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Florian Zeller

 

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[West End, 2015]
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Lisa O√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘHare, Lucy Cohu, Jonathan Kent, Eileen Atkins, Jonathan Pryce, Amanda Drew, James Hillier, Florian Zeller and Christopher Hampton

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09/25/2019
Florian Zeller, Jonathan Kent and Christopher Hampton Photo

Florian Zeller, Jonathan Kent and Christopher Hampton

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Jonathan Pryce and Florian Zeller Photo

Jonathan Pryce and Florian Zeller

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Indhu Rubasingham (Artistic Director), Florian Zeller (Author), Christopher Hampton ( Photo

Indhu Rubasingham (Artistic Director), Florian Zeller (Author), Christopher Hampton (Translation) and Michael Longhurst (Director)

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Florian Zeller Awards and Nominations

 
Drama League Awards - 2016 - Outstanding Production of a Broadway or Off-Broadway Play
Florian Zeller, The Father
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2016 - Outstanding New Broadway Play
Florian Zeller, The Father
 
Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Play
Florian Zeller, The Father
 
Evening Standard Awards - 2015 - Best Play
Florian ZellerThe Father

Florian Zeller News

Spring 2022 Educational And Community Events Coming Up At Pasadena Playhouse Photo Spring 2022 Educational And Community Events Coming Up At Pasadena Playhouse
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 30, 2022

Pasadena Playhouse, The State Theater of California offers an exciting line up of educational and community events this spring. 

THE BREACH and WOLF CUB Come to Hampstead Theatre This Spring Photo THE BREACH and WOLF CUB Come to Hampstead Theatre This Spring
by Stephi Wild - Mar 1, 2022

The Breach by Naomi Wallace, with direction by Sarah Frankcom, will run on its Main Stage from 6 May until 4 June.  Wolf Cub, written and directed by Ché Walker, will run at Hampstead Downstairs from 8 April until 7 May.

BWW Review: THE FOREST, Hampstead Theatre Photo BWW Review: THE FOREST, Hampstead Theatre
by Marianka Swain - Feb 15, 2022

How might Florian Zeller return to the theatre following his Oscar triumph for The Father? London's Hampstead Theatre hosts the world premiere of his latest play, The Forest.

Photos: First Look at THE FOREST at Hampstead Theatre Photo Photos: First Look at THE FOREST at Hampstead Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Feb 14, 2022

Hampstead Theatre has released production images for the world premiere of Florian Zeller’s new play, The Forest.  Running until 12 March 2022, The Forest is translated by Zeller’s long-time collaborator Christopher Hampton, and directed by Jonathan Kent, who re-unites with Zeller after his critically acclaimed production of The Height of the Storm.

Hampstead Theatre Announces Full Cast & Creative Team For THE FEVER SYNDROME Photo Hampstead Theatre Announces Full Cast & Creative Team For THE FEVER SYNDROME
by Stephi Wild - Feb 3, 2022

Hampstead Theatre has announced the full cast and creative team for the world premiere of Alexis Zegerman's vivid, new play, The Fever Syndrome.  Directed by Roxana Silbert,  The Fever Syndrome will run from 19 March until 23 April 2022.

THE FOREST Leads February's Top 10 New London Shows Photo THE FOREST Leads February's Top 10 New London Shows
by Marianka Swain - Jan 29, 2022

London is never short of temptations, whether splashy West End shows, engrossing dramas or bold fringe offerings. From Florian Zeller’s latest to a starry Shakespeare and thrilling art duel, here are some of this month’s most eye-catching openings. Don’t forget to check back for BroadwayWorld’s reviews, interviews and features!

Hampstead Theatre Announces Full Cast and Creative Team For The World Premiere Of THE Photo Hampstead Theatre Announces Full Cast and Creative Team For The World Premiere Of THE FOREST
by Stephi Wild - Dec 15, 2021

Hampstead Theatre has announced the full cast and creative team for the world premiere of Florian Zeller's new play, The Forest. Running from 5 February until 12 March 2022, The Forest is translated by Zeller's long-time collaborator Christopher Hampton, and directed by Jonathan Kent, who re-unites with Zeller after his critically acclaimed production of The Height of the Storm.

Hampstead Theatre Announces Three Premieres as Part of 2022 Season Lineup Photo Hampstead Theatre Announces Three Premieres as Part of 2022 Season Lineup
by Stephi Wild - Nov 12, 2021

The Forest by Florian Zeller, translated by Christopher Hampton, with direction by Jonathan Kent, will run from 4 February until 12 March. The Fever Syndrome by Alexis Zegerman, directed by Hampstead Theatre's Artistic Director, Roxana Silbert, will run from 18 March until 23 April. The Fellowship by Roy Williams, directed by Paulette Randall, will run from 17 June until 23 July.

Manhattan Theatre Club Announces New Commissioning Program, New Slate Of Commissions  Photo Manhattan Theatre Club Announces New Commissioning Program, New Slate Of Commissions and Inaugural Groundworks Lab For New Work Development
by Stephi Wild - Oct 27, 2021

Lynne Meadow (Artistic Director) and Barry Grove (Executive Producer) have announced a robust slate of playwright commissions through Manhattan Theatre Club's new partnership with the Edgerton Foundation, as well as a new round of commissions supported by ongoing partnerships with Bobbie Olsen and other donors.

Anthony Hopkins Joins Cast of THE FATHER Sequel THE SON Photo Anthony Hopkins Joins Cast of THE FATHER Sequel THE SON
by Michael Major - Oct 11, 2021

Hopkins joins Hugh Jackman, Laura Dern, and Vanessa Kirby in the new film, which has just wrapped production in London.

Florian Zeller Videos

VIDEO: Alfred Molina Visits Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Watch Now! VideoVIDEO: Alfred Molina Visits Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Watch Now!
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Jun 5, 2021

Watch as Richard Ridge chats with stage and screen star Alfred Molina, who will soon appear in We Have To Hurry, streaming live via Broadway on Demand for two performances only, Saturday, June 5th at 8pm and Sunday, June 6th at 3pm.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for THE FATHER, Starring Anthony Hopkins & Olivia Colman VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for THE FATHER, Starring Anthony Hopkins & Olivia Colman
by Stage Tube - Sep 14, 2020

Anthony is 80, mischievous, living defiantly alone and rejecting the carers that his daughter, Anne, encouragingly introduces. Yet help is also becoming a necessity for Anne; she cana??t make daily visits anymore and Anthony's grip on reality is unravelling.

VIDEO: First Look at THE FATHER at Pasadena Playhouse, Starring Alfred Molina VideoVIDEO: First Look at THE FATHER at Pasadena Playhouse, Starring Alfred Molina
by Stage Tube - Feb 17, 2020

Pasadena Playhouse presents The Father, written by Florian Zeller, translated by Christopher Hampton and directed by Jessica Kubzansky, February 5 to March 1, 2020.

BWW TV: Go Inside Opening Night of THE HEIGHT OF THE STORM with Jonathan Pryce, Eilee VideoBWW TV: Go Inside Opening Night of THE HEIGHT OF THE STORM with Jonathan Pryce, Eileen Atkins & More!
by TV - Opening Night Special - Sep 25, 2019

The Samuel J. Friedman Theatre  was the place to be last night as Florian Zeller's new play, The Height of the Storm officially opened. Translated by two-time Tony Award Winner Christopher Hampton (Les Liaisons Dangereuses) and directed by Tony and Drama Desk Award nominee Jonathan Kent (Long Day's Journey into Night), the play features Olivier and Tony Award Winner Jonathan Pryce,  three-time Olivier Award Winner Eileen Atkins, Lucy Cohu, Amanda Drew, James Hillier and Lisa O'Hare.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Jonathan Pryce & Eileen Atkins THE HEIGHT OF THE STORM on VideoBWW TV: Watch Highlights of Jonathan Pryce & Eileen Atkins THE HEIGHT OF THE STORM on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 20, 2019

Get a first look at Manhattan Theatre Club's American premiere of The Height of the Storm, written by Tony Award nominee Florian Zeller (The Father), translated by two-time Tony Award Winner Christopher Hampton (Les Liaisons Dangereuses) and directed by Tony and Drama Desk Award nominee Jonathan Kent (Long Day's Journey into Night).

BWW TV: Jonathan Pryce, Eileen Atkins, and More Talk Bringing THE HEIGHT OF THE STORM VideoBWW TV: Jonathan Pryce, Eileen Atkins, and More Talk Bringing THE HEIGHT OF THE STORM to Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 5, 2019

Two of the greatest actors of their generation come together in one unforgettable story of a shared life, and all of its complexities. The pair, along with the show's creatives, recently met the press, chatting with our own Richard Ridge about the production.

THE FATHER Opens At Stage West April 4 VideoTHE FATHER Opens At Stage West April 4
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 22, 2019

Stage West presents the regional premiere of The Father, a Tragic Farce, written by Florian Zeller and translated by Christopher Hampton

BWW TV: Go Inside Opening Night of MTC's THE FATHER with Frank Langella & Company!
by TV - Opening Night Special - Apr 16, 2016

BroadwayWorld is taking you inside opening night with the cast below!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Frank Langella & More in THE FATHER on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 7, 2016

THE FATHER, a new play by Moliere Award winner Florian Zeller, in a translation by two-time Tony Award winner Christopher Hampton (Sunset Boulevard, Les Liaisons Dangereuses, God of Carnage), is currently in previews for an opening on Thursday, April 14, 2016 on Broadway at Manhattan Theatre Club's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre (261 West 47th Street). BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!


Florian Zeller Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Florian Zeller written?
Florian Zeller has written 4 shows including The Father (Playwright), The Height of the Storm (Playwright), The Mother (Playwright), The Son (Playwright).

What awards has Florian Zeller been nominated for?
Outstanding Production of a Broadway or Off-Broadway Play (Drama League Awards) for The Father , Outstanding New Broadway Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Father Best Play (Tony Awards) for The Father and Best Play (Evening Standard Awards) for The Father .