VIDEO: New York Yankees Reenact Scene from AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY on 'Fallon'
On last night's LATE NIGHT WITH Jimmy Fallon, a viewer, inspired by the new Broadway play 'Bronx Bombers', suggested that Fallon recruit actual Yankee players to act out a dramatic scene. Below, watch what happens when New York Yankee stars CC Sabathia and Mark Teixeira re-enact a scene from Tracy Letts August: Osage County!
Starring Meryl Streep, Julia Roberts, Ewan McGregor, Chris Cooper, Abigail Breslin, Benedict Cumberbatch, Juliette Lewis, Margo Martindale, Dermot Mulrooney, Julianne Nicholson, Sam Shepard and Misty Upham the AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY, now in theaters. adaptsTracy Letts' Pulitzer Prize-winning play of the same name.
The film tells the dark, hilarious and deeply touching story of the strong-willed women of the Weston family, whose lives have diverged until a family Crisis brings them back to the Midwest house they grew up in, and to the dysfunctional woman who raised them.
Tracy Letts' Pulitzer Prize-winning play made its Broadway debut in December 2007 after premiering at Chicago's legendary Steppenwolf Theatre earlier that year. It continued with a successful international run and was the winner of five Tony Awards in 2008, including Best Play. AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY is directed byJohn Wells (THE COMPANY MEN) and features an all-star cast, including Meryl Streep, Julia Roberts, Ewan McGregor, Chris Cooper, Abigail Breslin, Benedict Cumberbatch, Juliette Lewis, Margo Martindale, Dermot Mulroney,Sam Shepard and Misty Upham.