Tom Conti to Join Cast of West End's Twelve Angry Men
13 Mar 2014
Tom Conti will take over as Juror Number 8 in the West End production of Twelve Angry Men, currently running at the Garrick Theatre. He will succeed Martin Shaw, beginning performances March 31.
Conti, who won the 1979 Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play for reprising his West End performance in Brian Clark's Whose Life is it Anyway? on Broadway, has appeared frequently on the West End and touring stage. His films include "Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence," "Shirley Valentine," "Reuben Reuben" (Oscar nomination as Best Actor), "The Dark Knight Rises" and "Streetdance 2."
He joins Robert Vaughn and Jeff Fahey who continue in their roles in the production directed by Christopher Haydon.
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