VIDEO: Bruce Willis & Laurie Metcalf Go Behind-the-Scenes of MISERY on 'GMA'
Bruce Willis and Laurie Metcalf star in the Broadway stage adaptation of the Stephen King novel MISERY. "There's no stopping, it's all live," says Willis of making his Broadway debut. On today's GOOD MORNING AMERICA, the actors go behind the scenes of the play - watch the video below!
Broadway's new suspense thriller Misery, starring two-time Emmy Award winner and Golden Globe Award winnerBruce Willis and three-time Emmy Award winner Laurie Metcalf, is currently in previews at Broadway's Broadhurst Theatre (235 W 44th Street), and officially opens on Sunday, November 15, 2015, in a strictly limited 16-week engagement.
Written by two-time Academy Award winner William Goldman and directed by Will Frears, Miseryfollows successful romance novelist Paul Sheldon (Bruce Willis), who is rescued from a car crash by his "Number One Fan," Annie Wilkes (Laurie Metcalf), and wakes up captive in her secluded home. While Paul is convalescing, Annie reads the manuscript to his newest novel and becomes enraged when she discovers the author has killed off her favorite character, Misery Chastain. Annie forces Paul to write a new "Misery" novel, and he quickly realizes Annie has no intention of letting him go anywhere. The irate Annie has Paul writing as if his life depends on it, and if he does not make her deadline, it will.