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Christopher Walken stars in Martin McDonagh's newest black comedy.

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A Short, Sweet Message from Behanding Tony Nominee Christopher Walken

A Short, Sweet Message from Behanding Tony Nominee Christopher Walken

The morning the Tony nominations are announced, phones start ringing off the hook for the happy few who get nods. As usual, Broadway.com is among the callers offering congratulations and getting responses. Here are the first reactions from 2010 Tony nominees. Congrats to all!

Christopher Walken
Nominated for Best Actor in a Play, A Behanding in Spokane

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After a Lifetime of Off the Wall Parts, Behanding Star Christopher Walken is On the Wall at Sardi’s

After a Lifetime of Off the Wall Parts, Behanding Star Christopher Walken is On the Wall at Sardi’s
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After making his Broadway debut almost 60 years ago as a child actor (billed as Ken Walken) in The Climate of Eden, Christopher Walken spent the early part of his career as a Broadway hoofer. Though he grew up to be an Oscar-winning movie star, Walken has returned often to the stage, and his acclaimed star turn in Martin McDonagh’s ...

Christopher Walken Talks With Regis & Kelly

Christopher Walken Talks With Regis & Kelly
Date
Apr 26, 2010
Show
A Behanding in Spokane | Buy Tickets

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 ...

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Behanding Star Sam Rockwell on Walken, McDonagh and Dancing with George Clooney

Behanding Star Sam Rockwell on Walken, McDonagh and Dancing with George Clooney

On stage and screen, Sam Rockwell is a shape shifter. In person, he’s got an everyman handsomeness and a conversational style that’s more casual than most guys his age (41). Movie directors have looked at him and seen villains (The Green Mile, Charlie’s Angels), oddballs (Choke, Box of Moonlight), comic relief (Galaxy Quest, the upcoming Iron Man 2), sidekicks (Matchstick ...

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The Ladies of The View Welcome Weird and Wonderful Spokane Star Christopher Walken

The Ladies of The View Welcome Weird and Wonderful Spokane Star Christopher Walken

A Behanding in Spokane star Christopher Walken stopped by The View on March 12 to chat about his leading role in the brutal Martin McDonagh comedy. “He’s a little ridiculous,” Walken says of his character, the one-handed Carmichael, before reflecting on types of roles he usually plays. To balance out the quirkiness of his characters, Barbara Walters made sure ...

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A Hand-ful of Opening Night Interviews with the Stars (and Starry Guests) at A Behanding in Spokane

A Hand-ful of Opening Night Interviews with the Stars (and Starry Guests) at A Behanding in Spokane

On opening night of A Behanding in Spokane , the play’s four stars—Christopher Walken, Sam Rockwell, Anthony Mackie and Zoe Kazan—didn’t attempt to explain the plot of Martin McDonagh’s new play. There are too many secrets (beyond the fact that Walken is searching for his missing appendage) that can’t be revealed in this fast-moving black comedy, so we settled for chatting ...

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Give Them a Hand! Walken, Rockwell, Mackie & Kazan Open in A Behanding in Spokane

Give Them a Hand! Walken, Rockwell, Mackie & Kazan Open in A Behanding in Spokane
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When a Broadway play’s plot summary is as enticing as “Christopher Walken plays a man in search of his missing hand,” you know opening night will attract a star-studded crowd. That was certainly true on March 4, when Martin McDonagh’s latest black comedy A Behanding in Spokane premiered at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre. From tough guys (Harvey Keitel, Stacy ...

Did Word of Mouth Panelists Tom, Randi and Matt Laugh in Up in Spokane?

Did Word of Mouth Panelists Tom, Randi and Matt Laugh in Up in Spokane?

Without a doubt, Martin McDonagh is one of the most talked-about playwrights on Broadway. With his new comedy A Behanding in Spokane , a buzzed-about cast (led by Christopher Walken, making a long-awaited return to Broadway) tells a crazy story that only McDonagh could have dreamt up. We sent Word of Mouth panelists Tom, Randi and Matt to the show to ...

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Christopher Walken Visits The View

Christopher Walken Visits The View
Date
Mar 12, 2010
Show
A Behanding in Spokane | Buy Tickets

A Behanding in Spokane star Christopher Walken visits with the ladies of The View. The show airs at 11am EST on ABC.

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 ...

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What's Up, Anthony Mackie? The Behanding and Hurt Locker Star Handicaps the Oscars and Counts "F" Words

What's Up, Anthony Mackie? The Behanding and Hurt Locker Star Handicaps the Oscars and Counts

Three nights after his March 4 Broadway opening in Martin McDonagh's black comedy A Behanding in Spokane, Anthony Mackie will be walking the red carpet at the Academy Awards for his starring role as Sgt. J.T. Sanborn, the calm center in a Baghdad bomb squad, in Best Picture nominee The Hurt Locker. His current Broadway role is the ...

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First Look! Sneak a Peek at the Strange World of McDonagh's Spokane

First Look! Sneak a Peek at the Strange World of McDonagh's Spokane
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If you like dark comedy (and who doesn’t?), you must be super excited about Martin McDonagh’s A Behanding in Spokane. The new play with the eyebrow-raising premise of a man in search of his missing hand features a quartet of stars: Christopher Walken, Sam Rockwell, Anthony Mackie and Zoe Kazan. Can’t wait for the show to open on March 4 ...

Ravish Me! Behanding Star Zoe Kazan on Broadway's Sexiest Heroes

Ravish Me! Behanding Star Zoe Kazan on Broadway's Sexiest Heroes

In honor of Valentine’s Day, Broadway.com decided to ask some of the most romantic people we know—Broadway stars—to share their thoughts on the season of love, and the shows that make them swoon.

ZOE KAZAN (Marliyn in A Behanding in Spokane)

What character from a Broadway show (past or present) could you fall in love with and why?
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Stars Walken, Rockwell, Mackie and Kazan Open Up About A Behanding in Spokane

Stars Walken, Rockwell, Mackie and Kazan Open Up About  A Behanding in Spokane

A search for a missing hand. A couple of con artists. A nosy hotel clerk. Yes, you are entering the absurd, dark and theatrically satisfying world of playwright Martin McDonagh's newest work A Behanding in Spokane . What could make this world even more intriguing than it already is? How about uber-talented stars Christopher Walken, Sam Rockwell, Anthony Mackie and ...

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Opening Night for A Behanding in Spokane

Date
Mar 4, 2010
Where
Schoenfeld Theatre
Show
A Behanding in Spokane | Buy Tickets

Martin McDonagh’s A Behanding in Spokane celebrates opening night at Broadway’s Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre. The dark comedy stars Christopher Walken, Sam Rockwell, Zoe Kazan and Anthony Mackie. John Crowley directs.

Take a man searching for his missing hand, two con artists out to make a few hundred bucks and an overly curious hotel clerk, and the result is A Behanding in Spokane ...

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Spokane Stars Walken, Rockwell, Mackie and Kazan Meet the Press

Spokane Stars Walken, Rockwell, Mackie and Kazan Meet the Press
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Who else but Martin McDonagh would make the premise of a play about a man searching for his long lost body part? Yes, the imaginative playwright of such works as The Beauty Queen of Leenane, The Pillowman and The Lieutenant of Inishmore, is back with a new work on the Broadway horizon. A Behanding in Spokane, directed by frequent collaborator ...

Tickets Now On Sale for Martin McDonagh’s A Behanding in Spokane

Tickets Now On Sale for Martin McDonagh’s A Behanding in Spokane

Tickets are now available for the world premiere of Martin McDonagh’s A Behanding in the Spokane. The dark comedy, starring Oscar winner Christopher Walken and directed by John Crowley, begins performances at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre on February 15, with opening night set for March 4.

A Behanding in Spokane takes a man searching for his missing hand (Walken), two ...

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A Behanding in Spokane Makes Its World Premiere

A Behanding in Spokane Makes Its World Premiere
Date
Feb 15, 2010
Where
Schoenfeld Theatre
Show
A Behanding in Spokane | Buy Tickets

Martin McDonagh's A Behanding in Spokane begins performances at Broadway's Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre. The dark comedy stars Christopher Walken, Sam Rockwell, Zoe Kazan and Anthony Mackie. John Crowley directs.

Take a man searching for his missing hand, two con artists out to make a few hundred bucks and an overly curious hotel clerk, and the result is A Behanding ...

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Christopher Walken, Sam Rockwell, Anthony Mackie and Zoe Kazan to Star in Martin McDonagh's A Behanding in Spokane

Christopher Walken, Sam Rockwell, Anthony Mackie and Zoe Kazan to Star in Martin McDonagh's A Behanding in Spokane

Oscar winner Christopher Walken, Sam Rockwell, Anthony Mackie and Zoe Kazan will star in the world premiere of Martin McDonagh’s A Behanding in Spokane. The play will begin performances on February 15 and open on March 4 at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre, directed by John Crowley. The first McDonagh play to originate on Broadway (and the first script set in ...

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Martin McDonagh's A Behanding in Spokane to Premiere on Broadway

Martin McDonagh's A Behanding in Spokane to Premiere on Broadway

The world premiere of Martin McDonagh’s A Behanding in Spokane is set for a Broadway run. The play, directed by John Crowley, will open on the Great White Way on March 4, 2010. The date of the first preview and the theater are still to be announced.

McDonagh's first American-set play (and the first to originate on Broadway) concerns a ...

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