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Gary Wilmes

 
Bio:
Gary Wilmes last appeared at the Roundabout Theatre Company in the critically acclaimed production of If I Forget. Wilmes began his career in the theatre at Chicago's Steppenwolf Theatre where he most recently appeared in Tracy Letts's Mary Page Marlowe in a role that he recreated off-Broadway at ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Gary Wilmes last appeared at the Roundabout Theatre Company in the critically acclaimed production of If I Forget. Wilmes began his career in the theatre at Chicago's Steppenwolf Theatre where he most recently appeared in Tracy Letts's Mary Page Marlowe in a role that he recreated off-Broadway at ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Broadway Production, 2018
Saul Kimmer
  [Off-Broadway]
Second Stage Theater New York Premiere, 2018
Dan
  [Off-Broadway]
Roundabout Off-Broadway Premiere, 2017
Howard Kilberg
  [Chicago]
Steppenwolf Original Production, 2016
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater Production, 2014
Jake
  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater Production, 2012
Tom
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Daniel Cavanaugh
  [Off-Broadway]
2006
Davis
  [Off-Broadway]
2001
Performer

Photos

Gary Wilmes, Paul Dano, Ethan Hawke, Marylouise Burke during the Broadway Opening Nig Photo

Gary Wilmes, Paul Dano, Ethan Hawke, Marylouise Burke during the Broadway Opening Night Curtain Call for the Roundabout Theatre Production of "True West" at the American Airlines Theatre on January 24, 2019 in New York City.

From: 
Date:
12/28/2019
Gary Wilmes, Paul Dano, Ethan Hawke and Marylouise Burke Photo

Gary Wilmes, Paul Dano, Ethan Hawke and Marylouise Burke

From: 
Date:
01/25/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Broadway Production, 2018
Saul Kimmer

  [Off-Broadway]
Second Stage Theater New York Premiere, 2018
Dan

  [Off-Broadway]
Roundabout Off-Broadway Premiere, 2017
Howard Kilberg

  [Chicago]
Steppenwolf Original Production, 2016
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater Production, 2014
Jake

  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater Production, 2012
Tom

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Daniel Cavanaugh

  [Off-Broadway]
2006
Davis

  [Off-Broadway]
2001
Performer

Gary Wilmes Biography

Gary Wilmes last appeared at the Roundabout Theatre Company in the critically acclaimed production of If I Forget. Wilmes began his career in the theatre at Chicago's Steppenwolf Theatre where he most recently appeared in Tracy Letts's Mary Page Marlowe in a role that he recreated off-Broadway at Second Stage Theater. Other theatre credits include the Broadway production of Chinglish, the national tour of August: Osage County, and the off-Broadway productions of Straight White Men, Gatz, and Red Light Winter, for which he was the recipient of an Obie Award. Wilmes has worked for many prominent New York theatre companies including Second Stage, The Public, BAM, Vineyard Theatre, The Wooster Group, and Theatre For A New Audience. His film appearances include Detroit, The Wizard of Lies, Irrational Man, Salt, A Mighty Heart, and most recently Stephen Spielberg's The Post. Wilmes is best known to television audiences for his roles on "Billions," "Bull," "Louie," "Homeland" and "Jon Benjamin Has a Van."

Gary Wilmes Awards and Nominations

 
Obie Awards - 2006 - Performance Gold Star
Gary Wilmes, Red Light Winter

Gary Wilmes News

PLAY OF THE DAY! Today's Play: MARY PAGE MARLOWE by Tracy Letts Photo PLAY OF THE DAY! Today's Play: MARY PAGE MARLOWE by Tracy Letts
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 1, 2020

During this time when productions all over the world have been put on pause, we are coming together to celebrate plays that have left their mark on theater history. This week we will be focusing on the plays of Tracy Letts. Today's play, Mary Page Marlowe!

Photo Coverage: A Look Back on the Most Memorable Performances of 2019 Photo Photo Coverage: A Look Back on the Most Memorable Performances of 2019
by Walter McBride - Jan 2, 2020

As 2019 comes to a close, we're taking a look back on some of the most memorable performances of the year.

Photo Flash: Daniel K. Isaac, Julyana Soelistyo, Jennifer Lim, John D. Haggerty And M Photo Photo Flash: Daniel K. Isaac, Julyana Soelistyo, Jennifer Lim, John D. Haggerty And More Celebrate YOU NEVER TOUCHED THE DIRT Opening Night
by Stephi Wild - Jun 8, 2019

Zhu Yi's YOU NEVER TOUCHED THE DIRT opened at The Wild Project (195 E 3rd Street) in Manhattan on June 6 as part of SUMMERWORKS, Clubbed Thumb's annual series of new plays. The limited run ends on Thursday, June 13 and due to popular demand, an additional 3:00 p.m. matinee has been added on June 13. Single tickets are on sale for $25 ($20 for students) here.

Steve Martin, Lili Taylor, John Hodgman, and More Will Appear at Elevator Repair Serv Photo Steve Martin, Lili Taylor, John Hodgman, and More Will Appear at Elevator Repair Service's 2019 Spring Gala
by Stephi Wild - Apr 18, 2019

Lecy Goranson will host a star-studded gala, celebrating this year's achievements of the Obie-Award winning theater ensemble, Elevator Repair Service. Under the direction of founding Artistic Director John Collins, ERS has been making original theater for 27 years. They have achieved national and international recognition with their extensive body of work, in particular the award-winning Gatz, a verbatim staging of The Great Gatsby, which enjoyed four engagements this season, from Abu Dhabi to Perth to New York City. The New York Times called Gatz The most remarkable achievement in theater not only of this year but also of this decade (which, gee, means this century too). For more information visit elevator.org.

TRUE WEST Plays its Final Performance Today, March 17 Photo TRUE WEST Plays its Final Performance Today, March 17
by Stephi Wild - Mar 17, 2019

Roundabout Theatre Company's new Broadway production of Sam Shepard's Tony & Pulitzer Prize-nominated drama True West, directed by James Macdonald, plays its final performance tonight, March 17, at the American Airlines Theatre.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Ethan Hawke & Paul Dano in TRUE WEST on Broadway Photo BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Ethan Hawke & Paul Dano in TRUE WEST on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 29, 2019

Roundabout Theatre Company's new Broadway production of Sam Shepard's Tony & Pulitzer Prize-nominated drama True West, directed by James Macdonald (The Children), opened last week at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway (227 West 42nd Street), for a limited engagement through March 17, 2019.

BWW TV: Go Inside Opening Night of TRUE WEST with Ethan Hawke, Paul Dano & More! Photo BWW TV: Go Inside Opening Night of TRUE WEST with Ethan Hawke, Paul Dano & More!
by TV - Opening Night Special - Jan 26, 2019

The American Airlines Theatre was the place to be last night as Roundabout Theatre Company's new Broadway production of Sam Shepard's Tony & Pulitzer Prize-nominated drama True West, directed by James Macdonald (The Children), celebrated its opening night!

Photo Coverage: Ethan Hawke, Paul Dano & More Celebrate Opening Night of TRUE WEST! Photo Photo Coverage: Ethan Hawke, Paul Dano & More Celebrate Opening Night of TRUE WEST!
by Linda Lenzi - Jan 25, 2019

Roundabout Theatre Company's new Broadway production of Sam Shepard's Tony & Pulitzer Prize-nominated drama True West, directed by James Macdonald (The Children), opened last night at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway (227 West 42nd Street), for a limited engagement through March 17, 2019.

Photo Coverage: On the Opening Night Red Carpet for TRUE WEST! Photo Photo Coverage: On the Opening Night Red Carpet for TRUE WEST!
by Jennifer Broski - Jan 25, 2019

Roundabout Theatre Company's new Broadway production of Sam Shepard's Tony & Pulitzer Prize-nominated drama True West, directed by James Macdonald (The Children), opened last night at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway (227 West 42nd Street), for a limited engagement through March 17, 2019.

Photo Coverage: The Cast of TRUE WEST Takes Their Opening Night Bows Photo Photo Coverage: The Cast of TRUE WEST Takes Their Opening Night Bows
by Walter McBride - Jan 25, 2019

Roundabout Theatre Company's new Broadway production of Sam Shepard's Tony & Pulitzer Prize-nominated drama True West, directed by James Macdonald(The Children), opened last night at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway (227 West 42nd Street), for a limited engagement through March 17, 2019.

Gary Wilmes Videos

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Ethan Hawke & Paul Dano in TRUE WEST on Broadway VideoBWW TV: Watch Highlights of Ethan Hawke & Paul Dano in TRUE WEST on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 29, 2019

Roundabout Theatre Company's new Broadway production of Sam Shepard's Tony & Pulitzer Prize-nominated drama True West, directed by James Macdonald (The Children), opened last week at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway (227 West 42nd Street), for a limited engagement through March 17, 2019.

BWW TV: Go Inside Opening Night of TRUE WEST with Ethan Hawke, Paul Dano & More! VideoBWW TV: Go Inside Opening Night of TRUE WEST with Ethan Hawke, Paul Dano & More!
by TV - Opening Night Special - Jan 26, 2019

The American Airlines Theatre was the place to be last night as Roundabout Theatre Company's new Broadway production of Sam Shepard's Tony & Pulitzer Prize-nominated drama True West, directed by James Macdonald (The Children), celebrated its opening night!

BWW TV: Ethan Hawke & Paul Dano Gear Up for Broadway Return in TRUE WEST! VideoBWW TV: Ethan Hawke & Paul Dano Gear Up for Broadway Return in TRUE WEST!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 5, 2018

Roundabout Theatre Company will soon present a new Broadway production of Sam Shepard's Tony & Pulitzer Prize-nominated drama True West, directed by James Macdonald (The Children).

VIDEO: Watch All New Promo for TRUE WEST, with Ethan Hawke and Paul Dano! VideoVIDEO: Watch All New Promo for TRUE WEST, with Ethan Hawke and Paul Dano!
by Stage Tube - Nov 16, 2018

Roundabout Theatre Company will soon present a new Broadway production of Sam Shepard's Tony & Pulitzer Prize-nominated drama True West, directed by James Macdonald (The Children).

BWW TV: Tatiana Maslany & Company Explain What Tracy Letts' MARY PAGE MARLOWE Is All  VideoBWW TV: Tatiana Maslany & Company Explain What Tracy Letts' MARY PAGE MARLOWE Is All About!
by TV - Press Previews - Jun 15, 2018

Second Stage Theater will soon present the New York Premiere of Tracy Letts' acclaimed play, Mary Page Marlowe, directed by Lila Neugebauer. David Aaron Baker and Nick Dillenburg will complete the cast featuring Blair Brown, Kayli Carter, Audrey Corsa, Marcia DeBonis, Ryan Foust, Tess Frazer, Emma Geer, Grace Gummer, Mia Sinclair Jenness, Brian Kerwin, Tatiana Maslany, Kellie Overbey, Susan Pourfar, Maria Elena Ramirez, Elliot Villar, and Gary Wilmes.

VIDEO: Kate Walsh Talks Forgetting Her Lines in Off-Broadway's IF I FORGET!
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 3, 2017

Actress Kate Walsh spoke about starring in the Off-Broadway play IF I FORGET on today's ‚ÄúLIVE with Kelly,‚ÄĚ telling Kelly Ripa and guest co-host Scott Wolf about the time she completely forgot her lines!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from Steven Levenson's IF I FORGET
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 21, 2017

Roundabout Theatre Company presents Steven Levenson's (The Unavoidable Disappearance of Tom Durnin; Dear Evan Hansen) new play, If I Forget, directed by Daniel Sullivan. The cast includes Larry Bryggman(Picnic), Maria Dizzia ('Orange is the New Black'), Tasha Lawrence (Good People), Jeremy Shamos (Noises Off), Seth Steinberg, Kate Walsh ('Grey's Anatomy'), and Gary Wilmes (Irrational Man). BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!

VIDEO: First Look - Teaser Trailer for Showtime's HOMELAND Season 3
by - Jul 29, 2013

Showtime's HOMELAND returns for a new season on September 29th. Below, check out a just released teaser trailer for the award winning drama!

STAGE TUBE: Learn Chinese with the Cast of CHINGLISH!
by Stage Tube - Dec 28, 2011

CHINGLISH, by Tony Award-winning and two-time Pulitzer Prize finalist David Henry Hwang (M. Butterfly), is playing at the Longacre Theatre (220 West 48th Street). Tickets are available on Telecharge.com or by calling 212-239-6200. In the videos below, Kate Walsh and C.S. Lee teach the cast important Chinese phrase. Check them out by clicking below!

BWW TV: Meet the Cast of Broadway's CHINGLISH!
by Broadway Beat - Sep 12, 2011

CHINGLISH, the new comedy by Tony Award-winning and two-time Pulitzer Prize finalist David Henry Hwang (M. Butterfly), and directed by OBIE Award winner Leigh Silverman, will begin previews at the Longacre Theatre on Tuesday, October 11th. The show comes to Broadway following its acclaimed world premiere production at Goodman Theatre in Chicago this summer.


Gary Wilmes Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Gary Wilmes been in?
Gary Wilmes has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Gary Wilmes been in?
Gary Wilmes has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Gary Wilmes been nominated for?
Performance (Obie Awards) for Red Light Winter .

What awards has Gary Wilmes won?
Performance (Obie Awards) for Red Light Winter.