world went crazy for “Travoltafied” titles.


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Idina Menzel (Not Adele Dazeem) Drops By “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon”

Posted Tuesday March 4, 2014 10:55 AM GMT

On the heels of her triumphant performance at the 2014 Academy Awards, Idina Menzel showed up at “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” on Monday night (February 3).


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John Travolta Mispronounces Idina Menzel's Name at the 2014 Oscars Stemming Twitter Account Creation

Posted Monday March 3, 2014 12:55 AM GMT

It was his time to shine earlier this evening (March 2) at the 86th Academy Awards, but when his big moment came, John Travolta landed himself on the blooper reel.

Taking the stage at Hollywood's Dolby Theatre to introduce singer Idina Menzel, the actor mispronounced her name so it came out "Adela Dazeem."


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Idina Menzel Performs Best Original Song Winner "Let it Go" at the 2014 Oscars

Posted Monday March 3, 2014 12:45 AM GMT

Her voice has been imitated by children across the world, and tonight (March 2) Idina Menzel performed "Let It Go" at the 2014 Academy Awards.

As the songstress took the stage and began the song, which is from the film "Frozen," the crowed broke in to applause.


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