Big Screen to Broadway: Movie Stars Taking the Stage

Kiefer Sutherland
Kiefer Sutherland
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 06: Actor Kiefer Sutherland attends the after party for the opening night of "That Championship Season" at Gotham Hall on March 6, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Jemal Countess/Getty Images)
Al Pacino
Al Pacino
NEW YORK - NOVEMBER 07: Al Pacino attends the opening night of "The Merchant of Venice" at The Broadhurst Theatre on November 7, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Andy Kropa/Getty Images)
Philip Seymour Hoffman
Philip Seymour Hoffman
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 15: Actors Philip Seymour Hoffman (L) and Andrew Garfield take a curtain call at the Broadway opening night of "Death Of A Salesman" at the Barrymore Theatre on March 15, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)
David Alan Grier
David Alan Grier
NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 12: Actor David Alan Grier joins the cast to take a bow during the curtain call at "The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess" Broadway opening night at the Richard Rodgers Theatre on January 12, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Jemal Countess/Getty Images)
Will Ferrell
Will Ferrell
NEW YORK - FEBRUARY 5: Actor Will Ferrell appears onstage during curtain call at the opening night of "You're Welcome America. A Final Night with George W. Bush" at the Cort Theater February 5, 2009 in New York City. (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images)
John Lithgow
John Lithgow
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 25: Actor John Lithgow attends "The Columnist" Broadway opening night at Samuel J. Friedman Theatre on April 25, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images)
Jim Parsons
Jim Parsons
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 27: Jim Parsons attends the after party for the Broadway opening night of "The Normal Heart" at The Edison Ballroom on April 27, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by D Dipasupil/Getty Images)
Ricky Martin
Ricky Martin
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 05: Ricky Martin attends the "Evita" broadway opening night after party at the Marquis Theatre on April 5, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images)
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Catherine Zeta-Jones
Catherine Zeta-Jones' most recent role, Desiree in A Little Night Music, earned her a Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical.
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Chris Rock
Comedian Chris Rock also made his stage debut this Spring, starring in The Motherf**ker with the Hat.
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Daniel Radcliffe
Best known for playing the title character in the Harry Potter films, Daniel Radcliffe has made his musical debut in this year's revival of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying.
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Robin Williams
Actor Robin Williams made his Broadway acting debut this March in Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo.
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Whoopi Goldberg
Whoopi Goldberg has taken her talents and characters from her 1991 comedy Sister Act to Sister Act: The Musical, which Goldberg produces.
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Jennifer Garner
Actress Jennifer Garner came to New York in 2007 to star in Cyrano De Bergerac.
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Katie Holmes
Katie Holmes starred in All My Sons on Broadway in late 2008.
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Paul Rudd, Julia Roberts, Bradley Cooper
Julie Roberts starred alongside fellow screen actors Paul Rudd and Bradley Cooper in the 2006 production of Three Days of Rain.
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Scarlett Johansson (credit: Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)
Scarlett Johansson
Scarlett Johansson won a Tony Award for her 2010 role in A View from the Bridge.
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