Daniel Radcliffe to Return to Broadway in ‘The Lifespan of a Fact’


Deadline reported, Daniel Radcliffe along Cherry Jones and Bobby Cannavale are set to return to Broadway for the world premiere of play The Lifespan of a Fact.

The play will premiere next fall. Radcliffe will play Fingal, Jones will play Fingal’s boss while Csnnavale will play D’Agata. 

You can read the premise of the play below:

As described by the production, Lifespan “is based on the stirring true story of John D’Agata’s essay, ‘What Happens There,’ about the Las Vegas suicide of teenager Levi Presley. Jim Fingal, assigned to fact check the piece, ignited a seven-year debate on the blurred lines of what passes for truth in literary nonfiction.”

Based on the non-fiction book of the same title, Leigh Silverman is attached to direct, Jeremy Kareken & David Murrell and Gordon Farrell will pen the script.