National Theatre Live:
Of Mice and Men
In collaboration with the British Embassy & the British Council in Athens
– John Steinbeck: Of Mice and Men
The hit Broadway production on the big screen by the National Theatre Live
With Greek subtitles
Directed: Anna D. Shapiro
Sets: Todd Rosenthal
Costumes: Suttirat Larlarb
Lighting: Japhy Weidman
Starring: James Franco & Chris O’Dowd
Cast: Leighton Meester, Ron Cephas Jones, Alex Morf, Joel Marsh Garland,
James McMenamin, Jim Ortlieb, Jim Parrack, Jim Norton
Golden Globe winner and Academy Award nominee James Franco (127 Hours, Milk) and Tony Award nominee Chris O’Dowd (Bridesmaids, Girls) star in the hit Broadway production Of Mice And Men, filmed on stage by National Theatre Live. This landmark revival of Nobel Prize winner John Steinbeck’s play is a powerful portrait of the American spirit and a heartbreaking testament to the bonds of friendship.
Of Mice and Men is directed by Tony Award, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circles award winner Anna D. Shapiro (Broadway’s August: Osage County) and features Leighton Meester (Country Strong, Gossip Girl) and Tony Award winner Jim Norton (The Seafarer). The production was nominated for two Tony Awards, including Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play for Chris O’Dowd.
photos: Richard Phibbs