Opened: 04/16/2014


PLAYWRIGHT: John Steinbeck

DIRECTOR: Anna D. Shapiro

STARRING: James Franco, Chris O’Dowd, Leighton Meester, Jim Norton


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Golden Globe® winner and Academy Award® nominee James Franco (127 HoursMilk) and Tony Award® nominee Chris O’Dowd (BridesmaidsGirls) star in the hit Broadway production Of Mice And Men, filmed on stage by National Theatre Live. This landmark revival of Nobel Prize winner John Steinbeck’s play is a powerful portrait of the American spirit and a heartbreaking testament to the bonds of friendship.

Of Mice and Men is directed by Tony Award®, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circles award winner Anna D. Shapiro (Broadway’s August: Osage County) and features Leighton Meester (Country StrongGossip Girl) and Tony Award® winner Jim Norton (The Seafarer). The production was nominated for two Tony Awards®, including Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play for Chris O’Dowd.