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Gretchen Mol

 
Birth Place:
Deep River, CT, USA
Bio:
Gretchen Mol can currently be seen opposite Steve Buscemi in HBO's Martin Scorsese-produced series, Boardwalk Empire, for which Gretchen and her cast mates received the Screen Actors Guild Award for "Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Drama Series." Recently, Mol completed production on the ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: November 08, 1972 (49)

Birth Place: Deep River, CT, USA

Bio:
Gretchen Mol can currently be seen opposite Steve Buscemi in HBO's Martin Scorsese-produced series, Boardwalk Empire, for which Gretchen and her cast mates received the Screen Actors Guild Award for "Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Drama Series." Recently, Mol completed production on the ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Premiere Production, 2014
Emily
  [Off-Broadway]
The New Group Production, 2012
Larissa
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1996
Roxie Hart [Replacement]

Photos

Gretchen Mol, Kenneth Lonergan, Josh Hamilton Photo

Gretchen Mol, Kenneth Lonergan, Josh Hamilton

From: 
Date:
02/19/2017

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Broadway Premiere Production, 2014
Emily

  [Off-Broadway]
The New Group Production, 2012
Larissa

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1996
Roxie Hart [Replacement]

Gretchen Mol Biography

Gretchen Mol can currently be seen opposite Steve Buscemi in HBO's Martin Scorsese-produced series, Boardwalk Empire, for which Gretchen and her cast mates received the Screen Actors Guild Award for "Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Drama Series."
Recently, Mol completed production on the film True Story opposite James Franco and Jonah Hill.
Next, Mol will appear in the film Laggies alongside Keira Knightley, Chloe Grace Mortez, Sam Rockwell and Ellie Kemper. Laggies will be released in theaters on September 26, 2014. Additionally, Mol will appear in the independent film Anesthesia alongside Glenn Close, Sam Waterson, Corey Stoll and Kristen Stewart, which will be released in 2014.
In 2007 Mol starred in Lionsgate's western 3:10 to Yuma alongside Russell Crowe and Christian Bale, a role for which she received a SAG Award nomination for "Outstanding Performance by an ensemble in a Drama Series." Mol made her mark on audiences and critics with her portrayal of Bettie Paige, one of the world's most famous 1950's pin-up icons in Mary Harron's feature film, The Notorious Bettie Page, which opened to rave reviews at the 2005 Toronto International Film Festival.
The previous year, Mol starred on Broadway as Roxie Hart in Chicago. Before that she was seen in the film adaptation of Neil LaBute's The Shape of Things, alongside Paul Rudd, Rachel Weisz and Fred Weller, which premiered at the 2003 Sundance Film Festival. Mol also starred off-Broadway in the theatrical version of The Shape of Things after completion of its London run all with the same cast.
Mol made her film debut in Spike Lee's Girl 6 as Girl 12. Additional credits include: Music From Another Room, Abel Ferrara's The Funeral, The Last Time I Committed Suicide, The Thirteenth Floor, Rounders, Celebrity, Forever Mine, The Ten, Trainwreck: My Life as an Idiot, Puccini for Beginners, Just Looking and An American Affair. Mol's telefilm credits include Lifetime's Emmy-nominated The Memory Keeper's Daughter, Picnic, The Magnificent Ambersons, Calm at Sunset, Calm at Dawn, The Valley of Light and Dead Man's Walk. Mol's television series credits include an appearance in the debut episode of the ABC hit, Spin City, and later a starring role in the David E. Kelley ABC series Life on Mars. Born in Connecticut and a graduate of the William Esper Studio and the American Musical and Dramatic Academy, she began acting professionally in numerous commercials and various theater productions, including, Bus Stop, An Actor's Nightmare, No Exit, Godspell, and 110 in the Shade among others. Mol resides with her family in New York.


Gretchen Mol Awards and Nominations

 
The Lortels - 2002 - Outstanding Featured Actress
Gretchen Mol, The Shape of Things
 
Theatre World Awards - 2002 - Performance Gold Star
Gretchen Mol, The Shape of Things

Gretchen Mol News

Showtime Orders AMERICAN GIGOLO Series With Jon Bernthal Photo Showtime Orders AMERICAN GIGOLO Series With Jon Bernthal
by TV News Desk - Jun 15, 2021

AMERICAN GIGOLO is a present-day reimagining of the iconic 1980 film. Bernthal will play Julian Kaye, who is introduced 15 years after he's been arrested for murder and struggling to find his footing in the modern-day Los Angeles sex industry.

Hulu Acquires U.S. Rights to Ilana Glazer Starrer FALSE POSITIVE Photo Hulu Acquires U.S. Rights to Ilana Glazer Starrer FALSE POSITIVE
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 14, 2020

FALSE POSITIVE marks John Lee and Ilana Glazer's feature film co-writing debut.

Mark Ruffalo, Michael Cera, and Gretchen Mol Will Lead HOLD ON TO ME DARLING Reading  Photo Mark Ruffalo, Michael Cera, and Gretchen Mol Will Lead HOLD ON TO ME DARLING Reading to Benefit the Stella Adler Academy
by Stephi Wild - Oct 6, 2020

Mark Ruffalo will star, alongside Michael Cera and Gretchen Mol. Neil Pepe directs.

VIDEO: See Billy Porter in the Season Two Trailer for THE TWILIGHT ZONE Photo VIDEO: See Billy Porter in the Season Two Trailer for THE TWILIGHT ZONE
by Kaitlin Milligan - May 11, 2020

CBS All Access has announced the premiere date and released the first trailer for the second season of The Twilight Zone.

CBS All Access Announces Additional Casting for Season Two of THE TWILIGHT ZONE Photo CBS All Access Announces Additional Casting for Season Two of THE TWILIGHT ZONE
by Kaitlin Milligan - May 4, 2020

CBS All Access, CBS' digital subscription video on-demand and live streaming service, today announced additional casting for the second season of its original anthology series THE TWILIGHT ZONE

Tribeca Film Festival Announces Winners For 2020 Jury Competition And Art Awards Photo Tribeca Film Festival Announces Winners For 2020 Jury Competition And Art Awards
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 30, 2020

The Tribeca Film Festival, presented by AT&T, announced the winners for the 2020 juried competition, awarding top honors from this year's program.

Outsider Pictures And Strand Announce U.S. Theatrical And VOD Release Of The Environm Photo Outsider Pictures And Strand Announce U.S. Theatrical And VOD Release Of The Environmental Thriller SEQUESTRADA
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 5, 2019

Outsider Pictures and Strand Releasing announce the U.S. theatrical and VOD release of Sequestrada, the debut feature by climate-change expert and producer Sabrina McCormick, co-directed by Soopum Sohn, starring and executive produced by Tim Blake Nelson (The Ballad of Buster Scruggs and HBO's Watchmen) and also starring Gretchen Mol (Boardwalk Empire).

Alan Cumming, Michael Urie to Attend the Paley Center's LGBTQ+ Television Tribute Photo Alan Cumming, Michael Urie to Attend the Paley Center's LGBTQ+ Television Tribute
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2019

The Paley Center for Media today announced that it will honor the LGBTQ+ community, and the television series that broke barriers, shattered stereotypes, and brought audiences together at The Paley Honors: Tribute to LGBTQ+ Achievements in Television on the Occasion of the 50th Anniversary of Stonewall. This momentous occasion will take place at the Ziegfeld Ballroom in Midtown Manhattan on May 15, 2019, at 6:30 pm.

Alan Cumming, Michael Urie to Attend the Paley Center's LGBTQ+ Television Tribute Photo Alan Cumming, Michael Urie to Attend the Paley Center's LGBTQ+ Television Tribute
by Kaitlin Milligan - May 1, 2019

The Paley Center for Media today announced that it will honor the LGBTQ+ community, and the television series that broke barriers, shattered stereotypes, and brought audiences together at The Paley Honors: Tribute to LGBTQ+ Achievements in Television on the Occasion of the 50th Anniversary of Stonewall. This momentous occasion will take place at the Ziegfeld Ballroom in Midtown Manhattan on May 15, 2019, at 6:30 pm.

Ilana Glazer, Justin Theroux, Pierce Brosnan Lead Horror Film FALSE POSITIVE Photo Ilana Glazer, Justin Theroux, Pierce Brosnan Lead Horror Film FALSE POSITIVE
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Mar 29, 2019

Deadline reports that Ilana Glazer has set her first project post-Broad City: a horror film she co-wrote called False Positive, in which she stars in along with Justin Theroux and Pierce Brosnan. John Lee co-wrote and will direct the project at A24.

Gretchen Mol Videos

VIDEO: New Clip From YELLOWSTONE Starring Kevin Coster On The Paramount Network VideoVIDEO: New Clip From YELLOWSTONE Starring Kevin Coster On The Paramount Network
by Stage Tube - Jun 15, 2018

VIDEO: New Clip From YELLOWSTONE Starring Kevin Coster On The Paramount Network

VIDEO: New NIGHTFLYERS Teaser Now Available From SYFY VideoVIDEO: New NIGHTFLYERS Teaser Now Available From SYFY
by Stage Tube - May 14, 2018

In 2093, in hopes of making contact with a mysterious alien life at the edge of our solar system, a group of maverick scientists and a powerful telepath embark on an expedition aboard The Nightflyer. As they race towards first contact, terrifying and violent events begin to occur, causing the once tight-knit crew to mistrust each other. It's not long before their main mission becomes survival.

VIDEO: SYFY Shares Teaser for Upcoming Thriller NIGHTFLYERS VideoVIDEO: SYFY Shares Teaser for Upcoming Thriller NIGHTFLYERS
by Macon Prickett - May 14, 2018

NIGHTFLYERS follows eight maverick scientists and a powerful telepath who embark on an expedition to the edge of our solar system aboard The Nightflyer - a ship with a small tightknit crew and a reclusive captain - in the hope of making contact with alien life. But when terrifying and violent events begin to take place they start to question each other - and surviving THE JOURNEYproves harder than anyone thought.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Paramount Network's YELLOWSTONE Series Starring Kevin Co VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Paramount Network's YELLOWSTONE Series Starring Kevin Costner
by Macon Prickett - Apr 26, 2018

Academy Award Winner Kevin Costner stars in 'Yellowstone,' an original television series following the violent world of the Dutton family, owners of the largest ranch in the United States. 'Yellowstone,' from Taylor Sheridan, the writer of 'Hell or High Water' and 'Sicario,' also features Wes Bentley, Kelly Reilly, Luke Grimes, Gil Birmingham, and Cole Hauser. Premieres June 20th 9/8c on Paramount Network.

VIDEO: Paramount Network Debuts YELLOWSTONE Trailer Ahead of June 2018 Premiere VideoVIDEO: Paramount Network Debuts YELLOWSTONE Trailer Ahead of June 2018 Premiere
by Macon Prickett - Feb 28, 2018

Starring world-renowned actor and Oscar¬ģ-winner Kevin Costner, who serves in the lead role, ‚ÄúYellowstone‚ÄĚ is written and directed by critically-acclaimed, Oscar¬ģ-nominated screenwriter Taylor Sheridan (Wind River, Hell or High Water and Sicario). Sheridan recently won Best Director Un Certain Regard at the Cannes Film Festival for the universally-lauded film, Wind River.

VIDEO: First look - Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams Star in MANCHESTER BY THE SEA
by Caryn Robbins - Aug 24, 2016

Below, watch the official trailer for MANCHESTER BY THE SEA, starring Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams, Lucas Hedges, Kyle Chandler, Gretchen Mol, and C.J. Wilson.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Bernadette Peters & More in MOZART IN THE JUNGLE Season 2
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 1, 2015

Love, money, ambition and music intertwine in the second season of MOZART IN THE JUNGLE. Stream all episodes beginning December 30th on Amazon Prime. Get a sneak peek at the new season below!

BWW TV Exclusive: Watch New Trailer for DISGRACED on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 29, 2014

The Pulitzer Prize winning play Disgraced by Ayad Akhtar had its Broadway premiere last week, on October 23, 2014, starring Hari Dhillon (star of the acclaimed London's Bush Theatre production),Gretchen Mol ('Boardwalk Empire'),Karen Pittman (Domesticated) and Josh Radnor ('How I Met Your Mother'). BroadwayWorld is excited to bring you an exclusive first look at a new trailer for the play below!

BWW TV: On the Opening Night Red Carpet for DISGRACED with Judith Light, Tony Danza & More!
by TV - Red Carpets - Oct 24, 2014

The Pulitzer Prize winning play Disgraced by Ayad Akhtar had its Broadway premiere last night, October 23, 2014, starring Hari Dhillon (star of the acclaimed London's Bush Theatre production), Gretchen Mol ('Boardwalk Empire'),Karen Pittman (Domesticated) and Josh Radnor ('How I Met Your Mother'). BroadwayWorld's Richar Ridge was on the red carpet to chat with the show's guests before the curtain went up. Check out interviews with Julia Murney, Tom Kitt, Tony Danza, Judith Light and more below!

BWW TV: Chatting with the Company of DISGRACED on Opening Night- Pittman, Radnor, Dhillon, Mol & More!
by TV - Opening Night Special - Oct 25, 2014

The Pulitzer Prize winning play Disgraced by Ayad Akhtar had its Broadway premiere last night, October 23, 2014, starring Hari Dhillon (star of the acclaimed London's Bush Theatre production), Gretchen Mol ('Boardwalk Empire'), Karen Pittman (Domesticated) and Josh Radnor ('How I Met Your Mother'). BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was on hand for the opening night after party, and you can check out interviews with the company below!


Gretchen Mol Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Gretchen Mol been in?
Gretchen Mol has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Gretchen Mol been in?
Gretchen Mol has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Gretchen Mol been nominated for?
Outstanding Featured Actress (The Lortels) for The Shape of Things and Performance (Theatre World Awards) for The Shape of Things .

What awards has Gretchen Mol won?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for The Shape of Things.