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Jeremy Irons

Jeremy John Irons is an English actor. After receiving classical training at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, Irons began his acting career on stage in 1969, and has since appeared in many London theatre productions including The Winter's Tale, Macbeth, Much Ado About Nothing, The Taming of the Shrew, Godspell, Richard II and Embers. In 1984, he made his Broadway debut in Tom Stoppard's The Real Thing and received a Tony Award for Best Actor.
Irons's first major film role came in the 1981 romantic drama The French Lieutenant's Woman, for which he received a BAFTA nomination for Best Actor. After starring in such films as Moonlighting, Betrayal and The Mission, he gained critical acclaim for portraying twin gynaecologists in David Cronenberg's psychological thriller Dead Ringers. In 1990, Irons played accused murderer Claus von Bulow in Reversal of Fortune, and took home multiple awards including an Academy Award for Best Actor. Other notable films have included Kafka, The House of the Spirits, The Lion King, Die Hard with a Vengeance, Lolita, The Man in the Iron Mask, The Merchant of Venice, Being Julia, Kingdom of Heaven, Eragon, Appaloosa, and Margin Call.


Jeremy Irons is preparing for

  • A Little Night Music - Charlotte Malcolm

    20:45, Mon 24th August 2020 - Sat 29th August 2020 at Chichester Festival Theatre

    A Little Night Music is a musical with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by Hugh Wheeler. Inspired by the Ingmar Bergman film Smiles of a Summer Night, it involves the romantic lives of seve…

  • Company - Trombone

    20:00, Tue 29th December 2020 - Sun 3rd January 2021 at Sadler's Wells Theatre

    Company is a musical comedy based on a book by George Furth with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. The original production was nominated for a record-setting fourteen Tony Awards and won six.

  • The Visit - Set Designer

    19:15, Tue 12th January 2021 at Noël Coward Theatre

    The Visit is a 1956 tragicomic play by Swiss dramatist Friedrich Dürrenmatt.

  • The Visit - Zoby

    15:30, Mon 18th January 2021 - Thu 21st January 2021 at Noël Coward Theatre

    The Visit is a 1956 tragicomic play by Swiss dramatist Friedrich Dürrenmatt.

  • God of Carnage - Véronique Houllié

    19:30, Tue 16th February 2021 - Sat 20th February 2021 at Random Venue 37

    God of Carnage is a play by Yasmina Reza. It is about two pairs of parents, one of whose child has hurt the other at a public park, who meet to discuss the matter in a civilized manner. However, as the…

  • Sunset Boulevard - Clarinet

    19:45, Tue 16th March 2021 - Sun 21st March 2021 at Noël Coward Theatre

    Sunset Boulevard is a musical with book and lyrics by Don Black and Christopher Hampton and music by Andrew Lloyd Webber. Based on the 1950 film of the same title, the plot revolves around Norma Desmond…

  • Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat - Horn

    20:30, Mon 12th April 2021 - Thu 15th April 2021 at Adelphi Theatre

    Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat is an Andrew Lloyd Webber musical with lyrics by Tim Rice. The story is based on the "coat of many colors" story of Joseph from the Bible's Book of Genesis.…

  • Grease - Lighting Designer

    20:30, Tue 11th May 2021 - Fri 14th May 2021 at Savoy Theatre
    20:00, Tue 18th May 2021 - Fri 21st May 2021 at Savoy Theatre
    21:00, Tue 25th May 2021 - Fri 28th May 2021 at Savoy Theatre

    Grease is a 1971 musical by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey. The musical is named for the 1950s United States working-class youth subculture known as greasers. The musical, set in 1959 at fictional Rydell…

  • Peer Gynt - Dr. Begriffenfeldt

    20:30, Tue 27th July 2021 - Fri 30th July 2021 at Adelphi Theatre

    Peer Gynt is a five-act play in verse by the Norwegian dramatist Henrik Ibsen, loosely based on the fairy tale Per Gynt. Written in the Dano-Norwegian language, it is the most widely performed Norwegian…

  • The Duchess of Malfi - Pescara

    20:15, Sat 7th August 2021 at Gielgud Theatre

    The Duchess of Malfi is a macabre, tragic play written by the English dramatist John Webster in 1612–13. It was first performed privately at the Blackfriars Theatre, then before a more general audience…

  • Starlight Express - Producer

    12:45, Mon 8th November 2021 - Sun 14th November 2021 at Random Venue 50

    Starlight Express is a rock musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber, Richard Stilgoe and Arlene Phillips, with revisions by Don Black, David Yazbek and Alistair Lloyd Webber & Nick Coler. The story follows a…

  • Annie Get Your Gun - Chief Sitting Bull

    20:00, Tue 30th November 2021 - Fri 3rd December 2021 at The Old Vic

    Annie Get Your Gun is a musical with lyrics and music written by Irving Berlin and a book by Dorothy Fields and her brother Herbert Fields. The story is a fictionalized version of the life of Annie Oakl…

  • All's Well That Ends Well - Director

    19:45, Sun 5th December 2021 at Noël Coward Theatre

    All's Well That Ends Well is a play by William Shakespeare. It is traditionally believed to have been written between 1604 and 1605, and was originally published in the First Folio in 1623.
    Though origi…

  • As You Like It - Oliver

    19:45, Wed 15th December 2021 - Sat 18th December 2021 at Chichester Festival Theatre
    19:15, Wed 22nd December 2021 - Sat 25th December 2021 at Chichester Festival Theatre
    19:30, Wed 29th December 2021 - Sat 1st January 2022 at Chichester Festival Theatre

    As You Like It is a pastoral comedy by William Shakespeare believed to have been written in 1599 or early 1600 and first published in the First Folio, 1623. The play's first performance is uncertain,…

  • Oliver! - Director

    19:45, Wed 15th December 2021 at Crucible Theatre
    19:45, Thu 16th December 2021 at Theatre Royal, Drury Lane
    19:45, Fri 17th December 2021 at Crucible Theatre
    19:30, Mon 20th December 2021 at Liverpool Empire Theatre
    20:00, Wed 22nd December 2021 at Random Venue 66

    Oliver! is a British musical, with music and lyrics by Lionel Bart. The musical is based upon the novel Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens.
    It premièred in the West End in 1960, enjoying a long run, a succ…


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