Broadway’s Brian d’Arcy James joins the cast of Jez Butterworth’s The Ferryman next month, as 15 new cast members are replaced beginning Tuesday, February 19th. D’Arcy James takes over tas Quinn Carney from departing cast member Paddy Considine. A three-time Tony Award nominee, d’Arcy James’ credits include Next to Normal, Titanic, Time Stands Still, Hamilton and Something Rotten!, with film and TV roles in Spotlight, First Man and 13 Reasons Why, among many others.
Others in the February replacement cast are Holley Fain, Emily Bergl, Fred Applegate, Ralph Brown, Sean Delaney, Jack DiFalco, Ethan Dubin, Shuler Hensley, Terence Keeley, Collin Kelly-Sordelet, Ann McDonough, Julia Nightingale and Graham Winton.
The production, directed by Sam Mendes, includes 17 main adults, four children, and 4 infants (on rotation for one role).
Returning cast members include Charles Dale, Matilda Lawler, Michael Quinton McArthur, Willow McCarthy, Brooklyn Shuck, Glenn Speers, Glynis Bell, Peter Bradbury, Will Coombs, Gina Costigan, Carly Gold, Holly Gould, Trevor Harrison Braun, Bella May Mordus, Griffin Osborne, and, say producers, “four adorable babies who rotate in the role of Bobby Carney.”
Further casting to be announced.
The Ferryman opened Oct. 21 at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre and recently extended its engagement through July 7.