Friars Club Will Honor Debbie Reynolds June 15

News   Friars Club Will Honor Debbie Reynolds June 15 Debbie Reynolds, who is currently playing Manhattan's Cafe Carlyle, will be made an Honorary Friar June 15.
Debbie Reynolds
Debbie Reynolds

The afternoon ceremony, which will be held at the New York Friars Club, will begin at 12:30 PM. Friars Dean Freddie Roman will lead the ceremony, and theatre writer Ellis Nassour will interview Reynolds about her life and work. Debbie Reynolds earned an Academy Award nomination for her work in the movie musical "The Unsinkable Molly Brown." The triple-threat is also known for performances in "Singin' in the Rain," "How the West Was Won" and "The Catered Affair" as well as her TV show, "The Debbie Reynolds Show." Reynolds was Tony-nominated for her performance in Irene, and later assumed the lead role in Broadway's Woman of the Year.

The New York Friars Club is located at 57 East 55th Street; call (212) 751-7272 for more information.