Rupert Grint, who played aspiring wizard Ron Weasley in the "Harry Potter" movies, will be following his on-screen pal
Grint is joining an impressive cast that includes Matthew Broderick, Nathan Lane, Stockard Channing, F. Murray Abraham and
"It's Only a Play" was produced off-Broadway in 1985 by the
The new production is being directed by Jack O'Brien and is set to begin preview performances Sept. 4. at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre. It will be Grint's first Broadway outing. He previously acted on stage in London in a 2013 production of Jez Butterworth's "Mojo."
Radcliffe is on Broadway in a production of Martin McDonagh's "The Cripple of Inishmaan," set to close July 20 at the Cort Theatre.