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Michael Cera

 
Bio:
Cera is a Canadian actor, comedian, producer, singer, and songwriter. He started his career as a child actor, portraying a young Chuck Barris in Confessions of a Dangerous Mind (2002). He is known for his role as George Michael Bluth on the sitcom Arrested Development (2003‚Äď2006, 2013, ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Cera is a Canadian actor, comedian, producer, singer, and songwriter. He started his career as a child actor, portraying a young Chuck Barris in Confessions of a Dangerous Mind (2002). He is known for his role as George Michael Bluth on the sitcom Arrested Development (2003‚Äď2006, 2013, ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Premiere, 2018
Don Bowman
  [Broadway]
Second Stage Theater Original Broadway Production, 2018
Jeff
  [Broadway]
Broadway Premiere Production, 2014
Performer

Michael Cera Biography

Cera is a Canadian actor, comedian, producer, singer, and songwriter. He started his career as a child actor, portraying a young Chuck Barris in Confessions of a Dangerous Mind (2002). He is known for his role as George Michael Bluth on the sitcom Arrested Development (2003‚Äď2006, 2013, 2018‚Äď2019) and for his film roles as Evan in Superbad (2007), Paulie Bleeker in Juno (2007), Scott Pilgrim in Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010), and a fictional version of himself in This Is the End (2013), as well as the voices of Dick Grayson / Robin in The Lego Batman Movie (2017), Barry (a deformed sausage) in Sausage Party (2016), and Sal Viscuso, the voice behind the announcements in Childrens Hospital.

Cera made his Broadway debut in the 2014 production of Kenneth Lonergan's This Is Our Youth. For his performance in the 2018 production of Lonergan's Lobby Hero, Cera was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Play. Cera most recently starred in the revival of Lonergan's The Waverly Gallery.

In addition to acting, Cera is a musician, having released his debut album True That in 2014. Previously, Cera has also acted as the touring bassist for indie rock supergroup Mister Heavenly.

Michael Cera Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2018 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play
Michael Cera, Lobby Hero

Michael Cera News

Tickets for BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY Live Simulcast Viewings on Sale Tomorrow Photo Tickets for BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY Live Simulcast Viewings on Sale Tomorrow
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 10, 2022

Tickets will go on sale for Second Stage Theater's simulcast performances of its Broadway production of Stephen Adly Guirgis’ play, BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY, directed by Austin Pendleton on Friday, November 11 at 12pm EST. 

Michael Shannon and Sophia Lillis Will Lead Reading of WE WILL NOT BE SILENT Photo Michael Shannon and Sophia Lillis Will Lead Reading of WE WILL NOT BE SILENT
by Stephi Wild - Nov 10, 2022

Two-time Academy Award nominee and Tony Award nominee Michael Shannon (Revolutionary Road, The Shape of Water) and Sophia Lillis (It, Dungeons & Dragons) will star in a reading of the new play We Will Not Be Silent by David Meyers.

Michael Urie, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Brittney Mack & More Set for Second Stage Theate Photo Michael Urie, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Brittney Mack & More Set for Second Stage Theater's Fall Gala
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 13, 2022

Second Stage Theater’s Fall Gala celebration will honor Second Stage Board Chair Terry Lindsay and her husband, Bob Lindsay, Co-Founder and Chairman of Lindsay Goldberg. The gala event will take place on Monday, October 17, 2022. The event will feature Michael Urie, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Brittney Mack and more.

BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY Will Livestream Final Two Weeks of Broadway Performances Photo BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY Will Livestream Final Two Weeks of Broadway Performances
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 11, 2022

Second Stage will offer simulcasts of its upcoming Broadway production of¬†Stephen Adly Guirgis‚Äô¬†BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY,¬†directed by¬†Austin Pendleton,¬†for the final two weeks of its run, January 31 ‚Äď February 12, 2023, allowing theater fans who aren‚Äôt able to attend in person the opportunity to witness a live Broadway performance from home.

Brenda Braxton, Marc Kudisch & More to Star in CALL ME ABIGAIL Staged Reading Photo Brenda Braxton, Marc Kudisch & More to Star in CALL ME ABIGAIL Staged Reading
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 7, 2022

Out of the Box Theatrics and Jennifer Campos Productions will present a staged reading of CALL ME ABIGAIL by Shelli Pentimall Bookler on Monday, October 17, available for in person or livestream viewing.

Johnny Berchtold Joins the Cast of CAMP SIEGFRIED at Second Stage Photo Johnny Berchtold Joins the Cast of CAMP SIEGFRIED at Second Stage
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 23, 2022

Johnny Berchtold will join the cast of the New York Premiere production of CAMP SIEGFRIED, the new play from Tony Award-nominee BESS WOHL (2ST’s Grand Horizons and Make Believe), directed by Tony Award-winner DAVID CROMER (The Band’s Visit, 2ST’s Man from Nebraska) at Second Stage Theater.

Michael R. Jackson's WHITE GIRL IN DANGER to Premiere Off-Broadway in Spring 2023 Photo Michael R. Jackson's WHITE GIRL IN DANGER to Premiere Off-Broadway in Spring 2023
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 13, 2022

Michael R. Jackson's WHITE GIRL IN DANGER will begin previews on March 15, 2023 and will officially open on April 10, 2023 at Second Stage’s Off-Broadway home, the Tony Kiser Theater. The limited 8-week run will play through Sunday, May 21, 2023.

Victor Almanzar, Elizabeth Canavan, Rosal Colon & More to Star in BETWEEN RIVERSIDE A Photo Victor Almanzar, Elizabeth Canavan, Rosal Colon & More to Star in BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY on Broadway
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 9, 2022

Second Stage Theater has announced casting for the Broadway debut production of Stephen Adly Guirgis’ Pulitzer Prize-winning play, BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY, directed by Austin Pendleton. The production will star Victor Almanzar, Elizabeth Canavan, Rosal Colon and more.

Cast Announced for HEROES OF THE FOURTH TURNING at Studio Theatre Photo Cast Announced for HEROES OF THE FOURTH TURNING at Studio Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 1, 2022

Studio Theatre has announced the cast of the upcoming Will Arbery production, Heroes of the Fourth Turning. The play, which The New York Times called ‚ÄúAstonishing and riveting,‚ÄĚ is a semi-surrealistic portrait of young people on the political right at a pivotal moment in America and in their lives.

Sawyer Barth & Lily McInerny to Star in Bess Wohl's CAMP SIEGFRIED at Second Stage Th Photo Sawyer Barth & Lily McInerny to Star in Bess Wohl's CAMP SIEGFRIED at Second Stage Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 24, 2022

Second Stage Theater will kick off its 44th Season with the New York Premiere of CAMP SIEGFRIED, the new play from Tony Award-nominee BESS WOHL, directed by Tony Award-winner DAVID CROMER. The production will feature SAWYER BARTH and LILY McINERNY, both of whom will be making their off-Broadway stage debuts.

Michael Cera Videos

VIDEO: Chris Evans Helps Childhood Theatre Company Secure a Permanent Home Videoplay
VIDEO: Chris Evans Helps Childhood Theatre Company Secure a Permanent Home

by Stage Tube - Oct 20, 2019

Chris Evans has returned to his roots to help out his childhood theatre company!

VIDEO: Lucas Hedges Talks About His Broadway Debut in THE WAVERLY GALLERY Videoplay
VIDEO: Lucas Hedges Talks About His Broadway Debut in THE WAVERLY GALLERY

by Stage Tube - Dec 14, 2018

Lucas Hedges was a guest on today's episode of 'Live with Kelly and Ryan.' During his interview, he talks about what it's like doing Broadway for the first time in 'The Waverly Gallery.'

VIDEO: Lucas Hedges Talks to Seth Meyers About His Broadway Debut in THE WAVERLY GALL Videoplay
VIDEO: Lucas Hedges Talks to Seth Meyers About His Broadway Debut in THE WAVERLY GALLERY

by Stage Tube - Nov 6, 2018

Lucas Hedges was a guest on last night's episode of 'Late Night with Seth Meyers.' During the interview, Hedges talks about his Broadway debut in The Waverly Gallery, what Joel Edgerton was like on the set of Boy Erased and working with his own father on a film.

VIDEO: Lucas Hedges Discusses His 'Big Break' on THE TONIGHT SHOW Videoplay
VIDEO: Lucas Hedges Discusses His 'Big Break' on THE TONIGHT SHOW

by Stage Tube - Oct 24, 2018

Last night, Lucas Hedges sat down to talk with Jimmy Fallon on 'The Tonight Show.' During the interview, Hedges discusses his 'big break' in his dad's film Dan in Real Life, getting acting notes from his Mid90s child co-star, and calls attention to pain experienced by LGBTQ youth with his film Boy Erased.

WATCH NOW! Zooming in on the Tony Nominees: Anthony Boyle Videoplay
WATCH NOW! Zooming in on the Tony Nominees: Anthony Boyle

by BroadwayWorld TV - May 27, 2018

Watch below as Anthony tells us all about want this nomination means to him, how he's preparing for the Tonys, and so much more!

WATCH NOW! Zooming in on the Tony Nominees: Brian Tyree Henry Videoplay
WATCH NOW! Zooming in on the Tony Nominees: Brian Tyree Henry

by BroadwayWorld TV - May 30, 2018

Watch below as Brian and his Tony-nominated co-star Michael Cera tell us all about want this nomination means to them, how they're preparing for the Tonys, and so much more!

WATCH NOW! Zooming in on the Tony Nominees: Michael Cera Videoplay
WATCH NOW! Zooming in on the Tony Nominees: Michael Cera

by BroadwayWorld TV - May 15, 2018

Watch below as Michael and his Tony-nominated co-star Brian Tyree Henry tell us all about want this nomination means to them, how they're preparing for the Tonys, and so much more!

WATCH NOW! Zooming in on the Tony Nominees: David Morse Videoplay
WATCH NOW! Zooming in on the Tony Nominees: David Morse

by BroadwayWorld TV - May 13, 2018

Watch below as David tells us all about want this nomination means to him, how he's preparing for the Tonys, and so much more!

VIDEO: Chris Evans Open Up About AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR, LOBBY HERO, & More on GOOD M Videoplay
VIDEO: Chris Evans Open Up About AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR, LOBBY HERO, & More on GOOD MORNING AMERICA

by Macon Prickett - Apr 23, 2018

Chris Evans stopped by Good Morning America to discuss upcoming Marvel film Avengers: Infinity War, performing in Lobby Hero on Broadway, and more! Check out the clip below!

BWW TV: Inside Opening Night of LOBBY HERO with Michael Cera, Chris Evans & More! Videoplay
BWW TV: Inside Opening Night of LOBBY HERO with Michael Cera, Chris Evans & More!

by TV - Opening Night Special - Mar 27, 2018

Kenneth Lonergan's Lobby Hero, directed by Trip Cullman and starring Michael Cera, Chris Evans, Brian Tyree Henry, and Bel Powley, officially opened last night, Monday, March 26, at the newly renovated Hayes Theater. 


Michael Cera Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Michael Cera been in?
Michael Cera has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Michael Cera been in?
Michael Cera has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Michael Cera been nominated for?
Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Lobby Hero .