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Bobby Cannavale stars in the revival of Clifford Odets' Hollywood drama.

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Richard Kind on Playing ‘Men of Power,’ Including His Tony-Nominated Role in The Big Knife

Richard Kind on Playing ‘Men of Power,’ Including His Tony-Nominated Role in The Big Knife

Tony nominee Richard Kind could come up with a dozen versions of Broadway.com’s Role Call. He’s been a sitcom regular (Spin City, Mad About You, Curb Your Enthusiasm), an animated voice performer (Cars, A Bug’s Life), and has starred in musicals (The Producers, Sondheim’s original Bounce) and scads of plays in theaters across the country. Did we mention feature ...

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The Big Knife's Richard Kind on Accidentally Campaigning for a Tony 35 Minutes After Being Nominated

The Big Knife's Richard Kind on Accidentally Campaigning for a Tony 35 Minutes After Being Nominated

The morning the Tony nominations are announced, phones start buzzing with texts and calls for the happy few who get nods. As usual, Broadway.com is thrilled to be among the callers offering congratulations and getting responses. Here are the first reactions from 2013 Tony nominees. Congrats to all!

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Nominated for Best Performance by a Featured Actor in ...

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Were Our Word of Mouth Panelists Enamored by the Glamour of The Big Knife?

Were Our Word of Mouth Panelists Enamored by the Glamour of The Big Knife?

Word of Mouth panelists Fernando, Elissa and Jane took a trip back to the classic age of moviemaking for the Hollywood drama The Big Knife, starring two-time Tony nominee Bobby Cannavale. Watch their video review!

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Squigs Transports Bobby Cannavale and Company to Tinseltown in The Big Knife

Squigs Transports Bobby Cannavale and Company to Tinseltown in The Big Knife

If Richard Kind’s vicious studio chief Marcus Hoff wasn’t terrifying enough in The Big Knife, then he certainly takes the spotlight in Justin “Squigs” Robertson’s Broadway Ink portrait of the stars of Roundabout Theater Company’s revival. Two-time Tony nominee Bobby Cannavale leads the show as movie star Charlie Castle, who is torn between a decision to stick with his ...

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Bobby Cannavale and The Big Knife’s All-Star Cast Send a Love Letter to Hollywood on Opening Night

Bobby Cannavale and The Big Knife’s All-Star Cast Send a Love Letter to Hollywood on Opening Night

On opening night of The Big Knife, Bobby Cannavale and the cast of the first-ever Broadway revival of Clifford Odets’ movie star drama explained their love of the swanky world of old Hollywood and why the show remains as important as ever.

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Bobby Cannavale and the Cast of The Big Knife Ring In a Glitzy Opening Night on Broadway

Bobby Cannavale and the Cast of The Big Knife Ring In a Glitzy Opening Night on Broadway
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Mid-century Hollywood glitz turns up on a Broadway stage in Roundabout Theater Company’s revival of The Big Knife, the Clifford Odets drama about a handsome movie star’s mysterious past and uncertain future. Bobby Cannavale leads the cast, which also stars Richard Kind as a vicious studio chief, Marin Ireland as a jilted wife and an ensemble including Chip Zien, Rachel ...

The Big Knife, Starring Bobby Cannavale, Calls ‘Action!’ on Broadway

The Big Knife, Starring Bobby Cannavale, Calls ‘Action!’ on Broadway

It’s opening night for the first-ever Broadway revival of Clifford Odets’ The Big Knife, the showbiz drama starring Bobby Cannavale that raises its curtain on April 16 at the American Airlines Theatre. The Roundabout Theatre Company revival runs through June 2.

The Big Knife follows movie star Charlie Castle, a Hollywood golden boy whose studio has been forced to cover ...

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The Big Knife’s Rachel Brosnahan on Bobby Cannavale, House of Cards and Singing Lessons with Bernadette Peters

The Big Knife’s Rachel Brosnahan on Bobby Cannavale, House of Cards and Singing Lessons with Bernadette Peters

Age & Hometown: 22; Highland Park, Illinois

Current Role: Stirring up trouble for Bobby Cannavale as Dixie Evans, a struggling Hollywood starlet who knows too much in Roundabout Theatre Company's Broadway revival of Clifford Odets’ The Big Knife.

Broadway Baby: Rachel Brosnahan’s red-hot career took a theatrical turn when she was tapped to make her Broadway debut in the first-ever ...

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Time Warp Back to the Golden Age of Hollywood with Clips of Bobby Cannavale in The Big Knife

Time Warp Back to the Golden Age of Hollywood with Clips of Bobby Cannavale in The Big Knife

Bobby Cannavale leads the first-ever Broadway revival of The Big Knife, a classic drama set in the dazzling, dangerous world of Hollywood. Check out clips of the all-star cast from the glitzy, glamorous play.

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Get a Glossy First Look at Bobby Cannavale and the Classic Hollywood Style of The Big Knife

Get a Glossy First Look at Bobby Cannavale and the Classic Hollywood Style of The Big Knife
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Two-time Tony nominee Bobby Cannavale leads an all-star cast in the first-ever Broadway revival of Clifford Odets’ The Big Knife, a glamorous drama about a movie star’s personal and professional dilemma set in the golden age of Hollywood. The Doug Hughes-directed production features Cannavale as film star Charlie Castle leading a cast that includes Marin Ireland, Richard Kind, Chip Zien ...

Bobby Cannavale Hits Hollywood as The Big Knife Begins Previews on Broadway

Bobby Cannavale Hits Hollywood as The Big Knife Begins Previews on Broadway

Two-time Tony nominee Bobby Cannavale is time traveling back to the golden age of Hollywood in Roundabout Theatre Company’s revival of The Big Knife, which begins previews on March 22. The show will open on April 16 at Broadway's American Airlines Theatre and run through June 2.

Written by Clifford Odets, The Big Knife follows movie star Charlie Castle, a ...

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Bobby Cannavale and Director Doug Hughes on Making Movie Star Magic in The Big Knife

Bobby Cannavale and Director Doug Hughes on Making Movie Star Magic in The Big Knife

Tony nominee Bobby Cannavale and director Doug Hughes take us back to the golden age of Hollywood as they talk about the brand new Broadway revival of the movie star drama The Big Knife.

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C.J. Wilson Replaces Adam Rapp in Broadway's The Big Knife, Starring Bobby Cannavale

C.J. Wilson Replaces Adam Rapp in Broadway's The Big Knife, Starring Bobby Cannavale

C.J. Wilson will take over the role of Hank Teagle from Adam Rapp in the upcoming Broadway revival of The Big Knife. Rapp has departed the production due to scheduling conflicts. Starring Bobby Cannavale and directed by Doug Hughes, the Clifford Odets play begins its run at the American Airlines Theatre on March 22. Opening night is scheduled for ...

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Bobby Cannavale and the Cast of The Big Knife Get Hollywood Ready at Rehearsal

Bobby Cannavale and the Cast of The Big Knife Get Hollywood Ready at Rehearsal
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Movie stars everywhere! The glitz and glamour of the golden age of Hollywood springs back to life on Broadway this spring in The Big Knife, the first-ever revival of Clifford Odets’ 1949 drama. Bobby Cannavale leads a cast that includes Marin Ireland, Richard Kind, Chip Zien, Ana Reeder, Reg Rogers, Rachel Brosnahan and more. In anticipation of an April 16 ...

Mad Men on Broadway? Nope. It's The Big Knife!

Mad Men on Broadway? Nope. It's The Big Knife!

Some artwork has arrived for the upcoming revival of Clifford Odets’ The Big Knife, and it’s got us thinking about just one thing: Mad Men! The opening credits of the AMC drama feature a similar falling man (stylishly reminiscent of designer Saul Bass) whose plummet is just so dramatic. Both shows follow suited men in freefall—The Big Knife focusing ...

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Tickets Now on Sale for the Broadway Revival of The Big Knife, Starring Bobby Cannavale

Tickets Now on Sale for the Broadway Revival of The Big Knife, Starring Bobby Cannavale

Tickets are now available for Roundabout Theatre Company’s revival of The Big Knife, starring two-time Tony nominee Bobby Cannavale. Written by Clifford Odete and directed by Doug Hughes, this classic Hollywood drama will play the American Airlines Theatre March 22 through June 2. Opening night is scheduled for April 16.

Set during the golden age of Hollywood, The Big Knife ...

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Marin Ireland, Chip Zien & More Join Bobby Cannavale in The Big Knife Revival; Complete Cast Announced

Marin Ireland, Chip Zien & More Join Bobby Cannavale in The Big Knife Revival; Complete Cast Announced

Complete casting has been announced for Roundabout Theatre Company’s revival of Clifford Odets’ The Big Knife, starring two-time Tony nominee Bobby Cannavale. Tony winner Doug Hughes directs the production, which will begin previews on Broadway at the American Airlines Theatre on March 22. Opening night is scheduled for April 16, with the limited engagement concluding on June 2.

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The Big Knife, Starring Bobby Cannavale, Sets Opening Night Date

The Big Knife, Starring Bobby Cannavale, Sets Opening Night Date

Roundabout Theatre Company’s revival of The Big Knife, which will star Tony nominee and Emmy-winning actor Bobby Cannavale, has set an opening night date for April 16, 2013 at the American Airlines Theatre. The Doug Hughes-directed production of Clifford Odets’ 1949 drama will begin previews on March 22, with the limited engagement set to run through June 2.

Set during ...

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Bobby Cannavale to Star in Broadway Revival of Clifford Odets' The Big Knife

Bobby Cannavale to Star in Broadway Revival of Clifford Odets' The Big Knife

Two-time Tony nominee Bobby Cannavale will return to Broadway in a Roundabout Theatre Company revival of Clifford Odets' The Big Knife. Directed by Doug Hughes, the production will begin previews March 22, 2013 at the American Airlines Theatre. Opening night is planned for a yet to be determined date in April 2013. No further casting has been announced at this ...

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