Lin-Manuel Miranda is Leaving 'Hamilton' Next Month

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The creator and star of the hit Broadway show Lin-Manuel Miranda is leaving his role as Alexander Hamilton on July 9th.

This news was confirmed on Thursday by Miranda, who plans to go beyond his role. He is writing music for Disney's upcoming animated movie "Moana." He will also be co-starring with Emily Blunt in a "Mary Poppins" sequel called "Mary Poppins Returns,"CNN Money reports.