Queer Eye's Jonathan Van Ness to star in Celebrity Autobiography on Broadway

Van Ness has been added to the star-studded line-up for the December 17 performance at Broadway's Marquis Theatre.

Jonathan Van Ness

Emmy Award nominee and "Queer Eye" favorite Jonathan Van Ness has been added to the star-studded line-up for Celebrity Autobiography on Broadway. Mr. Van Ness will make his Broadway debut in the December 17 performance at the Marquis Theatre.

Jonathan Van Ness earned an Emmy Award nomination this year in the category of "Outstanding Short Form Variety Series" for "Gay of Thrones" and is also well-known for his appearances on the hit Netflix series "Queer Eye".

Celebrity Autobiography debuted at the Marquis Theatre on November 26, 2018, and is scheduled to play a second engagement tonight, December 10, and a final performance on December 17, 2018.

Here is the updated schedule for the remaining two performances, subject to change:

DECEMBER 10: Alec Baldwin, Mario Cantone, Tony Danza, Rachel Dratch, Susan Lucci, Eugene Pack, Dayle Reyfel, and Cecily Strong

DECEMBER 17: Mario Cantone, Rachel Dratch, Susan Lucci, Eugene Pack, Antoni PorowskiDayle ReyfelMichael Urie, and Jonathan Van Ness

Created by Emmy Award nominee Eugene Pack and developed by Pack alongside Dayle Reyfel, Celebrity Autobiography was first staged in Los Angeles in 1998 and went on to gain grain popularity thanks to a 2005 television special on Bravo. Beginning in 2008, Celebrity Autobiography has been regularly mounted off-Broadway at the Triad, featuring a stellar line-up of comedic actors performing from the actual memoirs of a wide variety of stars, ranging from Elizabeth Taylor, Debbie Reynolds, and Eddie Fisher to Richard Burton. It has since been performed in London's West End, in Edinburgh, and at Australia’s Sydney Opera House.

Celebrity Autobiography on Broadway is produced by MagicSpace Entertainment, Angelo Fraboni, Carl Pasbjerg, Dayle Reyfel and EP Productions.

Celebrity Autobiography on Broadway Tickets are available now.

(Photo by Matt Monath)