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Happy Early Birthday Andy Karl: Groundhog Day Are Honored at Tony di Napoli

Happy Early Birthday Andy Karl: Groundhog Day Are Honored at Tony di Napoli
Andy Karl

Andy Karl revealing the portrait

Andy Karl

Andy Karl revealing the portrait

Andy Karl

Andy Karl revealing the portrait

Andy Karl and Groundhog Day were honored with a portrait on the Tony’s di Napoli Broadway Wall of Fame on August 17. Groundhog Day, based on the 1993 film of the same name about a TV weatherman who relives the same day over and over again, ends its run September 17 at the August Wilson Theatre. The production will have played 32 previews and 176 regular performances upon closing.

Andy Karl, Groundhog Day

Andy Karl

Andy Karl

Andy Karl (Rocky, On the Twentieth Century, Legally Blonde) was presented with an early birthday cake. His birthday is August 29th. Karl received his third Tony Award nomination for his portrayal of cynical Pittsburgh TV weatherman Phil Connors, a role he created in the show’s London world premiere. Karl’s performance earned him the 2017 Olivier, Drama Desk, and Outer Critics Circle Awards for Best Actor in a Musical. The role was originated on screen by Bill Murray.

Andy Karl

Happy Birthday Andy

Andy Karl

Andy Karl, Groundhog Day

Andy Karl and his wife Orfeh

Andy Karl, Groundhog Day, Barrett Doss

Barrett Doss, Andy Karl

Andy Karl, Groundhog Day, Barrett Doss

The cast of Groundhog Day

Andy Karl, Groundhog Day,

Valerie Smaldone, Andy Karl

Valerie Smaldone, Andy Karl

Valerie Smaldone, Andy Karl

Valerie Smaldone, Andy Karl, Bruce Dimpflmaier

Valerie Smaldone, Andy Karl, Bruce Dimpflmaier

Andy Karl, Groundhog Day

Valerie Smaldone

Valerie Smaldone

Andy Karl

Andy Karl

Bruce Dimpflmaier, Andy Karl, Valerie Smaldone

Andy Karl

Andy Karl

 

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Mary Ann Lopinto is a long-time writer and photographer (and cabaret aficionado). Her writing and photo­graphs are and have been ubiquitous in the industry and industry media for decades. – See more at: http://www.womanaroundtown.com/sections/playing-around/maryann-lopinto-honored-at-the-metropolitan-room#sthash.CzfWMVab.dpuf

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