DateApr 26, 2010
PlayingA Behanding in Spokane
A Behanding in Spokane star Christopher Walken visits Live with Regis and Kelly.
Walken won the 1978 Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for The Deer Hunter and received a 2002 Oscar nomination for Catch Me If You Can. His more than 50 film credits include Annie Hall, Pennies From Heaven, Biloxi Blues, King of New York, Click, Wedding Crashers, Hairspray, True Romance, Sleepy Hollow and Batman Returns. Trained as a dancer at the Professional Children’s School, Walken received the Clarence Derwent Award for the Broadway production of The Lion in Winter, an Obie Award forThe Seagull, a Theatre World Award for The Rose Tattoo and the 1997 Susan Stein Shiva Award for his work with Joseph Papp’s Public Theater. His most recent Broadway credit was the musical The Dead, and he appeared in the 2001 Central Park production of The Seagullopposite Meryl Streep.