Jude Law and Scarlett Johansson Among Drama Desk Nominees
Jude Law, Liev Schreiber, Alfred Molina and Christopher Walken will battle it out for the best actor prize at this year's Drama Desk theatre awards. The Hollywood stars have landed nominations in the Outstanding Actor in a Play category - Law for his role in "Hamlet", Schreiber for "A View from the Bridge", Molina for "Red" and Walken for "A Behanding in Spokane".
They'll go up against Molina's "Red" co-star Eddie Redmayne and "The Emperor Jones" star John Douglas Thompson, according to nominations announced in New York on Monday, May 3.
Anne Hathaway will compete with Laura Linney and Kristen Johnson in the Outstanding Actress category, while Scarlett Johansson and Viola Davis will fight it out for the Outstanding Featured Actress prize, after winning nominations for their roles in "A View from the Bridge" and "Fences" respectively.
"A Little Night Music" star Catherine Zeta-Jones leads the nominees in the Outstanding Actress in a Musical category, while Nathan Lane and Douglas Hodge will battle for the Outstanding Actor in a Musical prize, for their roles in "The Addams Family" and "La Cage Aux Folles" respectively.
Green Day's newly-released musical "American Idiot" has earned the band a nod in the Outstanding Musical category, alongside "The Addams Family", "Memphis", "Scottsboro Boys", "Yank!" and "Everyday Rapture", while "My Wonderful Day", "Circle Mirror Transformation", "Happy Now", "Red", "Next Fall" and "Clybourne Park" will compete for the Outstanding Play award.
The Drama Desk awards will be handed out at a ceremony at New York City's Lincoln Center on May 23, hosted by musical star Patti LuPone.
- Joanna Krupa Causes Internet Frenzy After Seemingly Posing Fully-Naked
- David Ayer Regrets That Joker Is Not 'Suicide Squad' Main Villain
- Robin Excitedly Tries on Different Costumes in First 'Lego Batman Movie' Clip
- Kendall Jenner Flashes Her Breasts in Sheer Top While Strolling Around Paris
- Kanye West Reportedly Ready to Continue His Canceled 'Saint Pablo' Tour
- Chelsea Clinton Branded Hypocrite After Defending Barron Trump From Cyberbullies
- New 'Powerless' Promo Features Crimson Fox Catching a Train
- Woody Harrelson Is Han Solo's Mentor in Upcoming 'Star Wars' Spin-Off