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Buck Henry

 
Date of Birth: December 09, 1930 (91)

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Revival, 2002
David Crampton
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1998
Marc [Replacement]

Writing

Source Material

Photos

Buck Henry attends a broadway show on September 9, 1979 in New York City. Photo

Buck Henry attends a broadway show on September 9, 1979 in New York City.

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Buck Henry attend the Broadway Opening Night Performance of 'Twelfth Night' at the Be Photo

Buck Henry attend the Broadway Opening Night Performance of 'Twelfth Night' at the Belasco Theatre on November 10, 2013 in New York City.

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Buck Henry attends the Broadway Opening Night Performance of 'Twelfth Night' at the B Photo

Buck Henry attends the Broadway Opening Night Performance of 'Twelfth Night' at the Belasco Theatre on November 10, 2013 in New York City.

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Richard Benjamin and Paula Prentiss with Buck Henry attend the Broadway Opening Night Photo

Richard Benjamin and Paula Prentiss with Buck Henry attend the Broadway Opening Night Performance of 'Twelfth Night' at the Belasco Theatre on November 10, 2013 in New York City.

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Frank Pierson ( President of the Academy Awards) and Buck Henry Attending a New York  Photo

Frank Pierson ( President of the Academy Awards) and Buck Henry Attending a New York celebration in anticipation of director Sidney Lumet's Honorary Academy Award, which will be presented at the upcoming 77th Annual Academy Awards at Arabelle at the Plaza Athenee in New York City..February 23, 2005.

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Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Revival, 2002
David Crampton

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1998
Marc [Replacement]

Writing
Source Material





Buck Henry News

Austin Film Festival Announces Screenings of THE WHALE, ARMAGEDDON TIME, and More Photo Austin Film Festival Announces Screenings of THE WHALE, ARMAGEDDON TIME, and More
by Blair Ingenthron - Sep 10, 2022

Austin Film Festival (AFF), the premier film festival recognizing writers’ and filmmakers’ contributions to film, television, and new media, has announced that The Whale will serve as the festival’s Opening Night selection. Directed by Academy Award®-nominee Darren Aronofsky (Requiem for a Dream, Black Swan, The Wrestler).

Mary Jo Verruto's #MINETOO to Premiere At 2022 Edinburgh Fringe Photo Mary Jo Verruto's #MINETOO to Premiere At 2022 Edinburgh Fringe
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 25, 2022

Brooklyn based Cahill Bros will present Mary Jo Verruto's one-woman show #MineToo at Edinburgh Fringe, Greenside at Infirmary Street, Forest Theatre, 7-27 Aug 2022.

Dick Cavett to Receive WGAE's Evelyn F. Burkey Award at 2022 Writers Guild Awards Photo Dick Cavett to Receive WGAE's Evelyn F. Burkey Award at 2022 Writers Guild Awards
by Michael Major - Mar 14, 2022

In 1966, Cavett wrote and hosted the special, WHERE IT’S AT, produced by Bud Yorkin and Norman Lear. In 1968, Cavett was hired by ABC to host THIS MORNING, which was renamed THE DICK CAVETT SHOW and moved to prime time and then to late night, where it ran opposite THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JOHNNY CARSON.

Rachel Brosnahan to Executive Produce & Star in THE MIRANDA OBSESSION on Audible Photo Rachel Brosnahan to Executive Produce & Star in THE MIRANDA OBSESSION on Audible
by Michael Major - Dec 15, 2021

Rachel Brosnahan (Prime Video’s The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel) and her banner, Scrap Paper Pictures, in collaboration with VICE Studios and Wingate Media executive produce. Brosnahan will be joined by a star-studded ensemble cast including Milo Ventimiglia, Josh Groban, John Benjamin Hickey, Harry Lloyd and Morgan Spector.

Alley Mills Joins the Ensemble of MORNING'S AT SEVEN Photo Alley Mills Joins the Ensemble of MORNING'S AT SEVEN
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 5, 2021

Television and stage veteran Alley Mills (“The Wonder Years”; Williamstown Theatre Festival, four seasons) will assume the role of Arry in the new production of Paul Osborn’s Morning’s At Seven, currently playing through January 9 at Theatre at St. Clement’s (423 W. 46th Street, NYC). 

Photos: Lindsay Crouse, Alma Cuervo, Judith Ivey & More Star in  MORNING'S AT SEVEN O Photo Photos: Lindsay Crouse, Alma Cuervo, Judith Ivey & More Star in MORNING'S AT SEVEN Opening at Theatre at St. Clements
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 22, 2021

Morning’s At Seven, Paul Osborn’s treasured comedy classic, returns to New York this fall for the first time in 20 years featuring an all-star cast including Academy Award nominee and Obie Award winner Lindsay Crouse (The Homecoming), Obie Award winner Alma Cuervo (On Your Feet!, Uncommon Women and Others), and more!

Mel Brooks to Write & Executive Produce HISTORY OF THE WORLD PART II Variety Series f Photo Mel Brooks to Write & Executive Produce HISTORY OF THE WORLD PART II Variety Series for Hulu
by Michael Major - Oct 18, 2021

A sequel to the original 1981 film, the second installation will also include Brooks will be joined by Nick Kroll, Wanda Sykes, Ike Barinholtz, David Stassen and Kevin Salter as writers.

Lindsay Crouse, Judith Ivey, Dan Lauria and More Star in MORNING'S AT SEVEN Beginning Photo Lindsay Crouse, Judith Ivey, Dan Lauria and More Star in MORNING'S AT SEVEN Beginning Performances October 20
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 1, 2021

Morning's At Seven, Paul Osborn's treasured comedy classic, returns to New York this fall for the first time in 20 years featuring an all-star cast.

New Mel Brooks Memoir Will Hit Shelves This Fall Photo New Mel Brooks Memoir Will Hit Shelves This Fall
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 4, 2021

Mel Brooks has a new book coming soon! Penguin Random House's Ballantine Books will publish All About Me! My Remarkable Life in Show Business on November 30, 2021. Click here to pre-order today!

Stage and Screen Star George Segal Passes Away at 87 Photo Stage and Screen Star George Segal Passes Away at 87
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 24, 2021

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that stage and screen star George Segal passed away yesterday following complications during surgery. He was 87 years old. 

Buck Henry Videos

VIDEO: Watch a New Trailer for MEL BROOKS: UNWRAPPED VideoVIDEO: Watch a New Trailer for MEL BROOKS: UNWRAPPED
by Stage Tube - Nov 25, 2019

A look back at comedy icon Mel Brooks' legendary career in film and television, debuts December 13 on HBO.

VIDEO: On This Day, June 28 - Happy Birthday, Mel Brooks! VideoVIDEO: On This Day, June 28 - Happy Birthday, Mel Brooks!
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 28, 2019

On this day, we're celebrating the great Mel Brooks, who turns 93 today! 

VIDEO: Get a Sneak Peek at TEVYE SERVED RAW at the Playroom Theatre VideoVIDEO: Get a Sneak Peek at TEVYE SERVED RAW at the Playroom Theatre
by Stage Tube - Jun 19, 2018

A brand new video offering a sneak peek into the upcoming New York premiere of Tevye Served Raw made its debut today on YouTube. Watch it below!

VIDEO: Watch Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway Present the 2018 Academy Award for Best P VideoVIDEO: Watch Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway Present the 2018 Academy Award for Best Picture
by Macon Prickett - Mar 5, 2018

Watch Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway present the Best Picture 2018 nominees at the Oscars. Warren states its good to see everyone again. Faye echoes his excitement saying presenting is better the second time around.

STAGE TUBE: Watch Sneak Peek of Billy Porter in THE HUMBLING with Al Pacino
by Stage Tube - Dec 23, 2014

The Humbling, starring Tony winner Billy Porter, is a 2014 erotic comedy film directed by Barry Levinson and written by Buck Henry and Michal Zebede, based on the 2009 novel, The Humbling, written by Philip Roth. The film also stars Al Pacino, Greta Gerwig, Dianne Wiest, Charles Grodin and Mandy Patinkin.Below, check out a sneak peek of Porter in action!

VIDEO PREVIEW: MEL BROOKS STRIKES BACK! On HBO, Airing 12/10
by Tyler Peterson - Dec 3, 2012

From the groundbreaking TV series "Your Show of Shows" to landmark films like "Blazing Saddles" and "Young Frankenstein," Mel Brooks has been one of the most influential voices in comedy. Now, this entertainment legend looks back on his remarkable career in MEL BROOKS STRIKES BACK!, debuting MONDAY, DEC. 10 (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET/PT), exclusively on HBO. Check out a preview of the special below!

STAGE TUBE: President Obama Talks About Mel Brooks' Kennedy Center Honor
by Robert Diamond - Dec 7, 2009

The Kennedy Center Honors medallions were presented on Saturday, December 5. The Honors Gala was recorded for broadcast on the CBS Network for the 32nd consecutive year as a two-hour primetime special on Tuesday, December 29 at 9:00 p.m. (ET/PT).


Buck Henry Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Buck Henry been in?
Buck Henry has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Buck Henry been in?
Buck Henry has not appeared in the West End

How many shows has Buck Henry written?
Buck Henry has written 1 shows including The Graduate (Source Material).