Frederick Weller News

 
Birth Place:
New Orleans, LA, USA
Bio:
Weller appeared on Broadway in 2003 in the Tony award-winning play Take Me Out, and in 2014 in the Terrence McNally play Mothers and Sons. In 2018 he appeared on Broadway as Bob Ewell in Aaron Sorkin's To Kill a Mockingbird, an adaptation of Harper Lee's novel. (read more)
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Birth Place: New Orleans, LA, USA

Bio:
Weller appeared on Broadway in 2003 in the Tony award-winning play Take Me Out, and in 2014 in the Terrence McNally play Mothers and Sons. In 2018 he appeared on Broadway as Bob Ewell in Aaron Sorkin's To Kill a Mockingbird, an adaptation of Harper Lee's novel. (read more)
VIDEO: Jeff Daniels Says TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD is a Wake-Up Call to AudiencesVIDEO: Jeff Daniels Says TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD is a Wake-Up Call to Audiences
by Stage Tube - Jul 31, 2019

On Tuesday night's episode of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, actor Jeff Daniels stopped by to talk about his Broadway play, To Kill a Mockingbird. (more...)

LOVE, SIMON Star Nick Robinson to Make Broadway Debut as Jem in TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRDLOVE, SIMON Star Nick Robinson to Make Broadway Debut as Jem in TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2019

Nick Robinson, critically acclaimed for last year's movie Love, Simon, will make his Broadway debut as Jem Finch in To Kill a Mockingbird, Aaron Sorkin's new play, directed by Bartlett Sher, and based on Harper Lee's classic novel, beginning Tuesday, November 5, alongside four-time Academy Award nominee and two-time Golden Globe winner Ed Harris as Atticus Finch. (more...)

Photo Flash: Inside the Star Studded Presentation of THE INVESTIGATIONPhoto Flash: Inside the Star Studded Presentation of THE INVESTIGATION
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2019

Last night (Monday, June 24), an all-star cast performed a live reading of The Investigation: A Search for the Truth in Ten Acts, Pulitzer Prize-Winner Robert Schenkkan's brand new stage adaptation of the Mueller Report. (more...)

Live Now: Annette Bening, Kevin Kline, John Lithgow and More Read Robert Schenkkan's Mueller Report PlayLive Now: Annette Bening, Kevin Kline, John Lithgow and More Read Robert Schenkkan's Mueller Report Play
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2019

Tonight (Monday, June 24), an all-star cast will perform a live reading of The Investigation: A Search for the Truth in Ten Acts, Pulitzer Prize-Winner Robert Schenkkan's brand new stage adaptation of the Mueller Report. Executive Produced by Susan Disney Lord, Abigail Disney and Timothy Disney and presented by LawWorks. This one-night only event, beginning at 9:00 p.m. EDT (6:00 p.m. PDT) will be performed in front of a live audience in New York and simultaneously live-streamed here. (more...)

VIDEO: Jeff Daniels Yelled at an Audience Member Who Fell Asleep During TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRDVIDEO: Jeff Daniels Yelled at an Audience Member Who Fell Asleep During TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD
by Stage Tube - May 21, 2019

Jeff Daniels was a guest on last night's episode of 'Late Night with Seth Meyers' to talk about his Tony-nominated performance in 'To Kill a Mockingbird.' During the interview, Daniels reflects on his time as an understudy, bemoans the dangers of playing sports at a certain age and shares stories about audience members sleeping during his plays. (more...)

VIDEO: Jeff Daniels Discusses How the Current Political Climate Affects His Performance in TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRDVIDEO: Jeff Daniels Discusses How the Current Political Climate Affects His Performance in TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD
by Stage Tube - May 21, 2019

Actor Jeff Daniels joined MSNBC's Nicolle Wallace to discuss the Trump presidency, the average American voter, and how the current political climate impacts his performance of Atticus Finch in Broadway's "To Kill a Mockingbird." (more...)

VIDEO: Jeff Daniels Talks the Differences in the Student Matinees at TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRDVIDEO: Jeff Daniels Talks the Differences in the Student Matinees at TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD
by Stage Tube - May 15, 2019

Jeff Daniels was a guest on last night's 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' to talk about his Tony-nominated role in 'To Kill a Mockingbird.' Watch the interview here... (more...)

VIDEO: Jeff Daniels Talks Playing the Role of a Lifetime in TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRDVIDEO: Jeff Daniels Talks Playing the Role of a Lifetime in TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD
by TV News Desk - May 13, 2019

Jeff Daniels was a guest on Monday's episode of 'CBS This Morning' to talk about his Tony-nominated role in 'To Kill a Mockingbird' on Broadway. (more...)

TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Becomes Highest Grossing American Play in Broadway HistoryTO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Becomes Highest Grossing American Play in Broadway History
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2019

The Broadway production of To Kill a Mockingbird, Aaron Sorkin's new play, directed by Bartlett Sher, and based on Harper Lee's classic novel, has become the highest-grossing American play in Broadway history. The now history-making gross of $40,113,926.13, was set this week. To Kill a Mockingbird opened to critical acclaim at the Shubert Theatre on Thursday, December 13, 2018. (more...)

Aaron Sorkin Reveals Lawsuit Induced Changes to TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRDAaron Sorkin Reveals Lawsuit Induced Changes to TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2019

It's no secret that To Kill a Mockingbird went through quite a fight to make it to Broadway. These included a battle with the Harper Lee Estate's executor Tanja Carter who required changes to be made before the script was allowed to be performed. In a recent interview, Sorkin discussed these changes as well as his early process and character choices he made that varied from the original novel. (more...)

TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Recoups its Investment on BroadwayTO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Recoups its Investment on Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2019

Producer Scott Rudin announced today that the new Broadway production of To Kill a Mockingbird, Aaron Sorkin's new play, directed by Bartlett Sher, and based on Harper Lee's classic novel, has recouped its entire investment, a mere 19 weeks after opening to critical acclaim on Thursday, December 13, 2018. (more...)

VIDEO: Students Discuss the Importance of TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRDVIDEO: Students Discuss the Importance of TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2019

To Kill a Mockingbird is a book that many students have had to read in middle or high school. Now, the story has come to life on stage, and many school-age kids are getting the opportunity to see it, for only $10. (more...)

Scott Rudin Set to Produce TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Documentary for HBOScott Rudin Set to Produce TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Documentary for HBO
by TV News Desk - Apr 10, 2019

Scott Rudin announced that he is producing a two-hour documentary feature based on his hit Broadway play To Kill a Mockingbird for HBO, according to The Hollywood Reporter. (more...)

VIDEO: TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Film Child Star Mary Badham Visits the Broadway PlayVIDEO: TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Film Child Star Mary Badham Visits the Broadway Play
by Stage Tube - Mar 10, 2019

Mary Badham, the former child star who played Scout in the 1962 film of To Kill a Mockingbird, recently stopped by the Broadway production! (more...)

New Details Revealed on All-Female GLENGARRY GLEN ROSSNew Details Revealed on All-Female GLENGARRY GLEN ROSS
by Stephi Wild - Feb 28, 2019

BroadwayWorld previously reported last year that an all-female production of David Mamet's play Glengarry Glen Ross was in the works. (more...)

VIDEO: Jeff Daniels Wasn't Intimidated to Play Atticus Finch in TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRDVIDEO: Jeff Daniels Wasn't Intimidated to Play Atticus Finch in TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD
by Stage Tube - Feb 19, 2019

Jeff Daniels was a guest on last night's episode of 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.' During the interview, Daniels talks about playing Atticus Finch in Aaron Sorkin's Broadway adaptation of To Kill a Mockingbird and even shows Jimmy some of his vocal warmups! (more...)

Wake Up With BWW 2/18: MCP Presents THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL Tonight, and More!Wake Up With BWW 2/18: MCP Presents THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL Tonight, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Feb 18, 2019

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Happy Monday! Kick off a brand new week by catching up on the latest Broadway news! (more...)

Video: The Clintons Receive A Warm Welcome At TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD On BroadwayVideo: The Clintons Receive A Warm Welcome At TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD On Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2019

Hillary and Bill Clinton made a stir tonight at the Broadway adaptation of Harper Lee's To Kill A Mockingbird. The former president and secretary of state received a warm welcome from the sold-out crowd as they made their way to their seats. See video below! (more...)

TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Tickets Now On Sale Through November 1, 2019TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Tickets Now On Sale Through November 1, 2019
by BWW News Desk - Jan 7, 2019

The Broadway production of To Kill A Mockingbird, Aaron Sorkin's new play, directed by Bartlett Sher, and based on Harper Lee's classic novel, has released a new block of tickets through November 1, 2019, exactly one year from the first Broadway performance at the Shubert Theatre, 11/1/18. (more...)

VIDEO: Go Inside the Shubert Theatre for Opening Night of TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD!VIDEO: Go Inside the Shubert Theatre for Opening Night of TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD!
by Stage Tube - Dec 20, 2018

Just last week, To Kill A Mockingbird officially opened at the Shubert Theatre. Below, get an intimate look at opening night as the cast prepares for their first official bows! (more...)

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