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Geraint Wyn Davies is a Welsh-Canadian actor known for his versatility and range on stage and screen. Born in Swansea, Wales in 1957, Davies moved to Canada in his youth and began his acting career in the 1980s.


Davies made his Broadway debut in 1987 in the play "The Caretaker" by Harold Pinter, directed by David Jones. He received critical acclaim for his performance as Mick, a menacing and enigmatic character, and was nominated for a Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actor in a Play. He returned to Broadway in 1995 in the play "An Inspector Calls" by J.B. Priestley, directed by Stephen Daldry. Davies played the role of Inspector Goole, a mysterious figure who investigates a wealthy family's involvement in a young woman's death. The play won multiple Tony Awards, including Best Revival of a Play, and Davies received praise for his performance.
In addition to his stage work, Davies has had a successful career in television and film. He is perhaps best known for his role as Detective Nick Knight in the television series "Forever Knight," which aired from 1992 to 1996. The show followed the story of a vampire detective who seeks redemption for his past actions. Davies also starred in the television series "Slings and Arrows," which focused on a fictional Shakespearean theatre company. He played the role of Geoffrey Tennant, the artistic director of the company, and received critical acclaim for his performance. The show won multiple Gemini Awards, including Best Dramatic Series.
Davies has also appeared in a number of films, including "Cosi," "The Five Senses," and "The Boondock Saints." He has worked with acclaimed directors such as Atom Egoyan and Norman Jewison, and has received praise for his performances in these films.
In addition to his work in acting, Davies is also a director and producer. He has directed productions of plays such as "Hamlet" and "The Importance of Being Earnest," and has produced television shows such as "The Eleventh Hour" and "The Border."
Davies has continued to work in both theatre and television in recent years. In 2016, he appeared in the play "The Audience" by Peter Morgan, which focused on the weekly meetings between Queen Elizabeth II and her prime ministers. Davies played the role of Tony Blair, and received praise for his performance. He has also appeared in the television series "Reign" and "Orphan Black."
Overall, Geraint Wyn Davies is a talented and versatile actor who has made a significant impact on both stage and screen. His performances in plays such as "The Caretaker" and "An Inspector Calls" have been praised for their depth and complexity, while his work in television and film has earned him a loyal following.

Geraint Wyn Davies STAGE CREDITS

[Broadway]
Lincoln Center Revival, 2004
Edmund

[Canada]
Stratford Festival Revival, 1986
Antipholus of Syracuse


Geraint Wyn Davies Awards and Nominations

Helen Hayes Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Supporting Actor, Resident Play

Geraint Wyn DaviesLoves Labors Lost

Helen Hayes Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Supporting Actor, Resident Play

Geraint Wyn DaviesLoves Labors Lost


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Helen Hayes Awards - 2005 - Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Play

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Geraint Wyn Davies News


Stratford Festival Unveils 2024 Casts and Creative Teams

Get all the latest updates on the highly anticipated 2024 season at the Stratford Festival. Find out which talented actors have been cast in which productions, and get ready to experience the magic of live theater at one of the world's most renowned festivals.
GRAND MAGIC to Begin Previews at the Stratford Festival This Weekend

A world première translation of Eduardo De Filippo’s Grand Magic begins previews this Saturday, marking the first performances of the season at the Stratford Festival’s award-winning Tom Patterson Theatre.
Stratford Festival 2023 Special Holiday Presale Begins Next Week

The Stratford Festival is putting the finishing touches on casting and will soon open its box office for a special holiday pre-sale for tickets to the 13 exciting shows of the 2023 season. With savings up to 25%, this is a perfect opportunity to secure tickets for your favourite shows or buy gifts for the theatre-lovers on your list.
Stratford Festival Announces Casting For 2023 Season Featuring Andrea Macasaet, Robert Markus, Jonathan Goad & More

Just as the 2022 season comes to a close, work for the 2023 season is getting underway at the Stratford Festival. Creative teams for next year's productions are coming into place and the casting department is busy confirming key roles for the season. Soon the workshops will be abuzz with artisans building the season's sets, props and costumes.
Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, March 12- with Women's Day on Broadway, a Liza Minnelli Celebration, and More!

Today (March 12) in live streaming: Broadway celebrates Liza Minnelli, Women of Broadway unite, and more!
Eric McCormack, Will Swenson and More to Star in a Virtual Benefit Reading of WIL

A virtual reading of “Wil,” a new feature project written by Dan Rosen (writer of “The Last Supper” and writer/director of “Dead Man’s Curve,” both Sundance Festival films), and benefiting The Actors Fund and The AFC (The Actors Fund of Canada), will be presented March 12-17, 2021. 
Stratford Festival Watch Parties Resume This Thursday With THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR

The Stratford Festival’s popular Thursday night free viewing parties resume this week with an entertaining variety of offerings, including new and legacy films and all new original content safely created during the pandemic – adding to the rich mine of theatrical content available on Stratfest@Home, the Festival’s $10-a-month streaming service.
Stratford Festival Launches STRATFEST@HOME, a New Digital Subscription Series

The Stratford Festival is following up on the success of its recent Shakespeare Film Festival with a $10-a-month digital content subscription, Stratfest@Home, offering more Shakespeare and more films, along with new commissions, music, conversation, cooking and comedy.
Red Bull Theater Presents THE REVENGER'S TRAGEDY Featuring Jason C. Brown, Denis Butkus, Saudia Davis and More

RED BULL THEATER today announced that the 2020-'21 Season will kick off on Monday, September 14th with the one night only benefit reunion reading of Red Bull's acclaimed production, The Revenger's Tragedy, featuring members of the cast of the 2005 Off-Broadway production.
Red Bull Theater to Kick Off Fall Offerings With Reunion Benefit Reading of THE REVENGER'S TRAGEDY

RED BULL THEATER today announced that the 2020-'21 Season will kick off on Monday, September 14th with the one night only benefit reunion reading of Red Bull's acclaimed production, The Revenger's Tragedy, featuring members of the cast of the 2005 Off-Broadway production.
VIDEO: Geraint Wyn Davies Chats With Dawn Greenhalgh as Part of the Stratford Festival's IN GOOD COMPANY

Dawn Greenhalgh is the latest guest on The Stratford Festival's In Good Company series on YouTube!
VIDEO: Geraint Wyn Davies Interviews Seana McKenna and Scott Wentworth For the Stratford Festival

Stratford Festival has released a new video in its In Good Company series!
VIDEO: Geraint Wyn Davies Interviews Martha Henry For the Stratford Festival

The Stratford Festival has released a new video, as part of their 'In Good Company' series.
Stratford Festival's 2020 Season Goes on Sale Today

After a Members advance sale so busy it prompted the early extension of two productions, tickets for the Stratford Festival's groundbreaking new season go on sale to the public today. The 2020 season is one of the biggest ever and includes the much-anticipated opening of the new Tom Patterson Theatre. With the $100-million fundraising goal a hair's breadth away from completion, the bespoke theatre is one of North America's most significant new arts builds in decades.
Final Week To Vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards

There's just one final week to submit votes for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! Vote today to make sure your favorite local theatre's achievements and performers are recognized!
December 19th Update: DEAR EVAN HANSEN - Royal Alexandra Theatre Leads Best Musical Category in the BWW Toronto Awards Voting

We're heading into the final week of voting for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! Vote today to make sure your favorite local theatre's achievements and performers are recognized!
Just Two Weeks Left To Vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards

There's just two weeks left to vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! The people have spoken nominations are set, and now you can vote to make sure your favorite local theatre's achievements and performers are recognized!
BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards Update: DEAR EVAN HANSEN - Royal Alexandra Theatre (Mirvish) Leads Best Musical!

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December 2nd Update - Current Standings for the BWW Toronto Awards!

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First Standings - Voting Opens for the BWW Toronto Awards!

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Geraint Wyn Davies FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How many Broadway shows has Geraint Wyn Davies been in?

Geraint Wyn Davies has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Geraint Wyn Davies been in?

Geraint Wyn Davies has not appeared in the West End.

What awards has Geraint Wyn Davies been nominated for?

Geraint Wyn Davies has been nominated for the following awards: - Outstanding Supporting Actor, Resident Play (Helen Hayes Awards) for Loves Labors Lost - Outstanding Supporting Actor, Resident Play (Helen Hayes Awards) for Loves Labors Lost - Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Play (Helen Hayes Awards) for Cyrano.

What awards has Geraint Wyn Davies won?

Geraint Wyn Davies has won the Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Play award at the Helen Hayes Awards for his performance in Cyrano.

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