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Oliver Platt

 
Date of Birth: January 12, 1960 (62)

Birth Place: Windsor, ON, CANADA

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2009
Nathan Detroit
  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Production, 2006
John


Oliver Platt Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2006 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play
Oliver Platt, Shining City

Oliver Platt News

New York Talent Manager Bill Treusch Has Passed Away Photo New York Talent Manager Bill Treusch Has Passed Away
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 16, 2022

Esteemed New York talent manager Bill Treusch died following a long illness on Tuesday, November 15th in New York City. Born March 16, 1942, Bill lived his life in New York City.  Bill was a beloved brother, uncle, manager, mentor, and friend wholeaves behind a wonderfully eclectic group of friends and colleagues. 

European Premiere of STAND UP IF YOU'RE HERE TONIGHT to Play La Cave Cafe Starting Th Photo European Premiere of STAND UP IF YOU'RE HERE TONIGHT to Play La Cave Cafe Starting This Month
by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 22, 2022

Rohm Literary and American Blues Theater will present the European premiere of a new play, STAND UP IF YOU'RE HERE TONIGHT, written and directed by John Kolvenbach (Olivier Nominee Love Song) and starring Jim Ortlieb (Broadway's The Farnsworth Invention by Aaron Sorkin) and featuring Julie Kalya.

Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of CHICAGO MED on NBC - Wednesday, October 19, 2022 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of CHICAGO MED on NBC - Wednesday, October 19, 2022
by TV Scoop - Oct 13, 2022

Get all the scoop on CHICAGO MED, airing on NBC on Wednesday, October 19, 2022! The effects of the supply chain shortages continue to impact the E.D. when Vanessa’s drug dealer reappears. One of the victims of the recent train crash needs a transplant, forcing Crockett to improvise. Watch a video preview of the new episode now!

WORKING GIRL Musical Holds Private Industry Reading Photo WORKING GIRL Musical Holds Private Industry Reading
by Stephi Wild - Sep 28, 2022

BroadwayWorld has confirmed that a private reading was held last week for the Broadway-aimed musical Working Girl. The reading was presented Friday at Pearl Studios, and was presented by Cyndi Lauper, Theresa Rebeck and Christopher Ashley for producers Robyn Goodman, Josh Fiedler and Kumiko Yoshii.

Theresa Rebeck Joins Broadway-Aimed Musical WORKING GIRL as New Book Writer Photo Theresa Rebeck Joins Broadway-Aimed Musical WORKING GIRL as New Book Writer
by Stephi Wild - Aug 9, 2022

Award-winning Broadway playwright Theresa Rebeck will write the book for the Broadway-aimed Working Girl. While she's had more plays produced on Broadway than any female playwright of our time, Working Girl would mark Rebeck's Broadway debut as a book writer for a musical.

Stirling's Macrobert Arts Centre Reveals A Packed Summer Programme Photo Stirling's Macrobert Arts Centre Reveals A Packed Summer Programme
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 17, 2022

Macrobert Arts Centre, Stirling's cultural hub, is delighted to present a truly outstanding programme for its summer season, taking audiences right through the end of September with an array of the best live entertainment in Scotland. Talent development and diverse voices are at the heart of the season as Macrobert showcases leading young Scottish theatre-makers Debbie Hannan & Uma Nada-Rajah, brings light to growing talent Brido Hingwy, presents Indian American theatre artist Priyanka Shetty in her first UK tour and exhibits emerging illustrators alongside the artwork of local children.

Bill Condon Will Direct New GUYS AND DOLLS Movie Photo Bill Condon Will Direct New GUYS AND DOLLS Movie
by TV News Desk - Jul 7, 2021

TriStar purchased remake rights to the short stories by Damon Runyon that inspired the original musical in 2019.

Theater Stories: RENT, PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL, THE LEHMAN TRILOGY and More About T Photo Theater Stories: RENT, PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL, THE LEHMAN TRILOGY and More About The Nederlander Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 27, 2020

This week's Theater Stories features the Nederlander Theatre! Learn about the theatre's longest-running show - Rent; recent shows to have been performed at the theatre, including War Paint, and Pretty Woman, plus much more!

Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of CHICAGO MED on NBC - Wednesday, July 29, 2020 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of CHICAGO MED on NBC - Wednesday, July 29, 2020
by TV Scoop - Jul 15, 2020

Dr. Charles evaluates a 15-year old who is brought into the E.D. after an apparent fall off an overpass on CHICAGO MED, airing on NBC on Wednesday, July 29, 2020!

Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of CHICAGO MED on NBC - Wednesday, July 15, 2020 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of CHICAGO MED on NBC - Wednesday, July 15, 2020
by TV Scoop - Jul 1, 2020

Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of CHICAGO MED, airing on NBC on Wednesday, July 15, 2020!

Oliver Platt Videos

BWW TV: Celebrate the Best of Off-Broadway Backstage at the Obie Awards! Videoplay
BWW TV: Celebrate the Best of Off-Broadway Backstage at the Obie Awards!

by BroadwayWorld TV - May 28, 2018

The American Theatre Wing (Heather Hitchens, President and CEO) and The Village Voice (Peter Barbey, President and CEO) announced the winners of the 63rd Annual Obie Awards¬ģ just last week at Terminal 5.

VIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for THE CLEANSE Starring Johnny Galecki and Anjelic Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for THE CLEANSE Starring Johnny Galecki and Anjelica Huston

by Macon Prickett - Apr 4, 2018

Johnny Galecki (TV's ‚ÄúBig Bang Theory) plays Paul Berger, an unemployed, down and out, heartbroken man searching for happiness. ¬†When Paul sees an ad for a spiritual retreat promising to restart your life, he immediately signs up, hoping to cleanse himself and fix his broken life. ¬†But after only a few days, he discovers the cleanse is releasing more than just everyday toxins‚Ķ a lot more. Also starring Anna Friel, plus Oliver Platt and Academy Award¬ģ Winner Anjelica Huston (Best Supporting Actress, Prizzi's Honor, 1985) as the leaders of the retreat, THE CLEANSE is a darkly humorous, weird, and soulful fantasy that examines the inner demons in all of us.

VIDEO: First Look - Dan Stevens Stars in Captivating Drama THE TICKET
by Caryn Robbins - Feb 10, 2017

A captivating tale of desire and perception, THE TICKET will open in theaters on April 7, 2017 in Los Angeles, New York, select top major markets and available on-demand everywhere. Check out the trailer below!

VIDEO: First Look - Matthew Broderick, Megan Hilty & More Star in RULES DON'T APPLY
by Caryn Robbins - Sep 29, 2016

Alec Baldwin, Warren Beatty, Annette Bening, Matthew Broderick, Dabney Coleman, Lily Collins, Ed Harris, Megan Hilty, Oliver Platt and Martin Sheen star in RULES DON'T APPLY.

VIDEO: Megan Hilty, Matthew Broderick & More Return to 1950's Hollywood in RULES DON'T APPLY
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 14, 2016

Megan Hilty (NOISES OFF, SMASH), Matthew Broderick (THE PRODUCERS), Warren Beatty and more star in the new film RULES DON'T APPLY

VIDEO: CBS Announces Series Finale of THE GOOD WIFE with Dramatic Super Bowl Spot
by Caryn Robbins - Feb 8, 2016

Last night, CBS announced the series finale of THE GOOD WIFE in dramatic fashion with a special promotional spot broadcast during Super Bowl 50 touting the show's final nine episodes.

STAGE TUBE: Sean Hayes Lip Syncs to Barbra Streisand's Holiday Classic- 'Jingle Bells'!
by Stage Tube - Dec 22, 2015

Sean Hayes has outdone himself.  The stage and screen star and his husband, Scott Icenogle, have shared another lip-sync video just in time for Christmas. Watch below as he sings along with Barbra Streisand to her holiday classic- 'Jingle Bells.' 

VIDEO: Oliver Platt Talks New NBC Series CHICAGO MED on 'Late Night'
by - Nov 25, 2015

On last night's LATE NIGHT, guest Oliver Platt talked about his new TV series "Chicago Med" and more.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'iNO' Episode of NBC's CHICAGO MED
by - Nov 18, 2015

On the next episode of NBC's CHICAGO MED titled "iNO", as Dr. Ethan Choi (Brian Tee) treats a bleeding teenage girl, he discovers she's just given birth, sparking a frantic search for her abandoned baby.

VIDEO: Oliver Platt Talks New NBC Series CHICAGO MED on 'Today'
by - Nov 17, 2015

Versatile actor Oliver Platt is the star of ‚ÄúChicago Med,‚ÄĚ the newest addition to the ‚ÄúChicago Fire‚ÄĚ and ‚ÄúChicago PD‚ÄĚ TV drama franchise.


Oliver Platt Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Oliver Platt been in?
Oliver Platt has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Oliver Platt been in?
Oliver Platt has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Oliver Platt been nominated for?
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Shining City .