Idina Menzel is a performer of stage and screen whose first breakout role was in Jonathan Larson's Rent in 1996.
- When John Travolta introduced her during the 86th Academy Awards, he mispronounced her name as "Adele Dazeem." This quickly became an Internet meme which Disney's marketing team used in a video promo for Muppets Most Wanted. Adele Dazeem is quoted in the video saying "Let it go?... I say, just go...," a reference to her Oscar-winning song from Disney's Frozen (written and composed by Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Bobby Lopez). (YouTube)