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Ethan Hawke

 
Date Of Birth:
November 06, 1970 (51)
Birth Place:
Austin, TX, USA
Bio:
Ethan Hawke is a Tony and four-time Academy Award nominated actor and writer whose diverse career as a novelist, actor, director, and screenwriter spans more than three decades. Hawke recently premiered Blaze at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival in the U.S. Dramatic Competition category, a drama he ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: November 06, 1970 (51)

Birth Place: Austin, TX, USA

Bio:
Ethan Hawke is a Tony and four-time Academy Award nominated actor and writer whose diverse career as a novelist, actor, director, and screenwriter spans more than three decades. Hawke recently premiered Blaze at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival in the U.S. Dramatic Competition category, a drama he ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Broadway Production, 2018
Lee
  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Production, 2013
Macbeth
  [Off-Broadway]
The New Group Production, 2013
Clive
  [Off-Broadway]
Classic Stage Company Production, 2012
Nikolai Ivanov
  [Off-Broadway]
The New Group Production, 2011
Travis
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Michael Bakunin
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2006
Michael Bakunin
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2006
Michael Bakunin
  [Off-Broadway]
2005
Eddie
  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Revival, 2003
Henry Percy
  [Off-Broadway]
2001
Ray Moss
  [Off-Broadway]
1993
Xavier "Ex" Reynolds
Xavier Ex Reynolds
  [Broadway]
1992
Konstantin Treplev

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2013]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Director

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Broadway Production, 2018
Lee

  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Production, 2013
Macbeth

  [Off-Broadway]
The New Group Production, 2013
Clive

  [Off-Broadway]
Classic Stage Company Production, 2012
Nikolai Ivanov

  [Off-Broadway]
The New Group Production, 2011
Travis

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Michael Bakunin

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2006
Michael Bakunin

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2006
Michael Bakunin

  [Off-Broadway]
2005
Eddie

  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Revival, 2003
Henry Percy

  [Off-Broadway]
2001
Ray Moss

  [Off-Broadway]
1993
Xavier "Ex" Reynolds

Xavier Ex Reynolds

  [Broadway]
1992
Konstantin Treplev

Productions

[Off-Broadway, 2013]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Director

Ethan Hawke Biography

Ethan Hawke is a Tony and four-time Academy Award nominated actor and writer whose diverse career as a novelist, actor, director, and screenwriter spans more than three decades. Hawke recently premiered Blaze at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival in the U.S. Dramatic Competition category, a drama he produced, co-wrote and directed about the life of country western musician Blaze Foley. The film received rave reviews and won the Special Jury Award for actor Ben Dickey’s spellbinding performance. Hawke stars alongside Rose Byrne and Chris O’Dowd in the Judd Apatow-produced romantic comedy, Juliet, Naked, based on the best-selling Nick Hornby novel of the same name. Directed by Jesse Peretz, the film also premiered at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival and will be released by Roadside Attractions and Lionsgate. He also stars in Paul Schrader’s long-awaited and timely political and environmental thriller First Reformed. The film premiered at the 2017 Venice International Film Festival before making its way to Telluride and Toronto while garnering Hawke some of the best reviews of his career as an actor. A24 acquired the film and will release it on June 22, 2018.

Ethan Hawke Awards and Nominations

 
Drama League Awards - 2019 - Distinguished Performance Award
Ethan Hawke, True West
 
Obie Awards - 2011 - Performance Gold Star
Ethan Hawke, Blood From a Stone
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2010 - Outstanding Director of a Play
Ethan HawkeA Lie of the Mind
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2009 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play
Ethan Hawke, The Winter's Tale
 
Tony Awards - 2007 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play
Ethan Hawke, The Coast of Utopia

Ethan Hawke News

VIDEO: Apple TV+ Shares RAYMOND & RAY Trailer Starring Ethan Hawke & Ewan McGregor Photo VIDEO: Apple TV+ Shares RAYMOND & RAY Trailer Starring Ethan Hawke & Ewan McGregor
by Michael Major - Sep 29, 2022

Apple unveiled the trailer for the new Ethan Hawke and Ewan McGregor film, “Raymond & Ray.” Written and directed by Rodrigo García, produced by Academy Award winner Alfonso Cuarón along with Bonnie Curtis and Julie Lynn through Mockingbird Pictures. Gabriela Rodriguez and Shea Kammer executive produce. Watch the new video trailer now!

Meet the Cast of DEATH OF A SALESMAN, Beginning Previews Tonight! Photo Meet the Cast of DEATH OF A SALESMAN, Beginning Previews Tonight!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 17, 2022

Previews begin tonight, September 17, for the 17-week engagement of Death of a Salesman. The opening night performance is scheduled for Sunday, October 9 at the Hudson Theatre. Meet the cast bringing this iconic play to life!

THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES Returns Tonight! Photo THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES Returns Tonight!
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 13, 2022

The 24 Hour Plays welcome new and returning artists alike for Season Three, Episode Five of The 24 Hour Plays: VIral Monologues tonight.

SECRETOS to be Presented at Weathervane Theatre This Weekend Photo SECRETOS to be Presented at Weathervane Theatre This Weekend
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 9, 2022

Out of the Box Theatrics (2022 Drama Desk nominee for Baby) and Jennifer Campos Productions in association with Weathervane Theatre will present a staged reading of SECRETOS by Alex Carrera on Sunday, September 11 at 6pm, available for in person or livestream viewing.

VIDEO: Ethan Hawke is Batman in New BATWHEELS Clip Photo VIDEO: Ethan Hawke is Batman in New BATWHEELS Clip
by Michael Major - Aug 24, 2022

The all-star voice cast includes Ethan Hawke (as Bruce Wayne/Batman), Jacob Bertrand (as Bam), Gina Rodriguez (as Catwoman), Xolo Maridueña (as Snowy),  Jordan Reed (as Redbird), Madigan Kacmar (as Bibi), Noah Bentley (as Buff), Lilimar (as Batwing), Kimberly D. Brooks (as The Batcomputer), and more. Watch the new video clip now!

Out Of The Box Theatrics & Weathervane Theatre to Present Staged Readings of Three Ne Photo Out Of The Box Theatrics & Weathervane Theatre to Present Staged Readings of Three New Plays This Fall
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 24, 2022

This fall, Out of the Box Theatrics (2022 Drama Desk nominee for Baby) and Jennifer Campos Productions in association with Weathervane Theatre will present staged readings of three new plays by three exciting new emerging playwrights. Each reading will be available to watch live or streaming.

Red Bull Theater Announces 20th Season, Featuring ARDEN OF FAVERSHAM, THE KNIGHT OF T Photo Red Bull Theater Announces 20th Season, Featuring ARDEN OF FAVERSHAM, THE KNIGHT OF THE BURNING PESTLE & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 17, 2022

Red Bull Theater has announced details of its 20th season, including two Off-Broadway productions; a new season of OBIE Award-winning Revelation Readings (offered both in-person and online), and much more.

Coolidge Corner Theatre Announces Fall 2022 Lineup Of 'Groundbreaking' Big Screen Cla Photo Coolidge Corner Theatre Announces Fall 2022 Lineup Of 'Groundbreaking' Big Screen Classics
by Team BWW - Aug 12, 2022

The Coolidge Corner Theatre ('the Coolidge') today announced the fall lineup for its 2022 Big Screen Classics series. In a nod to both the beloved independent cinema's long track record of showcasing innovative, boundary-pushing works of film, art and the start of construction on its expanded space, the theme of this year's series is Groundbreaking Films.

Gracie McGraw, Alexander Jon Flores, Itamar Moses & More to Join THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: V Photo Gracie McGraw, Alexander Jon Flores, Itamar Moses & More to Join THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 2, 2022

The 24 Hour Plays welcome new and returning artists alike for Season Three, Episode Five of The 24 Hour Plays: VIral Monologues tonight. From 6PM ET, these monologues will be published on Instagram and Twitter @24hourplays every 15 minutes.

Theatre for a New Audience Announces 2022-23 Season Featuring New York Premieres, Sha Photo Theatre for a New Audience Announces 2022-23 Season Featuring New York Premieres, Shakespeare Plays & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 26, 2022

Theatre for a New Audience has announced its 2022-23 season, its 43rd, held at TFANA’s home, Polonsky Shakespeare Center in Brooklyn.

Ethan Hawke Videos

VIDEO: CBS MORNINGS Spotlights Paul Newman & Joanne Woodward Ahead of THE LAST MOVIE  VideoVIDEO: CBS MORNINGS Spotlights Paul Newman & Joanne Woodward Ahead of THE LAST MOVIE STARS Series
by Michael Major - Jul 18, 2022

A new CBS Mornings segment explored the lives of Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward, whose lives are the subject of a new docu-series, the Last Movie Stars. The segment featured interviews with Ethan Hawke, the series director, and Clea Newman, the couple's daughter. Watch the new clip now!

VIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for FALL RIVER VideoVIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for FALL RIVER
by Stage Tube - Mar 24, 2021

Twenty years after the trial, the lead investigator Paul Carey became so haunted by inconsistencies in the stories that he re-investigated his own case after he retired. Evidence surfaced that brought the entire story into question.

VIDEO: Ethan Hawke is Prepping a Zoom Production Of WAITING FOR GODOT VideoVIDEO: Ethan Hawke is Prepping a Zoom Production Of WAITING FOR GODOT
by Stage Tube - Feb 2, 2021

Ethan Hawke has stayed busy in quarantine by rehearsing for a Zoom production of 'Waiting for Godot' with some talented friends.

VIDEO: Ethan Hawke Gushes About His Daughter Maya on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS VideoVIDEO: Ethan Hawke Gushes About His Daughter Maya on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS
by Stage Tube - Nov 12, 2020

Ethan Hawke compares James McBride's portrayal of John Brown's story to a magic trick and shares how his daughter Maya Hawke's role in Stranger Things led to her role in The Good Lord Bird.

VIDEO: Ethan Hawke Talks About America Today on THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT VideoVIDEO: Ethan Hawke Talks About America Today on THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT
by Stage Tube - Oct 2, 2020

Ethan Hawke, who plays the abolitionist John Brown in the new Showtime mini-series 'The Good Lord Bird,' says the series about fighting to end slavery resonates with present-day America.

VIDEO: The Hole in the Wall Gang Camp Holds Virtual Benefit Gala Featuring Jonathan G VideoVIDEO: The Hole in the Wall Gang Camp Holds Virtual Benefit Gala Featuring Jonathan Groff, Carole King, and More!
by Stage Tube - Sep 19, 2020

The virtual Gala features six talented campers who perform alongside a stellar lineup of celebrity friends, including Stephen Colbert, Dane DeHaan, Jonathan Groff, Melissa Joan Hart, Ethan Hawke, Tyler Hoechlin, Carole King, John Lithgow, Aasif Mandvi, Bridget Moynahan, Steven Pasquale, Rhonda Ross, Luke Wilson, Anna Wood and additional surprise guests!

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.

ADOPT A HIGHWAY on Blu-ray and DVD on Dec. 24 VideoADOPT A HIGHWAY on Blu-ray and DVD on Dec. 24
by Abigail Charpentier - Nov 15, 2019

RLJE Films, a business unit of AMC Networks, will release ADOPT A HIGHWAY on December 24, 2019 on DVD and Blu-ray. ADOPT A HIGHWAY stars Academy Award nominee Ethan Hawke (Boyhood), Elaine Hendrix (“Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll”), Diane Gaeta (Other People's Children), Mo McRae ('Pitch'), Chris Sullivan ('This Is Us'), and Betty Gabriel (Get Out). The film is written and directed by Logan Marshall-Green in his feature filmmaking debut which had its World Premiere at the 2019 SXSW Film Festival. RLJE Films will release ADOPT A HIGHWAY on DVD for an SRP of $29.96 and on Blu-ray for an SRP of $29.97.

Robyn Hitchcock Releases 'Sunday Never Comes' VideoRobyn Hitchcock Releases 'Sunday Never Comes'
by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 30, 2019

Robyn Hitchcock has unveiled a striking companion video for his recently released single, “Sunday Never Comes.” The clip – directed by award-winning Australian filmmaker Jeremy Dylan (Jim Lauderdale: The King of Broken Hearts) – is streaming now at Hitchcock's official YouTube channel.

Rome Fortune Announces FREEktales Album VideoRome Fortune Announces FREEktales Album
by Kaitlin Milligan - Aug 20, 2019

Atlanta's Rome Fortune is excited to announce the release of his newest album, FREEktales, out this October 11th.  Rome's coined 'hood funk' genre from the new full length combines the worlds of rap, soul, funk and indie rock into something robustly unique but equally familiar and has gained nods from music's finest, with the album featuring Toro Y Moi, Glass Animals, WolfGang Gartner & more. Today, Fortune has also shared the first single off the album, the instant dance-off 'Ethan Hawke,' with a video filmed in his hometown. Pre-Order FREEktales HERE.


Ethan Hawke Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Ethan Hawke been in?
Ethan Hawke has appeared on Broadway in 7 shows.

How many West End shows has Ethan Hawke been in?
Ethan Hawke has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Ethan Hawke been nominated for?
Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for True West , Performance (Obie Awards) for Blood From a Stone , Outstanding Director of a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for A Lie of the Mind Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The Winter's Tale and Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Coast of Utopia .

What awards has Ethan Hawke won?
Performance (Obie Awards) for Blood From a Stone.