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Khris Davis

 
Bio:
Khris Davis made his NY stage debut as the star of Marco Ramirez's The Royale at Lincoln Center Theatre. Loosely based on the life of heavyweight boxer Jack Johnson, Davis' performance earned him the 2017 Clive Barnes Award for Theater, 2016 Obie "Performance Award," 2016 Theatre World Award and ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Khris Davis made his NY stage debut as the star of Marco Ramirez's The Royale at Lincoln Center Theatre. Loosely based on the life of heavyweight boxer Jack Johnson, Davis' performance earned him the 2017 Clive Barnes Award for Theater, 2016 Obie "Performance Award," 2016 Theatre World Award and ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2022
Biff Loman
  [Off-Broadway]
Atlantic Theater Company World Premiere, 2018
Charles
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Chris
  [Off-Broadway]
New York Premiere at the Public Theater, 2016
Chris
  [Off-Broadway]
Lincoln Center Theatre Off-Broadway Production, 2016
Jay

Khris Davis Biography

Khris Davis made his NY stage debut as the star of Marco Ramirez's The Royale at Lincoln Center Theatre. Loosely based on the life of heavyweight boxer Jack Johnson, Davis' performance earned him the 2017 Clive Barnes Award for Theater, 2016 Obie "Performance Award," 2016 Theatre World Award and 2016 Drama Desk Award. He was also nominated for the 2016 Drama League Awards and was featured among Vogue Magazine's "Stars to Watch in 2016." Davis is among the original cast of The Public Theater's production of Sweat by Lynn Nottage. He made his Broadway debut in Sweat in 2017.

Khris Davis Awards and Nominations

 
Drama League Awards - 2016 - Distinguished Performance Award
Khris Davis, The Royale

Khris Davis News

DEATH OF A SALESMAN Partners With Broadway for All on Initiative to Provide Tickets t Photo DEATH OF A SALESMAN Partners With Broadway for All on Initiative to Provide Tickets to Underrepresented Audiences
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 15, 2022

Arthur Miller‚Äôs¬†Death of a Salesman has announced ‚ÄúSalesman for Everyone‚ÄĚ in partnership with¬†Broadway For All, a Tony Award-honored, Manhattan-based national nonprofit that equips young artists and professionals with the programming, community and vision to build a more inclusive and powerful arts industry.

Photos: DEATH OF A SALESMAN Welcomes Patrons & Friends of the Library of Congress Photo Photos: DEATH OF A SALESMAN Welcomes Patrons & Friends of the Library of Congress
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 21, 2022

Death of a Salesman on Broadway welcomed patrons and friends of the Library of Congress, including the 14th Librarian of Congress and the first African American and the first woman to hold the position, Dr. Carla Hayden, to the Broadway reimagining of Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman. See photos here!

Photos: Stars Turn Out For DEATH OF A SALESMAN Opening Night! Photo Photos: Stars Turn Out For DEATH OF A SALESMAN Opening Night!
by Bruce Glikas - Oct 10, 2022

The Hudson Theatre was the place to be as stars of stage and screen came out to celebrate opening night of Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman. This vibrant and timely production is directed by Miranda Cromwell, who co-directed the London production alongside Marianne Elliott. See photos from opening night!

Video: Go Inside Opening Night of DEATH OF A SALESMAN on Broadway Photo Video: Go Inside Opening Night of DEATH OF A SALESMAN on Broadway
by Opening Night - Oct 10, 2022

The best of Broadway flocked to the Hudson Theatre last night, where Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman officially opened on Broadway. This video is taking you inside the festivities!

Photos: DEATH OF A SALESMAN Company Celebrates Opening Night Photo Photos: DEATH OF A SALESMAN Company Celebrates Opening Night
by Bruce Glikas - Oct 10, 2022

The best of Broadway flocked to the Hudson Theatre last night, where Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman officially opened on Broadway. Check out photos from the opening night celebration!

Photos: The Cast of DEATH OF A SALESMAN Takes Their Opening Night Bows Photo Photos: The Cast of DEATH OF A SALESMAN Takes Their Opening Night Bows
by Jennifer Broski - Oct 10, 2022

Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman opened last night, starring Wendell Pierce, Sharon D Clarke, and André De Shields, at the Hudson Theatre. Check out photos from the opening night curtain call here!

Video: Wendell Pierce Gives Touching Tribute at Curtain Call of DEATH OF A SALESMAN Photo Video: Wendell Pierce Gives Touching Tribute at Curtain Call of DEATH OF A SALESMAN
by Opening Night - Oct 10, 2022

A special and poignant moment came at the curtain call when Pierce paid tribute to his 97-year-old father, Amos Pierce, who was in the audience with other members of Pierce’s family from his hometown of New Orleans. Check out the video here!

Review Roundup: DEATH OF A SALESMAN Opens on Broadway Photo Review Roundup: DEATH OF A SALESMAN Opens on Broadway
by Review Roundups - Oct 9, 2022

The critics have weighed in on Death of a Salesman, directed by Miranda Cromwell, who co-directed the London production alongside Marianne Elliott. The revival of this classic play opened on Broadway Sunday, October 9 at the Hudson Theatre.

VIDEO: Wendell Pierce Talks DEATH OF A SALESMAN on CBS Saturday Morning Photo VIDEO: Wendell Pierce Talks DEATH OF A SALESMAN on CBS Saturday Morning
by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 9, 2022

Watch Wendell Pierce discuss playing Willy Loman in DEATH OF A SALESMAN on Broadway on CBS Saturday Morning.

Video: On the Opening Night Red Carpet for DEATH OF A SALESMAN- Live at 5:15! Photo Video: On the Opening Night Red Carpet for DEATH OF A SALESMAN- Live at 5:15!
by Red Carpet - Oct 9, 2022

Attention is being paid tonight at the Hudson Theatre, where Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman celebrates its Broadway opening. Tune in today at 5:15pm as BroadwayWorld broadcasts live from the opening night red carpet!

Khris Davis Videos

Video: Go Inside Opening Night of DEATH OF A SALESMAN on Broadway Videoplay
Video: Go Inside Opening Night of DEATH OF A SALESMAN on Broadway

by Opening Night - Oct 10, 2022

The best of Broadway flocked to the Hudson Theatre last night, where Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman officially opened on Broadway. This video is taking you inside the festivities!

Video: Wendell Pierce Gives Touching Tribute at Curtain Call of DEATH OF A SALESMAN Videoplay
Video: Wendell Pierce Gives Touching Tribute at Curtain Call of DEATH OF A SALESMAN

by Opening Night - Oct 10, 2022

A special and poignant moment came at the curtain call when Pierce paid tribute to his 97-year-old father, Amos Pierce, who was in the audience with other members of Pierce’s family from his hometown of New Orleans. Check out the video here!

VIDEO: Wendell Pierce Talks DEATH OF A SALESMAN on CBS Saturday Morning Videoplay
VIDEO: Wendell Pierce Talks DEATH OF A SALESMAN on CBS Saturday Morning

by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 9, 2022

Watch Wendell Pierce discuss playing Willy Loman in DEATH OF A SALESMAN on Broadway on CBS Saturday Morning.

VIDEO: Wendell Pierce Talks DEATH OF A SALESMAN Legacy on GOOD MORNING AMERICA Videoplay
VIDEO: Wendell Pierce Talks DEATH OF A SALESMAN Legacy on GOOD MORNING AMERICA

by Michael Major - Oct 5, 2022

Wendell Pierce sat down with Robin Roberts on Good Morning America this morning to discuss starring in Death of a Salesman on Broadway, the actors who have played the role before him, mentoring young actors, and more. The interview also included new performance footage from the production. Watch the complete video interview now!

VIDEO: Wendell Pierce and André De Shields Talk DEATH OF A SALESMAN Videoplay
VIDEO: Wendell Pierce and André De Shields Talk DEATH OF A SALESMAN

by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 16, 2022

Broadway will welcome Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman on Saturday, September 17th at 8 PM at the Hudson Theatre (141 West 44th Steet). The production released two videos from the show’s stars, Wendell Pierce and André De Shields, celebrating the show’s first performance. Opening night is set for Sunday, October 9th.

VIDEO: Meet the Stars of Broadway-Bound DEATH OF A SALESMAN Videoplay
VIDEO: Meet the Stars of Broadway-Bound DEATH OF A SALESMAN

by In Rehearsals - Aug 23, 2022

Rehearsals are officially underway for the upcoming Broadway production of Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman, which is due to open on October 9 at the Hudson Theatre. The company just met the press and BroadwayWorld was on hand for the big day! Check out interviews with the cast in this video.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Khris Davis, Montego Glover & More in THE ROYALE
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 4, 2016

Lincoln Center Theater welcomes McKinley Belcher III, Khris Davis, Montego Glover, John Lavelle, and Clarke Peters to the stage in its production of The Royale, a new play by Marco Ramirez, directed by Rachel Chavkin, currently in previews at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater (150 West 65 Street). Opening night is Monday, March 7, and BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast onstage below!

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at World Premiere of LOVE IN AFGHANISTAN at Arena Stage
by Stage Tube - Oct 21, 2013

The world premiere of LOVE IN AFGHANISTAN runs October 11-November 17 at Arena Stage. Check out a sneak peek below!


Khris Davis Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Khris Davis been in?
Khris Davis has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Khris Davis been in?
Khris Davis has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Khris Davis been nominated for?
Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for The Royale .

What is Khris Davis next theatre project?
Khris Davis's next show will be Death of a Salesman which opens on 10/9/2022 on Broadway.