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Gayle Rankin

 
Bio:
Originally from Scotland, Gayle Rankin made her Off-Broadway debut in Tony Kushner's adaptation of The Illusion at the Signature Theater Company. She was next seen in Tribes, directed by David Comer, which had a long and successful run at the Barrow Street Theater before transferring to the Mark ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Originally from Scotland, Gayle Rankin made her Off-Broadway debut in Tony Kushner's adaptation of The Illusion at the Signature Theater Company. She was next seen in Tribes, directed by David Comer, which had a long and successful run at the Barrow Street Theater before transferring to the Mark ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival at The Public Theater, 2017
Ophelia
Second Gravedigger
  [Off-Broadway]
2016 Shakespeare in the Park Production, 2016
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Lincoln Center Theater Production, 2015
Charlotte
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2014
Fraulein Kost
  [Off-Broadway]
North American Premiere, 2012
Ruth

Photos

Gayle Rankin, Danya Taymor Photo

Gayle Rankin, Danya Taymor

From: 
Date:
06/04/2019
Rob Marshell, Aaron Krohn, Danny Burstein, Michelle Williams, , Alan Cumming, Linda E Photo

Rob Marshell, Aaron Krohn, Danny Burstein, Michelle Williams, , Alan Cumming, Linda Emond, John Kander, Bill Heck, Gayle Rankin, Sam Mendes and Joe Masteroff during the Broadway Opening Night Performance Curtain Call for 'Cabaret' at Studio 54 on April 24

From: 
Date:
10/01/2018

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival at The Public Theater, 2017
Ophelia

Second Gravedigger

  [Off-Broadway]
2016 Shakespeare in the Park Production, 2016
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Lincoln Center Theater Production, 2015
Charlotte

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2014
Fraulein Kost

  [Off-Broadway]
North American Premiere, 2012
Ruth

Gayle Rankin Biography

Originally from Scotland, Gayle Rankin made her Off-Broadway debut in Tony Kushner's adaptation of The Illusion at the Signature Theater Company. She was next seen in Tribes, directed by David Comer, which had a long and successful run at the Barrow Street Theater before transferring to the Mark Taper Forum in Los Angeles. Since her graduation from Juilliard, Gayle has continued to work intermittently at Lake Lucille, developing the role of "Nina" in Brian Mertes' production of The Seagull. Crossing over to television and film and after roles in √Ę‚ā¨ŇďLaw & Order: SVU√Ę‚ā¨¬Ě and the indie film East of Acadia, Gayle was cast as a series regular in the HBO pilot √Ę‚ā¨ŇďThe Missionary√Ę‚ā¨¬Ě. Cabaret marks Gayle's Broadway debut.





Gayle Rankin News

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for MOON MANOR Film Photo VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for MOON MANOR Film
by Michael Major - Jan 13, 2022

On his last day alive, Jimmy, played by James Carrozo (Hair, Jesus Christ Superstar), will show his estranged brother, salt-of-the earth caretaker, sharp-witted death doula, an obituary writer, a cosmic being, and the guests at his FUNeral that sometimes the art of living is the art of dying. The film also features Ricki Lake and Debra Wilson.

Tony Nominee Micah Stock Joins KINDRED Pilot on FX Photo Tony Nominee Micah Stock Joins KINDRED Pilot on FX
by Michael Major - Sep 29, 2021

Ryan Kwanten, Gayle Rankin, Austin Smith, Antoinette Crowe-Legacy and David Alexander Kaplan have all been confirmed to join the previously announced Mallori Johnson.

HBO Announces Premiere Date for PERRY MASON, Starring Matthew Rhys and John Lithgow Photo HBO Announces Premiere Date for PERRY MASON, Starring Matthew Rhys and John Lithgow
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jun 5, 2020

1931, Los Angeles.¬†While the rest of the country struggles through the Great Depression, this city is booming!¬†Oil! Olympic Games! Talking Pictures!¬†Evangelical Fervor!¬†And a child kidnapping gone very, very wrong.¬†Based on characters created by author Erle Stanley Gardner, drama series¬†PERRY MASON, starring Emmy¬ģ¬†winner Matthew Rhys, debuts¬†Sunday, June 21 at 9:00 p.m. ET¬†exclusively on HBO.

HBO Max Unveils Second Wave Slate of Originals Including FRAYED, DOOM PATROL, & More! Photo HBO Max Unveils Second Wave Slate of Originals Including FRAYED, DOOM PATROL, & More!
by Kaitlin Milligan - May 13, 2020

HBO Max has revealed the second slate of premium Max Originals available to viewers after the streamer's May 27th launch.

VIDEO: See Matthew Rhys, John Lithgow, Tatiana Maslany, & More in the Trailer for HBO Photo VIDEO: See Matthew Rhys, John Lithgow, Tatiana Maslany, & More in the Trailer for HBO's PERRY MASON
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 16, 2020

HBO has shared the first teaser trailer for the upcoming drama series Perry Mason, starring Emmy winner Matthew Rhys. The series will debut on Sunday, June 21 at 9:00pm ET on HBO. 

The Wallis & Film Independent Present A Live Read Of BREAKING AWAY Photo The Wallis & Film Independent Present A Live Read Of BREAKING AWAY
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 24, 2020

The second season of Film Independent Presents at The Wallis continues with a signature Live Read event featuring Peter Yates and Steve Tesich's 1979 Golden Globe-winning Best Picture and Academy Award-winning Best Screenplay, Breaking Away.  Directed by Michael Angelo Covino and Kyle Marvin, who were both nominated for a Film Independent Spirit Award this season for their film The Climb, the definitive coming of age comedy-drama will be presented at The Wallis' Bram Goldsmith Theater on Tuesday, February 25, at 7:30 PM.  The Live Read will reunite two of the original film cast members, Dennis Christopher (Dave) and Paul Dooley (Dad) who are joined by Gayle Rankin (a?oeGlow,a?? The Greatest Showman), Skyler Gisondo (Booksmart, a?oeSanta Clarita Dieta??), and Live Read co-directors Michael Angelo Covino and Kyle Marvin performing alongside Lyris Quartet who will be playing selections from the film's score.

Amazon Will Produce BLOW THE MAN DOWN Photo Amazon Will Produce BLOW THE MAN DOWN
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 15, 2019

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Amazon has secured the rights to noir Blow the Man Down, which will premiere at the Toronto Film Festival. Danielle Krudy and Bridget Savage Cole, two first-time filmmakers, helm this seafaring tale. 

Photo Coverage: Ladies Unite at WOMEN OF THE PUBLIC Gala Photo Photo Coverage: Ladies Unite at WOMEN OF THE PUBLIC Gala
by Jennifer Broski - Jun 4, 2019

Just last night, The Public Theater celebrated its Annual Gala, WOMEN OF THE PUBLIC, at the Delacorte Theater. Directed by Leigh Silverman, with music direction by Mary-Mitchell Campbell, it celebrated those who shaped our past and guide our future. 

Underbelly Announces August Lineup Photo Underbelly Announces August Lineup
by Stephi Wild - May 13, 2019

Today Underbelly announces the final 91 shows joining its Fringe programme this August. With a huge range of star names, challenging and intriguing topics and a host of great music this is set to be one of the most entertaining year's yet beneath George Square's udders and across Bristo Square, the Cowgate, Circus Hub and Central Hall.

Photo Flash: Inside Clubbed Thumb's Gala Honoring Heidi Schreck and More Photo Photo Flash: Inside Clubbed Thumb's Gala Honoring Heidi Schreck and More
by Julie Musbach - Apr 24, 2019

Clubbed Thumb held their gala earlier this week, honoring playwrights Heidi Schreck (What the Constitution Means to Me), Jaclyn Backhaus (Men on Boats), and Sarah DeLappe (The Wolves) and their feminist disruption of the American theatre.  Special guests for the evening included Tatiana Maslany, Lila Neugebauer, Grace Gummer, Pam MacKinnon and Anne Kauffman, among others.

Gayle Rankin Videos

VIDEO: See a Teaser of HER SMELL Starring Elizabeth Moss Before it Premieres at TIFF VideoVIDEO: See a Teaser of HER SMELL Starring Elizabeth Moss Before it Premieres at TIFF
by Stage Tube - Sep 7, 2018

Watch a teaser for the film Her Smell starring Elizabeth Moss before it premieres Sunday at the Toronto International Film Festival.

BWW TV: Off-Broadway Shines Bright at the Lucille Lortel Awards!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 8, 2017

The 2017 Lucille Lortel Awards for Outstanding Achievement Off-Broadway were handed out last night to recipients in 19 categories, with three honorary awards also bestowed. The Lortel Awards were distributed in a ceremony at NYU Skirball Center hosted by actor and comedian Taran Killam. This year's event was once again a benefit for The Actors Fund. Click here for a full list of winners.

VIDEO: Alan Cumming Talks End of CABARET: 'It's Like the End of An Era for Me'
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 27, 2015

Alan Cumming stopped by last night's TONIGHT SHOW to talk about starring in Broadway's CABARET, which ends its run this Sunday.

VIDEO: CABARET's Alan Cumming Talks 50th Birthday Celebration & More on CBS
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 30, 2015

CABARET's Alan Cumming stopped by last night's THE LATE LATE SHOW, hosted by Whitney Cummings.

VIDEO: CABARET's Emma Stone & David Letterman Can't Stop Taking Selfies!
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 16, 2014

CABARET star Emma Stone stopped by last night's LATE SHOW WITH DAVID LETTERMAN and revealed that it was only recently she became familiar with the term 'selfie,' prompting the host to pull out his cell phone and snap a pic with 26-year-old star.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of CABARET's New Sally Bowles- Emma Stone!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 2, 2014

The Roundabout Theatre Company just welcomed Emma Stone in her Broadway debut as 'Sally Bowles'. She joins Joe Masteroff, John Kander and Fred Ebb's Tony-winning musical Cabaret starringAlan Cumming in his Tony Award-winning role as 'Emcee.' The production is again directed by Sam Mendes and co-directed/choreographed by Rob Marshall. Below, BroadwayWorld brings a first look at Stone onstage!

BWW TV: Emma Stone Takes Her First Broadway Bows in CABARET!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 12, 2014

The Roundabout Theatre Company just welcomed Emma Stone in her Broadway debut as 'Sally Bowles' last night on Broadway. She joins Joe Masteroff, John Kander and Fred Ebb's Tony-winning musical Cabaret starring Alan Cumming in his Tony Award-winning role as 'Emcee.' The production is again directed by Sam Mendes and co-directed/choreographed by Rob Marshall. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you footage from her first official curtain call!

STAGE TUBE: Broadway Sings Out at Covenant House's SLEEP OUT
by Stage Tube - Aug 18, 2014

The Covenant House just held the Second Annual Sleep Out: Broadway Edition last night, August 17, 2014, where members of the Broadway community spent the night sleeping on the streets outside the Covenant House to raise much needed funds for homeless youth. In the video below, this year's participants join together in 'Lean on Me.'

BWW TV: Come Hear the Music Play! CABARET Visits Bryant Park
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 7, 2014

This week's event featured performances from the cast of Cabaret, featuring: Andrea Goss,Gayle Rankin, Kaleigh Cronin, Kelly Paredes, and Kristin Olness. Check out clips of 'Don't Tell Mama' and 'Cabaret' below!

VIDEO: Alan Cumming & the Cast of CABARET Perform 'Wilkommen' on TODAY
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 2, 2014

Alan Cumming lead the cast of Broadway's CABARET through 'Wikommen' to celebrate the return of the hit musical to the Great White Way.


Gayle Rankin Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Gayle Rankin been in?
Gayle Rankin has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Gayle Rankin been in?
Gayle Rankin has not appeared in the West End