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George Grizzard

 

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2005
Charlie
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2001
Judge Haywood
  [West End]
London Production, 1998
Cap'n Andy
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1996
Tobias
  [Broadway]
1978
John Tanner
  [Broadway]
1976
William Warren
Stu Franklyn
Sidney Nichols
  [Broadway]
1975
Tony Cavendish
  [Broadway]
1973
King Edward VIII
  [Broadway]
1972
Lucifer
  [Broadway]
1972
Bernie Dodd
  [Broadway]
1970
Performer
  [Broadway]
1969
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1968
Performer
  [Broadway]
The Twentieth Anniversary Production, 1965
The Son
  [Broadway]
1962
Nick
  [Broadway]
1961
Ronnie Johnson
  [Broadway]
1961
Bob McKellaway [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
1960
Harold Rutland, Jr.
  [Broadway]
1958
Shep Stearns
  [Broadway]
1956
Angier Duke
  [Broadway]
1955
Hank Griffin

Photos



A.R. Gurney, Joe Godfrey and George Grizzard

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Date:
04/19/2007


Sian Phillips, Paul Rudnick, Diane Davis, Jackie Hoffman, George Grizzard, Christopher Ashley, Christine Baranski and David Rasche

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Date:
11/20/2006


George Grizzard and Diane Davis

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Date:
11/20/2006


David Rasche, Sian Phillips, George Grizzard, Christine Baranski and Diane Davis

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Date:
11/20/2006


Sian Phillips and George Grizzard

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Date:
11/20/2006

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2005
Charlie

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2001
Judge Haywood

  [West End]
London Production, 1998
Cap'n Andy

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1996
Tobias

  [Broadway]
1978
John Tanner

  [Broadway]
1976
William Warren

Stu Franklyn

Sidney Nichols

  [Broadway]
1975
Tony Cavendish

  [Broadway]
1973
King Edward VIII

  [Broadway]
1972
Lucifer

  [Broadway]
1972
Bernie Dodd

  [Broadway]
1970
Performer

  [Broadway]
1969
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1968
Performer

  [Broadway]
The Twentieth Anniversary Production, 1965
The Son

  [Broadway]
1962
Nick

  [Broadway]
1961
Ronnie Johnson

  [Broadway]
1961
Bob McKellaway [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
1960
Harold Rutland, Jr.

  [Broadway]
1958
Shep Stearns

  [Broadway]
1956
Angier Duke

  [Broadway]
1955
Hank Griffin


George Grizzard Awards and Nominations

 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2005 - Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Play
George GrizzardCat on a Hot Tin Roof
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2001 - Outstanding Actor in a Play
George Grizzard, Judgment at Nuremberg
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1996 - Outstanding Actor - Play
George Grizzard, A Delicate Balance
 
Tony Awards - 1996 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play Gold Star
George Grizzard, A Delicate Balance
 
Tony Awards - 1961 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play
George Grizzard, Big Fish, Little Fish
 
Tony Awards - 1959 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play
George Grizzard, The Disenchanted
 
Theatre World Awards - 1957 - Performance Gold Star
George Grizzard, The Happiest Millionaire

George Grizzard News

The Ensemble Company celebrates 60 years of Edward Albee's VIRGINIA WOOL Photo The Ensemble Company celebrates 60 years of Edward Albee's VIRGINIA WOOL
by Stephi Wild - Jul 14, 2022

The Ensemble Company, the theatre company in residence at Penguin Point Productions located in the Oviedo Mall, continues its 2022 season‚ÄĒtheir fourth--with Edward Albee‚Äôs acclaimed masterwork, Who‚Äôs Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, opening September 9th.

French Riviera Film Festival 2021 to Honor George Chakiris, Caroline Lagerfelt and Er Photo French Riviera Film Festival 2021 to Honor George Chakiris, Caroline Lagerfelt and Eric Roberts
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 8, 2021

The third annual French Riviera Film Festival, will present a special Lifetime Achievement Award to Oscar-winning actor George Chakiris and Industry Excellence Awards to Caroline Lagerfelt and Eric Roberts, at an exclusive ceremony on July 14 at the iconic Beverly Hills Hotel, the announcement was made today by festival founders Gotham Chandna and Nicole Goesseringer Muj.

French Riviera Film Festival 2021 To Honor George Chakiris, Caroline Lagerfelt And Er Photo French Riviera Film Festival 2021 To Honor George Chakiris, Caroline Lagerfelt And Eric Roberts
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 8, 2021

The third annual French Riviera Film Festival will present a special Lifetime Achievement Award to Oscar-winning actor George Chakiris and Industry Excellence Awards to Caroline Lagerfelt and Eric Roberts, at an exclusive ceremony on July 14 at the iconic Beverly Hills Hotel.

BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Richard W. Kidwell Photo BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Richard W. Kidwell
by Elliot Lanes - Feb 8, 2021

Today’s subject Richard W. Kidwell has been living his theatre life in DC theatre professionally since1966. He has been the Theatre Manager at the Opera House at Kennedy Center since it’s very first performance back in 1971 which makes him one of if not the longest running employees working in the DC theatre scene.

Theater Stories: RENT, PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL, THE LEHMAN TRILOGY and More About T Photo Theater Stories: RENT, PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL, THE LEHMAN TRILOGY and More About The Nederlander Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 27, 2020

This week's Theater Stories features the Nederlander Theatre! Learn about the theatre's longest-running show - Rent; recent shows to have been performed at the theatre, including War Paint, and Pretty Woman, plus much more!

Actor Reno Roop Passes Away at Age 80 Photo Actor Reno Roop Passes Away at Age 80
by Julie Musbach - Sep 5, 2018

Prolific actor Reno Roop passed away Friday morning August 31 at his home in New York. He was 80. The cause of death was Parkinson's disease and Lewy body dementia.

Legendary Playwright Neil Simon Dies at 91 Photo Legendary Playwright Neil Simon Dies at 91
by Robert Diamond - Aug 26, 2018

BroadwayWorld is sad to report that legendary playwright Neil Simon has died at 91. 

Valerie Lemon-Led MARVIN & ME Set for This Weekend at Gateway Playhouse Photo Valerie Lemon-Led MARVIN & ME Set for This Weekend at Gateway Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2017

Broadway veterans and regional favorites will join Valerie Lemon in 'Marvin & Me' at the Gateway Playhouse in Somers Point, NJ, tonight, October 7th at 8pm and tomorrow, October 8th at 3pm. Scroll down to learn more about the cast!

Valerie Lemon-Led MARVIN & ME Finds Full Company at Gateway Playhouse Photo Valerie Lemon-Led MARVIN & ME Finds Full Company at Gateway Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2017

Broadway veterans and regional favorites will join Valerie Lemon in 'Marvin & Me' at the Gateway Playhouse in Somers Point, NJ, on October 7th at 8pm and October 8th at 3pm. Scroll down to learn more about the cast!

Stage Directors and Choreographers Foundation Announces Recipient of Zelda Fichandler Award
by Ashlee Latimer - Oct 12, 2016

Stage Directors and Choreographers Foundation (SDCF), the not-for-profit foundation of Stage Directors and Choreographers Society (SDC), announces that Lisa Portes is the recipient of the 2016 Zelda Fichandler Award, which recognizes an outstanding director or choreographer who is transforming the regional arts landscape through singular creativity and artistry in the theatre. The award heralds accomplishment to date and promise for the future, artistic vision, and deep commitment to a region outside of New York. It carries an unrestricted grant of $5,000 to the individual recipient.

George Grizzard Videos

STAGE TUBE: Guthrie Theater Celebrates MACBETH With Photo Retrospective
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 21, 2010

In celebration of Macbeth, the Guthrie Theater's 50th production of a Shakespeare play, the Theater today released a photo retrospective of the past 49 productions, from Tyrone Guthrie's Hamlet in 1963 to the currently running Romeo and Juliet, co-produced with The Acting Company.


George Grizzard Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has George Grizzard been in?
George Grizzard has appeared on Broadway in 20 shows.

How many West End shows has George Grizzard been in?
George Grizzard has appeared on London's West End in 1 shows.

What was George Grizzard's first West End show?
George Grizzard's first West End show was Show Boat which opened in 1998

What awards has George Grizzard been nominated for?
Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Play (Helen Hayes Awards) for Cat on a Hot Tin Roof , Outstanding Actor in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Judgment at Nuremberg , Outstanding Actor - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for A Delicate Balance , Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for A Delicate Balance , Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Big Fish, Little Fish Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Disenchanted and Performance (Theatre World Awards) for The Happiest Millionaire .

What awards has George Grizzard won?
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for A Delicate Balanceand Performance (Theatre World Awards) for The Happiest Millionaire.