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William Jackson

Also Credited As: William C. Jackson
 
William Jackson Headshot

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
1956
Pliny
  [Broadway]
1934
William Treadwell
  [Broadway]
1933
Monk
  [Broadway]
1927
Doug
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1910
John

Photos

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

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

Will Conolly, Cristin Milioti, and William Jackson Harper

From: 
Date:
10/13/2017
David Pegram, Ben Horner, Eboni Booth, Teresa Yenque; Will Connolly, William Jackson  Photo

David Pegram, Ben Horner, Eboni Booth, Teresa Yenque; Will Connolly, William Jackson Harper, Cristin Milioti

From: 
Date:
09/13/2017

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
1956
Pliny

  [Broadway]
1934
William Treadwell

  [Broadway]
1933
Monk

  [Broadway]
1927
Doug

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1910
John






William Jackson News

People's Light Announces An Expansion of the Theatre's Artistic Team, Including Steve Photo People's Light Announces An Expansion of the Theatre's Artistic Team, Including Steve H. Broadnax III & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 19, 2022

Following their recent leadership transition in which Producing Artistic Director Zak Berkman succeeded former Executive Artistic Director Abigail Adams, People’s Light has announce an exciting expansion of their artistic team with four new appointments. Broadway-favorite Steve H. Broadnax III (Thoughts of a Colored Man) transitions from Resident Director to People’s Light Associate Artistic Director.

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.

Ariana DeBose, WEST SIDE STORY, and More Take Home Critics Choice Awards; Full List o Photo Ariana DeBose, WEST SIDE STORY, and More Take Home Critics Choice Awards; Full List of Winners!
by Stephi Wild - Mar 14, 2022

Ariana DeBose took home the award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in the recent film adaptation of West Side Story. The film also won in the Best Film Editing category.

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.  

Ariana DeBose, Cynthia Erivo, Lin-Manuel Miranda & More Nominated for 53rd NAACP Imag Photo Ariana DeBose, Cynthia Erivo, Lin-Manuel Miranda & More Nominated for 53rd NAACP Image Awards
by Michael Major - Jan 18, 2022

Today, the full list of nominees for the “53rd NAACP Image Awards” were announced. Nominees included Ariana DeBose, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Encanto, Cynthia Erivo, Audra McDonald, Respect, Taraji P. Henson, Tituss Burgess, Jennifer Hudson, Billy Porter, Denzel Washington, and more. Check out the full list of nominees now!

William Jackson 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.

VIDEO: ALL THE WAY's Bryan Cranston Channels LBJ on Fallon
by Caryn Robbins - May 6, 2014

ALL THE WAY star Bryan Cranston stopped by last night's TONIGHT SHOW to chat about playing President Lyndon B. Johnson on Broadway.

Video: Bryan Cranston Talks About His Broadway Role in ALL THE WAY
by Stage Tube - Mar 30, 2014

Bryan Cranston talked to CBS News about his role in Broadway's ALL THE WAY. Check out the video below!

VIDEO: Bryan Cranston Talks ALL THE WAY on Colbert
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 25, 2014

Bryan Cranston stopped by last night's THE COLBERT REPORT on Comedy Central to talk about his new Broadway play 'All the Way.'

VIDEO: ALL THE WAY's Bryan Cranston Shares Advice from Audra McDonald on 'Letterman'
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 14, 2014

Bryan Cranston stopped by last night's LATE SHOW WITH DAVID LETTERMAN and spoke about maintaining his voice throughout the grueling eight shows a week schedule of his new Broadway play 'All The Way',


William Jackson Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has William Jackson been in?
William Jackson has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

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