- Big, spiky hair
- Older brother of Tony award-winning actress Sutton Foster.
- Was nominated for Broadway's 2004 Tony Award as Best Actor (Musical) for a revival of "Little Shop of Horrors."
- Originated the role of "Bobby Strong" in "Urinetown: The Musical".
- Shortly following his Tony nomination in the revival of "Little Shop of Horrors", Hunter joined the Broadway cast of "The Producers" as "Leo Bloom".
- Ex-brother-in-law of Christian Borle.