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Kathryn Hunter was born on April 9, 1957 in New York, USA as Kathryn Hadjipateras. She is known for her work on The Tragedy of Macbeth (2021), Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007) and Orlando (1992).

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Kathryn Hunter STAGE CREDITS

[West End]
London Production, 2022
King Lear

[Off-Broadway]
TFANA's Off-Broadway Production, 2020
Timon

[Off-Broadway]
Theatre For A New Audience U.S. Premiere, 2019
Cast

[TV]
MASTERPIECE on PBS Drama, 2019
Madame Victurnien

[Off-Broadway]
1992
Reva Mae Dix(Mixed Babies)

[Off-Broadway]
1986
Sookie Jenkins

[Off-Broadway]
1983
Performer


Kathryn Hunter Awards and Nominations

Drama League Awards - 2020 - Distinguished Performance Award

Kathryn Hunter, Timon of Athens

Drama Desk Awards - 2013 - Outstanding Solo Performance

Kathryn HunterKafka's Monkey

Olivier Awards - 1995 - Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Kathryn HunterPericles

Olivier Awards - 1994 - Best Actress

Kathryn HunterThe Skriker


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Olivier Awards - 1991 - Actress of the Year

Kathryn HunterThe Visit

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Interview: Theatre Life with Simon Godwin

Today’s subject Simon Godwin is currently living his theatre life as the Artistic Director of DC’s Tony Award winning Shakespeare Theatre Company (STC). He assumed the position in 2019 succeeding the company’s founder Michael Kahn after a stunning 33-year reign.
Kathryn Hunter, Toby Jones, Fiona Shaw, Meera Syal and Rebecca Lucy Taylor Will Lead ECHO at the Royal Court

The Royal Court Theatre and LIFT have announced five of the fifteen artists who will perform in the world premiere of ECHO (Every Cold-Hearted Oxygen) which will run at the Jerwood Theatre Downstairs from Saturday 13 - Saturday 27 July 2024 with opening night on Wednesday 17 July.
Hideki Noda and Noda Map Return to the UK With LOVE IN ACTION

Acclaimed Japanese theatre maker Hideki Noda and his production company NODA MAP will return to London this October with another re-telling of a literary masterpiece following their take on Romeo & Juliet set to the songs of Queen two years ago. 
Photos: First Look At The World Premiere Of THE GAME at PlayMakers Repertory Company

Get a first look at photos of PlayMakers Repertory Company's The Game! Learn more about the show and see how to purchase tickets.
Francis Ford Coppola's Film MEGALOPOLIS to Debut at Cannes Film Festival

Megalopolis, Francis Coppola's lofty upcoming film, will indeed see the light of day. It has been reported that the film will receive its gala premiere on the evening of May 17 at the 77th Cannes Film Festival. The plot centers on a group of people attempting to rebuild a metropolis after a disaster, with varying approaches that lead to more conflict.
Cast Set for the World Premiere of Bekah Brunstetter's THE GAME

 PlayMakers Repertory Company's penultimate production for the 2023/2024 season is the world premiere of Bekah Brunstetter’s The Game.
NO FEAR AND BLUES LONG GONE: NINA SIMONE to be Presented at the Martin Marietta Center for the Performing Arts

This September, No Fear and Blues Long Gone: Nina Simone will make a return to North Carolina at the Martin Marietta Center for the Performing Arts. See performance dates and learn how to purchase tickets.
Photos: First Look At The PlayMakers Repertory Company Production Of FAT HAM

When Fat Ham opens at PlayMakers Repertory Company in Chapel Hill this week, it will be the first time an audience sees the Pulitzer Prize-winning show on a North Carolina Stage. See photos!
PlayMakers Repertory Company Announces Full Casting For FAT HAM

Juicy gets a visit from his father's ghost seeking revenge for his death by his brother – now married to his mother. Sound familiar?
Last Chance to Vote for the BWW Raleigh Awards; Voting Ends 12/31

It's the final week left to vote for the 2023 BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards! Voting ends on 12/31 at midnight. Don't miss out on making sure that your favorite theatres, stars, and shows get the recognition they deserve!
2 Weeks to Vote for the BWW Raleigh Awards; DISASTER!, WEDDING DAY WORRIES, Studio 1 Burlington & More Lead!

There's just two weeks left to vote and we have the latest standings as of Monday, December 18th for the 2023 BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards! Don't miss out on making sure that your favorite theatres, stars, and shows get the recognition they deserve!
BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards; DISASTER!, A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, Studio 1 Burlington & More Lead!

It's the final 3 weeks and we have the latest standings as of Monday, December 11th for the 2023 BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards! Don't miss out on making sure that your favorite theatres, stars, and shows get the recognition they deserve!
BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards December 5th Standings; DISASTER! Leads Best Musical!

It's December, and the first standings of the month have been announced as of Tuesday, December 5th for the 2023 BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards! Don't miss out on making sure that your favorite theatres, stars, and shows get the recognition they deserve!
Latest Standings Announced For The 2023 BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards; A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM Leads Best Play!

Happy Holidays! The latest wave of standings have been announced as of Monday, November 27th for the 2023 BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards! Don't miss out on making sure that your favorite theatres, stars, and shows get the recognition they deserve!
A NIGHT AT THE KABUKI Will Be Available to Stream Globally Next Week

A Night at the Kabuki, the acclaimed Japanese stage production inspired by Romeo & Juliet set to the songs of Queen, is to be streamed globally on Friday 17th November. 
Full Cast and Team Set for MACBETH, Starring Ralph Fiennes and Indira Varma

Shakespeare Theatre Company has announced the location, cast, and creative team for the highly-anticipated spring production of Macbeth. Directed by STC Artistic Director Simon Godwin, Macbeth stars Tony and BAFTA Award-winner Ralph Fiennes and Olivier Award-winner Indira Varma as the leading lord and lady. Learn more about the location, cast, and creative team here!
Kathryn Hunter and Winsome Pinnock Announced as New RADA Honorary Fellows

Kathryn Hunter and Winsome Pinnock have been made Honorary Fellows of RADA.
Tim Crouch's AN OAK TREE Returns This Summer

Francesca Moody Productions has announced the return of Tim Crouch's landmark production An Oak Tree. The acclaimed play will run at Wickham Theatre Bristol from 8 – 10 June, Festival d'Avignon 6 – 11 July and The Royal Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh from 4 – 27 August. 
MY NEIGHBOUR TOTORO and More Set for The Barbican's 2023 Theatre and Dance Lineup

This follows A Strange Loop, the Pulitzer Prize-winning new musical direct from Broadway with performances until 9 September and includes a world premiere from Belarus Free Theatre, UK premieres by Why Not Theatre, Eun-Me Ahn, Pam Tanowitz and David Lang, a cross-cultural festival curated by Inua Ellams, the return of Dance Umbrella andTold by an Idiot, and a line-up of exciting and experimental theatre makers in The Pit.
Bristol Old Vic On Screen and Complicité Will Present The Live Broadcast of DRIVE YOUR PLOW OVER THE BONES OF THE DEAD

Time Out Bristol Old Vic today announced that its first “on-location” live broadcast will take place later this month at The Lowry, Salford.

Kathryn Hunter FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How many Broadway shows has Kathryn Hunter been in?

Kathryn Hunter has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has Kathryn Hunter been in?

Kathryn Hunter has appeared on London's West End in 1 shows.

What was Kathryn Hunter's first West End show?

Kathryn Hunter's first West End show was King Lear | Globe which opened in 2022

What awards has Kathryn Hunter been nominated for?

Kathryn Hunter has been nominated for several prestigious awards, including the Distinguished Performance Award at the Drama League Awards for her role in "Timon of Athens," the Outstanding Solo Performance at the Drama Desk Awards for "Kafka's Monkey," Best Actress in a Supporting Role at the Olivier Awards for "Pericles," Best Actress at the Olivier Awards for "The Skriker," and Actress of the Year at the Olivier Awards for "The Visit."

What awards has Kathryn Hunter won?

Kathryn Hunter has won the Actress of the Year award at the Olivier Awards for her performance in The Visit.

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