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Marlon Brando

 
Date of Birth: April 03, 1924
Date of Death: July 01, 2004 (80)

Birth Place: Omaha, NE, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1947
Stanley Kowalski
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1946
David
  [Broadway]
1946
Eugene Marchbanks
  [Broadway]
1946
Sage McRae
  [Broadway]
1946
Messenger [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
1944
Nels

Marlon Brando Awards and Nominations

 
Theatre World Awards - 1946 - Performance Gold Star
Marlon Brando, Truckline Cafe
 
Theatre World Awards - 1946 - Performance Gold Star
Marlon Brando, Candida

Marlon Brando News

Review: A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE, Almeida Theatre Photo Review: A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE, Almeida Theatre
by Cindy Marcolina - Jan 13, 2023

This is A Streetcar Named Desire for a new generation. It’s sexy and dangerously seductive, but doesn’t fail to have a firm and uncompromising stance on domestic violence. We’re repulsed by Stanley’s antics, then by Mitch’s. Frecknall’s Streetcar is unmistakably feminist and feminine. She hones Blanche and Stella’s relationship, presenting them in all their dignity and flaws, building a sisterhood marred by the needs and threats of the time.

Arizona Theatre Company Reimagines THE GLASS MENAGERIE In 2023 Photo Arizona Theatre Company Reimagines THE GLASS MENAGERIE In 2023
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 8, 2022

Arizona Theatre Company will celebrate the start of the new year with one of the most prolific plays of all time, The Glass Menagerie, with support from Corporate Production Sponsor UnitedHealthcare.

The New School's College Of Performing Arts Presents PLAYING THE OTHER At The Wild Pr Photo The New School's College Of Performing Arts Presents PLAYING THE OTHER At The Wild Project
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 1, 2022

Contemporary Theatre and Performance students at The New School's College of Performing Arts will present PLAYING THE OTHER, an intimate devised theatrical piece facilitated by Obie Award-winning playwright Dael Orlandersmith and Tony Award-winner Jim Nicola.

Review: THE WIZARD OF OZ at CM Performing Arts Center Photo Review: THE WIZARD OF OZ at CM Performing Arts Center
by Jaime Zahl - Nov 30, 2022

What did our critic think of THE WIZARD OF OZ at CM Performing Arts Center? As soon as CM Performing Arts Center's live orchestra struck up the first few chords of 'The Wizard of Oz's' iconic overture, a wave of nostalgia hummed throughout the Noel S Ruiz Theatre. Multiple generations filled the house at the opening weekend matinee. Children, parents, grandparents, and children at heart visibly delighted in the stellar stagecraft, vibrant costumery, and charming performances featured in CM's Season 49 finale.

The Actors Studio to Host Three Special 75th Anniversary Events in December Photo The Actors Studio to Host Three Special 75th Anniversary Events in December
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 28, 2022

Starting this week, The Actors Studio will continue its 75th Anniversary celebration as the world’s most celebrated and influential membership association for professional actors, directors and playwrights. In December, the legendary studio will open its doors to the public for with three special events, each free and open to the public.

The Actors Studio Hosts Three Special 75th Anniversary Events This December Photo The Actors Studio Hosts Three Special 75th Anniversary Events This December
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 21, 2022

This December, The Actors Studio continues its 75th Anniversary celebration as the world's most celebrated and influential membership association for professional actors, directors and playwrights. The legendary studio, located at 432 West 44th Street, will open its doors to the public for with three special events, each free and open to the public.

Jeff Howell Leads Masterclass With Performers Theatre Workshop Photo Jeff Howell Leads Masterclass With Performers Theatre Workshop
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 17, 2022

As part of the Performers Theatre Workshop's Professional Track, designed for students who are currently working professionally or who aspire to work professionally - Jeff Howell led a masterclass! The ProTrack students learned so much!

77th Annual Theatre World Awards Ceremony Set for June 2023 Photo 77th Annual Theatre World Awards Ceremony Set for June 2023
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 16, 2022

The 77th Annual Theatre World Awards Ceremony will take place on Monday evening, June 5, 2023 beginning at 7:00PM. The Theatre World Awards are the oldest awards given for Outstanding Broadway and Off-Broadway Debut Performances.

Interview: Inside Paul Moravec's 'Method' of Composing A NATION OF OTHERS Photo Interview: Inside Paul Moravec's 'Method' of Composing A NATION OF OTHERS
by Richard Sasanow - Nov 7, 2022

When Paul Moravec calls himself as “a sort of Method composer,” in describing his work on A NATION OF OTHERS, commissioned for the Oratorio Society of NY, debuting at Carnegie Hall on Nov. 15, he’s likening his writing to the “Method Acting” technique: getting inside the heads of his characters, understanding their inner motivation and emotions, connecting his own life to theirs.

THE GODFATHER LIVE, with 61 Piece Orchestra, to Play Chicago's Auditorium Theatre Photo THE GODFATHER LIVE, with 61 Piece Orchestra, to Play Chicago's Auditorium Theatre
by Blair Ingenthron - Nov 6, 2022

On Saturday, November 12th at 8 pm, ten-time Academy Award-winning masterpiece, The Godfather, will be screened and performed with a 61-piece orchestra in celebration of the iconic film's 50th anniversary, produced by CineConcerts and presented by Massimo Gallotta Productions.

Marlon Brando Videos

VIDEO: Blair Underwood Reveals He Wants to Do a Broadway Musical on LIVE Videoplay
VIDEO: Blair Underwood Reveals He Wants to Do a Broadway Musical on LIVE

by Michael Major - May 27, 2022

Blair UnderwoodDuring an interview on LIVE! With Kelly & Ryan, Blair Underwood revealed that he would like to return to Broadway in a musical. Underwood also spoke about his Broadway debut as Stanley Kowalski in the 2012 revival of A Streetcar Named Desire.

VIDEO: Rita Moreno Visits Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Watch Now! Videoplay
VIDEO: Rita Moreno Visits Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Watch Now!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 14, 2021

Watch as Richard chats with stage and screen legend Rita Moreno, whose new documentary, Rita Moreno: Just a Girl Who Decided to Go for It, will be released on June 18.

VIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for RITA MORENO: JUST A GIRL WHO DECIDED TO GO FOR  Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for RITA MORENO: JUST A GIRL WHO DECIDED TO GO FOR IT

by Stage Tube - Apr 22, 2021

Despite becoming the first Latina actress to win an Academy Award for her role as Anita in “West Side Story” (1961), the studios continued to offer Moreno lesser roles as stereotypical ethnic minorities, ignoring her proven talent.

VIDEO: Dick Cavett Drinks Marlon Brando's Favorite Cocktail on THE LATE SHOW WITH STE Videoplay
VIDEO: Dick Cavett Drinks Marlon Brando's Favorite Cocktail on THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT

by Stage Tube - Jan 22, 2020

Television legend Dick Cavett toasts his first visit to the Late Show with an orange juice and Campari cocktail, a drink introduced to him by none other than Marlon Brando. Check out Cavett's new HBO special, 'Ali and Cavett: The Tales of the Tapes.'

VIDEO: Kate Mara Watched The Godfather for the First Time on Marlon Brando's Private  Videoplay
VIDEO: Kate Mara Watched The Godfather for the First Time on Marlon Brando's Private Island

by Stage Tube - Apr 3, 2018

On last night's Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Kate Mara chatted about turning her Tahiti honeymoon into an Italian-themed celebration of The Godfather and the real-life political tragedy behind her film Chappaquiddick. Check out the clip below!

VIDEO: Director Josh Rhodes Goes Behind the Scenes of 'Havana' from GUYS AND DOLLS at The Old Globe
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2017

The Old Globe presents Guys and Dolls, a musical fable of Broadway. This classic musical, the first production of the Globe's 2017 Summer Season, will run July 2 - August 13, 2017, with opening night on Friday, July 7, presented in association with Asolo Repertory Theatre. Get a sneak peek behind the scenes as the cast rehearses 'Havana' from the show in the video below!

VIDEO: WHEEL OF FORTUNE Contestant Has Epic Fail with Classic Drama
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 22, 2017

On last night's WHEEL OF FORTUNE, contestant Kevin had an unfortunate epic fail when he was not able to solve a puzzle missing just one letter.

BWW Audio: 'King of Voice-Overs' Joe Sirola Records TV Spot for Off-Broadway's CAGNEY
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

Joe Sirola, who has been called the 'King of Voice-Overs' - having been heard or seen in over 10,000 commercials throughout his long and fun career - co-starred with the great Jimmy Cagney in his last film (Terrible Joe Moran). Lately, Joe has turned his talents to the New York stage as a producer, and one of his shows is the current off-Broadway hit, CAGNEY. Today, Joe recorded the new radio advertisement for his, and Jimmy's, musical. Below, listen to a clip from Joe's radio spot for CAGNEY!

VIDEO: First Look - Joseph Fiennes Stars as Michael Jackson in New Comedy URBAN MYTHS
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 11, 2017

Sky Arts has debuted the first trailer for URBAN MYTHS, an upcoming comedy starring Joseph Fiennes as late singer Michael Jackson. Urban Myths is set to debut Jan. 19 on Sky Arts.

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights of Josh Rhodes-Helmed GUYS AND DOLLS at Asolo Rep!
by Stage Tube - Dec 9, 2016

GUYS AND DOLLS, hailed as one of the greatest musical comedies of all time, kicks off Asolo Rep's highly anticipated 2016-17 season, the fifth and final of its celebrated American Character Project. GUYS AND DOLLS is now playing through Sunday, January 1, in association with The Old Globe. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!


Marlon Brando Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Marlon Brando been in?
Marlon Brando has appeared on Broadway in 6 shows.

How many West End shows has Marlon Brando been in?
Marlon Brando has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Marlon Brando been nominated for?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Truckline Cafe and Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Candida .

What awards has Marlon Brando won?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Truckline Cafeand Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Candida.