Chris Lemmon's Jack Lemmon Returns, New Play About His Father, Opens May 12 at Royal George Theatre

#Jack Lemmon Returns, a new play with music by Chris Lemmon, officially opens at the Royal George Theatre May 12 following previews that began May 2. 

Chris Lemmon
Chris Lemmon

The play, which is produced and directed by Hershey Felder, focuses on Chris Lemmon's relationship with his father, the Academy Award-winning actor Jack Lemmon.

Chris, the son of Jack Lemmon and Cynthia Stone, has performed in the TV shows "Knots Landing," "Duet" and "Brothers and Sisters." His film credits include "Just the Ticket" and "Land of the Free."

Jack Lemmon, a two-time Academy Award winner, starred in the films "Mister Roberts," "Some Like it Hot," "Days of Wine and Roses" and "The Odd Couple."

Chris' book "A Twist of Lemmon" is a tribute to his father. It was published in 2006.

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