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Tim Curry

 
Birth Place:
Cheshire, ENGLAND
Bio:
Tim Curry is an English actor, voice actor and singer. He is known for his work in a diverse range of theatre, film, and television productions, often portraying villainous roles or character parts. Curry rose to prominence with his portrayal of Dr. Frank-N-Furter in The Rocky Horror Picture Show ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: April 19, 1946 (76)

Birth Place: Cheshire, ENGLAND

Bio:
Tim Curry is an English actor, voice actor and singer. He is known for his work in a diverse range of theatre, film, and television productions, often portraying villainous roles or character parts. Curry rose to prominence with his portrayal of Dr. Frank-N-Furter in The Rocky Horror Picture Show ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [West End]
London Production, 2006
King Arthur
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
King Arthur
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1992
Alan Swann
  [US Tour]
National Tour, 1987
Bill Snibson
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1980
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
  [Broadway]
1975
Tristan Tzara
  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 1975
Frank 'N' Furter]
Frank 'N' Furter
  [Los Angeles]
Los Angeles Production, 1974
Performer
  [West End]
Original London Production, 1973
Performer
  [London Fringe]
Royal National Theatre Production, 1986
Performer

Photos

Tim Curry, starring in AMADEUS, leaving the stage door of the Broadhurst Theatre  in  Photo

Tim Curry, starring in AMADEUS, leaving the stage door of the Broadhurst Theatre in New York City on July 3, 1982.

From: 
Date:
04/30/2018

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
London Production, 2006
King Arthur

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
King Arthur

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1992
Alan Swann

  [US Tour]
National Tour, 1987
Bill Snibson

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1980
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

  [Broadway]
1975
Tristan Tzara

  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 1975
Frank 'N' Furter]

Frank 'N' Furter

  [Los Angeles]
Los Angeles Production, 1974
Performer

  [West End]
Original London Production, 1973
Performer

  [London Fringe]
Royal National Theatre Production, 1986
Performer

Tim Curry Biography

Tim Curry is an English actor, voice actor and singer. He is known for his work in a diverse range of theatre, film, and television productions, often portraying villainous roles or character parts. Curry rose to prominence with his portrayal of Dr. Frank-N-Furter in The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975), reprising the role he had originated in the 1973 London and 1974 Los Angeles stage productions of The Rocky Horror Show. Curry is also known for films such as Clue, Addam's Family Reunion, and Home Alone 2: Lost in New York.

His other stage work includes various roles in the original West End production of Hair, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart in the 1980 Broadway production of Amadeus, the Pirate King in the 1982 West End production of The Pirates of Penzance, Alan Swann in the Broadway production of My Favourite Year and King Arthur in Broadway and West End productions of Spamalot from 2005 to 2007.

Tim Curry Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 2007 - Best Actor In A Musical
Tim Curry, Monty Python's Spamalot
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2005 - Outstanding Actor in a Musical
Tim Curry, Monty Python's Spamalot
 
Tony Awards - 2005 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical
Tim Curry, Monty Python's Spamalot
 
Tony Awards - 1993 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical
Tim Curry , My Favorite Year
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 1989 - Outstanding Lead Actor, Non-Resident Production
Tim CurryMe and My Girl
 
Olivier Awards - 1982 - Actor of the Year in a Musical
Tim Curry, The Pirates Of Penzance
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1981 - Outstanding Actor in a Play
Tim Curry, Amadeus
 
Tony Awards - 1981 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play
Tim Curry, Amadeus
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1975 - Outstanding Actor - Musical
Tim Curry, The Rocky Horror Show

Tim Curry News

BWW Interview: Chatting With Broadway Veteran RYAN MCCARTAN Photo BWW Interview: Chatting With Broadway Veteran RYAN MCCARTAN
by Jared Fessler - Apr 3, 2022

Ryan McCartan is known for playing Jason 'J.D. Dean' in the original off-broadway production of Heathers. Brad Majors in the 2016 Fox musical The Rocky Horror Picture Show, Ryan also played Diggie Smalls in Disney Channel's sitcom Live and Maddie. Fiyero in Wicked, and most recently Hans in Frozen.

The Philly POPS Celebrates Oscar Hammerstein in HAMMERSTEIN: The Song is You Next Mon Photo The Philly POPS Celebrates Oscar Hammerstein in HAMMERSTEIN: The Song is You Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Mar 9, 2022

Music Director and Principal Conductor David Charles Abell brings the fun and elegance of Oscar Hammerstein 2nd's masterworks to the POPS in HAMMERSTEIN: The Song is You, April 1‚Äď3 at the Kimmel Cultural Campus.

David Sabella to Celebrate New Album TIME HEALS at Feinstein's/54 Below Photo David Sabella to Celebrate New Album TIME HEALS at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 22, 2022

FEINSTEIN‚ÄôS/54 BELOW, Broadway‚Äôs Supper Club will¬†present¬†David Sabella. After his sold out and critically acclaimed debut, last November, DAVID SABELLA, returns to the iconic Club to celebrate the release of his new CD ‚ÄúTime Heals.‚ÄĚ

David Sabella Celebrates New Album 'Time Heals' Live and Streaming At Feinstein's/5 Photo David Sabella Celebrates New Album 'Time Heals' Live and Streaming At Feinstein's/54 Below
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 17, 2022

Feinstein's/54 Below presents David Sabella. After his sold out and critically acclaimed debut, last November, David Sabella, returns to the iconic Club to celebrate the release of his new CD ‚ÄúTime Heals.‚ÄĚ

Hedgerow Theatre Announces THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW New Year's Eve Celebration Photo Hedgerow Theatre Announces THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW New Year's Eve Celebration
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 20, 2021

Hedgerow Theatre is ringing in the New Year, 'Over at the Frankenstein Place,' with the ultimate midnight movie experience, The Rocky Horror Picture Show, the longest running theatrical release in all of film history and arguably the greatest cult classic of all time.

BWW Exclusive: A History of ANNIE on Broadway and Beyond Photo BWW Exclusive: A History of ANNIE on Broadway and Beyond
by Jeffrey Kare - Dec 2, 2021

Tonight, NBC will air its sixth live musical production. Following in the footsteps of The Sound of Music, Peter Pan, The Wiz, Hairspray, and Jesus Christ Superstar, the peacock network will be presenting Annie. Based on Harold Gray's comic strip titled Little Orphan Annie, this musical tells the story of a little orphan with equal measures of pluck and positivity who charms everyone's hearts, despite a next-to-nothing start in New York City in the year 1933.

10 Musical Horror da guardare ad Halloween Photo 10 Musical Horror da guardare ad Halloween
by Andrea Domanico - Oct 31, 2021

Halloween 2021 √® ormai alle porte. Se stai preparando un party in maschera¬†o prevedi una serata sul divano con gli amici pi√Ļ stretti perch√© non farlo a suon di musical? Ecco alcuni film musical a tema horror ideali per la notte pi√Ļ terrificante dell‚Äôanno.

BWW CD Review: THE ROCKY HORROR SKIVVIES SHOW THE ALBUM Opens The Door For The Skivvi Photo BWW CD Review: THE ROCKY HORROR SKIVVIES SHOW THE ALBUM Opens The Door For The Skivvies' Recording Career
by Stephen Mosher - Oct 27, 2021

Just in time for Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas and every single gift giving occasion: The Skivvies have their first CD release.

Student Blog: The Top Five Musicals to Get You Ready for Halloween Photo Student Blog: The Top Five Musicals to Get You Ready for Halloween
by Student Blogger: Emily Pugh - Oct 22, 2021

With the leaves changing, the temperatures dropping, and the new display of pumpkin and skeleton decorations everywhere, it is clear that fall is in the air and Halloween is just around the ‚Äúcoroner,‚ÄĚ to quote The Addams Family musical. Although October is usually an exciting time for students as they get further settled into their college routine, it can also be a stressful period due to the increasing amounts of assignments and midterms. For all of these reasons, it is not hard to imagine that college students, like me, have not yet gotten in the mood for Halloween. Thus, to help get you ready for October 31st, I have listed the top five Halloween musicals. Whether you stream these titles in your free time or listen to the curated playlist below, these musicals are sure to put you in the Halloween mood.

THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW Screening Announced at Greater Lewisville Community The Photo THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW Screening Announced at Greater Lewisville Community Theater
by Lorens Portalatin - Oct 11, 2021

Audiences are invited to 'Do The Time Warp Again' and join the Lewisville Grand Theater for a screening of the cult-classic science fiction horror film, The Rocky Horror Picture Show on Friday, October 29 at 8 p.m.

Tim Curry Videos

VIDEO: Watch a Preview for THE STORY OF SANTA CLAUS on CBS VideoVIDEO: Watch a Preview for THE STORY OF SANTA CLAUS on CBS
by Stage Tube - Nov 25, 2019

This animated musical holiday special revolves around a gentle toymaker (voiced by Ed Asner) whose only wish is to deliver a toy to every child on Christmas.

VIDEO: On This Day, March 17- SPAMALOT Begins the Quest of Broadway Previews
by Stage Tube - Mar 17, 2017

On this day in 2005, Monty Python's SPAMALOT, the smash hit musical lovingly ripped-off from the internationally famous comedy team's most popular motion picture, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, began previews at the Shubert Theater on Broadway.

STAGE TUBE: Fox Debuts A Brand New Trailer for ROCKY HORROR!
by Stage Tube - Aug 8, 2016

Following this year's annual TCA Panel where the cast and director of Rocky Horror chatted about FOX's upcoming small-screen adaptation of the cult classic, a new trailer has been released that will leave you shivering with antici...pation.

VIDEO: TGATDC (Dove Cameron & Ryan McCartan) Debut Making of the Video 'Make You Stay'
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 7, 2016

The Girl and the Dreamcatcher (aka the Reigning King and Queen of Disney Dove Cameron and Ryan McCartan)'s mesmerizing new video for 'Make You Stay' instantly trended around the world and has received rave reviews

VIDEO: Laverne Cox Talks 'ROCKY HORROR': 'I Felt a Tremendous Amount of Pressure'
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 23, 2016

Laverne Cox stopped by THE TALK to chat about playing the iconic role of Dr. Frank-N-Furter in FOX's upcoming ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW.

VIDEO: Watch Trailers for New FOX Series THE EXORCIST, LETHAL WEAPON & More
by Caryn Robbins - May 17, 2016

Yesterday, Dana Walden and Gary Newman, Chairmen and CEOs, Fox Television Group unveiled the FOX primetime slate for the 2016-2017 television season to the national advertising community during its annual Programming Presentation

STAGE TUBE: Watch Trailers for FOX's 2016-17 Season Pickups - THE EXORCIST, LETHAL WEAPON & More!
by Stage Tube - May 16, 2016

Dana Walden and Gary Newman, Chairmen and CEOs, FOXTelevision Group, today unveiled the FOX primetime slate for the 2016-2017 television season to the national advertising community during its annual Programming Presentation at the Beacon Theatre. Check out trailers for the new pickups below!

VIDEO: Disney's Dove Cameron & Ryan McCartan Unite for 'Glowing in the Dark' Music Video
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 29, 2016

Pop superstars Dove Cameron and Ryan McCartan have united their magic for a new project 'The Girl and the Dreamcatcher' and just released a new video for 'Glowing in the Dark'

VIDEO: HBO Now to Present Midnight Streaming of ROCKY HORROR; Encouraging Social Media Engagement
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 29, 2015

The premium network HBO Now has announced that they will offer the first-ever midnight streaming of ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW on Halloween in honor of the film's 40th anniversary

VIDEO: Spice Girl Emma Bunton Does 'The Time Warp' on BBC America's ROCKY HORROR Celebration
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 19, 2015

BBC America celebrated the 40th anniversary global tour of the original international hit, THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW.


Tim Curry Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Tim Curry been in?
Tim Curry has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

How many West End shows has Tim Curry been in?
Tim Curry has appeared on London's West End in 2 shows.

What was Tim Curry's first West End show?
Tim Curry's first West End show was The Rocky Horror Show which opened in 1973

What awards has Tim Curry been nominated for?
Best Actor In A Musical (Olivier Awards) for Monty Python's Spamalot , Outstanding Actor in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Monty Python's Spamalot , Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Monty Python's Spamalot , Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for My Favorite Year , Outstanding Lead Actor, Non-Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for Me and My Girl , Actor of the Year in a Musical (Olivier Awards) for The Pirates Of Penzance , Outstanding Actor in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Amadeus Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Amadeus and Outstanding Actor - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for The Rocky Horror Show .