Andrew Rannells, a Tony nominee for his performance in The Book Of Mormon, will take over the title role in Hedwig And The Angry Inch when Tony winner Neil Patrick Harris departs the show in August, producer David Binder says. Harris leaves on August 17 and Rannells, also a regular on the HBO series Girls, takes over August 20. He won the Tony Award for best musical revival on Sunday and has been SRO at the Belasco Theatre. He’s billed as a limited-time-only appearance.
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