Potter Actors Receive Olivier Award Nominations


Jan 18, 2006

Posted by: Melissa Anelli | Comments


Three Harry Potter cast members have been nominated for Laurence Olivier Awards, the most prestigious theater awards in the U.K. Richard Griffiths (Vernon Dursley) received a nomination for Best Actor in a Play for Heroes, which was also nominated for Best Play. David Bradley (Argus Filch) was nominated for Best Actor in a Supporting Role for Henry IV – Parts I & II. Julie Walters (Molly Weasley) received a nomination for Best Actress in a Musical for Acorn Antiques — the Musical! The entire list of nominees may be seen here. Winners will be announced during a “star-studded” ceremony on February 26.
Congratulations to Mr. Griffiths, Mr. Bradley and Ms. Walters!
UPDATE:Reader Bianca pointed out to us that My name is Rachel Corrie, directed and co-written by Alan Rickman, has been nominated for Outstanding Achievement in an Affiliate Theatre.

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