Uma Pulls A Nicole Kidman

Nicole Kidman isn’t the only movie star to come to the Great White Way this season. Uma Thurman has joined the cast of the upcoming production of Moliere’s comedy classic “The Misanthrope,” which begins Broadway previews Jan. 28 prior to a Feb. 14 opening. She will play a celebrated American starlet in this new version, with Roger Rees (who played Rebecca’s rich suitor on “Cheers”) performing the title character, a cynical playwright. The play has been updated to contemporary London.

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