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Jeremy Shamos received a Tony Award nomination for his performance in Clybourne Park, for which he also received Drama League Award and Lucille Lortel Award nominations. Other Broadway credits include Noises Off, The Assembled Parties, Glengarry Glen Ross, Elling, Reckless, and The Rivals. Off-Broadway: The Qualms, Engaged (Obie Award), Animals Out of Paper (Drama Desk Award nomination), We Live Here, Corpus Christi, The New York Idea, 100 Saints You Should Know, Miss Witherspoon, Gutenberg!, Observe the Sons of Ulster..., Shakespeare (Abridged), Race, The Alchemist, Hamlet, Cymbeline, Dinner With Friends (Lortel Award), If I Forget (Drama Desk nomination). Television: recurring roles on "Better Call Saul" and "Nurse Jackie," guest appearances on "The Affair," "Chicago P.D.," "Limitless," "Happyish," "Elementary," "The Good Wife," "Unforgettable," "Fringe," "Law & Order: SVU" and "Criminal Intent." Film: Alejandro Gonzalez's Birdman, Woody Allen'sMagic in the Moonlight, Ang Lee's Taking Woodstock, and The Big Sick.

Jeremy Shamos Photos


Barrow Street Theatricals Off-Broadway Production, 2018
Guest Performer

Original Broadway Production, 2017

Roundabout Off-Broadway Premiere, 2017
Michael Fischer

Roundabout Theatre Company Production, 2015
Frederick Fellowes

Roundabout Revival, 2014

Manhattan Theater Club Production, 2013

James Lingk


Manhattan Theatre Club Production, 2011

Atlantic Theater Company Production, 2011
John Karslake

Original Broadway Production, 2010

Frank Asli

Playwrights Horizons Production, 2010





Original Off-Broadway Production, 2007
Doug Simon

Father 1 and 2/Man in the Playground/Dog Owner/Wise Man

Lincoln Center Revival, 2004
Bob Acres

Manhattan Theatre Club Production, 2004
Tim Timko

Talk Show Host


Cheviot Hill

Christopher Roulston

Nathan Seigelman



Bartholomew et al.

Roman Captain

Cloten (Understudy)

Jeremy Shamos Movies

[1985]Kid Colter Justin Colter

[2000]Clowns Tippit

[2007]Dedication Matthew

[2009]The Rebound Bill

[2009]Taking Woodstock Steve Cohen

[2013]The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Her Evangelist

[2013]The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Him Evangelist

[2014]The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them Evangelist

[2014]Magic in the Moonlight George

[2014]Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) Ralph

[2016]No Pay, Nudity Veterinarian

[2016]5 Doctors Dr. Goldsmith

[2017]If I Forget Michael Fischer

[2017]Breakable You Robert Gordon

[2017]The Big Sick Bob Dalavan

[2019]Bad Education Phil Metzger

[2020]Ma Rainey's Black Bottom Irvin

Jeremy Shamos TV Shows

Better Call Saul Craig Kettleman

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Marc Shaiman Teases Possible Musical Episode of ONLY MURDERS IN THE BUILDING For Season 3

The third season of Only Murders in the Building is set to revolve around the making of a Broadway show, but will the season include a full-blown musical episode? A new teaser from 2023 Tony-nominees Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman suggests one could be on the horizon!

Danielle Deadwyler & More Join Samuel L. Jackson & John David Washington in THE PIANO LESSON Film Adaptation

Samuel L. Jackson and John David Washington will reprise their Broadway performances in the upcoming film adaptation of The Piano Lesson, which is currently set for a Netflix premiere. Malcolm Washington will direct the upcoming feature, which will also include Danielle Deadwyler, Michael Potts, Corey Hawkins, and Ray Fisher.

Viola Davis, Jeremy Shamos, Nina Hellman & More to Join Brooklyn Children's Theatre Gala

On April 25, Viola Davis will join Brooklyn Children's Theatre for a night of music and celebration to support musical theatre scholarships for hundreds of Brooklyn children.

Video: Meryl Streep Does A CHORUS LINE Choreography With Wesley Taylor on ONLY MURDERS IN THE BUILDING Set

While filming the upcoming Broadway-themed season of Only Murders in the Building, Meryl Streep and Wesley Taylor took on the iconic choreography from the opening number of A Chorus Line. Watch the new behind-the-scenes TikTok video now, featuring vocals from Martin Short!

ONLY MURDERS IN THE BUILDING Adds Don Darryl Rivera, Gerald Caesar & Allison Guinn For Season Three

Don Darryl Rivera, Gerald Caesar, and Allison Guinn have joined the new season of Only Murders of the Building in recurring roles. They join Selena Gomez, Martin Short, Steve Martin, Meryl Streep, Ashley Park, Jesse Williams, Paul Rudd, Andrea Martin, Linda Emond, Wesley Taylor, and Jeremy Shamos in the new season.

Linda Emond, Wesley Taylor & More Join ONLY MURDERS IN THE BUILDING Season Three

Linda Emond, Wesley Taylor, and Jeremy Shamos have joined the upcoming third season of Only Murders in the Building in recurring roles. Season three of the hit comedy will also feature Steve Martin, Martin Short, Selena Gomez, Meryl Streep, Ashley Park, Jesse Williams, Paul Rudd, and Andrea Martin. It is set to follow the making of a Broadway show.

Kelli O'Hara, Denée Benton, Brian Stokes Mitchell & More Featured in Audible Theater Originals

Audible Inc. has announced a new slate of four Audible Theater titles. In addition to presenting thrilling live performances at the Minetta Lane Theatre in Greenwich Village, audio plays are a staple of Audible Theater's programming, which continues to deliver the theater experience to millions of listeners around the world.

Photos: The Stars Walk the Red Carpet at Opening Night of KIMBERLY AKIMBO

Check out photos of the stars arriving on the red carpet at Kimberly Akimbo! Kimberly Akimbo celebrated its opening night at the Booth Theatre last night and BroadwayWorld was on hand for the big celebration of this great musical adventure!

Nantucket's White Heron Theatre Announces Mark Shanahan As Its Resident Director

The White Heron Theatre Company of Nantucket today announced that director, writer, and actor Mark Shanahan has expanded his relationship with the company stepping into a new role as Resident Director.

Photos: Inside Opening Night of THE LUCKY STAR

Producers Douglas Denoff & Beth Goldsmith, and 59E59 Theaters (Val Day, Artistic Director; Brian Beirne, Managing Director) present the Directors Company’s production of The Lucky Star by Karen Hartman, directed by Noah Himmelstein (Rooted). The Lucky Star began previews on April 26, 2022 in Theater A and opened May 5 for a run through June 12, 2022.

Jamie Neumann, Shannon Purser, Nichole Sakura and More To Perform in All-New THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES

A bold group of top actors and writers have been paired to create a set of all-new pieces. From 6 PM onward, the new monologues will be published, one every 15 minutes.

Steve Martin's METEOR SHOWER Lands At Beck Center

Beck Center for the Arts has announced the regional premiere of Steve Martin's Meteor Shower.

Photos: On the Red Carpet for Opening Night of CAROLINE, OR CHANGE on Broadway

The new Broadway production of the Tony Award nominated and Olivier Award-winning musical Caroline, or Change opened just last night, October 27, at Studio 54. BroadwayWorld was on hand for the special event and you can check out photos from the star-studded red carpet arrivals.

Josh Gad & Andrew Rannells Were Hoping to Bring GUTENBERG! THE MUSICAL to Broadway

Stage and screen star Josh Gad revealed that he was hoping to return to Broadway in Gutenberg! The Musical! before plans were put on hold because of the pandemic. Gad was workshopping the musical in Los Angeles with his The Book of Mormon co-star Andrew Rannells. 

Study Up on the Cast of WATCH ON THE RHINE with BroadwayWorld's Stage Mag

Tonight, May 13 (8pm ET) 'Spotlight on Plays' series will continue with Lillian Hellman's Watch on the Rhine starring Academy award winner Ellen Burstyn, Alan Cox, Sasha Diamond, Alfred Enoch, Carla Gugino, Luca Padovan, Tony Award nominee Mary Beth Peil, Gabriella Pizzolo, Neel Sethi & Tony Award nominee Jeremy Shamos, directed by Sarna Lapine. While we await the big night, study up on the company with BroadwayWorld's Stage Mag below!

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, May 13- Ellen Burstyn, Mary Beth Peil, and More!

Today (May 13) in live streaming: meet the Next on Stage High School Top 15, Spotlight on Plays takes on Watch on the Rhine, and more!

Jason Alexander, John Behlmann, Lisa Edelstein & More Will Star in THE SISTERS ROSENSWEIG

The “Spotlight on Plays” series just announced the full company for Wendy Wasserstein’s The Sisters Rosensweig starring Jason Alexander, John Behlmann, Lisa Edelstein, Kathryn Hahn, Kathryn Newton, Tracee Chimo Pallero, Chris Perfetti and James Urbaniak.

VIDEO: Celebrate Off-Broadway Excellence at the 2021 Lucille Lortel Awards- Watch Now!

Tonight at 7pm ET, the Off-Broadway League and the Lucille Lortel Theatre present the 2021 Lucille Lortel Awards - a celebration of all the people who create Off-Broadway excellence. The pre-taped special will honor the writers, actors, directors, choreographers, designers, musicians, stagehands, producers, theatre staff, and the audiences who contribute to the incomparable magic of Off-Broadway theatre.

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: May 1-2- with Andrea McArdle, Telly Leung, and More!

Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, May 1-2, 2021.

Mary Beth Peil, Alfred Enoch, and More Will Lead 'Spotlight on Plays' WATCH ON THE RHINE

The “Spotlight on Plays” series announces the full company for Lillian Hellman's Watch on the Rhine starring Academy award winner Ellen Burstyn, Alan Cox, Sasha Diamond, Alfred Enoch, Carla Gugino, Luca Padovan, Tony Award nominee Mary Beth Peil, Gabriella Pizzolo, Neel Sethi & Tony Award nominee Jeremy Shamos, directed by Sarna Lapine. 


Jeremy Shamos has appeared on Broadway in 9 shows.

Jeremy Shamos has not appeared in the West End

Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for If I Forget , Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play (The Lortels) for Dinner With Friends , Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for Clybourne Park , Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Clybourne Park , Outstanding Featured Actor (The Lortels) for Clybourne Park Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Animals Out of Paper and Performance (Obie Awards) for Engaged .

Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play (The Lortels) for Dinner With Friendsand Performance (Obie Awards) for Engaged.

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