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Sir John Gielgud

Also Credited As: John Gielgud
 
Sir John Gielgud Headshot
Date of Birth: April 14, 1904
Date of Death: May 21, 2000 (96)

Birth Place: London, ENGLAND

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
1963
Performer

Photos

SIR MICHAEL GAMBON as Hirst and SIR DEREK JACOBI as Spooner in Harold Pinter√ɬĘ√Ę‚Äö Photo

SIR MICHAEL GAMBON as Hirst and SIR DEREK JACOBI as Spooner in Harold Pinter√ɬĘ√Ę‚Äö¬¨√Ę‚Äě¬Ęs No Man√ɬĘ√Ę‚Äö¬¨√Ę‚Äě¬Ęs Land (first performed at the NT in 1975 with Sir John Gielgud and Sir Ralph Richardson)

From: 
Date:
11/02/2013

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
1963
Performer


Sir John Gielgud Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 1985 - The Society's Special Award Gold Star
Sir John Gielgud
 
Evening Standard Awards - 1975 - Best Actor Gold Star
John GielgudNo Man's Land
 
Evening Standard Awards - 1970 - Best Actor Gold Star
John GielgudHome
 
Drama League Awards - 1965 - Distinguished Performance Award Gold Star
Sir John Gielgud
 
Tony Awards - 1961 - Best Direction of a Play Gold Star
Sir John Gielgud, Big Fish, Little Fish

Sir John Gielgud News

Judi Dench Brings I REMEMBER IT WELL - THE CHRISTMAS EDITION to the West End Photo Judi Dench Brings I REMEMBER IT WELL - THE CHRISTMAS EDITION to the West End
by Stephi Wild - Sep 21, 2022

A special Christmas treat: Dame Judi Dench is back in the West End - on stage - in person for three shows only celebrating her incredible career - and Christmas!

Theatre for a New Audience Announces 2022-23 Season Featuring New York Premieres, Sha Photo Theatre for a New Audience Announces 2022-23 Season Featuring New York Premieres, Shakespeare Plays & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 26, 2022

Theatre for a New Audience has announced its 2022-23 season, its 43rd, held at TFANA’s home, Polonsky Shakespeare Center in Brooklyn.

Complete Cast & Creative Announced for World Premiere of GODDESS, Starring Amber Iman Photo Complete Cast & Creative Announced for World Premiere of GODDESS, Starring Amber Iman & More at Berkeley Rep
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 21, 2022

Berkeley Repertory Theatre announced the full cast and creative team for the world premiere musical, Goddess. The musical stage production is conceived and directed by Saheem Ali, music and lyrics by Michael Thurber, and written by Jocelyn Bioh. Previews begin Saturday, August 13, and the show runs through Sunday, September 25.

SHAKIN' THE BLUE FLAMINGO Comes to MATCH Next Month Photo SHAKIN' THE BLUE FLAMINGO Comes to MATCH Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2022

Dirt Dogs UNLEASHED, in association with Sweet Darlin' Productions, will present Shakin' the Blue Flamingo, an original play by Gwen Flager, directed by Bonnie Hewett.

West End Theatres To Dim Lights in Honour of Peter Brook Photo West End Theatres To Dim Lights in Honour of Peter Brook
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Jul 4, 2022

London's West End theatres will dim their lights tonight in memory of British theatre and film director Peter Brook who has died aged 97.

Kane Repertory Theatre to Present Outdoor Shakespeare Production Of TWELFTH NIGHT in  Photo Kane Repertory Theatre to Present Outdoor Shakespeare Production Of TWELFTH NIGHT in July
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 28, 2022

Kane Repertory Theatre, in partnership with the St. Charles Park District, will present a live outdoor production of the Shakespeare classic Twelfth Night at the Historic Pavilion on the Fox River. The play is directed by Northwestern MFA Directing candidate Katie Lupica.

Stage Directors and Choreographers Foundation Announces Mentor and Host Theatre for 2 Photo Stage Directors and Choreographers Foundation Announces Mentor and Host Theatre for 2022 Lloyd Richards New Futures Residency Program
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 7, 2022

SDCF announces the host theatre for its 2022 Lloyd Richards New Futures Residency program: Actors Theatre of Louisville in Louisville, KY. Applications are being accepted now for a Resident Artist, who will be mentored by Actors Theatre of Louisville's Executive Artistic Director Robert Barry Fleming for one year while also undertaking their own artistic projects at the host theatre.

Previews for The Public Theater and NBT's FAT HAM to Begin Next Week Photo Previews for The Public Theater and NBT's FAT HAM to Begin Next Week
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 5, 2022

The Public Theater and National Black Theatre will begin previews on Thursday, May 12 for the upcoming New York Premiere of FAT HAM, written by James Ijames and directed by Public Theater Associate Artistic Director and Resident Director Saheem Ali.

Ian McKellen Will Star in HAMLET at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe Photo Ian McKellen Will Star in HAMLET at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe
by Stephi Wild - Mar 30, 2022

Now McKellen is to return to Hamlet in a world première at the 2022 Edinburgh Fringe Festival, performing with the Edinburgh Festival Ballet Company. It is sure to be one of the hottest tickets in the Fringe line up.

Complete Casting Announced for New York Premiere of FAT HAM Photo Complete Casting Announced for New York Premiere of FAT HAM
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 23, 2022

The Public Theater and National Black Theatre announced complete casting today for the upcoming New York Premiere of FAT HAM written by James Ijames and directed by Public Theater Associate Artistic Director and Resident Director Saheem Ali.

Sir John Gielgud Videos

VIDEO: Audra McDonald and Brian Stokes Mitchell Reunite On RAGTIME Duet VideoVIDEO: Audra McDonald and Brian Stokes Mitchell Reunite On RAGTIME Duet
by Alan Henry - Jan 25, 2019

Twenty years after they first performed the roles, Broadway stars Audra McDonald and Brian Stokes Mitchell re-united to sing 'Wheels of a Dream' from Ragtime LIVE at the Kennedy Center at the et Freedom Ring! concert in collaboration with Georgetown University on January 21st, 2019. Check out the video below!


Sir John Gielgud Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Sir John Gielgud been in?
Sir John Gielgud has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Sir John Gielgud been in?
Sir John Gielgud has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Sir John Gielgud been nominated for?
The Society's Special Award (Olivier Awards) for , Best Actor (Evening Standard Awards) for No Man's Land , Best Actor (Evening Standard Awards) for Home Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) and Best Direction of a Play (Tony Awards) for Big Fish, Little Fish .

What awards has Sir John Gielgud won?
The Society's Special Award (Olivier Awards) for , Best Actor (Evening Standard Awards) for No Man's Land, Best Actor (Evening Standard Awards) for Home Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards)and Best Direction of a Play (Tony Awards) for Big Fish, Little Fish.