The Derry Women star will carry out on stage alongside some severe Hollywood heavyweights in December.
Louisa Harland, aka Orla McCool, will seem alongside Woody Harrelson and Andy Serkis in an upcoming darkish comedy which is due on the London stage earlier than the top of 2023.
‘Ulster American’, written by David Eire, portrays the position of a Northern Irish playwright known as Ruth Davenport – who shall be performed by Louisa.
The present is described as a “pitch-black comedy”, which can comply with three characters; Ruth Davenport (Louisa Harland), Oscar profitable actor Jay Conway (Woody Harrelson) and Leigh Francis (Andy Serkis), as they rehearse a brand new play which might probably launch their careers.
Talking concerning the upcoming present, director, Jeremy Herrin, stated: “I’m delighted that this rollercoaster of a play has summoned such a stellar roster of expertise to hitch us for this pitch-black comedy on the superbly refurbished Riverside Studios.
“I’ve at all times admired David Eire’s fearlessness and the best way he manages to skewer pretension in its many guises”.
He went on to say, “It’s an honour to carry the legend that’s Woody Harrelson to London; to welcome Andy Serkis again to the stage after a lot success within the films; and to benefit from the good Louisa Harland going toe-to-toe with them each”.
“It’ll be an exhilarating night and I can’t wait to see our viewers’s response to this explosive present”.
‘Ulster American’ will mark Woody Harrelson’s return to the London stage for the primary time since 2005, when he starred within the West Finish in Tennessee Williams’ The Night time Of The Iguana.
‘Ulster American’ can have a preview evening on December 4th at London’s Riverside Studios, adopted by the opening evening on December thirteenth.
The play will run till January twenty eighth.
Tickets will go on sale at 10:00 am on October twelfth, with precedence reserving open on October tenth.