The 2015 Tony Awards Nominations were announced earlier this week and Bradley received a nomination for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play for his work in “The Elephant Man“. He shares the category with Steven Boyer (Hand to God), Ben Miles (Wolf Hall Parts One & Two), Bill Nighy (Skylight), and Alex Sharp (The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time). The play also received nominations for Best Revival of a Play, Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play (Patricia Clarkson), and Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Alessandro Nivola). The Tony Awards will be held on June 7, 2015. Bradley attended the Nominees Reception and we have added the high quality images in our gallery.
Category: The Elephant Man
Bradley’s Broadway play “The Elephant Man” had it’s opening night yesterday evening. We have added the high quality images of Bradley posing at the red carpet for the after party. We also added images of him during his performance.
Bradley and his “The Elephant Man” Broadway co-stars Alessandro Nivola, and Patricia Clarkson are featured in Vogue’s December 2014 cover (with Amy Adams on the cover). We have added the photoshoot outtake and magazine scans in our gallery.
Bradley Cooper—in the role that inspired him to become an actor—leads an ensemble production of The Elephant Man on Broadway.
Extreme beauty and extreme ugliness have a similar effect on us: We can’t seem to turn our gaze from either. Perhaps that has something to do with why it’s become customary for unusually handsome actors to play disfigured historical characters, from Daniel Day-Lewis as the cerebral-palsy sufferer Christy Brown in My Left Foot to Eddie Redmayne as the wheelchair-bound Stephen Hawking in the recently released The Theory of Everything. Onstage, the go-to part in this category for the last 35 years has been John Merrick, the horribly deformed Victorian Englishman at the heart of The Elephant Man, Bernard Pomerance’s durable 1977 biographical drama. This month, Bradley Cooper follows in the lurching footsteps of a long line of easy-on-the-eyes leading men, including David Bowie and Billy Crudup, to don a white loincloth, contort his features, and—without the help of makeup or prosthetics—bring to life the benighted, misshapen man who became the toast of 1880s London society, as The Elephant Man returns to Broadway.
Continue reading Vogue December 2014: “The Elephant Man” Feature
“The Elephant Man” had it’s first preview last night on Broady. We have added the photos of Bradley in our gallery. The official opening will be on December 7. Be sure to head over to Broadway.com to buy your tickets!
Bradley attended the “The Elephant Man” Broadway Cast Photo Call yesterday in New York. We have added the first high quality images in our gallery.