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William Hurt

 
William Hurt Headshot
Date of Birth: March 20, 1950 (72)

Birth Place: Washington, DC, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
1984
Eddie

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
1984
Eddie


William Hurt Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 1985 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play
William Hurt, Hurlyburly
 
Theatre World Awards - 1978 - Performance Gold Star
William Hurt, Ulysses in Traction
 
Theatre World Awards - 1978 - Performance Gold Star
William Hurt, Lulu
 
Theatre World Awards - 1978 - Performance Gold Star
William Hurt, Fifth of July

William Hurt News

VIDEO: AMC+ Shares PANTHEON Animated Series Trailer Photo VIDEO: AMC+ Shares PANTHEON Animated Series Trailer
by Michael Major - Aug 17, 2022

The all-star voice cast features Daniel Dae Kim (Lost, Hawaii Five-O) as David, Katie Chang (The Bling Ring) as Maddie, Paul Dano (Escape at Dannemora) as Caspian, Rosemarie DeWitt (Little Fires Everywhere) as Ellen, Aaron Eckhart (The Dark Knight) as Cary, Anika Noni Rose, Maude Apatow, Krystina Alabado, and more. Watch the new video trailer now!

Full Cast Announced for Keith David, Bryan Batt & Marcia Cross Led PAY THE WRITER Ind Photo Full Cast Announced for Keith David, Bryan Batt & Marcia Cross Led PAY THE WRITER Industry Reading
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 20, 2022

New York Times Best Selling writer Tawni O’ Dell will get an industry presentation of her newest play, Pay The Writer. With eyes on Broadway for the 2023-24 season, the special presentation will be directed by Broadway and Television’s Sheldon Epps and will star Tony-nominated and multi-Emmy Award winner Keith David, two-time SAG Award winner Bryan Batt, and three-time Golden Globe and Emmy nominee Marcia Cross. The event will take place on Thursday, July 21.

Keith David, Bryan Batt, and Marcia Cross Will Lead Reading of PAY THE WRITER Photo Keith David, Bryan Batt, and Marcia Cross Will Lead Reading of PAY THE WRITER
by Stephi Wild - Jun 29, 2022

New York Times Best Selling writer Tawni O' Dell will get an industry presentation of her newest play, Pay The Writer.

BWW Review: GROTTESCO'S SHORTS 5 at Santa Fe Improv Photo BWW Review: GROTTESCO'S SHORTS 5 at Santa Fe Improv
by Jackie Camborde - May 20, 2022

According to their website, Theater Grottesco creates a new kind of performance that is visual, explosive and full of surprise. The Grottesco Ensemble rekindles interest in live performance by juxtaposing classical and modern theatrical styles with a daring, poetic research of culture and imagination, giving voice to the marginal elements of our contemporary society, and taking audiences to the brink of emotional wonder and soulful reflection.

O BEIJO DA MULHER ARANHA is Now Playing at Teatro da Trinidade Photo O BEIJO DA MULHER ARANHA is Now Playing at Teatro da Trinidade
by Stephi Wild - Apr 21, 2022

Numa pris√£o, sob um regime ditatorial, uma cela com¬†dois prisioneiros. Molina, um homossexual¬† com um lado feminino intenso, √© colocado pelo diretor da cadeia numa cela com Valent√≠n, um guerrilheiro e preso pol√≠tico, esperando, desta forma, obter informa√ß√Ķes sobre as atividades revolucion√°rias.

THE KING'S DAUGHTER to Be Available for Streaming and Purchase Photo THE KING'S DAUGHTER to Be Available for Streaming and Purchase
by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 30, 2022

Pierce Brosnan, Kaya Scodelario, and Benjamin Walker star in the epic fantasy adventure film narrated by Academy Award winner Julie Andrews. Own The King's Daughter with never-before-seen extras on digital on April 4th on Blu Ray and DVD April 19th from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment and Gravitas Ventures. 

BWW Exclusive: Broadway Icon CHITA RIVERA Visits the Cast of Eight O'Clock Theatre's  Photo BWW Exclusive: Broadway Icon CHITA RIVERA Visits the Cast of Eight O'Clock Theatre's SWEET CHARITY in Largo
by Peter Nason - Mar 14, 2022

She calls this production of SWEET CHARITY 'fabulous!' It runs through March 20th in Largo at the Central Park Performing Arts Center.

Stage and Screen Actor William Hurt Dies at 71 Photo Stage and Screen Actor William Hurt Dies at 71
by Stephi Wild - Mar 14, 2022

While best known for his roles in film, Hurt got his start on the stage in the 1970s. He appeared on Broadway in Hurlyburly in 1984, for which he was nominated for a Tony Award. Hurt also performed in various off-Broadway productions including Henry V, Fifth of July, Richard II and A Midsummer Night's Dream. 

THE KING'S DAUGHTER Starring Pierce Brosnan And Kaya Scodelario Set For Release Photo THE KING'S DAUGHTER Starring Pierce Brosnan And Kaya Scodelario Set For Release
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 19, 2022

Fans are anticipating the upcoming film The King's Daughter directed by Sean McNamara (Soul Surfer, Spare Parts, The Miracle Season) a romantic fantasy set at Versailles starring Pierce Brosnan and Kaya Scodelario, which will debut in theaters on January 21st, 2022.

VIDEO: Julie Andrew Narrates THE KING'S DAUGHTER in New Trailer Photo VIDEO: Julie Andrew Narrates THE KING'S DAUGHTER in New Trailer
by Michael Major - Dec 8, 2021

A new trailer for The King's Daughter has been released. Narrated by Julie Andrews, the film features Pierce Brosnan, Kaya Scodelario, Benjamin Walker, Rachel Griffiths, Bingbing Fan and William Hurt. It is based on Vonda N. McIntyre’s novel 'The Moon and the Sun'. Watch the new trailer now!

William Hurt Videos

VIDEO: Watch the Official Teaser Trailer For THE TRIAL OF THE CHICAGO 7 VideoVIDEO: Watch the Official Teaser Trailer For THE TRIAL OF THE CHICAGO 7
by Stage Tube - Sep 14, 2020

The first official teaser trailer has been released for Aaron Sorkin's The Trial of the Chicago 7.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Reboot. Recharge. Rebel. First Look at AMC's HUMANS Season 2
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 7, 2016

Reboot. Recharge. Rebel. Below, get a first look at what's in store on the second season of AMC's HUMANS, premiering in February 2017

BWW TV Exclusive: Marshall W. Mason on Receiving Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 12, 2016

Marshall W. Mason was the recipient of the 2016 Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre - below, check out what he had to say after he accepted the award!

VIDEO: Spider-Man Makes Appearance in All-New CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR Trailer!
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 10, 2016

Marvel just released a brand new trailer for CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR. The film opens in U.S. theaters on May 6, 2016.

AUDIO: First Listen of Marian Seldes Reading AWAY IN A HOLLOW
by Stage Tube - Sep 28, 2015

In Away in a Hollow, beloved Broadway actress Marian Seldes creates a whimsical world of mystery, comedy and childlike innocence in a magical story about a caterpillar trying too hard to become a butterfly. With a lush musical score by composer Dennis Deal, and a read-along booklet with watercolor illustrations by Broadway scenic artist Richard W. Prouse,  Away in a Hollow is the perfect audio adventure for children of all ages.

VIDEO: AMC Reveals All-New Trailer for New Drama Series HUMANS
by - May 29, 2015

AMC revealed an all-new trailer for the upcoming drama series HUMANS.

VIDEO: AMC Reveals First Teaser Trailer for New Summer Series HUMANS
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 30, 2015

AMC revealed the first trailer for the upcoming drama series HUMANS. Check it out below!

BWW TV Exclusive: Watch a Scene from Christian Camargo's DAYS AND NIGHTS- Starring Broadway Vets Allison Janney, Cherry Jones, Mark Rylance & More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 26, 2014

Opening in theaters and VOD today, September 26, is DAYS AND NIGHTS - Brodway veteran Christian Camargo's directorial debut, inspired by Anton Chekhov's The Seagull. Set in rural New England in the 1980s, the film stars a slew of Broadway favorites, including Allison Janney, Cherry Jones, Mark Rylance and more. BroadwayWorld is excited to bring you an exclusive preview clip from the film below!

VIDEO: Colin Farrell, Jessica Brown Findlay in WINTER'S TALE Trailer; Hits Theaters Today
by Stage Tube - Feb 14, 2014

Warner Bros. Pictures will release WINTER'S TALE, written and directed by Oscar-winning screenwriter Akiva Goldsman ('A Beautiful Mind') and based on the novel by Mark Helprin, today, February 14, 2014. Watch the trailer below!

VIDEO: New Trailer for WINTER'S TALE with Colin Farrell, Jessica Brown Findlay
by Tyler Peterson - Feb 1, 2014

Warner Bros. Pictures will release WINTER'S TALE, written and directed by Oscar-winning screenwriter Akiva Goldsman ('A Beautiful Mind') and based on the novel by Mark Helprin, on February 14, 2014. Check out the new trailer below!


William Hurt Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has William Hurt been in?
William Hurt has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has William Hurt been in?
William Hurt has not appeared in the West End

What awards has William Hurt been nominated for?
Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Hurlyburly , Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Ulysses in Traction Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Lulu and Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Fifth of July .

What awards has William Hurt won?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Ulysses in Traction Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Luluand Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Fifth of July.