Bradley Cooper will take his acclaimed portrayal of Merrick, better known as the Elephant Man – an Englishman with severe deformities who was exhibited as a human curiosity in Victorian times – to London this summer, as the Broadway production transfers to the West End.
"Never did we think we would have the privilege to perform this show on Broadway, let alone in London," Cooper, 40, said in a statement. "I'm honored that Alessandro [Nivola], Patricia [Clarkson], the entire company and I have the opportunity to continue to tell his story."
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