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Frank Langella Biography

 
Date Of Birth:
January 01, 1940 (80)
Birth Place:
Bayonne, NJ, USA
Bio:
Broadway: Frost/Nixon, Man and Boy, Fortune’s Fool, A Man for All Seasons, Present Laughter, Amadeus, Hurlyburly, Passion, Design for Living, Match, Dracula, Strindberg’s The Father and Seascape (debut). Off-Broadway: King Lear (BAM), Cyrano de Bergerac, After the Fall, The Old Glory, The ... (read more)
 
Date of Birth: January 01, 1940 (80)

Birth Place: Bayonne, NJ, USA

Bio:
Broadway: Frost/Nixon, Man and Boy, Fortune’s Fool, A Man for All Seasons, Present Laughter, Amadeus, Hurlyburly, Passion, Design for Living, Match, Dracula, Strindberg’s The Father and Seascape (debut). Off-Broadway: King Lear (BAM), Cyrano de Bergerac, After the Fall, The Old Glory, The ... (read more)

Broadway: Frost/Nixon, Man and Boy, Fortune’s Fool, A Man for All Seasons, Present Laughter, Amadeus, Hurlyburly, Passion, Design for Living, Match, Dracula, Strindberg’s The Father and Seascape (debut). Off-Broadway: King Lear (BAM), Cyrano de Bergerac, After the Fall, The Old Glory, The White Devil, The Immoralist, Booth, The Tempest. Film: Frost/Nixon, Robot & Frank, Wall Street 2, Good Night and Good Luck, Starting Out in the Evening, Draft Day, Lolita, Dave, The Ninth Gate, Dracula, Diary of a Mad Housewife and The Twelve Chairs (debut). Honors: Theater Hall of Fame, three Tony Awards (six nominations), five Drama Desks, three Obies, three Outer Critics Circle Awards; Drama League, National Board of Review, Los Angeles Film Critics, Boston Film Critics and Cable Ace Awards. Nominations: Academy Award, Golden Globe, Emmy, SAG, Olivier, BAFTA, Critics’ Choice and Independent Spirit Awards. In addition, he has appeared in more than 50 productions in some of America’s finest regional theatres. In 2016 he will be seen in the film Youth in Oregon (Tribeca Film Festival), All the Way (HBO) and “The Americans” (FX). This is Mr. Langella’s 53rd year as a professional actor.

Frank Langella Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2016 - Outstanding Actor in a Play Gold Star
Frank Langella, The Father
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2016 - Outstanding Actor in a Play Gold Star
Frank Langella, The Father
 
Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play Gold Star
Frank Langella, The Father
 
Tony Awards - 2012 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play
Frank Langella, Man and Boy
 
BroadwayWorld Awards - 2007 - Best Leading Actor in a Play Gold Star
Frank Langella, Frost/Nixon
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Actor in a Play Gold Star
Frank Langella, Frost/Nixon
 
Olivier Awards - 2007 - Best Actor
Frank LangellaFrost/Nixon
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Actor in a Play Gold Star
Frank Langella, Frost/Nixon
 
Tony Awards - 2007 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play Gold Star
Frank Langella, Frost/Nixon
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2004 - Outstanding Actor - Play Gold Star
Frank Langella, Match
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2004 - Outstanding Actor in a Play Gold Star
Frank Langella , Match
 
Tony Awards - 2004 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play
Frank Langella, Match
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2002 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play Gold Star
Frank Langella , Fortune's Fool
 
Tony Awards - 2002 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play Gold Star
Frank Langella, Fortune's Fool
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1997 - Best Actor - Play
Frank Langella, Present Laughter
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1996 - Outstanding Actor - Play Gold Star
Frank Langella, The Father
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1996 - Outstanding Actor - Play
Frank Langella, Present Laughter
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1996 - Best Actor - Play
The Father , Frank Langella
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1978 - Outstanding Actor - Play
Frank Langella, Dracula
 
Drama League Awards - 1978 - Distinguished Performance Award Gold Star
Frank Langella
 
Tony Awards - 1978 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play
Frank Langella, Dracula
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1975 - Outstanding Featured Actor - Play Gold Star
Frank Langella, Seascape
 
Tony Awards - 1974 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play Gold Star
Frank Langella, Seascape
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1969 - Outstanding Performance Gold Star
Frank Langella, A Cry of Players
 
Obie Awards - 1966 - Performance Gold Star
Frank Langella, Good Day
 
Obie Awards - 1966 - Performance Gold Star
Frank Langella, The White Devil
 
Obie Awards - 1965 - Best Performance Gold Star
Frank Langella, The Old Glory