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David Threlfall

 
Bio:
David originated the role of Smike in Nicholas Nickleby (1980, London) and went on to reprise his critically acclaimed performance on Broadway, for which he received a Tony Award nomination; Don Quixote (2016/19). Additional theater: Bed of Roses, Someone Who’ll Watch Over Me, The Rehearsal ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
David originated the role of Smike in Nicholas Nickleby (1980, London) and went on to reprise his critically acclaimed performance on Broadway, for which he received a Tony Award nomination; Don Quixote (2016/19). Additional theater: Bed of Roses, Someone Who’ll Watch Over Me, The Rehearsal ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
1996
The Count
  [Broadway]
1981
Smike

David Threlfall Biography

David originated the role of Smike in Nicholas Nickleby (1980, London) and went on to reprise his critically acclaimed performance on Broadway, for which he received a Tony Award nomination; Don Quixote (2016/19). Additional theater: Bed of Roses, Someone Who’ll Watch Over Me, The Rehearsal (Roundabout), The War at Home (James Duff), The Traveller (Jean-Claude Van Itallie), Hamlet, Blue/Orange, Oedipus, The Count of Monte Cristo, Present Laughter, Peer Gynt, Hedda Gabler, Beckett’s The Old Tune, Faith Healer. TV: Frank Gallagher on the original “Shameless” (5 RTS Awards), “Housewife 49,” Sam Beckett in “Waiting for Andre” (Sky), “Ripper Street,” “Troy,” “Tommy Cooper,” “The Queen’s Sister,” “Conspiracy” (HBO), “Paradise Postponed,” Edgar in Laurence Olivier’s “King Lear,” “Dodger” (2022), “Funny Woman” (2022). Film: Master and Commander, Nowhere Boy, Elizabeth: The Golden Age, Chunky Monkey, Patriot Games, The Russia House, Black Sea, Hot Fuzz.

David Threlfall Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2022 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play
David Threlfall, Hangmen
 
Olivier Awards - 2006 - Best Actor
David ThrelfallSomeone Who'll Watch Over Me
 
Tony Awards - 1982 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play
David Threlfall, The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby
 
Olivier Awards - 1980 - Actor of the Year in a Supporting Role Gold Star
David ThrelfallNicholas Nickleby

David Threlfall News

Cast Announced For SALT-WATER MOON at Finborough Theatre Photo Cast Announced For SALT-WATER MOON at Finborough Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Nov 28, 2022

In a production commissioned by the Finborough Theatre, the UK premiere of David French's classic Salt-Water Moon opens at the Finborough Theatre for a four week limited season on Tuesday, 3 January 2023 (Press Nights: Thursday, 5 January 2023 and Friday, 6 January 2023 at 7.30pm). It's a splendid moon-filled night in Coley's Point in 1926.

Wolverhampton Panto Cast Announced for ALADDIN Photo Wolverhampton Panto Cast Announced for ALADDIN
by Stephi Wild - Sep 16, 2022

Fresh from the West End production of Moulin Rouge The Musical, West End leading lady and singing sensation Zoe Birkett will play Spirit Of The Ring alongside EastEnders’ Beppe Di Marco, Michael Greco as Abanazar. Joining them is CBeebies favourite Ben Cajee in the title role of Aladdin, returning favourites Tam Ryan as Wishee Washee and Ian Adams as Widow Twankey, Duane Gooden as the Genie, Ian Billings as the Notary and introducing Wolverhampton’s own Sofie Anné as Princess Jasmine.

2022 Tony Awards Winners- Full List! Photo 2022 Tony Awards Winners- Full List!
by Team BWW - Jun 12, 2022

The best of Broadway gathered on June 12 at Radio City Music Hall to celebrate the 75th Annual Tony Awards. We've got the complete list of winners for the Tony Awards!

Photos: Broadway Stars Align on the 2022 Tony Awards Red Carpet Photo Photos: Broadway Stars Align on the 2022 Tony Awards Red Carpet
by Bruce Glikas - Jun 12, 2022

We're taking you to the red carpet for a look at all of the stars (and what they're wearing) at them 2022 Tony Awards!

How/When/Where to Watch the 2022 Tony Awards and Other Questions Answered! Photo How/When/Where to Watch the 2022 Tony Awards and Other Questions Answered!
by Team BWW - Jun 11, 2022

The 75th Annual Tony Awards are back this year at Radio City Music Hall to celebrate the best of Broadway for the 2021/22 theatre season. Need a refresher on how to watch and when? We've got you covered!

HANGMEN Enters Final Weeks of Performances Photo HANGMEN Enters Final Weeks of Performances
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 27, 2022

Martin McDonagh’s new comedy, Hangmen, is about to enter its final three weeks of performances at Broadway’s Golden Theatre.

Listen: RSC's INTERVAL DRINKS  Podcast Returns Featuring David Tennant, Femi Temowo,  Photo Listen: RSC's INTERVAL DRINKS Podcast Returns Featuring David Tennant, Femi Temowo, and Tinuke Craig
by Stephi Wild - May 12, 2022

Today (Thursday 12 May 2022) the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) releases a new episode of its in-house podcast, Interval Drinks, featuring RSC Associate Artist and star of stage and screen David Tennant in conversation with Mark Quartley, who currently plays Henry VI in the RSC productions of Henry VI: Rebellion and Wars of the Roses.

2022 Tony Awards Nominations - Show by Show! Photo 2022 Tony Awards Nominations - Show by Show!
by Team BWW - May 9, 2022

The nominations are in! Below, check out how each show fared individually for 2022 Tony Nominations in BroadwayWorld's list of nominations by show.

A STRANGE LOOP, COMPANY, PARADISE SQUARE, MJ & More Lead The 2022 Tony Awards Nominat Photo A STRANGE LOOP, COMPANY, PARADISE SQUARE, MJ & More Lead The 2022 Tony Awards Nominations
by Team BWW - May 9, 2022

This year's Tony Awards nominations were announced this morning by Adrienne Warren and Joshua Henry and here they are, celebrating the best of the 2021-22 theatre season and we've got the full list of all of this year's 2022 Tony nominees. Check out the full list!

How to Watch the 2022 Tony Nominations Photo How to Watch the 2022 Tony Nominations
by Team BWW - May 7, 2022

The 75th Annual Tony Award Nominations will be announced on Monday, May 9, by Adrienne Warren and Joshua Henry. The announcement can be viewed LIVE (9am ET) in their entirety here on BroadwayWorld. Plus, be sure to stay tuned throughout the rest of the day for reactions from the nominees and more!

David Threlfall Videos

VIDEO: Alfie Allen Talks HANGMEN on GOOD MORNING AMERICA & NBC New York Live Videoplay
VIDEO: Alfie Allen Talks HANGMEN on GOOD MORNING AMERICA & NBC New York Live

by Michael Major - Apr 14, 2022

Alfie Allen appeared on Good Morning America and NBC New York Live yesterday to discuss his Broadway debut in Hangmen. Watch the actor discuss his experience in going from Game of Thrones to Broadway in the new interviews now!

VIDEO: David Tennant and More in Royal Shakespeare Company's #ShareYourShakespeare Ca Videoplay
VIDEO: David Tennant and More in Royal Shakespeare Company's #ShareYourShakespeare Campaign

by Stage Tube - Apr 23, 2020

In celebration of William Shakespeare's 456th birthday, the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) has today unveiled the results of its largest ever digital celebration by audiences.

VIDEO: First Look - Joseph Fiennes Stars as Michael Jackson in New Comedy URBAN MYTHS
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 11, 2017

Sky Arts has debuted the first trailer for URBAN MYTHS, an upcoming comedy starring Joseph Fiennes as late singer Michael Jackson. Urban Myths is set to debut Jan. 19 on Sky Arts.


David Threlfall Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has David Threlfall been in?
David Threlfall has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

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

What awards has David Threlfall been nominated for?
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Hangmen , Best Actor (Olivier Awards) for Someone Who'll Watch Over Me Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby and Actor of the Year in a Supporting Role (Olivier Awards) for Nicholas Nickleby .

What awards has David Threlfall won?
Actor of the Year in a Supporting Role (Olivier Awards) for Nicholas Nickleby.