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Frank Langella

 
Date Of Birth:
January 01, 1940 (83)
Birth Place:
Bayonne, NJ, USA
Bio:
Broadway credits include Frost/Nixon, Man and Boy, Fortune’s Fool, A Man for All Seasons, Present Laughter, Amadeus, Hurlyburly, Passion, Design for Living, Match, Dracula, Strindberg’s The Father and Seascape (debut). Off-Broadway, he was seen in King Lear (BAM), Cyrano de Bergerac, After ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: January 01, 1940 (83)

Birth Place: Bayonne, NJ, USA

Bio:
Broadway credits include Frost/Nixon, Man and Boy, Fortune’s Fool, A Man for All Seasons, Present Laughter, Amadeus, Hurlyburly, Passion, Design for Living, Match, Dracula, Strindberg’s The Father and Seascape (debut). Off-Broadway, he was seen in King Lear (BAM), Cyrano de Bergerac, After ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Original Broadway Production, 2016
Andre
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2011
Gregor Antonescu
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2008
Sir Thomas More
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Richard Nixon
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2004
Tobi
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production [Cancelled], 2004
Anton Schell
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2002
Flegont Alexandrovitch Tropatchov
  [Off-Broadway]
1997
Cyrano
  [Broadway]
1996
Garry Essendine
  [Broadway]
1996
The Cavalry Captain
  [Off-Broadway]
1994
Junius
  [Off-Broadway]
1989
Prospero
  [Broadway]
1987
Sherlock Holmes
  [Off-Broadway]
1984
Quentin
  [Broadway]
1984
Eddie [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1984
Otto
  [Broadway]
1983
Jim
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1980
Antonio Salieri [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
1977
Count Dracula
  [Off-Broadway]
1976
Prince Friedrich Arthur of Homburg
  [Broadway]
1975
Leslie
  [Broadway]
1968
Will
  [Broadway]
1966
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1965
Flamineo
  [Off-Broadway]
1965
The Young Man (Good Day)
  [Off-Broadway]
1964
Don Benito Cereno (Benito Cereno)
  [Off-Broadway]
1963
Michel

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 1997]
Adaptation
Director
 
[Broadway, 1980]
Director

Frank Langella Movies

The Twelve Chairs
 
[1970]
Ostap Bender
Diary of a Mad Housewife
 
[1970]
George Prager
The Deadly Trap
 
[1971]
Philippe
Dracula
 
[1979]
Count Dracula
Those Lips, Those Eyes
 
[1980]
Harry Crystal
Sphinx
 
[1981]
Akmed Khazzan
The Men's Club
 
[1986]
Harold Canterbury
Masters of the Universe
 
[1987]
Skeletor
And God Created Woman
 
[1988]
James Tiernan
True Identity
 
[1991]
Leland Carver
Body of Evidence
 
[1992]
Jeffrey Roston
1492: Conquest of Paradise
 
[1992]
Santangel
Dave
 
[1993]
Bob Alexander
Junior
 
[1994]
Noah Banes
Brainscan
 
[1994]
Detective Hayden
Cutthroat Island
 
[1995]
Dawg Brown
Bad Company
 
[1995]
Vic Grimes
Eddie
 
[1996]
Wild Bill Burgess
Lolita
 
[1997]
Clare Quilty
I'm Losing You
 
[1998]
Perry Needham Krohn
Small Soldiers
 
[1998]
Archer
Alegría
 
[1999]
Fleur
The Ninth Gate
 
[1999]
Boris Balkan
Innocents
 
[2000]
Robert Denright
Stardom
 
[2000]
Blaine De Ctillon
Sweet November
 
[2001]
Edgar Price
House of D
 
[2004]
Reverend Duncan
Breaking the Fifth
 
[2004]
Godfrey Winters
How You Look to Me
 
[2005]
Professor Driskoll
Good Night, and Good Luck.
 
[2005]
William Paley
Back to You in the Days
 
[2005]
Lieutenant Hudson
Return to Rajapur
 
[2006]
Ned Bears
The Novice
 
[2006]
Father Tew
Superman Returns
 
[2006]
Perry White
Starting Out in the Evening
 
[2007]
Leonard Schiller
The Tale of Despereaux
 
[2008]
Mayor
The Caller
 
[2008]
Jimmy
Frost/Nixon
 
[2008]
Richard Nixon
The Box
 
[2009]
Arlington Steward
Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps
 
[2010]
Louis Zabel
All Good Things
 
[2010]
Sanford Marks
Unknown
 
[2011]
Rodney Cole
Robot & Frank
 
[2012]
Frank
The Time Being
 
[2012]
Warner Dax
Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight
 
[2013]
Warren Burger
Grace of Monaco
 
[2014]
Francis Tucker
5 to 7
 
[2014]
Sam Bloom
Kahlil Gibran's The Prophet
 
[2014]
Pha
Muppets Most Wanted
 
[2014]
Beefeater Vicar
Noah
 
[2014]
Og
Draft Day
 
[2014]
Anthony Molina
Parts Per Billion
 
[2014]
Andy
The Driftless Area
 
[2015]
Tim Geer
Youth in Oregon
 
[2016]
Raymond
Captain Fantastic
 
[2016]
Jack
The Trial of the Chicago 7
 
[2020]
Judge Julius Hoffman
Angry Neighbors
 
[2022]
Harry

Frank Langella TV Shows

Kidding
 
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Sebestian, Seb
Kitchen Confidential
 
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Pino
The Americans
 
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Gabriel

Frank Langella Biography

Broadway credits include Frost/Nixon, Man and Boy, Fortune’s Fool, A Man for All Seasons, Present Laughter, Amadeus, Hurlyburly, Passion, Design for Living, Match, Dracula, Strindberg’s The Father and Seascape (debut).

Off-Broadway, he was seen in King Lear (BAM), Cyrano de Bergerac, After the Fall, The Old Glory, The White Devil, The Immoralist, Booth, The Tempest. Film: Frost/Nixon, Robot & Frank, Wall Street 2, Good Night and Good Luck, Starting Out in the Evening, Draft Day, Lolita, Dave, The Ninth Gate, Dracula, Diary of a Mad Housewife and The Twelve Chairs (debut).

Honors: Theater Hall of Fame, three Tony Awards (six nominations), five Drama Desks, three Obies, three Outer Critics Circle Awards; Drama League, National Board of Review, Los Angeles Film Critics, Boston Film Critics and Cable Ace Awards. Nominations: Academy Award, Golden Globe, Emmy, SAG, Olivier, BAFTA, Critics’ Choice and Independent Spirit Awards. In addition, he has appeared in more than 50 productions in some of America’s finest regional theatres.

Frank Langella Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2016 - Outstanding Actor in a Play Gold Star
Frank Langella, The Father
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2016 - Outstanding Actor in a Play Gold Star
Frank Langella, The Father
 
Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play Gold Star
Frank Langella, The Father
 
Tony Awards - 2012 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play
Frank Langella, Man and Boy
 
BroadwayWorld Awards - 2007 - Best Leading Actor in a Play Gold Star
Frank Langella, Frost/Nixon
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Actor in a Play Gold Star
Frank Langella, Frost/Nixon
 
Olivier Awards - 2007 - Best Actor
Frank LangellaFrost/Nixon
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Actor in a Play Gold Star
Frank Langella, Frost/Nixon
 
Tony Awards - 2007 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play Gold Star
Frank Langella, Frost/Nixon
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2004 - Outstanding Actor - Play Gold Star
Frank Langella, Match
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2004 - Outstanding Actor in a Play Gold Star
Frank Langella , Match
 
Tony Awards - 2004 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play
Frank Langella, Match
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2002 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play Gold Star
Frank Langella , Fortune's Fool
 
Tony Awards - 2002 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play Gold Star
Frank Langella, Fortune's Fool
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1997 - Best Actor - Play
Frank Langella, Present Laughter
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1996 - Outstanding Actor - Play Gold Star
Frank Langella, The Father
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1996 - Outstanding Actor - Play
Frank Langella, Present Laughter
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1996 - Best Actor - Play
The Father , Frank Langella
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1978 - Outstanding Actor - Play
Frank Langella, Dracula
 
Drama League Awards - 1978 - Distinguished Performance Award Gold Star
Frank Langella
 
Tony Awards - 1978 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play
Frank Langella, Dracula
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1975 - Outstanding Featured Actor - Play Gold Star
Frank Langella, Seascape
 
Tony Awards - 1974 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play Gold Star
Frank Langella, Seascape
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1969 - Outstanding Performance Gold Star
Frank Langella, A Cry of Players
 
Obie Awards - 1966 - Performance Gold Star
Frank Langella, Good Day
 
Obie Awards - 1966 - Performance Gold Star
Frank Langella, The White Devil
 
Obie Awards - 1965 - Best Performance Gold Star
Frank Langella, The Old Glory

Frank Langella News

ANGRY NEIGHBORS' Danny Winn Signs With Exclusive Artists Agency Photo ANGRY NEIGHBORS' Danny Winn Signs With Exclusive Artists Agency
by Blair Ingenthron - Jan 29, 2023

Texas-born actor/producer Danny Winn, who stars opposite veteran actor Frank Langella in the recently released 'Angry Neighbors', has signed with Exclusive Artists Agency.

Aurea Ensemble Presents Dylan Thomas' A CHILD'S CHRISTMAS IN WALES  Photo Aurea Ensemble Presents Dylan Thomas' A CHILD'S CHRISTMAS IN WALES 
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 28, 2022

Aurea Ensemble presents its annual holiday concert, A Child's Christmas in Wales on Sunday, December 11, 3pm at St. Martin's Episcopal Church, 50 Orchard Ave, in Providence.

AUREA ENSEMBLE TO PRESENT ANNUAL HOLIDAY CONCERT: A Magical Amalgamation of Music and Photo AUREA ENSEMBLE TO PRESENT ANNUAL HOLIDAY CONCERT: A Magical Amalgamation of Music and Words
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 28, 2022

Aurea Ensemble will present its annual holiday concert, A Child's Christmas in Wales on Sunday, December 11, 3pm at St. Martin's Episcopal Church, 50 Orchard Ave, in Providence.

PRIMA FACIE, Starring Jodie Comer, Will Open at the Golden Theatre Photo PRIMA FACIE, Starring Jodie Comer, Will Open at the Golden Theatre
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 15, 2022

Jodie Comer will make her highly anticipated Broadway debut in the US premiere of Prima Facie, a new play by Suzie Miller. Prima Facie opens on Sunday, April 23, 2023 at the Golden Theatre. Previews begin on Tuesday, April 11, 2023.

SAG Nominee Stelio Savante Signs With Eris Talent Agency Photo SAG Nominee Stelio Savante Signs With Eris Talent Agency
by Blair Ingenthron - Nov 12, 2022

South African actor/producer Stelio Savante, starring opposite Anne Heche (in her final performance on film), Cress Williams & Kellan Lutz in Gravitas Venture's What Remains (releasing in theaters Dec 2nd), and opposite Frank Langella & Bobby Cannavale in Lionsgate's upcoming Angry Neighbors (also releasing in theaters Dec 2nd), has signed with Eris Talent Agency and CEO Rebecca Ek in Los Angeles for representation in California and New York.

Full Cast Announced For ORLANDO at the Garrick Theatre Photo Full Cast Announced For ORLANDO at the Garrick Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Oct 7, 2022

The full company has been announced for Orlando ‚Äď joining Emma Corrin, in the title role, are Deborah Findlay (Mrs Grimsditch), Jessica Alade (Virginia, Drunken Tory), Debra Baker (Virginia, Favilla, The Captain), Akuc Bol (Virginia, Euphrosyne, Prue), Lucy Briers (Virginia, Queen Elizabeth, Officer), Richard Cant (Virginia, Harriet, Kitty), Melissa Lowe (Virginia, Drunken Tory), Jodie McNee (Virginia, Marmaduke), Oliver Wickham (Virginia, Clorinda), and Millicent Wong (Virginia, Sasha, Nell).

Feature: Ben Stevenson's Dracula, presented by the Nevada Ballet Theatre, to Bring Go Photo Feature: Ben Stevenson's Dracula, presented by the Nevada Ballet Theatre, to Bring Gothic Grandness
by Debbie Hall - Sep 30, 2022

Ben Stevenson’s Dracula, presented by the Nevada Ballet Theatre, will fill the stage with all the eerie, Gothic grandness to begin the Halloween season. Haunting performances will be presented at The Smith Center Oct. 6-9.

Steve Ross to Present AUTUMN SERENADES at Birdland in October Photo Steve Ross to Present AUTUMN SERENADES at Birdland in October
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 16, 2022

BIRDLAND JAZZ CLUB¬†will present vocalist and pianist¬†Steve Ross in a special new show¬†‚ÄúAutumn Serenades‚Ä̬†on¬†Monday, October 24¬†at¬†7:00 PM. Ross will sing a few mellow seasonal ballads, including ‚ÄúSeptember in the Rain,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúAutumn Leaves,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúSeptember Song,‚ÄĚ and ‚ÄúWhen October Goes.‚ÄĚ

Chain Theatre Announces WHAT PASSES FOR COMEDY As Next Production, Beginning October  Photo Chain Theatre Announces WHAT PASSES FOR COMEDY As Next Production, Beginning October 28
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 15, 2022

The critically-acclaimed Chain Theatre has announced the world premiere production of G.D. Kimble's WHAT PASSES FOR COMEDY, directed by Chain Managing Director Rick Hamilton.

WHAT PASSES FOR COMEDY Comes to Chain Theatre Next Month Photo WHAT PASSES FOR COMEDY Comes to Chain Theatre Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Sep 15, 2022

The critically-acclaimed Chain Theatre has announced the world premiere production of G.D. Kimble’s WHAT PASSES FOR COMEDY, directed by Chain Managing Director Rick Hamilton. WHAT PASSES FOR COMEDY will play a limited engagement at Chain Theatre.

Frank Langella Videos

VIDEO: Sacha Baron Cohen Talks TRIAL OF THE CHICAGO 7 & BORAT on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE! Videoplay
VIDEO: Sacha Baron Cohen Talks TRIAL OF THE CHICAGO 7 & BORAT on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE!

by Stage Tube - Mar 5, 2021

Sacha talks about winning two Golden Globe Awards for Borat, doing Abbie Hoffman’s accent for The Trial of the Chicago 7, the horrible mix-up when sending his audition tape to Steven Spielberg, wearing different underwear for every character he plays, and he reveals that doing a Borat bit on our show inspired him to make Borat Subsequent Moviefilm.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for THE FATHER, Starring Anthony Hopkins & Olivia Colman Videoplay
VIDEO: 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: Watch the Official Teaser Trailer For THE TRIAL OF THE CHICAGO 7 Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the Official Teaser Trailer For THE TRIAL OF THE CHICAGO 7

by Stage Tube - Sep 14, 2020

The first official teaser trailer has been released for Aaron Sorkin's The Trial of the Chicago 7.

VIDEO: Jessica Hecht Talks SEINFELD on TODAY SHOW Videoplay
VIDEO: Jessica Hecht Talks SEINFELD on TODAY SHOW

by Stage Tube - Sep 25, 2019

Jessica Hecht, who played George's girlfriend Lindsay, on Seinfeld, recalls, 'They were such a genius system of making it funny, and George making it funny that you just kind of plugged yourself in and people would scream with laughter.a?? Watch the clip from 'Today Show' below!

THE FATHER Opens At Stage West April 4 Videoplay
THE 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

VIDEO: Watch the First Episode of KIDDING Starring Jim Carrey Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the First Episode of KIDDING Starring Jim Carrey

by Stage Tube - Aug 31, 2018

¬†SHOWTIME has released the series premiere of its new comedy¬†KIDDING¬†early across multiple platforms. The series stars Golden Globe¬†winner Jim Carrey in his first series regular role in more than two decades.¬†KIDDING¬†reunites Carrey with Oscar¬ģ¬†winner Michel Gondry¬†(Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind)¬†and is created by Dave Holstein (WEEDS,¬†Raising Hope).¬†The premiere episode is available for free now on¬†YouTube,¬†Facebook¬†and¬†SHO.com. The 10-episode season of¬†KIDDING¬†will premiere on¬†Sunday, September 9 at 10 p.m. ET/PT¬†after¬†SHAMELESS. Early sampling for¬†KIDDING¬†is part of the SHOWTIME Free Preview Weekend available now to over 71¬†million households through Monday, September 3. Viewers nationwide are able sample the network's award-winning programming on SHOWTIME, SHOWTIME¬†ON DEMAND¬ģ, SHOWTIME ANYTIME¬ģ¬†and select distributors' TV Everywhere portals.¬†

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Jim Carrey's Return to Television in SHOWTIME's KIDDING Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Jim Carrey's Return to Television in SHOWTIME's KIDDING

by Stage Tube - Aug 7, 2018

SHOWTIME has released a trailer and the official posters for its new half-hour comedy series¬†KIDDING,¬†starring Golden Globe¬ģ¬†winner Jim Carrey in his first series regular role in more than two decades. Premiering on Sunday, September 9 at 10 p.m. ET/PT after the season nine premiere of SHAMELESS, KIDDING reunites Carrey with Oscar¬ģ winner Michel Gondry (Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind) and is created by Dave Holstein (Weeds, Raising Hope).¬†

VIDEO: Geffen Playhouse Remembers
by Stage Tube - Mar 24, 2017

The Geffen Playhouse in Los Angeles remembers productions through the years. From renowned shows of American classics and new plays to Education and Community Programs that extend the joy of live theater well beyond its four walls, the Geffen Playhouse is a lively hub and vital force within the cultural life of Los Angeles.

STAGE TUBE: Rick McKay Releases Unseen Footage from Acclaimed Documentary GREENWICH VILLAGE: A WORLD APART
by Stage Tube - Nov 4, 2016

To celebrate his second consecutive win at the Greenwich Village Film Festival on October 26th, 2016, award-winning filmmaker RICK McKAY (Broadway: The Golden Age, Broadway: BEYOND the Golden Age, A&E Biography, PBS's City Arts and Egg: The Arts Show), releases a six-minute sample of his 2015 winning short film, 'Greenwich Village: A World Apart'. The never-before-seen footage can be seen below or on YouTube at:https://youtu.be/i2-wjVAqwsA

VIDEO: First Look - Frank Langella Stars in Critically Acclaimed CAPTAIN FANTASTIC
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 5, 2016

From director and screenwriter Matt Ross comes the new film CAPTAIN FANTASTIC. Check out the first official trailer below!


Frank Langella Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Frank Langella been in?
Frank Langella has appeared on Broadway in 17 shows.

How many West End shows has Frank Langella been in?
Frank Langella has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Frank Langella been nominated for?
Outstanding Actor in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The Father , Outstanding Actor in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Father , Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Father , Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Man and Boy , Best Leading Actor in a Play (BroadwayWorld Awards) for Frost/Nixon , Outstanding Actor in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Frost/Nixon , Best Actor (Olivier Awards) for Frost/Nixon , Outstanding Actor in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Frost/Nixon , Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Frost/Nixon , Outstanding Actor - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Match , Outstanding Actor in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Match , Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Match , Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Fortune's Fool , Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Fortune's Fool , Best Actor - Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Present Laughter , Outstanding Actor - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The Father , Outstanding Actor - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Present Laughter , Best Actor - Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Frank Langella , Outstanding Actor - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Dracula , Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) , Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Dracula , Outstanding Featured Actor - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Seascape , Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Seascape , Outstanding Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for A Cry of Players , Performance (Obie Awards) for Good Day Performance (Obie Awards) for The White Devil and Best Performance (Obie Awards) for The Old Glory .

What awards has Frank Langella won?
Outstanding Actor in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The Father, Outstanding Actor in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Father, Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Father, Best Leading Actor in a Play (BroadwayWorld Awards) for Frost/Nixon, Outstanding Actor in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Frost/Nixon, Outstanding Actor in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Frost/Nixon, Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Frost/Nixon, Outstanding Actor - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Match, Outstanding Actor in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Match , Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Fortune's Fool , Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Fortune's Fool, Outstanding Actor - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The Father, Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards), Outstanding Featured Actor - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Seascape, Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Seascape, Outstanding Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for A Cry of Players, Performance (Obie Awards) for Good Day Performance (Obie Awards) for The White Deviland Best Performance (Obie Awards) for The Old Glory.