Paul Rudd is headed to Broadway with Ed Asner

By | June 4, 2012 at 2:36 pm | No comments | News | Tags: , ,

Our Idiot Brother star and star of just about every worthwhile comedy flick Paul Rudd is joining former Mary Tyler Moore Show star Ed Asner on Broadway this fall for Craig Wright’s Grace, producers revealed today. The play is about a young couple who head to Florida to start a new life, with plans to open a chain of gospel motels. The play will also star Michael Shannon and Kate Arrington.

Rudd is no stranger to the Broadway stage. He made his Broadway debut in 1997 with the Tony Award-winning The Last Night of Ballyhoo, and has starred in Twelfth Night and Three Days of Rain. Asner is returning to the stage for the first time in nearly 25 years. The play, directed by Dexter Bullard, opens Oct. 4 for a limited run.

About the Author

Dana Sitar

Dana Sitar is a freelance comedy journalist trying to answer the question “What is it like to be a comedian?” She shares this quest and other tips from the writer's life at and on Twitter @DanaSitar

© 2011-2013 Laughspin. Some rights reserved. Hosted by ServInt
/* CODE */ This XML file does not appear to have any style information associated with it. The document tree is shown below. ]]> ]]> ]]> ]]> ]]> /* Code */