NEWS: John Hurt Pulls Out of The Entertainer Following Medical Advice

It has been announced today that John Hurt will no longer be appearing in The Entertainer at the Garrick Theatre, following medical advice.  The actor was due to play Billy Rice in Rob Ashford’s production, opposite Kenneth Branagh as Archie Rice, which opens for previews on the 20th August. Talking about his withdrawal from the… Read More

First Glimpse…Kenneth Branagh in The Entertainer

The first image of Kenneth Branagh in The Entertainer has been released, in a production that is directed by Rob Ashford and also stars John Hurt.  The final production in the first season of works by the Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company at the Garrick Theatre, will run at the venue from the 20th August until… Read More

John Hurt to star Opposite Kenneth Branagh in The Entertainer

Further casting has been announced for The Entertainer , running at the Garrick Theatre from the 20th August to the 12th November.  The production will see John Hurt playing opposite Kenneth Branagh as Billy Rice in the final show as part of the Kenneth Branagh Theatre company’s season of plays at the Garrick Theatre. It has… Read More