Laurie Metcalf joins Bruce Willis in ‘Misery’

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John Schiappa and Laurie Metcalf in "The Other Place." She earned both a Tony Award and Drama Desk nomination for Best Actress in a Play. (PHOTO: Joan Marcus) John Schiappa and Laurie Metcalf in “The Other Place.” She earned both a Tony Award and Drama Desk nomination for Best Actress in a Play. (Photo: Joan Marcus)

Two-time Tony nominee Laurie Metcalf now will be co-starring with Bruce Willis when he makes his Broadway debut this fall in the stage adaptation of Stephen King’s novel “Misery,” replacing Elizabeth Marvel who has a scheduling conflict.

Poster for "Misery."The play, like the 1990 movie that earned Kathy Bates an Academy Award, is about a deranged fan Annie Wilkes  who holds her favorite romance novelist (Willis) captive. It’s scheduled to run at the Broadhurst Theatre from Oct. 22 through Feb. 7 with a Nov. 15 opening night (dates are still tentative).

Stephen King wrote the novel “Misery” that William Goldman adapted  for the screen and for the stage. Will Frears will direct. . Goldman’s work include his thriller novel “Marathon Man” and comedy-fantasy novel “The Princess Bride…

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