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David Rasche

 
Bio:
David Rasche began his career at Chicago’s famed cabaret, The Second City. He has performed often at MTC, mostly notably in Last Dance, by Marsha Norman, dir. Lynne Meadow, and Moonlight and Magnolias, by Ron Hutchinson, dir. Lynne Meadow. His Broadway credits include Speed-the-Plow (David ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
David Rasche began his career at Chicago’s famed cabaret, The Second City. He has performed often at MTC, mostly notably in Last Dance, by Marsha Norman, dir. Lynne Meadow, and Moonlight and Magnolias, by Ron Hutchinson, dir. Lynne Meadow. His Broadway credits include Speed-the-Plow (David ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Theatre for a New Audience Off-Broadway Revival, 2017
Mr. Antrobus
  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 2014
Walter Keegan
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Premiere, 2013
Performer
  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Production, 2008
Josef
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1998
Richard O'Neill
  [Broadway]
1988
Bobby Gould [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
1980
Peter
  [Broadway]
1977
Mark [Replacement]

David Rasche Movies

Manhattan
 
[1979]
Television Actor #3
Something Short of Paradise
 
[1979]
David Ritchie
Just Tell Me What You Want
 
[1980]
Stopwatch Producer
Honky Tonk Freeway
 
[1981]
Eddie White
Fighting Back
 
[1982]
Michael Taylor
Best Defense
 
[1984]
Jeff theKBGAgent
Native Son
 
[1986]
Buckley
Cobra
 
[1986]
Dan
Made in Heaven
 
[1987]
Donald Sumner
Wicked Stepmother
 
[1989]
Steve
An Innocent Man
 
[1989]
Mike Parnell
Wedding Band
 
[1989]
Sloane Vaughn
Masters of Menace
 
[1990]
Buddy Wheeler
Bingo
 
[1991]
Hal Devlin
Delirious
 
[1991]
Dr. Paul Kirkwood, Dennis
Twenty Bucks
 
[1993]
Baker
A Million to Juan
 
[1994]
Jeff
Bigfoot: The Unforgettable Encounter
 
[1995]
Chaz Frederick
Magic in the Water
 
[1995]
Phillip, Patient #4
Pie in the Sky
 
[1995]
Amy's Dad
That Old Feeling
 
[1997]
Alan
Pros & Cons
 
[1999]
Jack Stanford
The Settlement
 
[1999]
Denny
Friends & Lovers
 
[1999]
RichardRichieWickham
The Big Tease
 
[1999]
Stig
Teddy Bears' Picnic
 
[2001]
Elliot Chevron
Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood
 
[2002]
Taylor Abbott
Just Married
 
[2003]
Mr. McNerney
Exposed
 
[2003]
Warren Ward
Off the Lip
 
[2004]
Dr. Martin Shutte
Perception
 
[2005]
Phil
Flags of Our Fathers
 
[2006]
Senator
United 93
 
[2006]
Donald Freeman Greene
The Sentinel
 
[2006]
President Ballentine
The Girl in the Park
 
[2007]
Doug
Burn After Reading
 
[2008]
CIA Officer Palmer DeBakey Smith
Crimes of the Past
 
[2009]
Thom Sparrow
Peter and Vandy
 
[2009]
Alan
In the Loop
 
[2009]
Linton Barwick
Blue Eyes
 
[2009]
Marshall
Remembrance
 
[2011]
Daniel Levine
Collaborator
 
[2011]
Radio Host
The Strange Case of Wilhelm Reich
 
[2012]
Hills
Men in Black 3
 
[2012]
Agent X
The Discoverers
 
[2012]
Cyrus Marshall
Petunia
 
[2012]
Percy Petunia
Revenge for Jolly!
 
[2012]
Eichelberger
Missed Connections
 
[2012]
George
Kill Your Darlings
 
[2013]
Dean
The Big Wedding
 
[2013]
Barry
Freedom
 
[2014]
Jefferson Monroe
Amira & Sam
 
[2014]
Jack
Swallow
 
[2019]
Michael Conrad
Paper Spiders
 
[2020]
Bill Hoffman
The Good House
 
[2021]
Scott Good
Americanish
 
[2021]
Jim
About My Father
 
[2023]
Bill Collins

David Rasche TV Shows

DAG
 
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President Whitman
High Society
 
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Peter Thomas
Impastor
 
[]
Alden Schmidt
Love, Sidney
 
[]
J.M., J. M.
Nurses
 
[]
Jack Trenton
Ryan's Hope
 
[]
Wes Leonard
Sledge Hammer!
 
[]
Sledge Hammer
Ugly Betty
 
[]
Calvin Hartley, Cal Hartley
Veep
 
[]
Jim Marwood

David Rasche Biography

David Rasche began his career at Chicago’s famed cabaret, The Second City. He has performed often at MTC, mostly notably in Last Dance, by Marsha Norman, dir. Lynne Meadow, and Moonlight and Magnolias, by Ron Hutchinson, dir. Lynne Meadow. His Broadway credits include Speed-the-Plow (David Mamet), Lunch Hour, with Gilda Radner, (dir. Mike Nichols), Loose Ends (Michael Weller), and The Shadow Box. Off-Broadway credits include Little Miss Sunshine, adpt. and dir. by James Lapine, music by William Finn (Second Stage), Warrior Class directed by Evan Cabnet (Second Stage), Chekhov’s The Seagull (CSC) for which he earned the Richard Seff Award from Actors’ Equity, Regrets Only by Paul Rudnick (MTC), David Mamet’s Edmond (Atlantic Theater Company), David Mamet’s Faust (Magic Theater, San Francisco), and Mamet’s No One Will Be Immune (Ensemble Studio Theatre). His TV credits include recurring roles on the HBO series “VEEP” opposite Julia Louis-Dreyfus, and “Bored to Death” opposite Ted Danson. He has appeared on episodic TV in shows from “Miami Vice” to “Monk,” and was “Sledge Hammer!” in the series of that name. His films include In the Loop (Armando Iannucci), Burn After Reading (Coen Brothers), Men in Black III (Sonnenfeld), Flags of our Fathers (Clint Eastwood), Flight 93 (Paul Greengrass), The Sentinel (with Michael Douglas and Kim Basinger), An Innocent Man (Peter Yates), The Divine Secrets of the YaYa Sisterhood (with Sandra Bullock), That Old Feeling (with Bette Midler, dir. Carl Reiner), Delirious (with John Candy), and Manhattan (Woody Allen). He has just completed a pilot for TVLand called “Impastor.”





David Rasche News

Tony Shalhoub & Johanna Day Will Lead Reading of Rob Sedgwick's PLEASE LEAVE Photo Tony Shalhoub & Johanna Day Will Lead Reading of Rob Sedgwick's PLEASE LEAVE
by Stephi Wild - Feb 6, 2023

Rob Sedgwick and Tony Award-Winning Actor Anthony Crivello have announced that they will present a private industry reading of Mr. Sedgwick's new play Please Leave. Directed by Bob Balaban, the reading will feature Emmy and Tony Award-Winning actor Tony Shalhoub, David Rasche, Clark Johnson, and Tony Award-Nominee Johanna Day. 

SUCCESSION Returns For Its Fourth Season In March Photo SUCCESSION Returns For Its Fourth Season In March
by Michael Major - Jan 26, 2023

SUCCESSION explores themes of power and family dynamics through the eyes of patriarch Logan Roy (Brian Cox) and his four grown children, Kendall (Jeremy Strong), Siobhan (Sarah Snook), Roman (Kieran Culkin), and Connor (Alan Ruck). Watch the teaser trailer video for the upcoming season now!

Kentwood Players Presents ON THE FARCE DAY OF CHRISTMAS Reading Next Month Photo Kentwood Players Presents ON THE FARCE DAY OF CHRISTMAS Reading Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Jan 11, 2023

​​​​​​​Kentwood Players presents a reading of ON THE FARCE DAY OF CHRISTMAS, a comedy written and directed by Ken Levine, on Sunday, February 5 at 7:00pm at the Westchester Playhouse, located at 8301 Hindry Avenue in Westchester, CA 90045. 

Debra Messing And John Turturro To Star in PLAYING ON AIR 10th Anniversary Benefit Ce Photo Debra Messing And John Turturro To Star in PLAYING ON AIR 10th Anniversary Benefit Celebration
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 22, 2022

On Sunday, December 4, 2022, theater podcast Playing on Air invites you to join acclaimed actors Debra Messing ('Will & Grace') and John Turturro ('Severance,' 'The Night Of') in a live afternoon performance at Playing on Air's 10th Anniversary Benefit Celebration at 54 Below!

Puppet Madame Returns To Provincetown's Pilgrim House In MADAME'S FACE-FOR-RADIO HOLI Photo Puppet Madame Returns To Provincetown's Pilgrim House In MADAME'S FACE-FOR-RADIO HOLIDAY HOOTENANNY
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 21, 2022

Pilgrim House, Provincetown's destination for top-flight entertainment, have announced an exclusive three-night engagement of the world premiere of MADAME'S 'FACE-FOR-RADIO' HOLIDAY HOOTENANNY.

HBO Drama Series SUCCESSION Begins Production On Season Four Photo HBO Drama Series SUCCESSION Begins Production On Season Four
by Michael Major - Jun 27, 2022

Created by Jesse Armstrong, the series explores themes of power and family dynamics through the eyes of patriarch Logan Roy (Brian Cox) and his four grown children, Kendall (Jeremy Strong), Siobhan (Sarah Snook), Roman (Kieran Culkin), and Connor (Alan Ruck). All three seasons are available to stream on HBO Max. 

HBO Renews Drama Series SUCCESSION For A Fourth Season Photo HBO Renews Drama Series SUCCESSION For A Fourth Season
by Michael Major - Oct 26, 2021

Succession explores themes of power and family through the eyes of patriarch Logan Roy (Brian Cox) and his four grown children, Kendall (Jeremy Strong), Siobhan (Sarah Snook), Roman (Kieran Culkin), and Connor (Alan Ruck). The series’ second season won a total of seven Emmys®, including Outstanding Drama Series. Watch the trailer for season 3 now!

HBO Max Sets Return Date for SUCCESSION Photo HBO Max Sets Return Date for SUCCESSION
by Michael Major - Oct 15, 2021

HBO Original series Succession will debut its nine-episode season this Sunday, October 17. The cast for the series includes Brian Cox, Jeremy Strong, Sarah Snook, Kieran Culkin, Alan Ruck, and Linda Emond. Plus, watch a trailer for the new season now!

HBO'S SUCCESSION Season 3 Sets Premiere Date Photo HBO'S SUCCESSION Season 3 Sets Premiere Date
by Michael Major - Sep 13, 2021

Ambushed by his rebellious son Kendall at the end of Season two, Logan Roy begins Season three in a perilous position, scrambling to secure familial, political, and financial alliances. Tensions rise as a bitter corporate battle threatens to turn into a family civil war.

BWW Feature: And The Nominees Are... BEST DEBUT, ONE NIGHT ONLY Photo BWW Feature: And The Nominees Are... BEST DEBUT, ONE NIGHT ONLY
by Stephen Mosher - Dec 10, 2020

These are the shows that were soooooo good that they needed more than just one performance. But one was all there was.

David Rasche Videos

BWW TV: On the Red Carpet for Opening Night of MTC's THE COUNTRY HOUSE
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 6, 2014

Manhattan Theatre Club's New York premiere co-production of The Country House, the new play by Pulitzer Prize winner Donald Margulies, directed by Tony Award winner Daniel Sullivan, opened last week on Broadway, and BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was on the red carpet to chat with the evening's biggest guests. Click below to check out interviews with Neil Patrick Harris, David Burtka, Tracie Thoms, Jessica Hecht and more!

BWW TV: Chatting with Blythe Danner, Daniel Sunjata & More on Opening Night of THE COUNTRY HOUSE!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 6, 2014

Manhattan Theatre Club's New York premiere co-production of The Country House, the new play by Pulitzer Prize winner Donald Margulies, directed by Tony Award winner Daniel Sullivan, opened last week on Broadway, and BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was at the after party to chat with the cast after the curtain went down. Check out what they had to say on the big night below!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from MTC's THE COUNTRY HOUSE on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 24, 2014

Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere of The Country House, the new play by Pulitzer Prize winner Donald Margulies, directed by Tony Award winner Daniel Sullivan, produced in association with the Geffen Playhouse, is now in previews for a Thursday, October 2 opening on Broadway at MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre (261 West 47th Street). BroadwayWorld brings you highlights of the cast in action below!

BWW TV: MTC's Broadway-Bound THE COUNTRY HOUSE COMPANY Meets the Press!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 20, 2014

Manhattan Theatre Club's New York premiere co-production of The Country House, the new play by Pulitzer Prize winner Donald Margulies, directed by Tony Award winner Daniel Sullivan, will begin previews Tuesday, September 9 and open Thursday, October 2 at MTC's Samuel J. FriedmanTheatre (261 West 47th Street). The Country House is produced in association with the Geffen Playhouse. THE COUNTRY HOUSE stars Tony and Emmy Award winner Blythe Danner, Kate Jennings Grant (The Lyons, Proof), Eric Lange (FX's 'The Bridge,' 'Weeds'), David Rasche (Regrets Only, Speed-the-Plow), Sarah Steele (Slowgirl, Speech and Debate), and Tony nominee Daniel Sunjata (TNT's 'Graceland,' Take Me Out). The company just met the press today, and BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was on hand to chat with the company about the new play. Check out what they had to say below!

BWW TV: Chatting with the Cast of Second Stage's LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE on Opening Night -Plus a Sneak Peek!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 15, 2013

Last night, November 14, Second Stage opened its much-anticipated production of Little Miss Sunshine. This new musical comedy is based on the film of the same name by Michael Arndt. It was adapted for the stage by Tony Award-winning team James Lapine, who wrote the book, and William Finn, who wrote the lyrics and music. Little Miss Sunshine's run has now been extended through Dec 15. BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was at the after party to chat with the whole gang and you can check out what they had to say on opening night, plus a first look at the production below!


David Rasche Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has David Rasche been in?
David Rasche has appeared on Broadway in 6 shows.

How many West End shows has David Rasche been in?
David Rasche has not appeared in the West End