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Chris Sarandon

 
Date of Birth: July 24, 1942 (79)

Birth Place: Beckley, WV, USA

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Lincoln Center World Premiere Production, 2015
Chekhov, Tchaikovsky, Tolstoy, Glazunov, Tsar Nicholas II, The Master
  [Off-Broadway]
2012
Kerry Max Cook [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Atlantic Theater Company Production, 2011
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2007
Comte de Guiche
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Signor Naccarelli [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1991
Performer
Victor Moisa
  [Off-Broadway]
1985
Bill Page
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1980
Benchgelter
  [Off-Broadway]
1979
Nick
  [Broadway]
Closed on the road, 1978
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1977
Tom Wintermouth
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1971
Proteus [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1970
Jacob Rothschild
Nathan Rothschild (Understudy)

Photos

Joanna Gleason & Chris Sarandon Photo

Joanna Gleason & Chris Sarandon

From: 
Date:
07/03/2019
Chris Sarandon & Joanna Gleason Photo

Chris Sarandon & Joanna Gleason

From: 
Date:
07/03/2019
Chris Sarandon & Joanna Gleason Photo

Chris Sarandon & Joanna Gleason

From: 
Date:
07/03/2019
Chris Sarandon & Joanna Gleason Photo

Chris Sarandon & Joanna Gleason

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Date:
07/03/2019
Joanna Gleason, (Derek Smith in rear), and Chris Sarandon Photo

Joanna Gleason, (Derek Smith in rear), and Chris Sarandon

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Date:
10/16/2018

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Lincoln Center World Premiere Production, 2015
Chekhov, Tchaikovsky, Tolstoy, Glazunov, Tsar Nicholas II, The Master

  [Off-Broadway]
2012
Kerry Max Cook [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
Atlantic Theater Company Production, 2011
Performer

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2007
Comte de Guiche

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Signor Naccarelli [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1991
Performer

Victor Moisa

  [Off-Broadway]
1985
Bill Page

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1980
Benchgelter

  [Off-Broadway]
1979
Nick

  [Broadway]
Closed on the road, 1978
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
1977
Tom Wintermouth

  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1971
Proteus [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1970
Jacob Rothschild

Nathan Rothschild (Understudy)


Chris Sarandon Awards and Nominations

 
The Lortels - 2016 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical
Chris Sarandon, Preludes
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1996 - Outstanding Musical
How to Succeed in Business without Really Trying, How to Succeed in Business without Really Trying

Chris Sarandon News

BWW Review: Joanna Gleason Makes and Preserves History By Sharing Family History In O Photo BWW Review: Joanna Gleason Makes and Preserves History By Sharing Family History In OUT OF THE ECLIPSE at 54 Below
by Stephen Mosher - May 31, 2022

Joanna Gleason returns to 54 Below with her musical memoir OUT OF THE ECLIPSE, one of the best shows one could hope to see on any stage, nightclub or otherwise.

Sacred Heart University Community Theatre Presents Chris Sarandon Podcast COOKING BY  Photo Sacred Heart University Community Theatre Presents Chris Sarandon Podcast COOKING BY HEART Next Week
by Stephi Wild - Apr 12, 2022

Oscar-nominated actor Chris Sarandon, who appeared in The Princess Bride, Fright Night and Dog Day Afternoon, will record his food-themed podcast, ‚ÄúCooking by Heart,‚ÄĚ April 23 at Sacred Heart University Community Theatre, 1420 Post Road.

FAN EXPO Philadelphia Adds Popular Anime, Animation Guests To Lineup Photo FAN EXPO Philadelphia Adds Popular Anime, Animation Guests To Lineup
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 11, 2022

'My Hero Academia,' 'Demon Slayer,' 'Dragon Ball Z,' 'The Nightmare Before Christmas' and 'Mulan' are among the popular anime and animation franchises represented as FAN EXPO Philadelphia today announced the addition of 16 amazing voice actors to the event, set for April 8-10 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Center City Philadelphia.

Joanna Gleason and Chris Sarandon Join New York City Children's Theater's MEET THE PA Photo Joanna Gleason and Chris Sarandon Join New York City Children's Theater's MEET THE PARENT Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 28, 2021

MEET THE PARENTS welcomes as its first guests, JOANNA GLEASON (INTO THE WOODS - TONY AWARD), CHRIS SARANDON (DOG DAY AFTERNOON - OSCAR NOMINATION), along with ANDREA BURNS (IN THE HEIGHTS, THE FULL MONTY) on November 3.   

Grand Rapids Symphony Announces 2021-22 Season Photo Grand Rapids Symphony Announces 2021-22 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 21, 2021

The Grand Rapids Symphony has announced their 2021-22 concert season of live music planned for in person audiences at DeVos Performance Hall beginning this fall!

Rob Reiner to Introduce the World Premiere of THE PRINCESS BRIDE IN CONCERT at the Ho Photo Rob Reiner to Introduce the World Premiere of THE PRINCESS BRIDE IN CONCERT at the Hollywood Bowl
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 27, 2021

The Los Angeles Philharmonic performs the world premiere of The Princess Bride in Concert at the Hollywood Bowl for one night only, Saturday, July 31, at 8:00 p.m. Led by conductor David Newman and in synch with the film, the LA Phil will play an adaptation for full orchestra of Mark Knopfler’s Grammy-nominated score.

Michael Cerveris, Joanna Gleason, Cherry Jones and More Featured in Guild Hall's 90th Photo Michael Cerveris, Joanna Gleason, Cherry Jones and More Featured in Guild Hall's 90th Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 1, 2021

Guild Hall has announced the artists and events for its landmark 90th season which begins at the end of May and will feature author Salman Rushdie, American Ballet Theatre, Emmy-winners Susan Lucci & Joy Behar, 5-time Tony-winner Susan Stroman, Oscar & Tony-winner Mercedes Ruehl, and more.

Holidays at Home: 40 Christmas Movies You Can Stream This Week! Photo Holidays at Home: 40 Christmas Movies You Can Stream This Week!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 21, 2020

With the holidays well underway, we bet you’re looking for ways to escape into wintery fantasy. And you’re in luck! BroadwayWorld put together a list of where you can stream all of your favorite holiday films.

Where Can You Stream Your Favorite Halloween Movies in 2020? Photo Where Can You Stream Your Favorite Halloween Movies in 2020?
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 23, 2020

Have you been wondering how you’re going to celebrate Halloween at home this year?

Marc Kudisch and More Will Lead SOMETHING'S COMING, New Play on the Making of WEST SI Photo Marc Kudisch and More Will Lead SOMETHING'S COMING, New Play on the Making of WEST SIDE STORY, Kicking Off The New Works Virtual Festival
by Stephi Wild - Sep 22, 2020

The New Works Virtual Festival, now scheduled to take place from Sunday October 25th to Saturday the 31st, will stream video readings of 20 new scripts featuring the work of a diverse group of writers and all-star cast members.

Chris Sarandon Videos

VIDEO: First Look - Tony Winner Denis O'Hare Portrays Edgar Allan Poe in PBS Biopic VideoVIDEO: First Look - Tony Winner Denis O'Hare Portrays Edgar Allan Poe in PBS Biopic
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 23, 2017

Written and directed by Eric Stange (The War That Made America, American Experience: Murder at Harvard), the new documentary American Masters EDGAR ALLAN POE: BURIED ALIVE-draws on the rich palette of Poe's evocative imagery and sharply drawn plots to tell the real story of the notorious author.

VIDEO: Watch Sarah Silverman in First Trailer for I SMILE BACK
by Sally Henry Fuller - Sep 13, 2015

Watch Sarah Silverman in the new trailer for I SMILE BACK, coming to theatres October 23, 2015!

VIDEO: Sarah Silverman Stars in Upcoming Drama I SMILE BACK
by - Sep 11, 2015

Below, watch Sarah Silverman in the first official trailer for I SMILE BACK, in theaters on October 23, 2015.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from LCT3's PRELUDES, Starring Nikki M. James & Gabriel Ebert
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 17, 2015

Check out highlights from the new musical below!

VIDEO: Alice Ripley & Joanna Gleason Cameo in 'Mastermind' Music Video
by Stage Tube - Jul 16, 2014

Next to Normal's Alice Ripley and her fellow Tony Award winner Joanna Gleason are featured in a new music video for the song 'Mastermind,' written by Aaron David Gleason, Joanna's son.

BWW TV: SUBMISSIONS ONLY Cast 'Plays It Cool' on the Set of Episode 5
by SUBMISSIONS ONLY - May 2, 2014

Take a look inside the "making of" Submissions Only: Episode 5, with guest stars Linda Lavin, Joel Grey, Tony Roberts, Chris Sarandon and Richard Easton! Filmmaker Karen Curtiss was on hand to capture the S.O. team in action, as they rubbed elbows with the theater legends and did their best to "play it cool."

BWW TV: Watch SUBMISSIONS ONLY's Season 3, Episode 5 Trailer- with Linda Lavin, Joel Grey & More!
by SUBMISSIONS ONLY - Apr 22, 2014

Broadway's favorite webseries, 'Submissions Only,' is back for its star-studded third season! Below, we are excited to bring you a trailer for Episode 5, which premieres on Monday, April 28.

Video Preview: THE PRINCESS BRIDE 25th Anniversary - Billy Crystal and Mandy Patinkin on the meaning of 'True Love'
by Robert Diamond - Sep 26, 2012

From: True Love: The Princess Bride Phenomenon, Pt. 2 - Billy Crystal and Mandy Patinkin on the meaning of 'True Love'

Video Preview: THE PRINCESS BRIDE 25th Anniversary - Rob Reiner, Cary Elwes, and Robin Wright Talk Filming
by Robert Diamond - Sep 28, 2012

From: True Love: The Princess Bride Phenomenon, Pt. 1 - Rob Reiner, Cary Elwes, and Robin Wright on the first day of shooting

Video Preview: THE PRINCESS BRIDE 25th Anniversary - Rob Reiner, Cary Elwes, and Robin Wright on Fans
by Robert Diamond - Sep 26, 2012

From: True Love: The Princess Bride Phenomenon, Pt. 1 - Rob Reiner, Cary Elwes, and Robin Wright on people¬īs reaction to the film


Chris Sarandon Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Chris Sarandon been in?
Chris Sarandon has appeared on Broadway in 7 shows.

How many West End shows has Chris Sarandon been in?
Chris Sarandon has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Chris Sarandon been nominated for?
Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical (The Lortels) for Preludes and Outstanding Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for How to Succeed in Business without Really Trying .