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Ron Cook

 
Bio:
Select U.K. theatre credits: Girl From the North Country at the Old Vic; The Children, The Recruiting Officer, Our Country's Good at The Royal Court; Faith Healer, Trelawny of the "Wells", Richard II, King Lear (and BAM), Glengarry Glen Ross, Juno and the Paycock (Olivier Award nomination) at the ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Select U.K. theatre credits: Girl From the North Country at the Old Vic; The Children, The Recruiting Officer, Our Country's Good at The Royal Court; Faith Healer, Trelawny of the "Wells", Richard II, King Lear (and BAM), Glengarry Glen Ross, Juno and the Paycock (Olivier Award nomination) at the ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [TV]
MASTERPIECE on PBS Drama, 2019
Hair and Teeth Dealer
  [West End]
London Tenth Anniversary Celebration, 2018
Performer
  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club's Original Broadway Production, 2017
Performer
  [West End]
West End Revival Production, 2015
Performer
  [West End]
Donmar Warehouse Production, 2011
Duke of York
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2009
Polonius
First Gravedigger

Photos

Kevork Malikyan and Ron Cook Photo

Kevork Malikyan and Ron Cook

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06/26/2019
Faye Marsay and Ron Cook Photo

Faye Marsay and Ron Cook

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06/03/2019
Kevork Malikyan and Ron Cook Photo

Kevork Malikyan and Ron Cook

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06/03/2019
Ron Cook and Celia Imriel Photo

Ron Cook and Celia Imriel

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01/02/2019
Eleanor Matsuura, Tracy-Ann Oberman, Ron Cook, John Simm Photo

Eleanor Matsuura, Tracy-Ann Oberman, Ron Cook, John Simm

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01/02/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [TV]
MASTERPIECE on PBS Drama, 2019
Hair and Teeth Dealer

  [West End]
London Tenth Anniversary Celebration, 2018
Performer

  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club's Original Broadway Production, 2017
Performer

  [West End]
West End Revival Production, 2015
Performer

  [West End]
Donmar Warehouse Production, 2011
Duke of York

  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2009
Polonius

First Gravedigger

Ron Cook Biography

Select U.K. theatre credits: Girl From the North Country at the Old Vic; The Children, The Recruiting Officer, Our Country's Good at The Royal Court; Faith Healer, Trelawny of the "Wells", Richard II, King Lear (and BAM), Glengarry Glen Ross, Juno and the Paycock (Olivier Award nomination) at the Donmar; The Seafarer, Howard Katz, Black Snow at the National Theatre; The Homecoming, Henry V (Olivier award nomination), Hamlet (and Broadway), Twelfth Night, Art in the West End. Select television credits: "The City and the City," "Mr Selfridge," "The Mystery of Edwin Drood," "Little Dorrit," "The Diary of Anne Frank," "Dr. Who." Select film credits: Hot Fuzz, Confetti, The Merchant of Venice, Thunderbirds, 24 Hour Party People, Charlotte Gray, Chocolat, Topsy-Turvy, Secrets and Lies.

Ron Cook Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 2014 - Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Ron CookHenry V
 
Olivier Awards - 2000 - Best Supporting Actor
Ron CookJuno And The Paycock

Ron Cook News

BWW Review: VALUE ENGINEERING SCENES FROM THE GRENFELL INQUIRY, The Tabernacle Photo BWW Review: VALUE ENGINEERING SCENES FROM THE GRENFELL INQUIRY, The Tabernacle
by Gary Naylor - Oct 20, 2021

Richard Norton-Taylor and Nicholas Kent have fashioned a play from statements at the Grenfell Inquiry that leads a horrified audience to specific and more general conclusions and the siren call that 'this must never happen again'.

Casting Announced For GRENFELL: VALUE ENGINEERING - SCENES FROM THE INQUIRY Photo Casting Announced For GRENFELL: VALUE ENGINEERING - SCENES FROM THE INQUIRY
by Marianka Swain - Sep 6, 2021

Casting is announced for the¬†not-for-profit production of¬†Grenfell: Value Engineering¬†‚ÄstScenes from The Inquiry, which will run at the recently¬†renovated¬†Tabernacle¬†in Notting Hill from 13 October - 13 November and¬†Birmingham Repertory Theatre¬†from 16 - 20 November.¬†¬†

ESPN Executive Rob Temple Joins Fishbait Photo ESPN Executive Rob Temple Joins Fishbait
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 19, 2021

Robert B. (Rob) Temple, a longtime senior executive at ESPN, is joining FishBait Marketing as their new Chief Executive Officer and equity partner. 

Streaming Service BritBox Will Launch The Complete BBC Television Shakespeare Collect Photo Streaming Service BritBox Will Launch The Complete BBC Television Shakespeare Collection
by Stephi Wild - May 21, 2020

BritBox, the subscription streaming service from BBC Studios and ITV with the largest collection of British television content in North America, will launch the full BBC Television Shakespeare Collection on May 26.

David Tennant to Play Serial Killer Dennis Nilsen in New ITV Drama Photo David Tennant to Play Serial Killer Dennis Nilsen in New ITV Drama
by Kaitlin Milligan - Nov 22, 2019

ITV has announced the commission of Des, a three part drama which follows the arrest and trial of serial killer Dennis Nilsen, known as Des. 

BBC Two Announces Cast for Factual Drama SALISBURY Photo BBC Two Announces Cast for Factual Drama SALISBURY
by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 24, 2019

Filming has begun this week on Salisbury, an engrossing three-part factual drama for BBC Two written by Adam Patterson and Declan Lawn and produced by Dancing Ledge Productions.

BWW Review: EUROPE, Donmar Warehouse Photo BWW Review: EUROPE, Donmar Warehouse
by Laura Jones - Jun 28, 2019

Michael Longhurst's inaugural production as Artistic Director at the Donmar Warehouse is David Greig's Europe, 25 years after it was first staged at the Traverse in Edinburgh. Written during the break-up of Yugoslavia, Longhurst's production is still just as relevant, with differing views on Europe dominating the news every single day.

Photo Flash: First Look at EUROPE at Donmar Warehouse Photo Photo Flash: First Look at EUROPE at Donmar Warehouse
by Stephi Wild - Jun 26, 2019

With Europe and the launch of Michael Longhurst's first season the Donmar is continuing its commitment to engaging new audiences by simplifying ticket access schemes and launching the DONMAR DAILY RELEASE. This new scheme will see a minimum of 40 additional tickets released for sale every morning for the performance 7 days later. Audiences can sign up to receive information about productions and ticketing on the Donmar's website, www.donmarwarehouse.com.

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For EUROPE at the Donmar Warehouse Photo Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For EUROPE at the Donmar Warehouse
by Stephi Wild - Jun 3, 2019

The Donmar Warehouse today releases the rehearsal images for Michael Longhurst's inaugural Donmar production Europe, by David Greig, which opens on Thursday 27 June.

EUROPE Leads June's Top 10 New London Shows Photo EUROPE Leads June's Top 10 New London Shows
by Marianka Swain - May 26, 2019

London is never short of temptations, whether splashy West End shows, epic dramas or bold fringe offerings. From a drama about Europe to immersive Shakespeare and open-air opera, here are some of this month's most eye-catching openings. Don't forget to check back for BroadwayWorld's reviews, interviews and features!

Ron Cook Videos

BWW TV: Hangin' with the Company of THE CHILDREN on Opening Night! VideoBWW TV: Hangin' with the Company of THE CHILDREN on Opening Night!
by TV - Opening Night Special - Dec 13, 2017

Manhattan Theatre Club's American premiere of The Royal Court Theatre's production of The Children, the new play by Olivier Award winner Lucy Kirkwood (Chimerica), directed by James MacDonald (Top Girls at MTC), opened just last night, December 12, at MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre (261 West 47th Street).

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from THE CHILDREN on Broadway! VideoBWW TV: Watch Highlights from THE CHILDREN on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 12, 2017

The Manhattan Theatre Club's American premiere of The Royal Court Theatre's production of The Children, opens tonight, Tuesday, December 12, 2017, at MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre (261 West 47th Street).

BWW TV: What's THE CHILDREN All About? The Broadway-Bound Company Explains! VideoBWW TV: What's THE CHILDREN All About? The Broadway-Bound Company Explains!
by TV - Press Previews - Nov 7, 2017

Direct from an acclaimed run in London, the powerful Royal Court Theatreproduction of Lucy Kirkwood's astonishing new play, The Children, will make its American debut at MTC with the heralded original cast.

STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes with Jamie Lloyd Company's THE HOMECOMING
by Stage Tube - Nov 13, 2015

A new, behind-the-scenes trailer just hit the web before the first preview of Jamie Lloyd's 50th anniversary production of Pinter's multi-award winning modern classic THE HOMECOMING. The production stars Keith Allen (Sam), Gemma Chan (Ruth), Ron Cook (Max), Gary Kemp (Teddy), John Macmillan (Joey) and John Simm (Lenny). Click below to go inside tech rehearsal!

BWW TV: Video Show Preview - Broadway's HAMLET
by Craig Brockman - Oct 8, 2009

Preview performances began Saturday, September 12th, for the critically acclaimed Donmar Warehouse production of William Shakespeare's HAMLET with Jude Law in the title role, directed by Michael Grandage. The production officially opened on October 6th, at the Broadhurst Theatre (235 West 44th Street). HAMLET will play a strictly limited run of 12 weeks only. BroadwayWorld is pleased to bring you this special video featuring scenes and interviews with Jude Law and Michael Grandage about bringing Hamlet to Broadway!

STAGE TUBE: Jude Law Visits The Late Show with Jimmy Fallon
by Eddie Varley - Sep 30, 2009

Jude Law, currently starring in the acclaimed Donmar Warehouse production of HAMLET on Broadway, was a guest on Tuesday night's 'Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.'


Ron Cook Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Ron Cook been in?
Ron Cook has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Ron Cook been in?
Ron Cook has appeared on London's West End in 3 shows.

What was Ron Cook's first West End show?
Ron Cook's first West End show was Richard II which opened in 2011

What awards has Ron Cook been nominated for?
Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Olivier Awards) for Henry V and Best Supporting Actor (Olivier Awards) for Juno And The Paycock .