Ewan McGregor will make his Broadway debut next year in a revival production of Tom Stoppard's "The Real Thing," produced by the Roundabout Theatre Company in New York.
McGregor will play the role of Henry, a playwright, in Stoppard's 1982 drama that features a play-within-a-play structure. The role of Henry was originated by
Sam Gold will direct "The Real Thing," which is scheduled to run through Jan. 4, 2015, at the
The play, which is considered by many to be Stoppard's best, is often revived, including a Donmar Warehouse production that came to Broadway in 2000 with
McGregor played the role of Iago in a 2007 production of Shakespeare's "Othello" at the Donmar Warehouse in London, opposite
"The Real Thing" won several
A prolific screen actor, McGregor got his break in the