Who Won the 1957
Academy Awards Best Actor

Yul Brynner

("The King and I")

1956 Academy Awards Best Actor Winner
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The King speaks. Jose Llana on what King and I has to teach us now

DC Theatre Scene
“Any story about a world leader who realizes the only way to protect the country is not by extending walls but extending a hand of friendship to a foreigner—I find that very profound,” Jose Llana says, speaking from the touring Lincoln center ...

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Hail to the 'King and I'

The Weekly Standard
The performances are uniformly excellent; Jose Llana brings a levity to his performance of the King that is strangely absent in even the great Yul Brynner's famous take on the part. British-born Laura Michelle Kelly is terrific as Miss Anna, and has ...


1957 Academy Awards Best Actor Winner Yul Brynner News

Musical gets off-off-off Broadway test drive at Louisburg College

News & Observer
The two-weekend run is being produced by Conwell Worthington II, a Greenville native whose four decades of experience includes directing national tours and Broadway runs of such shows as the revival of “The King and I” with Yul Brynner, “Much Ado About ...

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Hipsters Go Home

The Weekly Standard
The performances are uniformly excellent; Jose Llana brings a levity to his performance of the King that is strangely absent in even the great Yul Brynner's famous take on the part. British-born Laura Michelle Kelly is terrific as Miss Anna, and has ...

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