Broadway trooper Tim Federle
has just released his debut novel "Better Nate Than Ever," which captures the adventure of a young theatre lover with Broadway dreams who sneaks on a bus to New York City to audition for E.T. The Musical.
Federle, who is a Broadway veteran of The Little Mermaid, Gypsy, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
and Billy Elliot
, chats with some of Broadway's brightest and youngest stars from The Lion King, Annie
in this three-part series for Playbill. The two young stars of Disney's The Lion King
, Caleb McLaughlin
(Young Simba) and Bobbi Bordley
(Young Nala), are the first to join Tim for some sodas and conversation at Broadway institution, Sardi's.