Clarke Peters - Writer, Performer.
Played the role of Billy Flynn in CHICAGO, both on Broadway and in the West End productions.
A native American living in London, Mr. Peters was last seen on Broadway as Joe Mott in THE ICEMAN COMETH, a role which he also played in the Almeida production.
London credits include: Royal National Theatre GUYS AND DOLLS, MA RAINEY'S BLACK BOTTOM, THE PASSION AND DESPATCHES; additional
West End credits: DRIVING MISS DAISY, KISS OF THE SPIDER WOMAN, AMEN CORNER, LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS, BLUES IN THE NIGHT, KING, FIVE GUYS NAMED MOE.
Fringe: OTHELLO, THE WIZ, CARMEN JONES, PUTTING IT TOGETHER.
Film: NOTTING HILL, OUTLANDS, MONA LISA,DEATH TRAIN.
He recently appeared in the HBO miniseries THE CORNER with Charles Dutton.
As a director, his credits include BLUES FOR MR. CHARLIE, FASCINATING AIDA, KING and MARTIN LUTHER.
He is author of FIVE GUYS NAMED MOE and UNFORGETTABLE.
Awards and nominations:
1999 Theatre World Award THE ICEMAN COMETH [winner]
1992 Tony Award ® Best Book of a Musical - FIVE GUYS NAMED MOE [nominee]