Lea Salonga-Chien, OLD (born February 22, 1971) is a Filipina soprano singer and actress who is well known for originating the lead role of Kim in the musical Miss Saigon, for which she won a Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical in 1991, and was also one of the first Asians to play the roles of Éponine Thénardier and Fantine in the musical Les Misérables.
She is well known for providing the singing voices of Princess Jasmine in Aladdin in 1992, and Mulan in Mulan in 1998. Salonga reprises her role as Mulan's singing voice in Mulan II in 2005. As Jasmine, she recorded "A Whole New World" (duet with Brad Kane, the singing voice of Aladdin) and "Reflection" as Mulan. The afforementioned songs remain two of Salonga's most well-known.
In 2013, Salonga reprised the singing voice of Princess Jasmine for Sofia the First, in the episode "Two to Tangu". In this episode, she performed the song "The Ride of Your Lives", singing with Ariel Winter as Sofia and Darcy Rose Byrnes as Princess Amber.
She also voiced Yasuko Kusakabe in My Neighbor Totoro.