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William Jackson Harper

 

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Lincoln Center Theater Off-Broadway Premiere, 2017
Oliver
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Stokely Carmichael
  [Off-Broadway]
Second Stage Theatre Production, 2012
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
World Premiere, 2012
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater Production, 2011
Demetrius
Voice of Martius
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2010
Performer

Photos

D'Arcy Carden, Manny Jacinto, Kristen Bell, William Jackson Harper Photo

D'Arcy Carden, Manny Jacinto, Kristen Bell, William Jackson Harper

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Date:
01/30/2018
William Jackson Harper, Cristin Milioti and Will Connolly Photo

William Jackson Harper, Cristin Milioti and Will Connolly

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Date:
10/24/2017
The Cast of AFTER THE BLAST – Cristin Milioti, Will Connolly, David Pegram, Te Photo

The Cast of AFTER THE BLAST – Cristin Milioti, Will Connolly, David Pegram, Teresa Yenque Ben Horner, Eboni Booth and William Jackson Harper

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Date:
10/24/2017
Will Conolly, Cristin Milioti, and William Jackson Harper Photo

Will Conolly, Cristin Milioti, and William Jackson Harper

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Date:
10/13/2017

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Lincoln Center Theater Off-Broadway Premiere, 2017
Oliver

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Stokely Carmichael

  [Off-Broadway]
Second Stage Theatre Production, 2012
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
World Premiere, 2012
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater Production, 2011
Demetrius

Voice of Martius

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2010
Performer


William Jackson Harper Awards and Nominations

 
IT Awards - 2009 - Outstanding Ensemble
William Jackson HarperStomp and Shout (an' Work it All Out)

William Jackson Harper News

MTV Entertainment Announces Star-Studded JODIE Film Cast Photo MTV Entertainment Announces Star-Studded JODIE Film Cast
by Michael Major - May 16, 2022

Joining Tracee Ellis Ross (“Black-ish”) is Pamela Adlon (“Better Things”), Cole Escola (“Search Party”), Jojo T. Gibbs (“Twenties”), William Jackson Harper (“Love Life”), Alex Moffat (“Saturday Night Live”), Dermot Mulroney (“Hanna”), Kal Penn (“Designated Survivor”), Kofi Siriboe (“Queen Sugar”), Heléne Yorke (“The Other Two”), and more.

New Works by Keenan Scott II, Anna Deavere Smith & More to be Featured in New York St Photo New Works by Keenan Scott II, Anna Deavere Smith & More to be Featured in New York Stage and Film Summer Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 5, 2022

New York Stage and Film, will return July 9-August 7 for five weeks of in-person programming in Poughkeepsie for their 2022 Summer Season. 

New York Stage and Film Announces Summer Season Featuring Josh Radnor, Lily Houghton, Photo New York Stage and Film Announces Summer Season Featuring Josh Radnor, Lily Houghton, Anna Deavere Smith, and More
by Stephi Wild - May 5, 2022

New York Stage and Film returns July 9-August 7 for five weeks of in-person programming in Poughkeepsie for their 2022 Summer Season.  For 38 years, NYSAF has operated as a vital incubator for artists and their work, a catalyst for stories that continue across the country and around the world.  All tickets are $25 and go on sale June 1.

People's Light to Present World Premiere of BAYARD RUSTIN INSIDE ASHLAND Photo People's Light to Present World Premiere of BAYARD RUSTIN INSIDE ASHLAND
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 13, 2022

People’s Light will present Bayard Rustin Inside Ashland, the world premiere of a play with music inspired by the true story of West Chester, PA native Bayard Rustin. Chief organizer of the 1963 March on Washington and openly gay Civil Rights activist, Bayard Rustin was nearly written out of the history books.

American Film Institute Awards Honors WEST SIDE STORY, tick, tick...BOOM!, and More Photo American Film Institute Awards Honors WEST SIDE STORY, tick, tick...BOOM!, and More
by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 12, 2022

Yesterday, March 11th, the American Film Institute (AFI) celebrated the 2021 AFI AWARDS honorees with a star-studded invite-only luncheon in Beverly Hills. AFI also revealed its official rationales (below) for all 23 honorees, providing the cultural and artistic context to mark these outstanding creative endeavors as the year’s notable milestones.

Nick Offerman to Round Out Casting for Peacock's Upcoming Comedic Thriller Series THE Photo Nick Offerman to Round Out Casting for Peacock's Upcoming Comedic Thriller Series THE RESORT
by Michael Major - Mar 8, 2022

Offerman joins previously announced series stars William Jackson Harper and Cristin Milioti, with Skyler Gisondo, Luis Gerardo MĂ©ndez, Nina Bloomgarden, Gabriela Cartol rounding out series leads and Ben Sinclair, Parvesh Cheena, Debby Ryan, Dylan Baker, Michael Hitchcock and Becky Ann Baker as recurring guest stars.

Cristin Milioti & More Join Peacock's Comedic Thriller THE RESORT Photo Cristin Milioti & More Join Peacock's Comedic Thriller THE RESORT
by Michael Major - Mar 1, 2022

William Jackson Harper, Skyler Gisondo, Ben Sinclair and Parvesh Cheena have also been added to the ensemble series, along with previously announced series leads including Luis Gerardo Méndez, Nina Bloomgarden, Gabriela Cartol and recurring guest stars Debby Ryan, Dylan Baker, Michael Hitchcock and Becky Ann Baker.  

COME FROM AWAY, OSLO, Kristin Chenoweth, Billy Porter and More Receive 2021 TV Critic Photo COME FROM AWAY, OSLO, Kristin Chenoweth, Billy Porter and More Receive 2021 TV Critics Choice Nominations
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 6, 2021

Nominations for the 2021 Critics Choice Awards were announced this afternoon and a slew of Broadway favorites are in the running at this year's ceremony.

HBO & HBO Max Lead Critics' Choice Award Television Nominations Photo HBO & HBO Max Lead Critics' Choice Award Television Nominations
by Michael Major - Dec 6, 2021

Succession, Mare of Easttown, Insecure, Hacks, It's A Sin, The Other Two, The White Lotus, Last Week With John Oliver, Oslo, In Treatment, Love Life, and Made For Love were nominated at this year's awards. All nominated programs are available to stream on HBO Max.

Netflix Announces DEATH TO 2021 Special Photo Netflix Announces DEATH TO 2021 Special
by Michael Major - Dec 2, 2021

To celebrate the end of another year, Netflix brings you Death to 2021,  a comedy event that tells the story of another dreadful year. The new special stars Hugh Grant, Lucy Liu, Tracey Ullman, Samson Kayo, Joe Keery, William Jackson Harper, Stockard Channing, Cristin Milioti,  Diane Morgan, Nick Mohammed, and others.

William Jackson Harper Videos

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD
by Stage Tube - Feb 25, 2021

Amazon Prime Video announced today that the highly anticipated Amazon Original limited series The Underground Railroad, from Academy Award winner Barry Jenkins, will premiere on May 14 exclusively on Prime Video in more than 240 countries and territories worldwide.

VIDEO: William Jackson Harper Talks About His Rap Battle With Lin-Manuel Miranda VideoVIDEO: William Jackson Harper Talks About His Rap Battle With Lin-Manuel Miranda
by Stage Tube - Jan 29, 2020

William Jackson Harper talks about auditioning for The Good Place, people asking him about ethics and philosophy and rapping with Lin-Manuel Miranda.

VIDEO: Phillip Gelatt's Thriller THEY REMAIN Theatrical Trailer VideoVIDEO: Phillip Gelatt's Thriller THEY REMAIN Theatrical Trailer
by Macon Prickett - Feb 7, 2018

The theatrical trailer has been released for the new film THEY REMAIN. Directed by Phillip Gelatt, the film stars William Jackson Harper ('Paterson,' 'True Story') and Rebecca Henderson ('Mistress America').

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Cristin Milioti, William Jackson Harper and More in LCT3 VideoBWW TV: Watch Highlights of Cristin Milioti, William Jackson Harper and More in LCT3's AFTER THE BLAST
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 23, 2017

Eboni Booth, Will Connolly, William Jackson Harper, Ben Horner, Cristin Milioti, David Pegram, and Teresa Yenque comprise the cast of the LCT3/Lincoln Center Theaterproduction of After the Blast, a new play by Zoe Kazan, directed by Lila Neugebauer. BroadwayWorld has highlights from the production below!

VIDEO: Watch Official Trailer for New Film THEY REMAIN VideoVIDEO: Watch Official Trailer for New Film THEY REMAIN
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 2, 2017

The official trailer has been releasesed for the new film THEY REMAIN. Directed by Phillip Gelatt, the film stars William Jackson Harper ( Paterson, True Story ) and Rebecca Henderson ( Mistress America ).

VIDEO: Ted Danson and Kristen Bell Talk New NBC Comedy THE GOOD PLACE
by - Sep 12, 2016

Ted Danson and Kristen Bell star in the upcoming sitcom “The Good Place,” set in an idyllic fantasy afterlife that Bell’s character thinks she has been admitted to by mistake.

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at A.R.T.'s ALL THE WAY
by Stage Tube - Sep 11, 2013

The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) at Harvard University announced today that the run of Robert Schenkkan's new play All The Way, directed by Bill Rauch, is sold out. A limited number of standing room tickets will be sold on the day of each show - in person only and only one ticket per person - at the A.R.T. Ticket Services Office. There will be no standing room for previews, Opening Night, or the final performance. The production begins performances on September 13 and runs through Saturday, October 12. Check out a sneak peek below!


William Jackson Harper Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

What awards has William Jackson Harper been nominated for?
Outstanding Ensemble (IT Awards) for Stomp and Shout (an' Work it All Out) .