Is a Revival of FRANKIE AND JOHNNY IN THE CLAIR DE LUNE in the Works, Starring Audra McDonald and Michael Shannon?
The play tells the story of the relationship between Frankie, a waitress who is afraid to fall in love again for fear of being hurt, and Johnny, a short order cook, who believes he's found his soulmate in Frankie.
The show premiered off-Broadway in 1987 starring Kathy Bates and F. Murray Abraham. In 2002, in came to Broadway starring Edie Falco and Stanley Tucci, and was nominated for Tony Awards, including Best Revival of a Play and Best Actor. Michelle Pfeiffer and Al Pacino also starred in a film adaptation.
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