Phillipa Soo’s Brooklyn

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A DOWNSIDE OF BEING AN ACTOR IS THAT your work often requires you to spend months away from home in far-flung locations. But for inveterate New Yorker Phillipa Soo, landing the role of military lawyer Lt. Harper Li on the new series had the opposite effect. “I really lucked, Soo earned a 2016 Tony nomination for her role as Eliza in the hiphop-infused musical sensation . “I’ve lived in New York for 10 years, starting in Manhattan when I was at Juilliard, then moving to Brooklyn because it has a more relaxed vibe.” Here, she takes on a tour.

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