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Stephen Root

 

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons Original Off-Broadway Production, 2015
Jon
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1987
Frank Lubey
  [Broadway]
1986
King Vaughnum III

Photos

Denzel Washington, Frances McDormand, Producer, Alex Hassell, Corey Hawkins, Sean Pat Photo

Denzel Washington, Frances McDormand, Producer, Alex Hassell, Corey Hawkins, Sean Patrick Thomas, Lucas Barker, Moses Ingram, Stephen Root and Joel Coen

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12/17/2021
Denzel Washington, Frances McDormand, Producer, Alex Hassell, Corey Hawkins, Sean Pat Photo

Denzel Washington, Frances McDormand, Producer, Alex Hassell, Corey Hawkins, Sean Patrick Thomas, Lucas Barker, Moses Ingram, Stephen Root and Joel Coen

From: 
Date:
12/17/2021

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons Original Off-Broadway Production, 2015
Jon

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1987
Frank Lubey

  [Broadway]
1986
King Vaughnum III


Stephen Root Awards and Nominations

 
Helen Hayes Awards - 1989 - Outstanding Supporting Performer, Non-Resident Production
Stephen RootDriving Miss Daisy

Stephen Root News

HBO Renews Comedy Series BARRY For A Fourth Season Photo HBO Renews Comedy Series BARRY For A Fourth Season
by Michael Major - May 19, 2022

HBO announced today that the critically acclaimed dark comedy series BARRY has been renewed for a fourth season. Season four will begin production in Los Angeles in June, with Bill Hader directing all eight episodes. Hader and Alec Berg are the series co-creators and executive producers.

VIDEO: HBO Comedy Series BARRY Starring Bill Hader Releases Season Three Trailer Photo VIDEO: HBO Comedy Series BARRY Starring Bill Hader Releases Season Three Trailer
by Michael Major - Apr 5, 2022

The first two seasons of BARRY received a total of thirty Emmy® nominations and six Emmys® including: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series (Bill Hader); Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series (Henry Winkler); Outstanding Sound Editing For a Comedy or Drama Series (Half-Hour) and Animation; and Outstanding Sound Mixing.

HBO's Comedy Series BARRY Starring Bill Hader Sets Season 3 Return Photo HBO's Comedy Series BARRY Starring Bill Hader Sets Season 3 Return
by Michael Major - Feb 15, 2022

Alec Berg (“Silicon Valley”) and Hader (“Saturday Night Live”) are co-creators, executive producers, directors and writers. The first two seasons of BARRY received thirty Emmy® nominations and six Emmys® including: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series (Bill Hader); Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series (Henry Winkler); and more.

Photos: Joel Coen's THE TRAGEDY OF MACBETH Premieres in LA Photo Photos: Joel Coen's THE TRAGEDY OF MACBETH Premieres in LA
by Nicole Rosky - Dec 17, 2021

Apple and A24 just celebrated the LA premiere of Joel Coen's upcoming 'The Tragedy of Macbeth' film, premiering in select theaters on December 25, and globally on Apple TV+ on January 14, 2022.

Freeform Orders PRAISE PETEY Animated Comedy Series Photo Freeform Orders PRAISE PETEY Animated Comedy Series
by Michael Major - Dec 9, 2021

Freeform has ordered the half-hour animated comedy series “Praise Petey” (working title) from creator, writer and executive producer Anna Drezen and Monica Patrick. The cast also includes Annnie Murphy, John Cho, Christine Baranski, Kiersey Clemons, Amy Hill, and Stephen Root will star in the new series.

Alan Cumming, Ryan Reynolds & More to Star in Audible's CINNAMON BEAR Photo Alan Cumming, Ryan Reynolds & More to Star in Audible's CINNAMON BEAR
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 18, 2021

Audible just announced a new original series perfect for family listening: Cinnamon Bear: A Holiday Adventure, performed by star-studded cast with original musical numbers. The original Cinnamon Bear radio series debuted in 1937 as a cliffhanger-style children’s radio show that featured daily episodes during the holiday season!

The Academy Invites Leslie Odom Jr., Nathan Lane, George C. Wolfe & 392 More to Membe Photo The Academy Invites Leslie Odom Jr., Nathan Lane, George C. Wolfe & 392 More to Membership
by TV News Desk - Jul 1, 2021

There are 89 Oscar nominees, including 25 winners, among the invitees.

BWW Interview: Stephen Root on Character Actors, Specificity, & THE MIGHTY ONES Photo BWW Interview: Stephen Root on Character Actors, Specificity, & THE MIGHTY ONES
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 29, 2021

BroadwayWorld had the pleasure of talking to Root about his long career in theatre, TV, and film — Root even reveals when the next season of Barry is scheduled to start shooting.

DreamWorks' THE MIGHTY ONES Celebrates Backyard Adventures with a New Season this Sum Photo DreamWorks' THE MIGHTY ONES Celebrates Backyard Adventures with a New Season this Summer!
by TV News Desk - Jun 9, 2021

Special guest stars include Manila Luzon (RuPaul’s Drag Race), Fortune Feimster (“Kenan,” Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar), and Stephen Root (Office Space, “Amphibia”)!

Watch Broadway Shows Online - 130 Musicals That You Can Stream Now! Photo Watch Broadway Shows Online - 130 Musicals That You Can Stream Now!
by Team BWW - Apr 4, 2021

Visit our list of the best musicals & shows you can watch from home! We've got you covered with all the must-sees on streaming sites.

Stephen Root Videos

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for UNCLE FRANK, Starring Paul Bettany VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for UNCLE FRANK, Starring Paul Bettany
by Stage Tube - Oct 15, 2020

In 1973, teenaged Beth Bledsoe (Sophia Lillis) leaves her rural Southern hometown to study at New York University where her beloved Uncle Frank (Paul Bettany) is a revered literature professor.

VIDEO: HBO Shares BARRY Season 2 Official Trailer VideoVIDEO: HBO Shares BARRY Season 2 Official Trailer
by Stage Tube - Feb 22, 2019

Get a first look at the season 2 premiere of Barry, including Emmy Award winners Bill Hader and Henry Winkler.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for the Coen Brothers' THE BALLAD OF BUSTER SCRUGGS VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for the Coen Brothers' THE BALLAD OF BUSTER SCRUGGS
by Stage Tube - Nov 5, 2018

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs is a six-part Western anthology film, a series of tales about the American frontier told through the unique and incomparable voice of Joel and Ethan Coen. Each chapter tells a distinct story about the American West.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Joel and Ethan Coen's THE BALLAD OF BUSTER SCRUGGS VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Joel and Ethan Coen's THE BALLAD OF BUSTER SCRUGGS
by Stage Tube - Sep 12, 2018

Netflix has released the trailer for The Ballad of Buster Scruggs, a film from Joel and Ethan Coen, launching in select theaters and on Netflix on November 16, 2018.

VIDEO: Melissa McCarthy Shares Her College Checklist in this New LIFE OF THE PARTY Tr VideoVIDEO: Melissa McCarthy Shares Her College Checklist in this New LIFE OF THE PARTY Trailer
by Macon Prickett - Apr 19, 2018

As the competition heated up in round two, college students in our Top 25 Universities across America voted, cheered, and posted a multitude of photos showing their school's incredible spirit, along with their excitement for Warner Bros. Pictures' and New Line Cinema's LIFE OF THE PARTY Premiere Promotion. Now, the tally is in and we have a winner:

VIDEO: Check Out Melissa McCarthy in this Trailer For Upcoming Comedy LIFE OF THE PAR VideoVIDEO: Check Out Melissa McCarthy in this Trailer For Upcoming Comedy LIFE OF THE PARTY
by Macon Prickett - Feb 6, 2018

STAGE TUBE: Bryan Cranston Becomes LBJ in New Featurette for HBO's ALL THE WAY
by Stage Tube - May 12, 2016

HBO has just released a new featurette for its television adaptation of the Broadway play ALL THE WAY, starring Bryan Cranston, in which the makeup team turns the Tony-winning actor into famed President Lyndon B. Johnson - check it out below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch Bryan Cranston Channel LBJ in New Trailer for ALL THE WAY on HBO
by Stage Tube - Apr 15, 2016

Below, check out a new trailer for HBO Films drama ALL THE WAY, debuting SATURDAY, MAY 21 at 8:00 p.m.(ET/PT).

VIDEO: Tony Winner Bryan Cranston in All-New Trailer for ALL THE WAY
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 4, 2016

Below, check out a new trailer for HBO Films drama ALL THE WAY, debuting SATURDAY, MAY 21 at 8:00 p.m.(ET/PT).

VIDEO: HBO Shares First Look at Tony Winner Bryan Cranston in ALL THE WAY
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 21, 2016

HBO has released a first clip from the upcoming Tony-winning drama ALL THE WAY, starring Bryan Cranston. The film will debut on SATURDAY, MAY 21 at 8:00 p.m. (ET/PT), exclusively on HBO.


Stephen Root Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Stephen Root been in?
Stephen Root has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Stephen Root been in?
Stephen Root has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Stephen Root been nominated for?
Outstanding Supporting Performer, Non-Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for Driving Miss Daisy .