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Sidney Lumet

 
Date of Birth: June 25, 1924 (98)

Birth Place: Philadelphia, PA, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
1948
Tonya
  [Broadway]
1941
Willie Berg
  [Broadway]
1940
Jeshua
  [Broadway]
1940
Hymie Tashman
  [Broadway]
1939
Leo
  [Broadway]
1939
Johnny
  [Broadway]
1938
Mickey
  [Broadway]
1937
The Estranged One's Son
  [Broadway]
1935
Small Boy

Productions

 
[Broadway, 1962]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1960]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1956]
Director

Photos

Buck Henry attending a New York celebration in anticipation of director Sidney Lumet' Photo

Buck Henry attending a New York celebration in anticipation of director Sidney Lumet's Honorary Academy Award, which will be presented at the upcoming 77th Annual Academy Awards at Arabelle at the Plaza Athenee in New York City..February 23, 2005.

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Date:
01/17/2020
Frank Pierson ( President of the Academy Awards) and Buck Henry Attending a New York  Photo

Frank Pierson ( President of the Academy Awards) and Buck Henry Attending a New York celebration in anticipation of director Sidney Lumet's Honorary Academy Award, which will be presented at the upcoming 77th Annual Academy Awards at Arabelle at the Plaza Athenee in New York City..February 23, 2005.

From: 
Date:
01/17/2020
Frank Pierson ( President of the Academy Awards) and Buck Henry Attending a New York  Photo

Frank Pierson ( President of the Academy Awards) and Buck Henry Attending a New York celebration in anticipation of director Sidney Lumet's Honorary Academy Award, which will be presented at the upcoming 77th Annual Academy Awards at Arabelle at the Plaza Athenee in New York City..February 23, 2005.

From: 
Date:
01/17/2020
Buck Henry and Ellen Barkin.Attending a New York celebration in anticipation of direc Photo

Buck Henry and Ellen Barkin.Attending a New York celebration in anticipation of director Sidney Lumet's Honorary Academy Award, which will be presented at the upcoming 77th Annual Academy Awards at Arabelle at the Plaza Athenee in New York City..February 23, 2005.

From: 
Date:
01/17/2020
Sidney Lumet and Phyllis Newman.Attending a New York celebration in anticipation of d Photo

Sidney Lumet and Phyllis Newman.Attending a New York celebration in anticipation of director Sidney Lumet's Honorary Academy Award, which will be presented at the upcoming 77th Annual Academy Awards at Arabelle at the Plaza Athenee in New York City.

From: 
Date:
09/16/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
1948
Tonya

  [Broadway]
1941
Willie Berg

  [Broadway]
1940
Jeshua

  [Broadway]
1940
Hymie Tashman

  [Broadway]
1939
Leo

  [Broadway]
1939
Johnny

  [Broadway]
1938
Mickey

  [Broadway]
1937
The Estranged One's Son

  [Broadway]
1935
Small Boy

Productions

[Broadway, 1962]
Director

[Broadway, 1960]
Director

[Broadway, 1956]
Director






Sidney Lumet News

HBO Max to Debut Paul Newman And Joanne Woodward Documentary THE LAST MOVIE STARS Photo HBO Max to Debut Paul Newman And Joanne Woodward Documentary THE LAST MOVIE STARS
by Michael Major - Jun 21, 2022

Four-time Academy Award nominee Ethan Hawke, who previously directed the highly-acclaimed documentary, ‚ÄúSeymour: An Introduction,‚ÄĚ directs the six-part documentary. Academy Award-winning director, writer and producer Martin Scorsese serves as executive producer. THE LAST MOVIE STARS premiered at SXSW followed by Cannes in May.

Photos: First Look at Jodi Long's AMERICAN JADE at Bucks County Playhouse Photo Photos: First Look at Jodi Long's AMERICAN JADE at Bucks County Playhouse
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 26, 2022

Bucks County Playhouse‚Äôs 83rd¬†Season opened May 21 with the new play ‚ÄúAmerican Jade.‚ÄĚ Written by and starring Emmy-Award-winning actress Jodi Long, the show runs through June 11.

Governors Island Arts And Film At Lincoln Center Announce Free Outdoor Film Series Photo Governors Island Arts And Film At Lincoln Center Announce Free Outdoor Film Series
by Stephi Wild - May 20, 2022

Governors Island Arts and Film at Lincoln Center announced today the return of free outdoor film screenings on the Island for summer 2022 featuring John Cameron Mitchell's Hedwig and the Angry Inch on Friday, June 3 and Sidney Lumet's The Wiz on Friday, August 5.

Bucks County Playhouse Opens 83rd Season With New Play AMERICAN JADE Photo Bucks County Playhouse Opens 83rd Season With New Play AMERICAN JADE
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 27, 2022

When the award-winning actress and playwright, Jodi Long, took her first steps on the Broadway stage in Sidney Lumet's production of ‚ÄúNowhere to Go But Up,‚ÄĚ she was entering a professional world that ran through her family's bloodline. Her Vaudevillian parents had long trod the boards ‚Äď in fact, as part of a popular song and dance act, they even appeared on the Ed Sullivan show in the 1950s.

THE VAGRANT TRILOGY Extends at The Public Theater Photo THE VAGRANT TRILOGY Extends at The Public Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 31, 2022

The Public Theater will begin performances for the New York premiere of THE VAGRANT TRILOGY on Friday, April 8 with a Joseph Papp Free Performance, after the cancellation of the 2020 production just five days before the first performance and a two-year postponement due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Dick Cavett to Receive WGAE's Evelyn F. Burkey Award at 2022 Writers Guild Awards Photo Dick Cavett to Receive WGAE's Evelyn F. Burkey Award at 2022 Writers Guild Awards
by Michael Major - Mar 14, 2022

In 1966, Cavett wrote and hosted the special, WHERE IT’S AT, produced by Bud Yorkin and Norman Lear. In 1968, Cavett was hired by ABC to host THIS MORNING, which was renamed THE DICK CAVETT SHOW and moved to prime time and then to late night, where it ran opposite THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JOHNNY CARSON.

12 ANGRY ELECTRICS Begins Performances This March at Theater For The New City Photo 12 ANGRY ELECTRICS Begins Performances This March at Theater For The New City
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 3, 2022

Inspired by Sidney Lumet's classic film, 12 Angry Men, Emmy Award winning writer/director William Electric Black (aka Ian Ellis James) becomes all 12 jurors in this timely masterpiece - now calling it - 12 ANGRY ELECTRICS.

Peter Dinklage & The Actors Fund to Receive Honors at 2021 Gotham Awards Photo Peter Dinklage & The Actors Fund to Receive Honors at 2021 Gotham Awards
by Michael Major - Nov 17, 2021

The Gotham Film & Media Institute announced today that actor Peter Dinklage will receive a Performer Tribute and The Actors Fund will receive the Gotham Impact Salute during the 2021 Gotham Awards Ceremony. Kristen Stewart, Eamonn Bowles, the cast of The Harder They Fall, and Jane Campion will also receive honors throughout the evening.

EGOT Winner Jonathan Tunick to be Honored at Sharon Playhouse's THE SOUND OF BROADWAY Photo EGOT Winner Jonathan Tunick to be Honored at Sharon Playhouse's THE SOUND OF BROADWAY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 29, 2021

On Saturday, October 2nd, the Sharon Playhouse will present a star-studded and glittering salute to EGOT recipient and Broadway’s Uber Maestro, the great Jonathan Tunick. The evening is conceived and directed by Alan M-L Wager and supported by a 27-piece orchestra with appearances by Broadway Guest Stars and Broadway Special Guests.

CBS Studios Announces New Five-Year Overall Deal with Robert and Michelle King Photo CBS Studios Announces New Five-Year Overall Deal with Robert and Michelle King
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jul 8, 2021

The Kings are among the premiere storytellers in television with inventive and compelling shows that have become signature series for broadcast, cable, pay cable and streaming platforms.

Sidney Lumet Videos

VIDEO: Cynthia Nixon Talks RATCHED on THE KELLY CLARKSON SHOW VideoVIDEO: Cynthia Nixon Talks RATCHED on THE KELLY CLARKSON SHOW
by Stage Tube - Oct 20, 2020

Cynthia Nixon calls in to the show to talk about her exciting role on the Netflix series 'Ratched,' how she's been trying to walk her cat during quarantine, and the creepy costumes that she and her kids have worn for Halloween.

VIDEO: Cynthia Nixon Compares 2020 to the AIDS Crisis on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS VideoVIDEO: Cynthia Nixon Compares 2020 to the AIDS Crisis on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS
by Stage Tube - Sep 17, 2020

Cynthia Nixon shares how the events of this year compare to the AIDS crisis, discusses how the political climate in New York has changed since she ran for governor and expands on her New York Times op-ed.

VIDEO: Cynthia Nixon Discusses Whether SEX AND THE CITY Fame Will Hurt Or Help Her Ca VideoVIDEO: Cynthia Nixon Discusses Whether SEX AND THE CITY Fame Will Hurt Or Help Her Candidacy on THE VIEW
by Macon Prickett - Jun 21, 2018

Cynthia Nixon is known for her iconic role as Miranda on 'Sex and the City' and now she's running for a new role as governor of New York. Cynthia sits down with the women of the View to discuss whether or not her Sex and the City fame will help or hurt her in the race! Check out the clip below.

VIDEO: New York Governor Candidate Cynthia Nixon Visits Wendy Williams to Discuss the VideoVIDEO: New York Governor Candidate Cynthia Nixon Visits Wendy Williams to Discuss the Race and Her Love for New York
by Macon Prickett - Apr 5, 2018

Cynthia Nixon is known for her iconic role as Miranda on 'Sex and the City' and now she's running for a new role as governor of New York. Cynthia tells Wendy why she decided to enter politics and weighs in on gun laws, the legalization of marijuana and Black Lives Matter. Plus, Cynthia talks about the importance of black women to the democratic party. Then, Cynthia reveals what happened at the 'Sex and the City' movie premiere in London that devastated her.

Tony Talk: Best Featured Actress in a Play, Cynthia Nixon!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 11, 2017

Cynthia Nixon has won the 2017 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play for Lillian Hellman'S The Little Foxes. This marks Ms. Nixon's fourth Tony nomination and second win. She previously won the Tony for 2006's RABBIT HOLE. She was also nominated for 2012's WIT and 1995's INDISCRETIONS. 

VIDEO: Cynthia Nixon Recalls Starring in 2 Broadway Plays at Once on Bravo!
by Caryn Robbins - May 1, 2015

On last night's WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE!, actress Cynthia Nixon tells the story of when she was in two hit Broadway plays at the same time, Hurlyburly and The Real Thing, during her freshman year in college!

BWW TV Exclusive: Backstage with Richard Ridge- SAG Foundation Conversations Series with Stage and Screen Legend Vanessa Redgrave
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Dec 7, 2014

Screen Actors Guild Foundation and Broadway World have partnered for an filmed Conversations Q&A series to recognize and celebrate the vibrant theatre community in New York City and the union actors who aspire to have a career on the stage and screen. The most recent conversation featured stage and screen legend Vanessa Redgrave, moderated by BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge. Check out the full interview below!

BWW TV Exclusive: Backstage with Richard Ridge- SAG Foundation Conversations Series with Marisa Tomei
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 27, 2014

Screen Actors Guild Foundation and Broadway World have partnered for an filmed Conversations Q&A series to recognize and celebrate the vibrant theatre community in New York City and the union actors who aspire to have a career on the stage and screen. The most recent conversation featured Marisa Tomei, who is currently starring on Broadway in The Realistic Jones, moderated by BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge. Check out the full interview below!

VIDEO: First Look - Christopher Plummer in BARRYMORE on PBS's Great Performances
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 28, 2014

Plummer delivers another highly affecting performance, when he recreates his Tony Award-winning role of legendary actor John Barrymore in the film adaptation of William Luce's Broadway play of the same name.

STAGE TUBE: Christopher Plummer, Des McAnuff Talk CTG's A WORD OR TWO on Opening Night
by Stage Tube - Jan 27, 2014

Academy Award, Tony Award and Emmy Award winner Christopher Plummer takes the stage for 16 performances only in a Center Theatre Group special event, "A Word or Two," which opened at the CTG/Ahmanson Theatre on Wednesday, January 22, 2014. Written and arranged by Plummer and directed by Tony Award winner Des McAnuff, "A Word or Two" is presented in association with the Stratford Festival of Canada and continues through February 9, 2014. Click below to watch interviews with Plummer and McAnuff on opening night!


Sidney Lumet Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Sidney Lumet been in?
Sidney Lumet has appeared on Broadway in 9 shows.

How many West End shows has Sidney Lumet been in?
Sidney Lumet has not appeared in the West End