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Byron Jennings

 
Bio:
Byron Jennings is an American actor. He plays Dr. Cotton in Boardwalk Empire. He is a guest star in the fifth season episode "King Of Norway". He has been active since 1990 and has also appeared in the films Quiz Show (1994), A Time to Kill (1996), The Ice Storm (1997), and Lincoln ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Byron Jennings is an American actor. He plays Dr. Cotton in Boardwalk Empire. He is a guest star in the fifth season episode "King Of Norway". He has been active since 1990 and has also appeared in the films Quiz Show (1994), A Time to Kill (1996), The Ice Storm (1997), and Lincoln ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Off-Center Revival, 2017
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater Off-Broadway Revival, 2016
Leonard Darwin
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Broadway Revival, 2016
Maraczek
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2014
Mr. Kirby
  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Production, 2013
Lord
Witch
Bloody Sergeant
  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater Production, 2012
The Agent in Charge
  [Off-Broadway]
Peccadillo Theater Company Production, 2012
Alfred Lunt
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2011
Richard Noakes
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2010
Antonio
  [Off-Broadway]
Shakespeare In The Park Revival, 2010
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Shakespeare In The Park Revival, 2010
Performer
  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Revival, 2009
Frank Galloway
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2008
Scottish Doctor
Duncan
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Bastien André
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2007
Rev. Jeremiah Brown
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2006
Hector Hushabye
  [Off-Broadway]
2006
Tony Blair
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2005
Jamie Cregan
  [Off-Broadway]
2004
S-sgt. "Froggy" LeSueur
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2004
Juror #11 [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Production, 2004
Nick
  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Revival, 2003
Thomas Percy
  [Regional (US)]
Regional Revival, 2003
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
2003
Don Juan
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2002
Larry Renault
  [Off-Broadway]
2002
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2001
Frederick Fellowes [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2001
Benjamin Jowett
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2000
Beverly Carlton
  [Off-Broadway]
2000
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1997
Ash
  [Off-Broadway]
1996
John Doyle
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1995
Arkady Sergeich Islaev
  [Off-Broadway]
1995
Antonio
  [Off-Broadway]
1993
Al
  [Off-Broadway]
1991
Antiochus/Simonides/Lysimachus

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 1992]
Fight Director/Coordinator

Photos

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Carolyn McCormick and Byron Jennings

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01/23/2020
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01/16/2020
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10/15/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Off-Center Revival, 2017
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater Off-Broadway Revival, 2016
Leonard Darwin

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Broadway Revival, 2016
Maraczek

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2014
Mr. Kirby

  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Production, 2013
Lord

Witch

Bloody Sergeant

  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater Production, 2012
The Agent in Charge

  [Off-Broadway]
Peccadillo Theater Company Production, 2012
Alfred Lunt

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2011
Richard Noakes

  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2010
Antonio

  [Off-Broadway]
Shakespeare In The Park Revival, 2010
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Shakespeare In The Park Revival, 2010
Performer

  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Revival, 2009
Frank Galloway

  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2008
Scottish Doctor

Duncan

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Bastien André

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2007
Rev. Jeremiah Brown

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2006
Hector Hushabye

  [Off-Broadway]
2006
Tony Blair

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2005
Jamie Cregan

  [Off-Broadway]
2004
S-sgt. "Froggy" LeSueur

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2004
Juror #11 [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Production, 2004
Nick

  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Revival, 2003
Thomas Percy

  [Regional (US)]
Regional Revival, 2003
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
2003
Don Juan

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2002
Larry Renault

  [Off-Broadway]
2002
Performer

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2001
Frederick Fellowes [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2001

Benjamin Jowett

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2000
Beverly Carlton

  [Off-Broadway]
2000
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
1997
Ash

  [Off-Broadway]
1996
John Doyle

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1995
Arkady Sergeich Islaev

  [Off-Broadway]
1995
Antonio

  [Off-Broadway]
1993
Al

  [Off-Broadway]
1991
Antiochus/Simonides/Lysimachus

Productions

Fight Director/Coordinator

Byron Jennings Biography


Byron Jennings is an American actor. He plays Dr. Cotton in Boardwalk Empire. He is a guest star in the fifth season episode "King Of Norway". He has been active since 1990 and has also appeared in the films Quiz Show (1994), A Time to Kill (1996), The Ice Storm (1997), and Lincoln (2012).

Theatre includes: Broadway: She Loves Me, You Can't Take It With You, Macbeth, Arcadia, The Merchant of Venice, Inherit The Wind, Noises Off, Is He Dead, Accent on Youth, Heartbreak House, A Touch of the Poet, Twelve Angry Men, The Man Who Came To Dinner, A Month in the Country, Henry IV, Dinner At Eight, The Invention of Love, Carousel, Sight Unseen. Off-Broadway: Plenty, Waste, Don Juan, The Foreigner, Dealer's Choice, Stuff Happens, Pericles, The Merchant of Venice, On The Open Road, The Twenty-seventh Man, Ten Chimneys.

Television includes: "The Good Fight," "Boardwalk Empire," "Elementary," "Billions," "Difficult People," "Deadbeat," "Damages," "White Collar," "Kings," "Gossip Girl," "Law & Order," "Liberty," "God In America."

Film includes: The Greatest Showman On Earth, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, True Story, Lincoln, Julie & Julia, Hamlet, Civil Action, The Ice Storm, A Time To Kill, Quiz Show, A Simple Twist of Fate, I'm Losing You.

Byron Jennings Awards and Nominations

 
Obie Awards - 2006 - Performance Gold Star
Byron Jennings, Stuff Happens
 
Obie Awards - 2000 - Performance Gold Star
Byron Jennings, Waste

Byron Jennings News

How Many Tom Stoppard Plays Have Been Performed on Broadway? Photo How Many Tom Stoppard Plays Have Been Performed on Broadway?
by BWW Features - Oct 2, 2022

Leopoldstadt marks the 19th production of a Tom Stoppard play to open on Broadway since Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead opened 55 years ago. Stoppard has won four Best Play Tony Awards, more than any other playwright in history. What are the 18 other productions of Tom Stoppard plays to open on Broadway? Let's take a look back!

Full Cast Announced for Keith David, Bryan Batt & Marcia Cross Led PAY THE WRITER Ind Photo Full Cast Announced for Keith David, Bryan Batt & Marcia Cross Led PAY THE WRITER Industry Reading
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 20, 2022

New York Times Best Selling writer Tawni O’ Dell will get an industry presentation of her newest play, Pay The Writer. With eyes on Broadway for the 2023-24 season, the special presentation will be directed by Broadway and Television’s Sheldon Epps and will star Tony-nominated and multi-Emmy Award winner Keith David, two-time SAG Award winner Bryan Batt, and three-time Golden Globe and Emmy nominee Marcia Cross. The event will take place on Thursday, July 21.

VIDEO: Neil Patrick Harris, Brooks Ashmanskas & More in Netflix's UNCOUPLED Series Tr Photo VIDEO: Neil Patrick Harris, Brooks Ashmanskas & More in Netflix's UNCOUPLED Series Trailer
by Michael Major - Jul 13, 2022

Michael Lawson (Harris) is a successful New York City real estate agent with a great career, a supportive family, close friends, and a loving relationship with his partner of 17 years, Colin (Tuc Watkins). The series also stars Brooks Ashmanskas, André De Shields, Nic Rouleau, Jai Rodriguez, and more. Watch the trailer for the new series now!

Winners Announced For The BroadwayWorld 2021 Raleigh Awards Photo Winners Announced For The BroadwayWorld 2021 Raleigh Awards
by BWW Awards - Jan 13, 2022

Winners have been announced for the 2021 BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards. The 2021 Regional Awards honor productions which had their first performance between October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.

Last Chance To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards; Theatre Raleigh's PEACE OF  Photo Last Chance To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards; Theatre Raleigh's PEACE OF CLAY Leads Best Play!
by BWW Staff - Dec 27, 2021

This is the last chance to vote for the 2021 BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards! The 2021 Regional Awards honor productions which had their first performance between October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.

Final Weeks To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards; Theatre Raleigh's PEACE OF  Photo Final Weeks To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards; Theatre Raleigh's PEACE OF CLAY Leads Best Play!
by BWW Staff - Dec 20, 2021

Time is running out to vote for for the 2021 BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards! The 2021 Regional Awards honor productions which had their first performance between October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.

Vote For The 2021 BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards; Burning Coal Theatre's UNTIL THE FLOO Photo Vote For The 2021 BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards; Burning Coal Theatre's UNTIL THE FLOOD Leads Best Streaming Play!
by BWW Staff - Dec 13, 2021

Our readers set the nominees, and now voting is open for the 2021 BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards! The 2021 Regional Awards honor productions which had their first performance between October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.

Vote For The 2021 BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards; First Stats Announced! Photo Vote For The 2021 BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards; First Stats Announced!
by BWW - Dec 6, 2021

Our readers set the nominees, and now voting is open for the 2021 BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards! The 2021 Regional Awards honor productions which had their first performance between October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.

Photos: On the Red Carpet for Opening Night of CAROLINE, OR CHANGE on Broadway Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet for Opening Night of CAROLINE, OR CHANGE on Broadway
by Bruce Glikas - Oct 28, 2021

The new Broadway production of the Tony Award nominated and Olivier Award-winning musical Caroline, or Change opened just last night, October 27, at Studio 54. BroadwayWorld was on hand for the special event and you can check out photos from the star-studded red carpet arrivals.

Theater Stories: HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, SPIDER-MAN: TURN OFF THE DARK & M Photo Theater Stories: HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, SPIDER-MAN: TURN OFF THE DARK & More About The Lyric Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 28, 2021

Today's Theater Stories features the Lyric Theatre! Learn about the history of the Lyric Theatre, and the shows to have graced its stage including Jesus Christ Superstar, The Pirate Queen, Young Frankenstein, Spiderman: Turn off the Dark, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child and more.

Byron Jennings Videos

VIDEO: Neil Patrick Harris, Brooks Ashmanskas & More in Netflix's UNCOUPLED Series Tr VideoVIDEO: Neil Patrick Harris, Brooks Ashmanskas & More in Netflix's UNCOUPLED Series Trailer
by Michael Major - Jul 13, 2022

Michael Lawson (Harris) is a successful New York City real estate agent with a great career, a supportive family, close friends, and a loving relationship with his partner of 17 years, Colin (Tuc Watkins). The series also stars Brooks Ashmanskas, André De Shields, Nic Rouleau, Jai Rodriguez, and more. Watch the trailer for the new series now!

Broadway Rewind:  Something Wicked This Way Comes When MACBETH Returns to Broadway VideoBroadway Rewind: Something Wicked This Way Comes When MACBETH Returns to Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 31, 2020

Today we rewind to 2013, when Macbeth returned to Broadway at the Vivian Beaumont Theatre, where it ran for 60 performances.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Gavin Lee, Sierra Boggess & More in MR. MAGOO'S CHRISTMAS VideoBWW TV: Watch Highlights of Gavin Lee, Sierra Boggess & More in MR. MAGOO'S CHRISTMAS CAROL Benefit Concert
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 19, 2019

Earlier this week, The Actors Fund in association with Universal Theatrical Group and Margaret Styne presented a one-night only concert¬†of the holiday classic Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol. The evening was directed by Carl Andress with choreography by Nathan Peck, based on original choreography by Marcos Santana. Grammy Award¬ģ and Emmy Award¬ģ-winner John McDaniel wrote new orchestrations for the score and served at the evening's music director, conducting a 28 piece on stage orchestra.

BWW TV: Celebrate Harry Potter's Birthday With This CURSED CHILD Opening Night Throwb VideoBWW TV: Celebrate Harry Potter's Birthday With This CURSED CHILD Opening Night Throwback!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 31, 2019

Today is quite the magical day because it's the birthday of one of the most famous wizards in the wizarding world, Harry Potter! To celebrate the special occasion, we're looking back at opening night of The Boy Who Lived's venture on Broadway: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child! Hop on the Hogwarts Express and check out the video to see Jamie Parker, Sam Clemmett, Anthony Boyle, and more on the special night!

VIDEO: New Trailer for FOSSE/VERDON with First Look at Ethan Slater as Joel Grey VideoVIDEO: New Trailer for FOSSE/VERDON with First Look at Ethan Slater as Joel Grey
by Robert Diamond - Feb 24, 2019

FX's highly-anticipated Fosse/Verdon limited series will premiere Tuesday, April 9 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on FX. During tonight's Oscars, they've released a new teaser trailer for the show featuring the first look at Ethan Slater as Joel Grey!

VIDEO: See Michelle Williams and Sam Rockwell in the First FOSSE/VERDON Teaser VideoVIDEO: See Michelle Williams and Sam Rockwell in the First FOSSE/VERDON Teaser
by Stage Tube - Jan 6, 2019

FX has released the first teaser of its upcoming limited series, 'Fosse/Verdon,' starring Sam Rockwell as Bob Fosse and Michelle Williams as Gwen Verdon.

VIDEO: On This Day, September 28- Broadway Revival of YOU CAN'T TAKE IT WITH YOU Cele VideoVIDEO: On This Day, September 28- Broadway Revival of YOU CAN'T TAKE IT WITH YOU Celebrates Opening Night
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 28, 2018

Today we celebrate the Broadway revival of Kaufman and Hart's You Can't Take It with You, which opened on this day in 2014.

VIDEO: Jamie Parker & Noma Dumezweni Chat the Tony-Nominated HARRY POTTER AND THE CUR VideoVIDEO: Jamie Parker & Noma Dumezweni Chat the Tony-Nominated HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD on CBS THIS MORNING
by Macon Prickett - May 29, 2018

In the final scene of the last 'Harry Potter' movie, Harry, Ron and Hermione send their children off to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. That's where the new Broadway play, 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child,' picks up. J.K. Rowling's beloved characters are adults and their children are having adventures at Hogwarts. The two-part, five-hour play is nominated for 10 Tony Awards and already won a record nine Olivier Awards in England. Jamie Parker, who plays Harry Potter, and Noma Dumezweni, who plays Hermione Granger, join 'CBS This Morning' to discuss stepping into the shoes of such beloved characters, the decision to cast a black woman to play Hermione, and why fans have helped keep the plot under wraps.

VIDEO: On This Day, September 28- The Revival of YOU CAN'T TAKE IT WITH YOU Celebrate VideoVIDEO: On This Day, September 28- The Revival of YOU CAN'T TAKE IT WITH YOU Celebrates Opening Night
by Stage Tube - Sep 28, 2017

Today we celebrate the Broadway revival of Kaufman and Hart's You Can't Take It with You, which opened on this day in 2014.

VIDEO: J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany Talk Bringing Harry Potter to Broad VideoVIDEO: J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany Talk Bringing Harry Potter to Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2017

Get ready for Harry Potter in the Big Apple with this behind-the-scenes interview with Harry Potter and the Cursed Child creatives J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany, talking about bringing their iconic tale to Broadway!


Byron Jennings Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Byron Jennings been in?
Byron Jennings has appeared on Broadway in 20 shows.

How many West End shows has Byron Jennings been in?
Byron Jennings has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Byron Jennings been nominated for?
Performance (Obie Awards) for Stuff Happens and Performance (Obie Awards) for Waste .

What awards has Byron Jennings won?
Performance (Obie Awards) for Stuff Happensand Performance (Obie Awards) for Waste.