Richard Poe

Richard Poe previously appeared as Bradley in The Cocktail Hour (2013) and as Christopher Sly in The Taming of the Shrew (1983) at the Huntington. He has appeared in 14 Broadway shows, including M. Butterfly, The Pajama Game, Journeys End, Our Country’s Good, Cry-Baby, Moon Over Buffalo, and Fiddler on the Roof. Off Broadway, he created roles in Christopher Durang’s Why Torture is Wrong, and the People Who Love Them (The Public Theater/NYSF) and in Paul Rudnick’s Jeffrey (Minetta Lane Theatre and Geffen Playhouse). He is the recipient of the 2012 Barrymore Award for Best Actor for his performance in The Outgoing Tide (Philadelphia Theatre Company) and a Bay Area Critics nod for his Edgar Halcyon in Tales of the City (American Conservatory Theater). His film and television credits include Born on the Fourth of July, Presumed Innocent, Transamerica, Speechless, Gul Evek in all of the modern “Star Trek” series, “Frasier,” “Ed,” “Law & Order,” “The 5 Mrs. Buchanans,” “Pride & Joy,” and “The Prosecutors.” He has narrated over 100 audio books, and he is the recipient of the 2004 Audie Award for his narration of East of Eden.

(As of November 2013)

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