James Earl Jones & Cicely Tyson Will Star in The Gin Game on Broadway

first_img View Comments Show Closed This production ended its run on Jan. 10, 2016 Related Shows Tony-winning legends James Earl Jones and Cicely Tyson are returning to Broadway! The pair will headline a revival of D.L. Coburn’s The Gin Game. Directed by Leonard Foglia, the Pulitzer Prize-winning play will begin previews on September 21 and officially open on October 13 at the Golden Theater.Jones received Tony Awards for Fences and The Great White Hope, and nominations for On Golden Pond and The Best Man. His other Broadway credits include the recent You Can’t Take It With You, Othello, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Of Mice and Men and The Iceman Cometh. His many film roles include Clear and Present Danger, Field of Dreams and The Man.Tyson won the 2013 Tony for Best Actress in a Play for her performance in The Trip to Bountiful and was also nominated for an Emmy Award for the 2014 television movie version. Tyson made history when she became the first African American to win an Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress for 1974’s TV film The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman. Her 1972 film Sounder earned her an Oscar nomination for Best Actress. On stage, Tyson has starred in shows including The Corn Is Green, Trumpets of the Lord, Carry Me Back to Morningside Heights and Tiger, Tiger Burning Bright. Recent film appearances include Alex Cross, Diary of a Mad Black Woman and The Help.Weller Martin (Jones) and Fonsia Dorsey (Tyson) meet on the porch of their nursing home and strike up a friendship, with Weller teaching Fonsia how to play gin rummy. As they play, they share stories about the lives they led in the outside world. But when Fonsia wins every hand, Weller becomes increasingly frustrated, until their gin games and conversations become a battleground, with each player exposing the other’s failures, disappointments and insecurities.The pair last appeared on Broadway together in A Hand Is on the Gate in 1966. And in case you were wondering, Tyson is 90, Jones is 84 and they will be doing eight shows a week!The Gin Game returns to the Golden Theatre where the original production opened in 1977, starring Hume Cronyn and Jessica Tandy. The play last appeared on Broadway in 1997, in a production starring Charles Durning and Julie Harris. The Gin Game has also been filmed twice for television; in 1981 with original stars Cronyn and Tandy, and in 2003 with Dick van Dyke and Mary Tyler Moore.Complete creative team will be announced later. The Gin Gamelast_img read more

Indian Super League 2019-20 Live Streaming: When and Where to Watch ATK vs Hyderabad FC Telecast

first_imgThe Indian Super League 2019-20 will see a face-off between ATK and Hyderabad FC on Friday, October 25. The ISL 2019-20 ATK vs Hyderabad FC will be played at the Salt Lake Stadium, Kolkata. ATK, who lost their inaugural match to Kerala Blasters, will look to make things right for their side. Meanwhile, debutant Hyderabad FC, who will be playing their first-ever Indian Super League game, will eye to leave a mark. The Indian Super League 2019-20 ATK vs Hyderabad FC will start at 7:30 pm.Speaking at the pre-match press conference, Hyderabad coach Phil Brown said, “It’s a great game for us. Away from home, I couldn’t think of a better venue. It’s a fantastic city, Kolkata. And we are coming here to face a team that, history has proved, have played good football.” Meanwhile, ATK head coach Antonio Lopez Habas is expecting his side to earn fan’s support. “We need to earn the support of the fans. To be fair, I don’t just want to ask the fans to support us. The players on the pitch must prove it to the fans. Our chances of a win increase by 20 percent with the support of the fans. Without supporters, there is no football.”Indian Super League 2019-20 ATK Probable Line-up vs Hyderabad FC: Arindam Bhattacharja (GK), Pritam Kotal, Carl McHugh, Agustin Iniguez, Prabir Das, Pronay Halder, Jayesh Rane, Edu Garcia, Michael Soosairaj, David Williams, Roy KrishnaIndian Super League 2019-20 Hyderabad FC Probable Line-up vs ATK: Kamaljit Singh (GK), Matthew Kilgallon, Gurtej Singh, Rafael Gomez, Sahil Panwar, Adil Khan, Marko Stankovic, Giles Barnes, Bobo, Marcelo Pereira, Robin SinghWhat time will the Indian Super League 2019-20 ATK vs Hyderabad FC match start?The ISL 2019-20 ATK vs Hyderabad FC match is scheduled to start at 7:30 pm. The match between the ATK vs Hyderabad FC FC will be at the Salt Lake Stadium, Kolkata.Where to watch Indian Super League 2019-20 ATK vs Hyderabad FC match on TV?The ATK vs Hyderabad FC can be viewed on the television sets on sports channel Star Sports 1 and Star Sports 1 HD, Star Sports 2 and Star Sports 2 HD.Where to watch Indian Super League 2019-20 ATK vs Hyderabad FC match on live streaming?The live streaming of ATK vs Hyderabad FC, Indian Super league 2019-20 will be available on Hotstar and Jio TV. Get the best of News18 delivered to your inbox – subscribe to News18 Daybreak. Follow News18.com on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Telegram, TikTok and on YouTube, and stay in the know with what’s happening in the world around you – in real time. atkbengaluru fcchennaiyin fcfc goa First Published: October 25, 2019, 11:59 AM ISTlast_img read more