NT Live: Of Mice and Men
The hit Broadway production, captured live by National Theatre Live
by John Steinbeck
Starring James Franco, Chris O’Dowd, Leighton Meester and Jim Norton
Directed by Anna D. Shapiro
Nominated for 2 Tony Awards including Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play for Chris O’Dowd
“A moving masterpiece”
Golden Globe winner and Academy Award nominee James Franco (127 Hours, Milk) and Tony Award nominee Chris O’Dowd (Bridesmaids, Girls) 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 Strong, Gossip 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.