John Douglas Thompson

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Brutus Jones in The Emperor Jones at The Irish Rep, Othello at TFANA (OBIE, Lucille Lortel Award, Drama League nomination, AUDELCO nomination). Broadway: LeBret in Cyrano with Kevin Kline and Jennifer Garner, and Julius Caesar with Denzel Washington. International credits: Hotspur in Henry Iv (Royal Shakespeare Company). Other off- Broadway credits: Women Beware Women (Red Bull), Enobarbus in Antony And Cleopatra, Orombo in Oroonoko (TFANA, AUDELCO nomination), Judge Brack in Hedda Gabler (NYTW), Edgar in King Lear (Classical Theater of Harlem, AUDELCO nomination). Regional credits: Lucious Jenkins in Jesus Hopped The A Train (Wilma Theater, Barrymore Award), Williamstown Theater, Trinity Rep, Shakespeare and Company, ART. TV/FILM: “Law and Order”, “Conviction”, Michael Clayton, Midway, Malcolm X.
 
Credits

Actor
Production Theatre Opened Credit
1 Julius Caesar Delacorte Theater 05/23/2017 Cassius
2 Troilus and Cressida Delacorte Theater 08/03/2016 Agamemnon
3 Dear Elizabeth McGinn-Cazale Theatre 10/28/2015 Robert REPLACEMENT
4 Satchmo at the Waldorf Westside Theatre (Upstairs) 03/04/2014 Louis Armstrong / Joe Glaser
5 King Lear Joseph Papp Public Theater/Newman Theater 11/08/2011 Kent
6 The Forest East 13th Street/CSC Theatre 05/06/2010 Gennady
7 The Emperor Jones Soho Playhouse 12/22/2009 Brutus Jones
8 The Emperor Jones Irish Repertory Theatre 10/18/2009 Brutus Jones
9 Othello The Duke on 42nd Street 02/22/2009 Othello
10 Antony and Cleopatra The Duke on 42nd Street 04/03/2008 Enobarbus
11 Oroonoko The Duke on 42nd Street 02/10/2008 Orombo
12 King Lear HSA Theatre 10/04/2006 Edgar
13 Hedda Gabler New York Theatre Workshop 09/21/2004 Judge Brack
14 Marlowe's Eyes Theater at St. Clement's Church 03/14/1996 N/A
Awards
Award Production
1 NOMINATED 2007 Audelco Award Nomination, Supporting Actor King Lear Actor
2 NOMINATED 2008 Audelco Award Nomination, Supporting Actor Oroonoko Actor
3 NOMINATED 2009 Audelco Award Nomination, Lead Actor Othello Actor
4 WON 2009 Joe A. Calloway Award Othello Actor
5 WON 2009 Obie Award, Performance Othello Actor
6 NOMINATED 2009 Drama League Award Nomination, Distinguished Performance Othello Actor
7 WON 2009 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Lead Actor Othello Actor
8 WON 2013-14 Outer Critics Circle Nomination, Outstanding Solo Performance Satchmo at the Waldorf Actor
9 NOMINATED 2014 Drama Desk Awards Nomination, Outstanding Solo Performance Satchmo at the Waldorf Actor
10 NOMINATED 2014 Drama League Award Nomination, Distinguished Performance Satchmo at the Waldorf Actor
11 NOMINATED 2014 Lucille Lortel Award Nomination, Outstanding Solo Show Satchmo at the Waldorf Actor
12 NOMINATED 2010 Drama Desk Award Nomination, Outstanding Actor in a Play The Emperor Jones Actor
13 WON 2009 Joe A. Calloway Award The Emperor Jones Actor
14 NOMINATED 2010 Lucille Lortel Award Nomination, Outstanding Lead Actor The Emperor Jones Actor