Bitter Wheat production images featuring John Malkovich released

Production images for Bitter Wheat, the new play by David Mamet starring John Malkovich, have been released ahead of the play's world premiere at the Garrick Theatre later this week.

Directed by Mamet, the play is inspired by recent Hollywood events, and stars Malkovich as a shamed Hollywood producer called Barnet Fein.

The play sees Malkovich return to London he directed a production of the play Good Canary at the Rose Theatre Kingston in 2016. His theatre credits include starring in Sam Shepard's True West, as well as productions of  A Streetcar Named Desire and Death of a Salesman.  

Bitter Wheat also stars Doon Mackichan, Ioanna Kimbrook, Alexander Arnold, Teddy Kempner, Matthew Pidgeon and Zephryn Taitte.

Bitter Wheat is at the Garrick Theatre until 21st September.

Bitter Wheat tickets are available now.







Photo credit: Manuel Harlan

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