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George C. Scott

 
George C. Scott Headshot
Date of Birth: October 18, 1927
Date of Death: September 22, 1999 (71)

Birth Place: Wise, VA, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1996
Henry Drummond
  [Off-Broadway]
1993
Peter Ravenswaal
  [Broadway]
1991
Julian Northrup
  [Broadway]
1986
Henry Finnegan
  [Broadway]
1982
Garry Essendine
  [Broadway]
1980
Dr. Augustus Browning
  [Broadway]
1976
Foxwell J. Sly
The Judge
  [Broadway]
1975
Willy Loman
  [Broadway]
1973
Mikhail lvovich Astrov
  [Broadway]
1968
Jesse Kiplinger
Sam Nash
Roy Hubley
  [Broadway]
1967
Benjamin Hubbard
  [Off-Broadway]
1963
Ephraim Cabot
  [Off-Broadway]
1962
Shylock
  [Broadway]
1962
Performer
  [Broadway]
Unknown, 1960
Dolek Berson
  [Broadway]
1959
Lt. Col. N. P. Chipman
  [Broadway]
1958
Tydings Glenn
  [Off-Broadway]
1958
Lord Wainwright
  [Off-Broadway]
1958
Jacques
  [Off-Broadway]
1957
Richard Duke of Gloster

Productions

 
[Broadway, 1991]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1984]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1982]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1975]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1975]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1962]
Director

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1996
Henry Drummond

  [Off-Broadway]
1993
Peter Ravenswaal

  [Broadway]
1991
Julian Northrup

  [Broadway]
1986
Henry Finnegan

  [Broadway]
1982
Garry Essendine

  [Broadway]
1980
Dr. Augustus Browning

  [Broadway]
1976
Foxwell J. Sly

The Judge

  [Broadway]
1975
Willy Loman

  [Broadway]
1973
Mikhail lvovich Astrov

  [Broadway]
1968
Jesse Kiplinger

Sam Nash

Roy Hubley

  [Broadway]
1967
Benjamin Hubbard

  [Off-Broadway]
1963
Ephraim Cabot

  [Off-Broadway]
1962
Shylock

  [Broadway]
1962
Performer

  [Broadway]
Unknown, 1960
Dolek Berson

  [Broadway]
1959
Lt. Col. N. P. Chipman

  [Broadway]
1958
Tydings Glenn

  [Off-Broadway]
1958
Lord Wainwright

  [Off-Broadway]
1958
Jacques

  [Off-Broadway]
1957
Richard Duke of Gloster

Productions

[Broadway, 1991]
Director

[Broadway, 1984]
Director

[Broadway, 1982]
Director

[Broadway, 1975]
Director

[Broadway, 1975]
Director

[Broadway, 1962]
Director


George C. Scott Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 1996 - Honorary Awards Gold Star
George C. Scott
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1996 - Best Actor - Play Gold Star
George C. Scott, Inherit the Wind
 
Tony Awards - 1996 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play
George C. Scott , Inherit the Wind
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1993 - Best Actor - Play
George C. Scott, Wrong Turn at Lungfish
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1983 - Outstanding Director of a Play
George C. Scott , Present Laughter
 
Tony Awards - 1976 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play
George C. Scott , Death of a Salesman
 
Tony Awards - 1974 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play
George C. Scott, Uncle Vanya
 
Obie Awards - 1963 - Best Actor Gold Star
George C. Scott, Desire Under the Elms
 
Tony Awards - 1960 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play
George C. Scott, The Andersonville Trial
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1958 - Best Performance Gold Star
George C. Scott, Children of Darkness
 
Obie Awards - 1958 - Best Actor Gold Star
George C. Scott, Richard III
 
Obie Awards - 1958 - Best Actor Gold Star
George C. Scott, As You Like It
 
Obie Awards - 1958 - Best Actor Gold Star
George C. Scott, Children of Darkness
 
Theatre World Awards - 1958 - Performance Gold Star
George C. Scott, Richard III

George C. Scott News

Off-Broadway Hit THE BOOMER BOYS Boys Musical Brings The Laughs About Aging To The R Photo Off-Broadway Hit THE BOOMER BOYS Boys Musical Brings The Laughs About Aging To The Ridgefield Playhouse, October 9
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 29, 2022

If a hilarious night of songs, jokes and stories is on your to-do list, let The Boomer Boys check it off! In this hilarious musical revue, a fun-loving ‚Äúfat pack‚ÄĚ of middle-aged men realizes the best way to deal with getting older is to laugh about it with your friends.

DEATH OF A SALESMAN Comes to FIM Flint Repertory Theatre This Month Photo DEATH OF A SALESMAN Comes to FIM Flint Repertory Theatre This Month
by Stephi Wild - Sep 12, 2022

Willy Loman is coming to Flint in September! He'll be played by two-time Tony Award-nominee Lewis J. Stadlen at the FIM Flint Repertory Theatre Sept. 23 ‚Äď Oct. 9. This is the opening of Flint Rep's season and another event in FIM's ongoing September Spectacular to celebrate its new season and new, unified brand.

THE BOOMER BOYS MUSICAL Takes the Stage at The Ridgefield Playhouse This Fall Photo THE BOOMER BOYS MUSICAL Takes the Stage at The Ridgefield Playhouse This Fall
by Grace Cutler - Aug 6, 2022

Tickets on sale for THE BOOMER BOYS MUSICAL October 9th.

HIDING ANNE FRANK - The Story Of Miep Gies Comes to Edinburgh Fringe 2022 Photo HIDING ANNE FRANK - The Story Of Miep Gies Comes to Edinburgh Fringe 2022
by Stephi Wild - Jun 10, 2022

Miep Gies was a 32-year-old secretary in Otto Frank's office when he asked her to help him and his family hide from the Nazis. She immediately said yes.

HARMONY, ASSASSINS & More Win 2022 Off Broadway Alliance Awards Photo HARMONY, ASSASSINS & More Win 2022 Off Broadway Alliance Awards
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 24, 2022

The Off Broadway Alliance, an organization of Off-Broadway producers, theaters, general managers, press agents, and marketing professionals, today announced the winners of the 11th Annual Off-Broadway Alliance Awards, honoring commercial and not-for-profit productions that opened Off Broadway during the 2021-2022 season.

San Francisco Playhouse Announces Cast For FOLLIES Opening June 30 Photo San Francisco Playhouse Announces Cast For FOLLIES Opening June 30
by A.A. Cristi - May 19, 2022

San Francisco Playhouse announced casting for Follies by James Goldman and Stephen Sondheim. The musical will run on the San Francisco Playhouse Mainstage from June 30 through September 10, 2022. Bill English will direct, with music direction by Dave Dobrusky and choreography by Nicole Helfer. This marks the first fully staged professional production of Follies in San Francisco.

Natascia Diaz, Ryan Drummond & More to Star in FOLLIES at San Francisco Playhouse Photo Natascia Diaz, Ryan Drummond & More to Star in FOLLIES at San Francisco Playhouse
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 18, 2022

San Francisco Playhouse announced casting for Follies by James Goldman and Stephen Sondheim. The musical will run on the San Francisco Playhouse Mainstage from June 30 through September 10, 2022.

KIMBERLY AKIMBO, HARMONY & More Nominated for Off Broadway Alliance Awards Photo KIMBERLY AKIMBO, HARMONY & More Nominated for Off Broadway Alliance Awards
by Nicole Rosky - May 5, 2022

The Off Broadway Alliance, an organization of Off-Broadway producers, theaters, general managers, press agents, and marketing professionals, has announced the nominees for the 11th Annual Off-Broadway Alliance Awards, honoring commercial and not-for-profit productions that opened Off Broadway during the 2021-2022 season. 

PLAZA SUITE Extends Through July 10 Photo PLAZA SUITE Extends Through July 10
by Stephi Wild - May 4, 2022

Today, producers of Plaza Suite, the hit comedy by Neil Simon starring two-time Tony Award winner Matthew Broderick and two-time Emmy Award winner Sarah Jessica Parker directed by Tony Award winner John Benjamin Hickey, announced a third extension due to overwhelming demand.

Review Roundup: PLAZA SUITE, Starring Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick, Ope Photo Review Roundup: PLAZA SUITE, Starring Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick, Opens On Broadway!
by Review Roundups - Mar 28, 2022

On Friday night, two-time Tony Award winner Matthew Broderick and two-time Emmy Award winner Sarah Jessica Parker made their return to Broadway in the long-awaited first preview of Neil Simon's classic comedy about marriage, Plaza Suite under the direction of Tony Award winner John Benjamin Hickey.

George C. Scott Videos

VIDEO: Nathan Lane Chats His New Role on PENNY DREADFUL: CITY OF ANGELS, Terrence McN VideoVIDEO: Nathan Lane Chats His New Role on PENNY DREADFUL: CITY OF ANGELS, Terrence McNally, His Stage Career, and More!
by Stage Tube - Apr 12, 2020

Nathan Lane was profiled today on CBS Sunday Morning, to chat about his role on the television series Penny Dreadful: City of Angels.

VIDEO: 30 Days of Tony, Day 17: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Tonys VideoVIDEO: 30 Days of Tony, Day 17: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Tonys
by A.A. Cristi - May 28, 2018

On Day 17 of 30 Days of Tony, we celebrate a Tony-winning veteran of stage and screen who is nominated once again this year for his portrayal of Roy Cohn in the Broadway revival of Angels In America, Nathan Lane. 

VIDEO: Nathan Lane Talks ANGELS IN AMERICA and Tony Award Dos and Don'ts VideoVIDEO: Nathan Lane Talks ANGELS IN AMERICA and Tony Award Dos and Don'ts
by Stage Tube - May 15, 2018

Nathan Lane, currently starring in Angels in America, appeared on last night's Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. He shared his take on the Met Gala theme, Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination. He also talked about channeling 'the worst human being,' Roy Cohn, in his Tony-nominated Broadway play Angels in America and how he's inadvertently paying Stormy Daniels' hush money.

VIDEO: Nathan Lane Visits THE VIEW to Discuss ANGELS IN AMERICA, Trump, & More! VideoVIDEO: Nathan Lane Visits THE VIEW to Discuss ANGELS IN AMERICA, Trump, & More!
by Macon Prickett - Apr 17, 2018

Nathan Lane recently appeared on THE VIEW, where he discussed the amount of research he put into his Angels in America character, Roy Cohn, and Donald Trump of course. 

VIDEO: Nathan Lane Talks What's Wrong With the Oscars and His Physical Confrontation  VideoVIDEO: Nathan Lane Talks What's Wrong With the Oscars and His Physical Confrontation with Harvey Weinstein
by Stage Tube - Mar 6, 2018

Nathan Lane appeared on Late Night with Seth Meyers last night. Lane explains why Seth is his favorite talk show host, what's wrong with the Oscars and what he thinks about the current state of Hollywood in the #MeToo era. He also discusses performing in Angels in America and tells a story about a physical confrontation he had with Harvey Weinstein.

VIDEO: Nathan Lane Talks ANGELS IN AMERICA and Passing the 'Timon' Torch to Billy Eic VideoVIDEO: Nathan Lane Talks ANGELS IN AMERICA and Passing the 'Timon' Torch to Billy Eichner
by Stage Tube - Feb 10, 2018

Nathan Lane appeared on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert last night, where he talked about his upcoming role in Angels in America. Lane also gave his well wishes to Billy Eichner who will be voicing Timon in the upcoming Lion King film.

BWW TV Exclusive: Backstage with Richard Ridge- SAG Foundation Conversations Series with Nathan Lane!
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Jun 28, 2015

Screen Actors Guild Foundation and Broadway World have partnered for filmed Conversations Q&A series to recognize and celebrate the vibrant theatre community in New York City and the union actors who aspire to have a career on the stage and screen. The most recent conversation followed a special screening of LIVE FROM LINCOLN CENTER: THE NANCE, featuring Nathan Lane and moderated by BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge. Check out the full interview below!

VIDEO: IT'S ONLY A PLAY's Nathan Lane Talks Pre-Fame Career & More on 'Live'
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 15, 2015

IT'S ONLY A PLAY's Nathan Lane stopped by today's 'Live' and shared stories about the odd jobs he had in the beginning of his career. Check out the appearance below!

VIDEO: Hugh Jackman Talks Literally Leaving Blood, Sweat & Tears on Stage in THE RIVER
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 8, 2014

Hugh Jackman stopped by ABC's THE VIEW and spoke about literally leaving blood, sweat and tears on the stage every night in his new Broadway play THE RIVER.

BWW TV Exclusive: Talking to the 2013 Tony Winners - Courtney B. Vance
by Robert Diamond - Jun 22, 2013

BroadwayWorld.com's Richie Ridge sat with all of the 2013 Tony Winners right after they came off stage from their big wins. The winners were filled with joy, memories and excitement and we've got it ALL! Here's Courtney B. Vance who won the Tony for Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Play for LUCKY GUY.


George C. Scott Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has George C. Scott been in?
George C. Scott has appeared on Broadway in 14 shows.

How many West End shows has George C. Scott been in?
George C. Scott has not appeared in the West End

What awards has George C. Scott been nominated for?
Honorary Awards (Drama Desk Awards) , Best Actor - Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Inherit the Wind , Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Inherit the Wind , Best Actor - Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Wrong Turn at Lungfish , Outstanding Director of a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Present Laughter , Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Death of a Salesman , Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Uncle Vanya , Best Actor (Obie Awards) for Desire Under the Elms , Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Andersonville Trial , Best Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for Children of Darkness , Best Actor (Obie Awards) for Richard III , Best Actor (Obie Awards) for As You Like It Best Actor (Obie Awards) for Children of Darkness and Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Richard III .

What awards has George C. Scott won?
Honorary Awards (Drama Desk Awards), Best Actor - Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Inherit the Wind , Best Actor (Obie Awards) for Desire Under the Elms, Best Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for Children of Darkness, Best Actor (Obie Awards) for Richard III, Best Actor (Obie Awards) for As You Like It Best Actor (Obie Awards) for Children of Darknessand Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Richard III.