Ever since it premiered at The Old Vic in London in 2016, the rumour mill has been rife with talk about if and when Tim Minchin’s musical...
Lindsay Lohan in Speed-the-Plow from 24 Sep 2014
It is now confirmed that Lindsay Lohan will star in David Mamet's Speed-The-Plow, opening at the Playhouse Theatre 2 Oct 2014, following previews from 24 Sep - running to 29 Nov 2014.
Directed by Lindsay Posner, it is produced by Danny Moar and Simon Friend for Theatre Royal Bath Productions.
When a hugely bankable star agrees to appear in a sure-fire commercial hit, film producers Bobby Gould and Charlie Fox are convinced this is the break of a lifetime. That is until Karen, a temporary secretary, derails the dream. When she persuades Bobby to dump the blockbuster in favour of a story which can only be described as box-office poison, Charlie is forced to resort to desperate measures….
Film actress Lindsay Lohan will be making her stage debut as 'Karen', a part which was originally played in New York in 1988 by Madonna. She started her film career as a child star in movies such Disney's The Parent Trap. Her adult credits include Mean Girls, Robert Altman's A Prairie Home Companion and Emilio Estevez's Bobby. She has appeared in the TV series Ugly Betty and starred as Elizabeth Taylor in the biographical TV film Liz & Dick.