Fiennes, Griffiths, and Dale Receive Drama League Noms
Apr 21, 2006
Three performers from the world of Harry Potter have received nominations for their work on the stage. Actor Ralph Fiennes (Lord Voldemort), Richard Griffiths (Uncle Vernon), and audio book narrator Jim Dale were nominated with awards from the Drama League. All three men were nominated in the same category of “The Distinguished Performance Award. ” Faith Healer, starring Ralph Fiennes, and currently previewing on Broadway, was nominated in the category of “Distinguished Revival of a Play. ” Three Penny Opera, featuring Jim Dale, was nominated as Distinguished Revival of a Musical,” and The History Boys, starring Richard Griffiths, is included in the “Distinguished Production of a Play” category. These awards will be presented on Friday, May 5, in New York. Congratulations Ralph, Richard and Jim!