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Forest Whitaker Celebrates His Broadway Debut on the Opening Night of Hughie

Frank Wood and Michael Grandage discuss O'Neill's compact drama.

Oscar winner Forest Whitaker made his Broadway debut last night in Eugene O'Neill's acclaimed two-person drama Hughie. Along with Tony-winning costar Frank Wood, Whitaker is directed by Tony winner Michael Grandage. On opening night, the three artists took a break from celebrating to talk to TheaterMania, sharing their thoughts on O'Neill's enigmatic characters and the play's resonant themes.