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Jeremy Irons

 
Date of Birth: September 19, 1948 (74)

Birth Place: Cowes, Isle of Wight, ENGLAND

Stage Credits

  [West End]
Bristol Old Vic Revival, 2018
James Tyrone
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Thomas Buckle
  [Regional (US)]
Regional Concert, 2005
King Arthur
  [Off-Broadway]
New York City Opera Production, 2003
Fredrik Egerman
  [Broadway]
1984
Henry
  [West End]
London Production, 1972
Performer

Photos

Melissa Errico, Jeremy Irons, and Honoree Tina Santi Flaherty Photo

Melissa Errico, Jeremy Irons, and Honoree Tina Santi Flaherty

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Date:
06/05/2018
Jeremy Irons arriving at a Broadway Theatre on January 30, 1985 in New York City.  Photo

Jeremy Irons arriving at a Broadway Theatre on January 30, 1985 in New York City.

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Date:
03/07/2018
Jeremy Irons arrives at the The Tony Award Nominations Announcement & press conferenc Photo

Jeremy Irons arrives at the The Tony Award Nominations Announcement & press conference at Sardi's in New York City on May 8th, 1995 in New York City.

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Date:
03/07/2018
Sinead Cusack, Melissa Errico, Jeremy Irons Photo

Sinead Cusack, Melissa Errico, Jeremy Irons

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Date:
02/27/2018

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
Bristol Old Vic Revival, 2018
James Tyrone

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Thomas Buckle

  [Regional (US)]
Regional Concert, 2005
King Arthur

  [Off-Broadway]
New York City Opera Production, 2003
Fredrik Egerman

  [Broadway]
1984
Henry

  [West End]
London Production, 1972
Performer


Jeremy Irons Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 1984 - Outstanding Actor in a Play
Jeremy Irons, The Real Thing
 
Drama League Awards - 1984 - Distinguished Performance Award Gold Star
Jeremy Irons, The Real Thing
 
Tony Awards - 1984 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play Gold Star
Jeremy Irons , The Real Thing

Jeremy Irons News

George Rainsford, Giovanna Fletcher & Clive Mantle to Star in WISH YOU WERE DEAD UK T Photo George Rainsford, Giovanna Fletcher & Clive Mantle to Star in WISH YOU WERE DEAD UK Tour
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 28, 2022

The UK tour of Peter James’ Wish You Were Dead: George Rainsford, will star as James’ famous detective DSI Roy Grace, alongside Giovanna Fletcher who will star as Cleo Morey and Clive Mantle, who will star as Curtis. Leon Stewart will return to the role of DS Glenn Branson.

Cast Announced For UK Tour of WISH YOU WERE DEAD Photo Cast Announced For UK Tour of WISH YOU WERE DEAD
by Stephi Wild - Sep 28, 2022

Producer Josh Andrews has announced the lead cast for the UK tour of Peter James’ Wish You Were Dead: George Rainsford, will star as James’ famous detective DSI Roy Grace, alongside Giovanna Fletcher who will star as Cleo Morey and Clive Mantle, who will star as Curtis. Leon Stewart will return to the role of DS Glenn Branson.

Aaron Lazar, Christiane Noll, Sarah Beth Pfeifer & More to Star in FUN HOME at Theate Photo Aaron Lazar, Christiane Noll, Sarah Beth Pfeifer & More to Star in FUN HOME at TheaterWorks Hartford
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 9, 2022

TheaterWorks Hartford will open its 2022-2023 season with Fun Home. The cast for Fun Home includes Broadway veterans Aaron Lazar as Bruce, Christiane Noll as Helen, and Sarah Beth Pfeifer.

Listen: Marsha Mason Discusses Her Career and More on LITTLE KNOWN FACTS Photo Listen: Marsha Mason Discusses Her Career and More on LITTLE KNOWN FACTS
by Little Known Facts w/ Ilana Levine - Sep 6, 2022

Little Known Facts is a weekly podcast hosted by stage and film actress Ilana Levine. The latest episode features Marsha Mason, who discussed her career and more. Mason discussed how her career kickstarted with The Good Doctor, written by Neil Simon, whom she met and ended up marrying. She also discussed the iconic film The Goodbye Girl, also written by Simon.

Apocalyptic Romance POUGHKEEPSIE IS FOR LOVERS to be Released on VOD Tuesday Photo Apocalyptic Romance POUGHKEEPSIE IS FOR LOVERS to be Released on VOD Tuesday
by Blair Ingenthron - Sep 4, 2022

POUGHKEEPSIE IS FOR LOVERS will be available to rent and own on global digital HD internet, and satellite platforms on September 6, 2022 through Freestyle Digital Media.

Billy Howle Joined By Niamh Cusack and Mirren Mack in HAMLET at Bristol Old Vic; Full Photo Billy Howle Joined By Niamh Cusack and Mirren Mack in HAMLET at Bristol Old Vic; Full Cast Announced
by Stephi Wild - Sep 1, 2022

The full cast of Bristol Old Vic's Autumn headline production Hamlet has been announced, bringing together some of the hottest young talent and theatrical heavyweights for a visceral new production running from 13 Oct - 12 Nov.

Lady Gaga Confirmed For JOKER Musical Sequel Photo Lady Gaga Confirmed For JOKER Musical Sequel
by Michael Major - Aug 4, 2022

Lady Gaga is confirmed to join the original Joker film's star Joaquin Phoenix has signed on to return to the role. While Lady Gaga's role in the film has not yet been confirmed, it has been expected that she will most likely star as Joker's villainous sidekick, Harley Quinn. Watch a teaser for the upcoming film now!

Bristol Old Vic Announces Autumn Season 2022 Photo Bristol Old Vic Announces Autumn Season 2022
by Stephi Wild - Jul 6, 2022

As we all feel our way towards post-pandemic recovery, Bristol Old Vic continues to build the foundations for a strong future with the completion of a dazzling year of high-quality drama.

WISH YOU WERE DEAD Will Embark on UK Tour in 2023 Photo WISH YOU WERE DEAD Will Embark on UK Tour in 2023
by Stephi Wild - Jul 6, 2022

Following the critically acclaimed smash-hit primetime ITV series 'Grace', based on the best-selling novels by the UK's number one crime author Peter James, producer Joshua Andrews is delighted to announce the world stage premiere of James' novel 'Wish You Were Dead' - featuring DSI Roy Grace.

BWW Review: THE LION KING at Bass Concert Hall Photo BWW Review: THE LION KING at Bass Concert Hall
by Mackenzie Vance - Apr 10, 2022

It is clear that the cast and crew of THE LION KING take pride in their work. This show is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity and should not be missed.

Jeremy Irons Videos

VIDEO: Watch a New Teaser Trailer for HOUSE OF GUCCI VideoVIDEO: Watch a New Teaser Trailer for HOUSE OF GUCCI
by Michael Major - Oct 27, 2021

The cast of the film is led by Academy Award-winner Lady Gaga and Tony-nominee Adam Driver, with Tony and Academy Award- winner Al Pacino, Academy Award-winner Jared Leto, Tony Award and Academy Award -winner Jeremy Irons, Jack Huston, Tony-nominee Reeve Carney, and Salma Hayek. Watch the new teaser trailer now!

VIDEO: Christine Baranski Shares Her Favorite Tony Awards Memories VideoVIDEO: Christine Baranski Shares Her Favorite Tony Awards Memories
by Stage Tube - Apr 22, 2021

Christine Baranski discusses working in film and television during a pandemic and shares her most memorable Tony Awards moments.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for LOVE, WEDDINGS & OTHER DISASTERS VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for LOVE, WEDDINGS & OTHER DISASTERS
by Stage Tube - Oct 27, 2020

From director Dennis Dugan, one of the most successful comedy directors of our time, and an all-star cast, led by Diane Keaton, Jeremy Irons, Maggie Grace, Jesse McCartney, Chandra West, Diego Boneta, Andrew Bachelor and Veronica Ferres.  

BWW Exclusive: Christine Baranski Sings 'The Love You Left Behind' on FANCY NANCY VideoBWW Exclusive: Christine Baranski Sings 'The Love You Left Behind' on FANCY NANCY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 4, 2020

Christine Baranski voices a lead role in Disneya??s a?oeFancy Nancya?? animated series and this Sundaya??s new episode features a beautiful song by her character, Mrs. Devine.

Broadway Rewind: Cheyenne Jackson & Kate Baldwin Look to the Sky in FINIAN'S RAINBOW! VideoBroadway Rewind: Cheyenne Jackson & Kate Baldwin Look to the Sky in FINIAN'S RAINBOW!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 6, 2020

'We close things out with a look at the 48th production of City Center's famed Encore's, the glorious musical Finian's Rainbow, which starred Kate Baldwin, Cheyenne Jackson, Jim Norton and Terri White. It was directed and choreographed by Warren Carlyle. Kate told me, 'I get to sing the most beautiful songs. I think Burton Lane was a master of melody.' Cheyenne said he knew the songs but didn't really know the story, 'It's very, very current. I was actually surprised. The main crux of the plot is a bigoted white man in power from the south who is being replaced by an open-minded black man. Hmmm. So, it's very current.''

Broadway Rewind: Will Chase and Malcom Gets Turn the Page on THE STORY OF MY LIFE! VideoBroadway Rewind: Will Chase and Malcom Gets Turn the Page on THE STORY OF MY LIFE!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 3, 2020

'What I loved the most about this episode', says BroadwayWorld's own Richard Ridge, 'was following the journey of the 2009 musical The Story of My Life. This episode of Broadway Rewind looks at the ill- fated musical, which featured two wonderful performances by Will Chase and Malcolm Gets, but we start off at a rehearsal for Michael Jacobs play 'Impressionism' directed by Jack O'Brien. It welcomed back to Broadway, Tony Award winners Jeremy Irons and Joan Allen along with Marsha Mason, Aaron Lazar and Andre de Shields. Director Jack O'Brien told me why he had to do this play, 'It's about us. We haven't had a really witty, wise, romantic comedy in New York, in a long time and I've got this gorgeous cast.' Joan Allen said,

VIDEO: Aaron Lazar Sings '(Ya Got) Trouble' From THE MUSIC MAN VideoVIDEO: Aaron Lazar Sings '(Ya Got) Trouble' From THE MUSIC MAN
by Stage Tube - Mar 29, 2020

As part of Virtual Broadway, Aaron Lazar filmed himself singing (Ya Got) Trouble from The Music Man!

VIDEO: Watch a Promo for Episode Three on WATCHMEN on HBO VideoVIDEO: Watch a Promo for Episode Three on WATCHMEN on HBO
by Stage Tube - Oct 30, 2019

Get a first look at episode three of HBO's Watchmen, titled ' She Was Killed by Space Junk.'

BETHANY HAMILTON: UNSTOPPABLE to be Released on Digital Oct. 15 VideoBETHANY HAMILTON: UNSTOPPABLE to be Released on Digital Oct. 15
by Abigail Charpentier - Sep 24, 2019

Freestyle Digital Media, the digital film distribution division of Byron Allen's global media company Entertainment Studios, is proud to announce that the documentary BETHANY HAMILTON: UNSTOPPABLE will be released on all home entertainment platforms in the U.S., as well as on iTunes worldwide, on October 15th, 2019. BETHANY HAMILTON: UNSTOPPABLE was released in theaters nationwide by Entertainment Studios Motion Pictures, the theatrical distribution division of Entertainment Studios, on July 12th, 2019 and had its world premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival in 2018. 

VIDEO: Get the First Look at New Spiritual Drama IMMORTAL HERO VideoVIDEO: Get the First Look at New Spiritual Drama IMMORTAL HERO
by Abigail Charpentier - Sep 24, 2019

Freestyle Digital Media, the digital film distribution division of Byron Allen's Entertainment Studios, has acquired the domestic rights to the new spiritual drama IMMORTAL HERO. Directed by Hiroshi Akabane and starring Hisaaki Takeuchi, Yoshiko Sengen, Tamao Sato, and Kei Kinoshita, IMMORTAL HERO is based on the original story by Executive Producer Ryuho Okawa and adapted to the screen by his daughter, Sayaka Okawa. IMMORTAL HERO will make its world premiere at the 2019 San Diego International Film Festival in the narrative competition category on October 16, 2019 at the Theatre Box, followed by a theatrical release on October 18th.


Jeremy Irons Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Jeremy Irons been in?
Jeremy Irons has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Jeremy Irons been in?
Jeremy Irons has appeared on London's West End in 2 shows.

What was Jeremy Irons's first West End show?
Jeremy Irons's first West End show was Godspell which opened in 1972

What awards has Jeremy Irons been nominated for?
Outstanding Actor in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The Real Thing Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for The Real Thing and Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Real Thing .

What awards has Jeremy Irons won?
Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for The Real Thingand Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Real Thing.