In Fall 2010/Winter 2011, Borle played the role of Prior Walter in Signature Theatre Company's 20th anniversary production of Tony Kushner's Angels in America.

The series follows a cross section of characters who come together to mount a Marilyn Monroe-themed musical (which is called Bombshell) on Broadway. On May 9, 2016, it was announced that Borle would play Willy Wonka in the Broadway production of Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, which opened on March 23, 2017.

He ended his run in the Broadway production of Peter and the Starcatcher on June 30, 2012, to take a break before taping for Smash began in August 2012. Borle also made an appearance with his former wife Sutton Foster, in Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life.

Borle played Max Dettweiler in the live television production of The Sound of Music Live! His musical talents were used in Episode 3 for the Star's Hollow musical, which walked through the history of the quirky small town.

The two had "found Gilmore Girls together and became fans of the show long before there were talks of a revival.

They met when Johnny was touring the US and she followed him around like a lovesick puppy." "She flew to Texas to join him at the South By South West festival then the band returned to Britain." "But they hated being apart and on Friday she flew to London and is staying in his flat. She's filming in Europe soon so she could be in London a fair bit," the source said.

Borrell was involved in music and the Camden scene while still at school.He is known on Broadway for originating the role of Emmett Forrest in Legally Blonde, for which he was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Musical.The musical is based on MGM's 2001 film of the same name. In 2010, he appeared in the film The Bounty Hunter, in which he played a golf caddy."She was really cool." Though the Food Network courts a sizable lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) audience, none of its major star chefs have publicly come out until now.Featured "Iron Chef" star Cat Cora, who also serves as host of "Around The World In 80 Plates" on Bravo, is openly gay -- but does not have cooking show of her own on the Food Network.In the 30-second TV spot, Borle plays a store clerk who breaks into song and dance when asked about a product.