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Jennifer Ehle

 
Date Of Birth:
December 29, 1969 (53)
Birth Place:
Winston-Salem, NC
Bio:
LCT: Oslo, The Coast of Utopia (Tony Award). Broadway: Design for Living, The Real Thing (Tony, Theatre World awards). Off-Broadway: Mr. & Mrs. Fitch (Second Stage), Macbeth. West End: The Philadelphia Story, The Real Thing, Tartuffe. Royal National Theatre: Summerfolk. Royal Shakespeare Company: ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: December 29, 1969 (53)

Birth Place: Winston-Salem, NC

Bio:
LCT: Oslo, The Coast of Utopia (Tony Award). Broadway: Design for Living, The Real Thing (Tony, Theatre World awards). Off-Broadway: Mr. & Mrs. Fitch (Second Stage), Macbeth. West End: The Philadelphia Story, The Real Thing, Tartuffe. Royal National Theatre: Summerfolk. Royal Shakespeare Company: ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Mona Juul
  [Off-Broadway]
Lincoln Center Theater Original Production, 2016
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Second Stage Theatre Production, 2010
Mrs. Fitch
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Malwida von Meysenbug
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2006
Natalie Herzen
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2006
Liubov
  [Off-Broadway]
2006
Lady Macbeth
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2001
Gilda
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2000
Annie

Jennifer Ehle Movies

Backbeat
 
[1994]
Cynthia Powell
Paradise Road
 
[1997]
Rosemary Leighton-Jones
Wilde
 
[1997]
Constance Wilde
Bedrooms and Hallways
 
[1998]
Sally
Sunshine
 
[1999]
Valerie Sonnenschein
This Year's Love
 
[1999]
Sophie
Possession
 
[2002]
Christabel LaMotte
The River King
 
[2005]
Betsy Che
Alpha Male
 
[2006]
Alice Ferris
Before the Rains
 
[2007]
Laura Moores
Pride and Glory
 
[2008]
Abby Tierney
The Greatest
 
[2009]
Joan
The King's Speech
 
[2010]
Myrtle Logue
The Ides of March
 
[2011]
Cindy Morris
Contagion
 
[2011]
Dr. Ally Hextall
The Adjustment Bureau
 
[2011]
Brooklyn Ice House Bartender
Zero Dark Thirty
 
[2012]
Jessica
Black or White
 
[2014]
Carol Anderson
A Little Chaos
 
[2014]
Madame De Montespan
RoboCop
 
[2014]
Liz Kline
The Forger
 
[2014]
Kim
MI-5
 
[2015]
Geraldine Maltby
Advantageous
 
[2015]
Isa Cryer
Fifty Shades of Grey
 
[2015]
Carla
A Quiet Passion
 
[2016]
Vinnie Dickinson
Little Men
 
[2016]
Kathy Jardine
The Fundamentals of Caring
 
[2016]
Elsa
I Kill Giants
 
[2017]
Barbara's Mother
Vox Lux
 
[2018]
Josie the Publicist
The Miseducation of Cameron Post
 
[2018]
Dr. Lydia Marsh
Monster
 
[2018]
Maureen O Brien
Fifty Shades Freed
 
[2018]
Carla
Take Point
 
[2018]
Agent Mackenzie
Wetlands
 
[2019]
Kate
Run This Town
 
[2019]
Judith
The Wolf Hour
 
[2019]
Margot
Saint Maud
 
[2019]
Amanda
Beneath the Blue Suburban Skies
 
[2019]
Tina
The Professor and the Madman
 
[2019]
Ada Murray
John and the Hole
 
[2021]
Anna
She Said
 
[2022]
Laura Madden

Jennifer Ehle TV Shows

A Gifted Man
 
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Anna Paul
The Blacklist
 
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Madeline Pratt

Jennifer Ehle Biography

LCT: Oslo, The Coast of Utopia (Tony Award). Broadway: Design for Living, The Real Thing (Tony, Theatre World awards). Off-Broadway: Mr. & Mrs. Fitch (Second Stage), Macbeth. West End: The Philadelphia Story, The Real Thing, Tartuffe. Royal National Theatre: Summerfolk. Royal Shakespeare Company: Richard III, Painter of Dishonor, The Relapse. Film includes The Professor and the Madman, The Miseducation of Cameron Post, Monster, Wetlands, Little Men, A Quiet Passion, The Greater Good, Advantageous, Fifty Shades of Grey, A Little Chaos, Robocop, Zero Dark Thirty, Contagion, The King's Speech, The Greatest, Before the Rains, Pride and Glory (2007), Michael Clayton, Possession, Sunshine, This Year's Love, Bedrooms and Hallways, Wilde (BAFTA nom.), Paradise Road, Backbeat. TV includes "Fundamentals of Caring," "The Blacklist," "A Gifted Man," "Pride and Prejudice" (BAFTAAward), "The Camomile Lawn."

Jennifer Ehle Awards and Nominations

 
Drama League Awards - 2017 - Distinguished Performance Award
Jennifer Ehle, Oslo
 
Obie Awards - 2017 - Ensemble Gold Star
Jennifer EhleOslo
 
The Lortels - 2017 - Outstanding Lead Actress in a Play Gold Star
Jennifer Ehle, Oslo
 
Tony Awards - 2017 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play
Jennifer Ehle, Oslo
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Actress in a Play
Jennifer Ehle, The Coast of Utopia
 
Tony Awards - 2007 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play Gold Star
Jennifer Ehle, The Coast of Utopia
 
Olivier Awards - 2000 - Best Actress
Jennifer EhleThe Real Thing
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2000 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play
Jennifer Ehle, The Real Thing
 
Theatre World Awards - 2000 - Performance Gold Star
Jennifer Ehle, The Real Thing
 
Tony Awards - 2000 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play Gold Star
Jennifer Ehle, The Real Thing

Jennifer Ehle News

SHE SAID Will Stream on Peacock In January Photo SHE SAID Will Stream on Peacock In January
by Michael Major - Dec 30, 2022

She Said is the latest addition to Peacock’s growing library of iconic films, including Ticket to Paradise, Bros, Nope, Mid-Century, The Silent Twins, Halloween Ends, Honk for Jesus, Save Your Soul, Minions: The Rise of Gru, Jurassic World Dominion, Vengeance, Brian and Charles and The Black Phone.

How Many Tom Stoppard Plays Have Been Performed on Broadway? Photo How Many Tom Stoppard Plays Have Been Performed on Broadway?
by BWW Features - Oct 2, 2022

Leopoldstadt marks the 19th production of a Tom Stoppard play to open on Broadway since Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead opened 55 years ago. Stoppard has won four Best Play Tony Awards, more than any other playwright in history. What are the 18 other productions of Tom Stoppard plays to open on Broadway? Let's take a look back!

Red Bull Theater Announces 20th Season, Featuring ARDEN OF FAVERSHAM, THE KNIGHT OF T Photo Red Bull Theater Announces 20th Season, Featuring ARDEN OF FAVERSHAM, THE KNIGHT OF THE BURNING PESTLE & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 17, 2022

Red Bull Theater has announced details of its 20th season, including two Off-Broadway productions; a new season of OBIE Award-winning Revelation Readings (offered both in-person and online), and much more.

New Preview Dates Announced for Icke's ORESTEIA at Park Avenue Armory Photo New Preview Dates Announced for Icke's ORESTEIA at Park Avenue Armory
by Grace Cutler - Jul 8, 2022

Due to ongoing Covid-related issues within the company, previews for Robert Icke’s adaptation of Oresteia at Park Avenue Armory will now begin on Wednesday, July 13. The previews originally scheduled for Monday, July 11 and Tuesday, July 12 are cancelled, and ticketholders have been notified.

ORESTEIA at Park Ave Armory Announces New Preview Dates Photo ORESTEIA at Park Ave Armory Announces New Preview Dates
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 6, 2022

Due to Covid-related issues within the company, previews for Robert Icke’s adaptation of Oresteia at Park Avenue Armory will now begin on Monday, July 11. The previews originally scheduled for Friday, July 8 and Saturday, July 9 are cancelled.

BEING MR. WICKHAM Comes To The Belgrade Later This Month Photo BEING MR. WICKHAM Comes To The Belgrade Later This Month
by Stephi Wild - Sep 1, 2021

Have you ever wondered what happened to the lovable rogue at the end of Jane Austen's classic novel Pride and Prejudice? Well now's your chance to find out. From Thurs 30 Sept - Sat 2 Oct, the Original Theatre Company present Being Mr Wickham at the Belgrade Theatre.

JOHN AND THE HOLE Launches on August 6 Photo JOHN AND THE HOLE Launches on August 6
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 24, 2021

In this enigmatic and unsettling meditation on adolescent angst, 13-year-old John (Charlie Shotwell) discovers an unfinished bunker while exploring the neighboring woods ‚ÄĒ a deep hole in the ground.

Review Roundup: OSLO Film Adaptation on HBO Max - What Did the Critics Think? Photo Review Roundup: OSLO Film Adaptation on HBO Max - What Did the Critics Think?
by Stephi Wild - May 30, 2021

The film adaptation of J.T. Rogers' Tony Award-winning play Oslo, starring Ruth Wilson and Andrew Scott, has officially premiered on HBO Max.

Guest Blog: Adrian Lukis In Defence of Jane Austen's Wickham Photo Guest Blog: Adrian Lukis In Defence of Jane Austen's Wickham
by Matt Wolf - Apr 22, 2021

Can it really be more than a quarter-century since the BBC's Pride and Prejudice transfixed viewers, accelerating the shooting stars of Jennifer Ehle and Colin Firth as Elizabeth Bennet and Fitzwilliam Darcy, not to mention Adrian Lukis, in the choice supporting role of the caddish George Wickham? Since then, Lukis has appeared frequently onstage and screen and is returning to the stage in a solo play self-penned with author Catherine Curzon that argues the case for Jane Austen's celebrated rogue three decades on.

SAINT MAUD Debuts on EPIX Feb. 12 Photo SAINT MAUD Debuts on EPIX Feb. 12
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Feb 5, 2021

The debut film from writer-director Rose Glass, Saint Maud is a chilling and boldly original vision of faith, madness, and salvation in a fallen world.

Jennifer Ehle Videos

VIDEO: Ben Platt and Nina Dobrev Talk Their New Movie RUN THIS TOWN Videoplay
VIDEO: Ben Platt and Nina Dobrev Talk Their New Movie RUN THIS TOWN

by Stage Tube - Mar 5, 2020

Ben Platt and Nina Dobrev were guests on Thursday, March 5's episode of E!'s Pop of the Morning to talk about their new film 'Run This Town.'

VIDEO: Natalie Portman Sings Sia's 'Wrapped Up' in Latest VOX LUX Trailer Videoplay
VIDEO: Natalie Portman Sings Sia's 'Wrapped Up' in Latest VOX LUX Trailer

by Stage Tube - Nov 28, 2018

VOX LUX begins in 1999 when teenage sisters Celeste (Raffey Cassidy) and Eleanor (Stacy Martin) survive a seismic, violent tragedy.  The sisters compose and perform a song about their experience, making something lovely and cathartic out of catastrophe - while also catapulting Celeste to stardom.  By 2017, the now 31-year-old Celeste (Natalie Portman) is mother to a teenage daughter of her own and struggling to navigate a career fraught with scandals when another act of terrifying violence demands her attention.

VIDEO: Check Out the Trailer for THE MISEDUCATION OF CAMERON POST in Theaters August  Videoplay
VIDEO: Check Out the Trailer for THE MISEDUCATION OF CAMERON POST in Theaters August 3

by Macon Prickett - Jul 10, 2018

Based on the celebrated novel by Emily M. Danforth, The Miseducation of Cameron Post follows the titular character (Chlo√ę Grace Moretz) as she is sent to a gay conversion therapy center after getting caught having sex with the prom queen. Run by the strict Dr. Lydia Marsh (Jennifer Ehle) and her brother, Reverend Rick (John Gallagher Jr.) ‚ÄĒ himself an example of how those in the program can be ‚Äúcured‚ÄĚ ‚ÄĒ the center is populated by teens 'struggling with same-sex attraction.' In the face of outlandish discipline, dubious methods, and earnest Christian rock songs, Cameron forms an unlikely gay community, including the amputee stoner Jane (Sasha Lane) and the Lakota Two-Spirit, Adam (Forrest Goodluck). In creating a family on her own terms, she learns what it means to empower herself and have confidence in her identity.

VIDEO: First Look - Jamie Dornan & Dakota Johnson Return for FIFTY SHADES FREED Videoplay
VIDEO: First Look - Jamie Dornan & Dakota Johnson Return for FIFTY SHADES FREED

by Caryn Robbins - Jan 2, 2018

Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson return as Christian Grey and Anastasia Steele in FIFTY SHADES FREED, the climactic chapter based on the worldwide bestselling Fifty Shades phenomenon.

VIDEO: The Final Chapter Begins! Trailer for FIFTY SHADES FREED Videoplay
VIDEO: The Final Chapter Begins! Trailer for FIFTY SHADES FREED

by Caryn Robbins - Nov 6, 2017

Below, check out the official trailer for FIFTY SHADES FREED. The final chapter begins this Valentine's Day. Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson return as Christian Grey and Anastasia Steele in the third chapter based on the worldwide bestselling Fifty Shades phenomenon.

Tony Talk: Best Play, OSLO's J.T. Rogers!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 12, 2017

J.T. Rogers has won the 2017 Tony Award for Best Play for Oslo.

Tony Awards Close-Up: Will OSLO's Jennifer Ehle Negotiate a Third Tony Award?
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 16, 2017

A decade after her last foray on Broadway, two-time Tony winner Jennifer Ehle is back in the groundbreaking Oslo. Her performance as peace negotiator 'Mona Juul' has brought her back to the Tonys party and she couldn't be more thrilled!

Theater Talk: OSLO Nominees Arrive and DEAR EVAN HANSEN Creatives Return!
by Theater Talk - May 15, 2017

This week's guests include Oslo playwright J.T. Rogers, director Bartlett Sher, and actors Jennifer Ehle and Jefferson Mays, who portray real-life Norwegian diplomats Mona Juul and Terje Rod-Larsen. All the members of our panel are 2017 Tony nominees for Oslo, which received a total of 7 Tony Award nominations.

Tony Awards Close-Up: Peace, Politics & Passion- J.T. Rogers and Bartlett Sher Explain the Power of OSLO
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 11, 2017

J.T. Rogers and Bartlett Sher are two of seven Tony nominees for Lincoln Center Theatre's poignant new play- Oslo. Below, the playwright and director open up about the process and how the technical aspects of this project have been the most complex that they've worked on yet!

BWW TV: Richard Ridge Chats Up the Stars of Lincoln Center's OSLO on Opening Night
by TV - Opening Night Special - Apr 15, 2017

Lincoln Center Theater's smash hit production of J.T. Rogers' new play Oslo, directed by Bartlett Sher, re-opens this week at the Vivian Beaumont Theater (150 West 65 Street), after a sold-out run last summer off-Broadway at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater. Richard Ridge was on hand at opening night to speak with the stars of the show about the play, their move to the Vivian Beaumont Theatre, and what it's like to work with Barlett Sher. See all of Richard's interviews with the cast below!


Jennifer Ehle Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Jennifer Ehle been in?
Jennifer Ehle has appeared on Broadway in 6 shows.

How many West End shows has Jennifer Ehle been in?
Jennifer Ehle has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Jennifer Ehle been nominated for?
Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for Oslo , Ensemble (Obie Awards) for Oslo , Outstanding Lead Actress in a Play (The Lortels) for Oslo , Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Oslo , Outstanding Actress in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Coast of Utopia , Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Coast of Utopia , Best Actress (Olivier Awards) for The Real Thing , Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Real Thing Performance (Theatre World Awards) for The Real Thing and Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Real Thing .

What awards has Jennifer Ehle won?
Ensemble (Obie Awards) for Oslo, Outstanding Lead Actress in a Play (The Lortels) for Oslo, Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Coast of Utopia Performance (Theatre World Awards) for The Real Thingand Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Real Thing.