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Jonathan Cake

 
Date Of Birth:
August 31, 1967 (55)
Birth Place:
ENGLAND
Bio:
Cake is an English actor who has worked on various TV programmes and films. His notable screen roles include Jack Favell in Rebecca (1997), Oswald Mosley in Mosley (1997), Japheth in the NBC television film Noah's Ark (1999), Tyrannus in the ABC miniseries Empire (2005) and Det. Chuck Vance on the ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: August 31, 1967 (55)

Birth Place: ENGLAND

Bio:
Cake is an English actor who has worked on various TV programmes and films. His notable screen roles include Jack Favell in Rebecca (1997), Oswald Mosley in Mosley (1997), Japheth in the NBC television film Noah's Ark (1999), Tyrannus in the ABC miniseries Empire (2005) and Det. Chuck Vance on the ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [New York]
2019 Shakespeare in the Park Production, 2019
Caius Martius Coriolanus
  [Off-Broadway]
The Public Theater Production, 0
Marc Antony
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2009
Braham
  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Revival, 2007
Iachimo
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2002
Jason
  [London Fringe]
Royal Shakespeare Company Revival, 1992
Performer

Jonathan Cake Biography

Cake is an English actor who has worked on various TV programmes and films. His notable screen roles include Jack Favell in Rebecca (1997), Oswald Mosley in Mosley (1997), Japheth in the NBC television film Noah's Ark (1999), Tyrannus in the ABC miniseries Empire (2005) and Det. Chuck Vance on the ABC drama series Desperate Housewives (2011‚Äď2012).

Jonathan Cake Awards and Nominations

 
Theatre World Awards - 2003 - Performance Gold Star
Jonathan Cake, Medea

Jonathan Cake News

Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of GREY'S ANATOMY on ABC - Thursday, March 12, 2020 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of GREY'S ANATOMY on ABC - Thursday, March 12, 2020
by TV Scoop - Feb 24, 2020

Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a New Episode of GREY'S ANATOMY, airing on ABC on Thursday, March 12, 2020!

Photo Coverage: CORIOLANUS Takes Opening Night Bows in Central Park! Photo Photo Coverage: CORIOLANUS Takes Opening Night Bows in Central Park!
by Jennifer Broski - Aug 6, 2019

 The Public Theater's Free Shakespeare in the Park production of CORIOLANUS, directed by Daniel Sullivan, opened just last night at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park. We're taking you inside the big night below!

Review Roundup: What Do the Critics Think of Shakespeare in the Park's CORIOLANUS? Photo Review Roundup: What Do the Critics Think of Shakespeare in the Park's CORIOLANUS?
by Review Roundups - Aug 6, 2019

Shakespeare in the Park's Coriolanus officially opened last night, August 5! Let's see what the critics are saying...

BWW Review: Jonathan Cake and Kate Burton Shine in Shakespeare's Political Drama CORI Photo BWW Review: Jonathan Cake and Kate Burton Shine in Shakespeare's Political Drama CORIOLANUS
by Michael Dale - Aug 6, 2019

It was forty years ago when Shakespeare in the Park's Delacorte Theater was last invaded by The Bard's CORIOLANUS, but perhaps The Public's politically-minded artistic director Oskar Eustis thought this would be a good time to present a drama about an inexperienced politician who initially gains favor on a wave of populism, only to suffer downfall when his disdain for those outside of his privileged class is exposed.

Wake Up With BWW 8/5: SIX Will Return to Chicago, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 8/5: SIX Will Return to Chicago, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Aug 5, 2019

Today's top stories: Six will return to Chicago, and more!

Photo Flash: First Look at The Public's CORIOLANUS Photo Photo Flash: First Look at The Public's CORIOLANUS
by Julie Musbach - Jul 19, 2019

Get a first look at The Public Theater's Free Shakespeare in the Park production of CORIOLANUS, directed by Daniel Sullivan. CORIOLANUS is running at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park through Sunday, August 11.

CORIOLANUS Begins Next Week At Shakespeare In The Park Photo CORIOLANUS Begins Next Week At Shakespeare In The Park
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 10, 2019

The Public Theater will begin performances of the 2019 Free Shakespeare in the Park production of CORIOLANUS on Tuesday, July 16 at The Delacorte Theater.

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with The Public's CORIOLANUS Photo Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with The Public's CORIOLANUS
by Julie Musbach - Jun 20, 2019

Get a peek inside the rehearsal room for The Public's Free Shakespeare in the Park production of CORIOLANUS, directed by Tony Award winner Daniel Sullivan.

Kate Burton, Jonathan Cake, and More Lead Cast of The Public's CORIOLANUS Photo Kate Burton, Jonathan Cake, and More Lead Cast of The Public's CORIOLANUS
by Julie Musbach - May 29, 2019

The Public Theater announced casting today for CORIOLANUS, the second show of The Public's 2019 Free Shakespeare in the Park season. Directed by Tony Award winner Daniel Sullivan, the war-torn tragedy seen for the first time in 40 years, begins performances on Tuesday, July 16 and runs through Sunday, August 11, with an official press opening on Monday, August 5.

The Menier Chocolate Factory Announces Full Casting For The UK Premiere Of Jordi Galc Photo The Menier Chocolate Factory Announces Full Casting For The UK Premiere Of Jordi Galceran's THE GRONHOLM METHOD
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2018

The Menier Chocolate Factory today announces full casting for the UK premiere of Jordi Galceran's The Gronholm Method. Making his UK directorial debut, BT McNicholl directs Jonathan Cake (Frank), Greg McHugh (Carl), Laura Pitt-Pulford (Melanie) and John Gordon Sinclair (Rick). The production opens on 22 May, with previews from 10 May, and runs until 7 July.

Jonathan Cake Videos

STAGE TUBE: Behind-the-Scenes with Theatre for a New Audience's MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING at The Duke on 42nd
by Stage Tube - Feb 11, 2013

Maggie Siff plays Beatrice and Jonathan Cake Benedick in Theatre for a New Audience's new production of William Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing, directed by Arin Arbus, currently in previews for an opening on February 17 at The Duke on 42nd Street, 229 West 42nd Street. Watch behind-the-scenes interviews with the cast below!

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek - Scott Bakula Guest Stars on DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES Series Finale
by Caryn Robbins - May 8, 2012

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES ends its successful eight-season run on the ABC Television Network with a splashy two-hour finale event on SUNDAY, MAY 13 (9:00-11:00 p.m., ET).

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek - Scott Bakula Guest Stars on DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES, 4/29
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 26, 2012

On the April 29th episode of the ABC drama DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES entitled 'Lost My Power', with Mike gone, Susan attempts to build a car for MJ's father-and-son school soapbox derby; Bree's attorney, Trip (Scott Bakula), learns of her previous drunken sexual spree and needs her to come clean about it in order to help strengthen her case.

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek - Lynette & Susan Battle on DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES, 3/4
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 2, 2012

On this Sunday night's episode of ABC's DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES entitled 'She Needs Me', Susan tells Porter that she'll set up a nursery and watch over his and Julie's baby after Lynette firmly tells her son that she will not help raise her future granddaughter.

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek - Bree Prepares to End It All on ABC's DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES, 1/8
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 6, 2012

On the January 8th episode of ABC's DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES entitled 'What's to Discuss, Old Friend', with a gun at her side, Bree prepares to end it all now that her friends have abandoned her and her life continues to spiral further into despair.

BWW TV Show Preview: The Philanthropist
by Craig Brockman - Apr 28, 2009

Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director) presents a new Broadway production of The Philanthropist starring Matthew Broderick, Jonathan Cake, Anna Madeley and Steven Weber. The Philanthropist, by Christopher Hampton, is directed by David Grindley at the American Airlines Theatre (227 West 42nd Street). The cast also includes Tate Ellington, Jennifer Mudge andSamantha Soule.

STAGE TUBE: THE PHILANTHROPIST Star Matthew Broderick on NBC's Today Show
by Eddie Varley - Apr 14, 2009

Matthew Broderick, star of Roundabout Theatre Company's The Philanthropist, guested on NBC's 'Today Show' this morning, Tuesday April 14th on channel 4. BWW TV bring you the segment right here on STAGE TUBE!


Jonathan Cake Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Jonathan Cake been in?
Jonathan Cake has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Jonathan Cake been in?
Jonathan Cake has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Jonathan Cake been nominated for?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Medea .

What awards has Jonathan Cake won?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Medea.